Category: Saving Money

Let’s Go Shopping- All the Deals 10/13-14!

Who needs an excuse to shop?? Home deliveries are something we’ve grown accustomed to over the last few months, but just when you thought you couldn’t justify one more impulse buy, I am here to tell you otherwise! Amazon, Target, Wal Mart and Best Buy, just to name a few, are having major deals 10/13-14. …

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Homemade Cleaning Wipes

DIY cleaning wipes

Anyone else feel like they are cleaning their house more than usual? I’m wiping door knobs, refrigerator handles and kitchen counters like mad. This DIY recipe for cleaning wipes has made clean-up so much quicker. And it’s so easy! Materials:1 roll of (quality) paper towels1 air tight jar for towels2 cups distilled water1 cup isopropyl …

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Make it Monday- DIY Frayed Jeans

Easy DIY!

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5 smart things to do to save time and money this Christmas (you can do these from your phone!)

laptop and receipts

Clear space on your calendar. Life is busy enough with sports practice, work schedules and school projects. Now you’re supposed to fit in ice skating, shopping, parties, performances all with Christmas cheer?? So make the time NOW while your calendar is still free. For me, this is Sunday afternoons. My family might be chilling watching …

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Black Friday Season

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If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. Black Friday is becoming a season, building in the weeks before Thanksgiving. This means being on your game watching for sales now. Here are some helpful tips to the make the most of it. Inventory what you need. I use the term need loosely. But honestly, so much …

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