• 33 Money Saving Tips For A Frugal Christmas

    Having a debt-free, frugal Christmas doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the holidays but it does mean you’ll have an enjoyable holiday without feeling broke.  When you’re mindful and intentional about your spending during Christmas you can have a frugal season and enjoy everything the holidays are meant to be about.  There are many ways you […]

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  • 2 Easy Ways To Pay Off A Mortgage Faster

    Paying off your mortgage faster doesn’t have to include crazy schemes or huge extra payments. In fact, it can be very simple. We are paying off our mortgage faster and saving thousands in interest by using two simple techniques. Today I’m breaking down our monthly mortgage statement to show you how much we pay per […]

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  • 4 First Time Home Buyer Mistakes We Made

    We love our house but we made several big mistakes when we bought it. As first time home buyers we thought we were prepared but we unfortunately still made several mistakes. Today I’m sharing those 4 mistakes we made buying our first house so that you can avoid these common first time home buyer mistakes. […]

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  • Frugal Living Tips 2022

    Are you looking for frugal living tips in 2022? You may want to live frugally to achieve a big financial goal like paying off debt or buying a house, or maybe you have to live frugally to survive. Being frugal isn’t my natural state but I’ve learned a lot of easy ways to be more […]

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  • How To Get $100 of Baby Stuff FREE

    I love free stuff. Who doesn’t enjoy getting things for free? Getting free stuff is even more important once you have a new baby and many new baby expenses. Today I’m sharing exactly how I got $100 worth of baby stuff for free. Getting free baby stuff when it’s things I need? AMAZING. That’s why […]

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  • Where To Buy Budget Planner Stickers

    Since I’ve been budgeting on paper my methods have evolved to include budget sticker kits made for planners. Stickers allows pen and paper budgeting to be more organized, beautiful and fun! There are many different Etsy sticker shops creating and selling budgeting planner stickers and I’ve tried many of them! Here I’m sharing the ones […]

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  • Are Low Down Payment Mortgages Worth It?

    When we purchased our first home we went with an FHA mortgage loan that allowed us to put down just 3.5% of the home price. This low down payment mortgage option allowed us to buy our first home without saving up much money, but was it worth it? Today I’m looking over the pros and […]

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  • 12 Frugal Beauty Tips | Beauty On A Budget

    Do you love beauty products and makeup but don’t want it to destroy your budget? Welcome to the beauty on a budget club! Today I’m sharing my frugal beauty tips and my own personal favorite budget beauty products as a collaboration with Cents and Purpose and Kate Kaden! Makeup and beauty is one area where […]

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  • Investment Tips For Beginners

    Investing can be intimidating so a lot of people put it off until too late. It’s better to find investment tips for beginners and start early than wait. If you’re not investing, especially if you are a woman, then you are losing ground financially.  Today we are going to talk about our personal investments, tips […]

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