How To Teach Your Kids About Charitable Giving

Much earlier this year, an old and dear friend, SJ, gave each of my boys a Moonjar. It’s a three-part bank with dedicated compartments for saving, spending and sharing. ...more

How Do You Tip As A Holiday Gift?

Dear Mouthy Housewives, What's the rule of thumb on tipping for the holidays? I feel like I get so overwhelmed and then just empty out my bank account for anyone who asks. I’m on a budget but want to be generous. Help! Signed,Tipping Tina Dear Tipping Tina, ...more

Do You Want to Cut Your Family's Grocery Budget in Half?

I used to spend around $400 a month on groceries and another $200 a month on household products (toiletries, diapers, laundry detergent). Since I began couponing, I spend $300 a month on both groceries and household items together. Some months I only spend $200 for our family of five....more
JudyRoud I live in a fairly large city and we have no CSA available and our farmer's market is ...more

How To Teach Your Kids About Charitable Giving

Much earlier this year, an old and dear friend, SJ, gave each of my boys a Moonjar. It’s a three-part bank with dedicated compartments for saving, spending and sharing. ...more

5 ways to save money at Christmas

We are less than a week away from Christmas.PANIC! Just kidding. ...more

Wahoo!!

One of the easiest ways to save money while shopping online just got easier!Do you use Ebates?  If you enter through their portal for hundreds of websites, they pay cash back on what you spend.  My problem always has been that I never remembered to go in through Ebates when I start shopping! ...more

How to Simplify Your Christmas Shopping AKA How to Stay Sane, and Save Money During the Holidays!

Today is a special edition of Money Management Mondays; The Christmas Edition! If you follow these tips, it will not only save you a bundle, (!) but it will ensure that you will stay sane, and anctually enjoy the Holiday Season! http://www.mypeacelovelife.com/blog/how-to-simplifycheapify-your-christm... ...more

Whats in your Christmas stocking

Let’s have some fun with this ladies. I have changed the lyrics to the 12 Days of Christmas to give our men some hints of what we want for Christmas. Obviously, some may find the gifts extreme, but keep in mind- you are not the only woman in the world. Across the board, some women desire different things. These gifts are perfectly within reason for some. Based on an actual list.On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me a box filled with lots of money.On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me a passport and 2 trip overseas....more

Good Sport + $300 Tory Burch Giveaway.

Places to go, errands to run, gifts to buy. That's my motto in the days leading up to Christmas, at least. Holiday shopping is not for the weak of heart; my M.O....more

3 Ways to Finish 2014 Strong in Business

As we near the end of 2014, this is the perfect time for you as a small business owner to kick it into high gear and close the year out on top. In order to ensure that 2015 will be a money making success, it's vital to get your business processes organized and you have to get clear on your goals for the coming year.And you have to start now. January will be here before you know it and you want to hit the ground running. ...more

How Do You Tip As A Holiday Gift?

Dear Mouthy Housewives, What's the rule of thumb on tipping for the holidays? I feel like I get so overwhelmed and then just empty out my bank account for anyone who asks. I’m on a budget but want to be generous. Help! Signed,Tipping Tina Dear Tipping Tina, ...more

Deadline Looming? – Don’t Panic

Deadline Looming? – Don’t Panichttp://www.wobcmagazine.com/6271/96744/a/deadline-looming-dont-panic...more

5 Ways to Protect Your Credit This Holiday Season

’Tis the season of Christmas parties, champagne toasts, and racking up debt to impress those you love. Well, OK — that last one may just be an unintended consequence.We’re always hearing how the holidays are a time to be thankful for what we have and the people in our lives, but all too often, this season turns into a shopping frenzy in which we spend way beyond our means. ...more