9 Uses For Egg Cartons

9 Uses For Egg Cartons

Finding a way to give things that we would normally throw away a new purpose is always a great way to help the environment. We talked about 40 ways that you can recycle household items before and briefly talked about egg cartons, but here are 9 more ways to use empty egg cartons: Paint Them! […]

15 Unique Uses For Baking Soda


15 Unique Uses for Baking Soda Baking Soda is an amazing little thing to have in your household. Not only can you bake with it and clean with it, the possibilities with it are almost endless! And one of the best parts is that little box of Baking Soda costs less than $1. Inexpensive and […]

What Is On Sale in January


The holidays are over and it is time to get back to normal and make the most of our money! There are plenty of great sales in January, if you just know what to buy and when! :: Grocery & Drug Store Deals in January In-season produce: avocados, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celery, chard, large […]

15 Amazing Uses For Vinegar


The Many Uses of Vinegar Vinegar is one of the most practical and useful items that you can purchase. It’s only about $3 per gallon at the supermarket and each gallon has hundreds of different possibilities. Below you can find 15 awesome uses for vinegar that you may not have thought about before. Make your […]

What To Do When You Lost Your Job

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Lost Your Job – What To Do Losing your job can be stressful to say the least, especially if you have a family that depends on your paycheck to help with everyday living and even worse if you are the main breadwinner .  Sometimes it isn’t that you lost your job, but instead had to […]

What is On Sale The Month of December

What is On Sale The Month of December

December is open season for shoppers. You’ll find many of the greatest deals during this month. Between holiday sales and post-holiday clearance, you can find bargains on everything from groceries to electronics. Keep an eye out for unadvertised clearance by stopping by your favorite stores throughout the month. Here is what is on sale in […]

10 More Uses For Baking Soda

10 More Uses For Baking Soda

If you are trying to move away from using so many chemicals in your household or personal care routines, baking soda is one product that you should be using! It is so cheap and easy to find. We went through 15 uses for baking soda a few months ago, but here are 10 more uses […]

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 […]

4 Easy Ways To Prepare For Winter


4 Ways to Prepare for Winter It’s warm out now but before we know it the snow will be flying and the cold wind will be blowing again. Are you ready for that time? Is your home ready and will it keep your family warm without the heating bills going through the roof? Here are […]