Back to School Savings

Back to School Savings  Life as Mom

It’s officially stock up on school supplies and dust off the lunch box supplies time. How can you shop wisely and reap back to school savings? If you haven’t been inundated already by school supplies sales, I’d be surprised. Even though I did my shopping as soon as the 4th of July was over, I […]

How Moms Do: Finances

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Money matters. Particularly when you’ve got a family. Wondering how other families handle the finances?

Good Graduation Gifts that Won’t Cost a Fortune

Graduation Gifts that Won't Cost a Fortune

Got a graduation to celebrate? Here are some good gift ideas that won’t cost a fortune.

How to Save Money on Food Costs When Life is Crazy

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We all gotta eat. No matter how busy we are. But our business can put the pounds on our bodies and make our wallets shrink. Follow these tips for saving money on food when life is crazy.

How to Be a Better Homemaker

Jessica Kitchen

Homemaking is for everyone who eats, sleeps, and relaxes in his or her home. It’s an art, and one that we can always improve in.

Why We Give Our Kids an Allowance

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We give our children a set amount of money each month. They don’t have to “earn” it. It’s an allowance without strings.

Legoland on a Budget

Legoland on a Budget food costs

Want to visit Legoland in San Diego? Not wanting to spend a lot of money? Check out these tried and true tips for enjoying Legoland on a budget.

Saving on Easter Supplies (Frugal Friday)


Looking to celebrate Easter on a budget? Consider some of these ways to save. Easter is just days away. Chances are you may be planning for some kind of special gathering with friends and family. It might be tempting to run out and buy whatever you need, in a frenzy of activity, instead of taking […]