Archive for April, 2013

summer vacation fun on a budget

Summer Fun On A Frugal Budget

My daughter will be out of school for the summer soon. She will be home seven days a week and will be looking to me to provide her with the entertainment and fun that she gets during the school year while she is at school. I’m planning fun for us on a budget. This summer we are going to have as much fun as
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Sanity in the Summer

Sanity in the Summer

I attended a workshop at my church titled, “Sanity in the Summer.” It was great two day workshop with free childcare! During the workshop we discussed ideas to keep our sanity and have a lot of fun with our children during the summer. Most summer vacations only last about 10 weeks but since Allie gets out of school the second week of
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coupon binder with dividers

Coupon Binder Organization

There are a lot of different methods to organizing your coupons. Some people clip coupons and some people leave all of the coupon inserts whole. I like to use the binder method and clip my coupons. I thought I would show you all what my coupon binder looks like and how I put it together.  Here is my coupon binder. Yes it’s
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coupons

Introduction to Coupons or Coupons 101

Coupons, coupons, coupons!!!  First off… ANYONE can be doing this and EVERYONE should be doing this!! But let me warn you it can become addicting in trying to get your saving skills better and better. Also, don’t judge yourself on anyone else’s savings… if you think it’s a great deal then at that point it is a great deal! You can only
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