How To Save Money When Shopping For Meat

Hello and happy Monday! I hope you had a great July 4th weekend I know my family did {you can see some of our pics and my July 4th centerpieces here} Today is Monday so it’s time for ways to save money here on the blog. Saving money is something I am big on. I…

Things You May Not Know About Renters Insurance

Happy Monday! Of course you know here on my blog that means it is Money Monday where I give you posts on ways to save money or smart ways to spend your money. Today I am bringing you a post from MSN Money on 6 things you may not know about renters insurance. According to…

Get The Look You Want For Less for Your Home

If you have been following my blog for any time now you know I am a bargain shopper. Anywhere I can save some money I am all about it, but at the same time I want quality! One of the happiest days for this blogger was when Kirkland’s opened up in my home town several…

How To Save Money at The Movies

I really do not go to the movies all that often. I guess for me staying home and just renting it on TV appeals to me better than spending tons of money. But I must admit I do LIKE going! It’s just the cost that keeps me away! I honestly have gone to the movies…

Grocery Saving Secrets Your Mom Never Told You

Happy Monday to you and you know that means it’s Money Monday on the blog. If you are new to the blog each Monday I bring us a tip from a professional in their field on ways we can save money! Who doesn’t like to save money right?! Today Sarah Roe has a great article…

Are you a collector? How to cash in

Those tchotchkes and toys you’ve got stored in the attic and piled up in the corner of your garage may be valuable. Lots of people love collecting their favorite things. Whether it’s stamps, Beanie Babies or snow globes displayed on shelves around the house or stuffed in a box in the garage, collecting helps pass…

Student Loan Bubble?

Today is Money Monday on the blog and since my baby is graduating from High School in just a few short weeks! {Ok wait while I have yet ANOTHER meltdown moment!} Anyway besides both of my sons weddings {first one is this weekend!} coming up we have to get college funds figured out! This is…

Ideas for your teen {and you} to make extra money this summer

The countdown has begun until summer fun is here! My mind is in a thousand places at this time with 2 weddings, a high school graduation, and college preparation all within weeks! Today being Money Monday on the blog I was thinking about ways to come up with some extra money for all these celebrations…

What Our Kids Teach Us About Money

Today it is Money Monday! Woohoo! I know if you are like me you are always looking for ways to save money, so on Monday’s I like to start out by finding ideas, tips, and tricks that can help us to do just that! Of course as DIY decorators we are already striving to do…

How your smartphone can pay for itself

On Money Monday I like to bring you posts which can help you save some money. Today I found this article by Amanda Lily on MSN Money. Amanda says, “Taking advantage of your cell’s multiple uses — from cameras to GPS — can save you significant money.” I was thinking back to when we would take…