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 […]

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 […]

What Is On Sale In April

What's On Sale The Month of April

April may bring spring showers, but it’s also a month for some great deals. If you are ready to get out of the house and get your spring on, now is the time to do it. Consider some of the great April deals presented below and finalize your shopping list accordingly. Here is what is […]

5 Things That Are Killing Your Budget!

5 Things That Are Killing Your Budget

If you’re trying to keep your budget tight, you know that there are always budget killers in your life. Take a good look at the things you spend money on and the practices you keep to figure out the weak points in your budget plan. Knowing what you’re doing to bust your budget will help […]

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 […]

What is On Sale in March


March Deals Are you getting ready for spring? As we look forward to warmer days and the flowers starting to peek through in the garden, don’t forget that that there are a ton of great deals to be found in March at the stores! :: Grocery & Drug Store Deals in March In-season produce: artichoke, […]

Companion Planting | What NOT To Plant Together

Companion Planting - What Not to Plant Together

Wow! The response to this post has been so overwhelming, that I wrote an additional post with even MORE plants that don’t play nice with each other! Be sure to also check out Don’t Plant These Together Either | Companion Planting, Part 2 Often times when we talk about Companion Planting we discuss the plants […]

How To Save On Makeup and Cosmetics


How to Save Money on Makeup Purchases Everyone knows that keeping up with the latest trends in makeup can take a lot of time and money. There are beauty products everywhere that seem to shout out our name. They are in magazines, on the television, in print media, the drugstore, and even online. It is […]

The Best Money Savings Apps You Should Have On Your Phone

6 Money Saving Apps You Should Have On Your Phone

Saving money and getting the best bang for your buck is a must in today’s economy. If you listened to your grandparents talk about pinching pennies during the Great Depression you probably understand the importance of saving every cent. One thing Grandma and Grandpa didn’t have that you do is a number of great smartphone […]

Whats on Sale in February


We are in the “dog days of Winter”, but that doesn’t mean that we have to hibernate and miss the deals! There are plenty of great sales in February, if you just know what to buy and when! :: Grocery & Drug Store Deals in February In-season produce: artichoke, asparagus, broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, celery, chard, […]

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! […]