3 Homemade Stain Removers You Can Make

3 Simple Homemade Stain Removers You Can Make

With kids you will have stains. It is a given. No sooner do you give birth than you find your nice shirts with stains on them. The amount of stain remover I went through when my children were young was insane, and very costly. Had I know about these 3 Simple Homemade Stain Removers back […]

40 Ways To Recycle Household Items | Part 2

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Welcome back to 40 Ways to Recycle Household Items!  In the first post in this series, I discussed ways to re-use everything from apple peels to junk mail. If you just get creative, you can find many additional uses for just about anything. In this post, We will look at 10 more items that are […]

The Importance of An Emergency Fund

If you are trying to get out of debt, you may be following Dave Ramsey and his Total Money Makeover or some variation of his advice. When I first bought the Total Money Makeover 6 months ago, I read it in two days and told Brad “This is what we are going to do!”.  He […]

What is On Sale The Month of November

What is On Sale The Month of November

November kicks off the holiday shopping season, and there are plenty of deals to be had throughout the entire month, not just on Black Friday. You’ll also get to save money on Halloween clearance and find some great grocery deals. Here is what is on sale the month of November: :: Grocery & Drugstore Deals […]

Is Wegmans Really More Expensive Than Other Stores?

Is Wegmans More Expensive

One thing that often shocks my friends and family is when I tell them that I do most of my shopping at Wegmans. Of course, I am well-known for always being able to find the best deals and without fail, the reaction is usually “Wait – YOU shop at Wegmans? They are so much more […]

How To Green Your Laundry Routine

How to Green Your Laundry Routine and Save Money

Laundry is one of the biggest ways we impact our environment. There are chemicals leached into our water supplies that are potentially damaging, running the machines themselves are often huge drains on our energy resources and the amount that we do each week really can make this all add up. If you are trying to […]

9 Household Uses For Ammonia

Household Uses For Ammonia

Household ammonia is a very good product to have on hand in a number of situations. Just like baking soda, it is cheap and can be used in so many ways. Although ammonia is a great tool to use, it is absolutely vital that you first consider the safety precautions before diving in. A few […]

Easy Homemade Natural Toilet Bowl Scrub

Easy Homemade Natural Toilet Bowl Scrub

Whether you discovered you are out at the last minute or you are trying to rid your house of chemicals, this Homemade Natural Toilet Bowl Scrub is sure to come in handy. Not only is it very inexpensive to throw together, it is always handy if you are out of your regular cleaner. Plus the […]

What is On Sale The Month of October

What is On Sale The Month of October

October marks the transition from fall to holiday shopping. You will see stores setting up their holiday displays, and it’s a great time to get end-of-the-season clearance. It is also time for Halloween, so there are plenty of deals on costumes, decorations, and candy. Here is what is on sale the month of October: :: […]

4 Spices You Shouldn’t Be Without

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4 Spices You Shouldn’t Live Without (And Why) Head over to the spice selection in your local grocery store and you may be overwhelmed with the choices. Thyme, Marjoram, Fennel Seed…how is a person supposed to know which spices they should choose to keep in their pantry and which spices are more of a one-time-use […]