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7 Laundry Tips Every Busy Mom Needs to Know

There's a mound of laundry in the laundry room... again. Every laundry basket you own is occupied, and there's overflowing laundry from every.single.one. of them. You've probably considered lighting it all on fire and starting from scratch. Or maybe that's just me....

Get Organized: 5 Simple Steps to Organize Your Home

I used to think that a bigger house, older kids and more time would be the answer to my organization woes.  I haven’t ever been an extremely organized person, but I’m not a slob either. I’m somewhere in between, with dreams that I will get organized “one day”.   If...

How to Create a House Cleaning Schedule That Works For You

If there is one thing I really fail at, it is keeping my house clean… on a regular basis.  Sure, I can really motor when someone is coming over, but I find it really hard to be on a house cleaning schedule.  I have always found that when I create a schedule, it feels...

9 Financial Literacy Books That Will Inspire You

The best thing you can do in your financial journey is educate yourself about money matters. Not only are financial literacy books educational, but they are also inspiring. When you read other people’s stories about wealth and money management, you will be motivated...

Money Games for Kids

Teaching financial literacy to kids is a huge responsibility that rests on our shoulders, as parents.  The decisions that we make will trickle down to our children and will either help or hinder them in their money decisions.  One of the best ways to teach kids about...

Where to Buy Second Hand Clothes Online

I love a good deal.  I mean, who doesn't?  And one thing I totally don't mind buying used, is clothes.  I used to care, though.  Actually, I wouldn't even put second hand clothing on my first baby.  Seriously.  It was new clothes, or she wasn't going to wear it. ...

A Simple and Easy to Use Monthly Budgeting Template

I don’t know about you, but I sure do wish someone would give me the magical formula and tools to keeping my money budgeted!  It can be so difficult getting organized and perfecting your monthly budget. You don’t want to be hung up on finding a template that works for...

Budgeting Tips: Simple Ways to Budget Your Money

When my husband and I started to budget our money, we were complete newbies.  Sure, we had officially been adults for nine years, but that didn’t mean we knew what we were doing financially.  We really could have used some simple budgeting tips to keep us on track. Of...

How to Save Money Each Month: 23 Tips You Don’t Want to Miss

If you’re looking at your finances, trying to figure out where you can cut costs, it can be overwhelming!  Maybe you have looked at your budget over and over again and with everything you spend, you’re wondering how to save money each month. If you step back and take...

Money Anxiety and What You Can Do About It

You check your bank account and feel a rush of anxiety come over you.  Standing in the grocery store, you figure you better put something back on the shelf, because what if you blow your grocery budget and overdraw your account?Money anxiety. It’s real and I can tell...