10 Ways to Cut Your Electric or Gas Bill

10 Ways To Lower Your Electric Bill

Cutting down on the cost of your electric or gas bill is simple, if you follow certain steps to ensure that you conserve energy. Get blackout curtains – In the summer, the sun beating down on your house is a really quick way to make it hot, especially on the upper levels of the house….

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Grow Your Own Organic Salad For Dinner Tonight!

Fresh and healthy vegetable garden in summer.

It is dinnertime and you want a delicious wholesome salad as the main course. Sometimes it is as easy as heading out to your organic garden and harvesting what you want to eat right then and there. From salad greens to berries, you can grow it all and have it on your kitchen table when…

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Why I Stopped Clipping Coupons (and How I Am Still Saving Money)

Why I Stopped Clipping Coupons And How I Am Still Saving Money

Long-time readers of Moms Need To Know will remember that I used to post a LOT more about grocery and drug store deals. As a matter of fact, that used to be the main focus of this site and was for almost 6 years. These days, I only post about anything coupon-related 2 days a…

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How I Save Money At Aldi

How I Save Money At Aldi

** Note – I was not asked to write this post by Aldi or anyone else and am not being compensated for this post.  This is just something that I have been meaning to write for a long time! ** I still remember the first time I stepped in to an Aldi.  It was about…

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What Is On Sale The Month Of May

What's On Sale The Month of May

May is the month of merry-making! Mother’s Day, May Day, and Memorial Day all provide plenty of reasons to celebrate outside. Expect deals on grilling supplies and foods as well as warmer clothing and spring closeouts as summer is just around the corner. Here is what is on sale in May :: Grocery & Drugstore…

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Homemade Foot Scrub and Soak | Coconut Lime Foot Scrub!

DIY Foot Scrub

Summer, sandals and flip flop weather is coming – are your feet ready?  While I love going to the salon for a pedicure, it’s not exactly cheap and I am always trying to extend my pedicure as much as possible! One of the worst things that I do to my feet (and I know that…

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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…

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10 Uses For Vaseline

10 Uses For Vaseline Petroleum Jelly

Vaseline (petroleum jelly) has been around for almost 150 years and is a staple in many households. Like baking soda and vinegar, Vaseline (or the store-brand petroleum jelly) is very inexpensive and can be used in so many ways! Smooth Hair – Use Vaseline the same way you would use a hair product to smooth…

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5 Ways To Cut Your Coffee Costs

5 Ways To Cut Your Coffee Costs

If you love your cup of Joe but hate the costs of Starbucks and other coffee expenses, there are a few ways you can save money. Tighten up your budget with some of these strategies to cut corners and pinch pennies while not losing out on your favorite vice. Here are 5 ways to cut…

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