6 Ways to Drastically Cut Expenses in your Budget

6 Ways to Drastically Cut Expenses in your Budget

How to Drastically Cut Expenses Right now we are experiencing inflation at rates that we haven’t seen in decades. Mind you, I could rant all day about how this inflation isn’t necessary–but that corporations are not willing to absorb increased costs and decreased profits. But you didn’t come here for a political rant. My family…

Free Holiday Spending Tracker | How to Spend your Holidays Meaningfully

Free Holiday Spending Tracker | How to Spend your Holidays Meaningfully

Holiday Spending Holiday spending is fun! It’s nice to recognize those we love and share our abundance with them. Overspending at Christmas is not. And, when you’ve had a particularly tough year, you might be extra tempted to overdo it on Christmas spending. Every year, the Christmas decorations come out in the stores earlier than…

How to Rock No-Spend November | No Spend Month Rules + Printable | 2022

How to Rock No-Spend November | No Spend Month Rules + Printable | 2022

No-Spend November I have this friend. And I’m not judging, just using her as an example. But she recently posted on Facebook that her family spent almost $1000 on restaurants/take out for one month. A thousand dollars. Just on restaurants, fast food, coffee drinks. That’s $250 a week! First thing I said to her was,…

Cutting the Cable Cord Options |  Will I have to give up TV and Internet?

Cutting the Cable Cord Options | Will I have to give up TV and Internet?

Cutting the Cable Cord Options Are you fed up with your cable TV bills? We were! And with technology, it seemed like disconnecting your pay cable service and using just internet options seemed viable. After all, we have not had a land line in our house since 2002. When we gave up the house phone,…

9 Food Shopping Hacks to Save a Third on Your Groceries (and no coupons!)

9 Food Shopping Hacks to Save a Third on Your Groceries (and no coupons!)

Grocery Shopping Hacks When money is tight it is important that you know how to feed your family on a budget. As a former confessed extreme couponer, I really used to know my way around the grocery store register. But, the TV show and social media made the idea more popular and coupon policies became…