School Dances – No Need to Break the Bank

    As my kids have gotten older, there has been one thing that has gotten me excited, but also really nervous.  That was school dances like homecoming and prom. I loved the thought of my kiddos going to the dances (because I never went to one myself), but … [Read more...]

Winter Squash in Season | Tips for Picking, Storing, and Serving PLUS my favorite recipe

A great way to save money on produce is by eating what’s in season.  From October to January it’s peak season for Winter Squash.  That means, not only will you be getting the best price on it, but also the best taste. Winter Squash Nutrition Facts Squash is a great source of … [Read more...]

It’s National Coffee Day–Get Your free Coffee

  Happy National Coffee Day.  That means Free coffee for you or at the very least a great deal.  Here are some places you can get free coffee today. Krispy Kreme National Coffee Day Turned Weekend Freebie 9/29- 10/1:one free any sized hot brewed or small iced premium … [Read more...]

6 Opportunities to Make Money at Home

    The Holiday season is in less than 100 days, so I wanted to offer a reminder on a great way to make a bit of extra money.  Perfect for buying gifts with. As Frugal Mom that stays home with the kids, I’m always looking for a way to make the money go … [Read more...]

How to Keep Your House Smelling Good and Healthy Too (Plus Free eBook)

Who would have thunk it?   Those scented candles are actually very dangerous for your health!! Does that bum you out?  After all, those candles make the house smell yummy and really get you into the mood of the season.  However, once I found out what was actually coming out of … [Read more...]