My Goals for the Week {9/2/2014}

The past few weeks have been a little on the crazy side.  We moved into a new house, put our old house on the market, and got all 3 of our kiddos that are still in school back to school at 3 different schools.  I am desperately craving the consistency of a routine.  I know [...]

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30 Day Budget Bootcamp Challenge

30-Day Budget Bootcamp Challenge Do you ever feel like your finances are out of control?  Are you struggling making ends meet? Do you know that a budget would be helpful, but feel like you don’t know where to start?  Maybe you need to get your spending in line with your priorities.  If any of these [...]

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Let’s Talk Money and Marriage

Lisa Joy Thompson of SimplifiedSaving.com talks Money and Marriage on Mint.com

Did you know that one of the biggest tensions in marriage can be money?  It’s true!  Today I’m talking about marriages and money over on Mint.com! Come join the conversation!    

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7 Ways to Save Money By Finding New Uses for Old Items

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  When most of us make the decision to start saving money, we typically focus on the actual dollar amount being spent every month.  We use coupons, shop resale stores and hit the bargain bins at retail stores.  While those are all good ways to save, you can also save money by reusing old items [...]

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Restaurant Coupon Roundup {8/23/2014}

Eating out sure can get expensive, so I’m always on the lookout for deals to make it more affordable.  Below I’ve included the top printable restaurant coupons for this week! Bakers Square – $5 Off 2 Entrees & 2 Drinks (exp: 8/29/2014) Biggby Coffee – $1.99 Any Size Iced Coffee (exp: 8/31/2014) Boston Market – [...]

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Retail Coupon Roundup {8/23/14}

If you’re planning on doing a little shopping this weekend, make sure to print off these great retail coupons before you go! Aeropostal – $10 Off $50, $15 Off $75, or $25 Off $100 Purchase (exp: 9/14/2014) Ann Taylor Factory - 15% Off Full Price Purchase Starting 8/22 (exp: 8/24/2014) Bath & Body Works – Free [...]

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100 Cooking Hacks You Need to Know

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Have you ever started to cook and realized you don’t have buttermilk?  Have you tried to bake chocolate chip cookies and realized that your brown sugar has turned into a large rock?  Thought you had baking powder and realized you only had baking soda?  Here are some hacks that will make your life less stressful [...]

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Project 38: Update 1

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It’s hard to believe that it’s been a month since I turned 38.  It’s been a crazy month.  We decided to move, bought a house, and closed on it in the last month!!!  Two of our kids started new schools this month and we have one more starting in a new school next week. With [...]

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My Goals for the Week {8/11/2014}

We are moving in one week!  AAAAHHHHH!!!  I’m feeling a little overwhelmed, but I know that a routine and some discipline will help to make things go more smoothly!  We’re also putting our house on the market this week.  Please pray that it sells quickly! Here are my goals from last week: Family & Homemaking [...]

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Meal Planning Made Easy

Meal Planning Made Easy

  One of my goals this week was to put together 10 freezer crockpot meals.  I did some research and found a few different freezer/crockpot recipes and cookbooks, but with as crazy as things are here, I needed something super simple!  When my friend Lauren mentioned that she had put together a Slow Cooker Meal [...]

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Free Subscription to Weight Watchers Magazine

Weight Watchers

Right now you can snag a FREE subscription to Weight Watchers Magazine!  This is a great source of encouragement and motivation if you’re looking to lose weight!  It also tends to have great coupons! Click here to get your free subscription!  

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Dell 48 Hour Giveaway {Hurry & Enter!}

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Here’s a really sweet giveaway that’s going on right now!  My friends at Savings.com are giving away 12 Dell tablets! This giveaway is only a 48 hour giveaway, so hurry and enter!  All you need to do is enter your email to be entered to win! Click here to enter!

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