25 Budget Foods to Stockpile

25 Budget Foods to Stockpile

Putting your stockpile together can easily drain your grocery budget if you’re not careful. Luckily, some of the best foods for stockpiling are extremely cheap to buy. No matter what your reason for stocking up, whether it be emergency preparation, a good sale or just to have extras on hand, these 25 budget foods to… [read more]

How to Read a Coupon

How to Read a Coupon

If you’re just starting your journey using coupons, you might be finding yourself a tad bit confused. There is a lot to using them and it can be very easy to find yourself overwhelmed. I know I was at first! Learning how to read a coupon is the very first step to getting started on your… [read more]

June Nerd Block Jr.

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I would have loved having a monthly delivery from Nerd Block Jr. when I was growing up! I was always the one to get the mail from the mailbox and I’d look through to make sure there wasn’t anything for me. I had penpals from all over the world and my dad spent a fortune… [read more]

7 Tips to Declutter Your Kids’ Rooms

7 Tips to Declutter Your Kids' Rooms

Decluttering kids’ rooms can be a nightmare! Just thinking about all the stuffed animals, papers from school, building blocks (ouch!)… anxiety goes through the roof thinking about having to walk in and direct the cleanup efforts. I think both my girls own twice as much stuff as me. Bridget’s room seems to be in a… [read more]

Jalapeno Ranch Pasta Salad

Jalapeno Ranch Pasta Salad

Do you like pasta salad with a creamy dressing or an oil & vinegar based dressing? I like BOTH because I’m crazy of all kinds of pasta salad. I’ve shared enough pasta salad recipes already and have a Pinterest board dedicated to this fabulous summer side dish. This Jalapeno Ranch Pasta Salad has a creamy, homemade… [read more]

5 Tips for a Healthy Summer

5 Tips for a Healthy Summer

I know it’s supposed to be the lazy days of summer, but lately it’s anything but! The kids are out of school and I swear I’m never home for more than a couple hours at a time with the constant chauffeuring. I’m trying to keep my 10 year old busy with activities. My oldest is… [read more]