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Month: October 2017

Thankful Thursday

Thankful Thursday

When I started this blog, I wanted to be sure that I stayed true to it’s purpose.  And that is to develop a community of women who want or need to be more mindful with their money.  I used to have a family blog.  Remember […]

Dinosaur Birthday Party on a Budget

Dinosaur Birthday Party on a Budget

I’ve been a mom for almost 8 years now so I feel like I can consider myself a seasoned birthday party planner.  I’ve done big parties and small parties.  Parties at home and parties at a rented space.  Parties that were budget friendly, and parties […]

How to travel on a budget

How to travel on a budget

Vacation.  A word that can simultaneously make you excited and anxious all at once.  Excited for the chance to make memories with your family. Anxious about the inevitable tired, grumpy kids and, of course, the cost.  We recently took a family trip down to San […]

Money mistakes I made in my early 20’s

Money mistakes I made in my early 20’s

I guess the title of this gives away the fact I’m no longer in my early 20’s.  Most days I go back and forth between feeling like it’s been 5 minutes since I’ve been in my early 20’s and 50 years since I’ve been there. […]

How to save money on clothes for your kids as they grow

How to save money on clothes for your kids as they grow

This week I finally felt that crispness in the air and it brought a smile to my face.  Fall is here my friends!  But that smile quickly started to fade when I thought about the colder weather and how my 2 kids are soon going […]