Saving Money

With a family of four living on one income, creating a budget is a necessity. Our family budget allows us to save thousands of dollars each year through couponing and more strategic money saving ideas like sharing a car, cutting my husband’s hair, and more. Below are all of my posts to help you save money for your family!

Are you saving for a sunny day?

If you looked at your last 10 Google searches, how many of them were related to money? I remember when I first found out that I was pregnant with C. It was a huge surprise, we were in a new city, didn’t know anyone within a 5-hour radius, and had just started graduate school. My […]

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Get your coupon for great savings on RO*TEL at Walmart!

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JustAddRotel #CollectiveBias Great Savings on RO*TEL at Walmart! Are you creating a big snacking spread for the Big Tournament? Looking for ways to spice up game day and save money at the same time? #JustAddRotel is the perfect […]

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Make your own all-natural diaper cream and skin cream with essential oils.

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30-Minute Chicken Enchilada Soup Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyPicknSave #CollectiveBias When Hubster and I moved to Minnesota for graduate school, we never expected what was about to happen. I got pregnant immediately, became too ill for my graduate assistantship and had to withdraw from school. We […]

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Last-minute Valentine’s Day savings with free coupons from Groupon Coupons

Disclosure: I am receiving compensation from Groupon Coupons in exchange for this post. The thoughts and opinions below are entirely my own. No matter how much I plan, holidays always seem to creep up on me. You’re telling me there’s less than a week left before Valentine’s Day? I had better get shopping! I won’t […]

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Toddler Tea Parties are easy with Finish dishwasher cleaner! #SparklySavings #CollectiveBias #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias “Mommy, let’s play tea pot!” That is C’s way of requesting a tea party. He enjoys pretending to pour tea for Baby Jo and me, serve us cookies or scones, and take turns using the tea pot. […]

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