How I Feed My Family of 6 on $300 a Month

It’s can be hard to live on one income for any family size, but it’s especially hard for a family of six like mine. There are a lot of things we have to sacrifice to make it work. Nothing major though, and we’re happy without those things like cable TV and week-long vacations at the beach every year. We make do. ...more
RebeccaBryant It can be hard, but honestly I love budgeting and getting so much for so little! ...more

If You Feel Envious, Remember This First

Envy is an ugly word. No one ever wants to admit they feel it. But sometimes it is irresistible, even if we don't talk about it to others....more

10 Budget-Friendly Ideas to Fill Your Gallery Wall

Gallery walls are everywhere. This is no surprise since they are an easy way to fill up a blank wall and you can find inexpensive frames at your local home or grocery store. ...more
abrown9929 I'm so glad you enjoyed them! Sometimes they can be so hard to fill:)more

Amazon Fire TV: What's Right For You?

Should you invest in Amazon Fire TV? If that's the question you've been asking, this article seeks to provide the answer....more

11 Ways Men and Women See Money Differently

Growing up, were you told that men know more about money than women? According to one financial guru, men and women see money totally differently because of how they were raised. These opposing perspectives are the root o many money fights in relationships. For instance, she says, women are more likely to see money in terms of relationships, and men use money to keep score. Women are less likely to advocate for themselves if they're in financial difficulties. ...more
I think your list is spot on. I wish I had been taught better habits about money. My husband ...more

Reset Your Finances

In life the only way to move forward, is to accept the past and learn from it.  As much as I would love to go back to stop my much younger self from wearing leopard print pants with matching suspenders, I cannot.  Just as I cannot go back and stop myself from buying more house than I needed or could comfortably afford....more

5 Easy Ways to be Frugal

When you think about being frugal, you probably think of planting your own garden or spending hours every day clipping coupons and comparing store ads. But that's not how being frugal looks for everyone. That's certainly not how it looks to me. I'd love to have a garden and clip coupons but my current residence doesn't have the space for a garden and I don't have near enough time in a day or even a week to clip coupons (I tried it). ...more

Why I Quit My Garage Sale

Garage Sale season is in full effect, y'all! I love shopping at garage sales, but I just had the worst time ever trying to sell stuff at my own garage sale. I hoarded all my old and unused stuff in hopes that one day I will sell them all and make a ton of money. I read through all the garage sale tips on planning and pricing and followed them to a T. Then, two hours into the actual garage sale I realized that it just wasn't worth it so I quit! ...more

The Best Way to Ship From Home - Never Go To The Post Office Again!

I hate going to the post office. I'm not close to my "home" office and it is highly inconvenient. When I started getting more active on the BST groups on Facebook, I decided I needed to invest the quickest and cheapest option to mail my goodies out rather than having to go to the post office. I also didn't want to haul a 30+ lb pumpkin seat in with me every time I went.So here is my tutorial on how to ship from home. I use PayPal for everything.  There are 2 ways to ship....more

Seven Secrets to Eco Friendly Homes that Make Cents

1. Future-proof your home now. If you’ve been waiting to see what direction green will go, step on the path and join the crowd. All across the country, the demand for eco friendly homes is growing. ...more

How I Feed My Family of 6 on $300 a Month

It’s can be hard to live on one income for any family size, but it’s especially hard for a family of six like mine. There are a lot of things we have to sacrifice to make it work. Nothing major though, and we’re happy without those things like cable TV and week-long vacations at the beach every year. We make do. ...more
RebeccaBryant It can be hard, but honestly I love budgeting and getting so much for so little! ...more

Saving Money: Why Do We Love it So Much?

Almost everyone loves to save money.What makes it so satisfying?I think bargain-hunting is such a boost because:1) It’s a challenge....more

How To Set Financial Goals In 3 Easy Steps

Financial goals are an important part of your personal finances. But how to set financial goals, and get the results? Have you EVER determined your financial goals? Why not? Let me tell you, if you have not, stop coming up with excuses. I show you why and how to set your very own financial goals!...more