Up to 60% off Star Wars Clothing, Toys, and More [Deal of the Day]

May the 4th be with you! It’s Star Wars day, and Amazon’s celebrating by offering up to 60% off Star Wars clothing, toys, and more. It’s the Deal of the Day! ...more

Toy and Baby Lightning Deal Picks for Monday [Recaro, Trampoline, More]

Amazon has a bunch of baby and toy department Lightning Deals lined up for today. Here are my picks: 11:40 am ET:...more

Free Shipping at Carters and OshKosh Today

Enjoy free shipping on all orders at Carters.com today. Carters’ baby sale is on with savings of up to 70%. Multipack body suits are 50% off and cardigan sets are 50% to 60% off ....more

Pottery Barn Kids Warehouse Clearance Event [Up to 60% Off!]

Save up to 60% during the Warehouse Clearance Event at Pottery Barn Kids online and in stores this week. I’m seeing deals on bedding, decor items, seasonal items, rugs, Designer Dolls, furniture, and more. This Fanfare City Diaper Bag is 69% off at $42.99! ...more

Ways to Become More Financially Empowered with Fidelity Investments – #AwkwardMoneyChat Season 2 Premier

It’s here! Man, this video has been a long time in the making, but I am finally excited to unveil the first episode in the second season of “Awkward Money Chat.” This episode was sponsored by Fidelity, and they sent the charming Lyssa Berlinguette, a VP and Branch Manager of their Buckhead, Atlanta office to chat with me about the Money FIT Women Study Fidelity published last year, and ways people can become more engaged and empowered with their finances. We talk about why finances are such a taboo topic (especially for women), women’s “confidence gap” when it comes to their money, and 5 ways you can start managing your money better TODAY ....more

How Our Finances Have Changed Since Buying Our First Home

When we bought the house in November, our mortgage, property taxes, and homeowners’ insurance was 75% more than what we were paying toward the rent on our two-bedroom townhome. It was a big change, but one we felt we could comfortably manage considering we were saving such a large portion of our take-home pay in order to fund the down payment. In December 2014, we were pretty much broke ....more

Homemade Mondays week 131

Homemade Mondays is a series for people that are on a journey to better living, via healthier eating and a more natural lifestyle....more

Nail Polish Marbled Flower Pots – a kid-friendly craft

These Nail Polish Marbled Flower Pots are a super cute craft that your kids can create (with your help) to give as gifts for Mother’s Day, other holidays or teachers. My daughters’ Girl Scout troop decorated these flower pots and I just had to share because they turned out so well and my girls had fun making them. At first, I was...more

April 2015 Budget Roundup = $371,448.86 or an increase of +$28,758.59 or +8.39%

LOOKING BACK I kind of have a love hate relationship with April. On the one hand, SPRING! Pretty things! ...more