Thrifty Thursday Finds – Week # 2

thrifty Thursday Finds

Welcome to Thrifty Thursday Finds – Week # 2 Welcome to Week # 2 of our Thrifty Thursday Finds! We’ll scour the web in search of thrifty, frugal, and money saving articles to help you tell your money what to do! We’ll usually pull these posts from our Frugal & Money Saving Finds Community Board on Pinterest that we {Read More…}

Simple Items to Cut from Your Budget to Save Money – Part 2

Ways to Cut Your Budget and Save Money Part 2

Happy Wednesday, Savers! I’m so thrilled you’re following this post today because it’s definitely a special topic that I care about. Once you write your budget down, who doesn’t want to trim some expenses somewhere?! This is Part 2 of a series I started on Monday called Simple Items to Cut from Your Budget to {Read More…}

Free DIY I-Spy Travel Game for Kids!


Happy Frugal Friday! I hope you all enjoyed a fabulous first official week of fall and already have your weekends planned with festivals and pumpkin fun! Of course the official launch of fall brought us 66 days closer to our Disney World vacation…not that I’m counting or anything. Okay, we are definitely counting and writing {Read More…}

Thrifty Thursday Finds – Week # 1

thrifty Thursday Finds

Welcome to Thrifty Thursday Finds – Week # 1 We are starting something new! On some Thursdays, we’ll link to several articles that we’ve found that stand out in regard to frugal and thrifty living. We’ll post our finds as often as possible, but it may not be a weekly feature. We hope you find these articles helpful {Read More…}

Easy Cheesy Taco Bake

Easy Cheesy Taco Bake

It’s a beautiful Wednesday here in Missouri and we’re celebrating the first week of fall! What better way to celebrate cooler (perfect) weather than to share a super easy budget recipe?! This Easy Cheesy Taco Bake is a family favorite and it’s so stress-free when paired with simple tortilla chips & salsa or Rotel cheese {Read More…}

$15 Patio Chair Makeover

15 dollar patio chair makeover

I know fall officially starts today and I although I don’t enjoy cold weather, fall is pretty awesome. Who doesn’t like fall? Not too hot – not too cold. Just right. It’s definitely Goldilocks’ favorite season! When I shared my 10 Minute Monogram Pillow project last week, I did warn you that I had another {Read More…}

10 Minute Monogram Pillows

10 minute monogram pillows2

Happy Frugal Friday! I know the weather is cooling down just a bit in time for fall, but I wanted to squeeze in a couple more outdoor posts before it gets too cold out. Last week we hosted our first small group meeting at our house, so I figured it was time to spruce up {Read More…}

Nutella S’mores Dip

Nutella S'mores Dip

Oh friends – I am excited to share this very simple dessert recipe that literally only takes 12 seconds to make! We usually give our kids dessert about twice a week, so when I had nothing prepared, I turned to my cupboard and made up this little dish of yum. No matter how you present {Read More…}

Tips to Save Money at Fall Festivals

Save money at fall festivals

It’s mid September (already!) and fall officially begins this month! I’m a warm weather fan, so the brisk air that comes with fall isn’t exactly my favorite thing in the world. When I start to dislike the changing weather, I remember that several fun things happen this time of year, including fall festivals galore! Our {Read More…}