What to Get Your BFF (at the Last Minute)

Today I'm going to share with you all some gift ideas that I'm thinking about getting some of my girlfriends when we do our gift exchange. I'm not saying everyone would like to get the products listed below, but I know all of my friends and even myself would be more than happy to receive at least one of them!...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
LisaFranzetta ALDF It's an honor! ALDF is an incredible organization! Thank you.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

Eating Cheap in Naples, Italy

Naples was by far the cheapest city that we visited in Europe as far as eating on the go. We weren’t really trying to eat on a budget, but we discovered a couple of awesome places that just ended up being really good and really cheap....more

4 Ways to Combat Social Media Spending

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What to Get Your BFF (at the Last Minute)

Today I'm going to share with you all some gift ideas that I'm thinking about getting some of my girlfriends when we do our gift exchange. I'm not saying everyone would like to get the products listed below, but I know all of my friends and even myself would be more than happy to receive at least one of them!...more

Is Eating Healthy Really More Expensive?

The Issue: Is Eating Healthy Really More Expensive?...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
LisaFranzetta ALDF It's an honor! ALDF is an incredible organization! Thank you.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