12 Easy Ways To Drink More Water

Let's talk water for a moment, shall we? Did you know up to 60% of the human adult body is water? That's a lot of water! Our body counts on that water for a number of essential functions to keep us all going strong and healthy. If we do not regularly consume enough water, some of our body's processes may not function correctly or at all which can result in a wide variety of possible skin, mood, weight or health issues. Basically, water is super... …
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Tips for Making Your Jeans Last Longer

Keep your jeans looking like new! When you finally find an awesome pair of jeans, you want to make them last as long as possible! Finding the perfect jeans can be quite an investment of time and often money. Make it more worthwhile and frugal by doing what you can to make your jeans last longer!I had the privilege of meeting Alicia recently and with her help I found a perfect jean for my body type. She is a professional wardrobe stylist... …
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How to Quickly Wash & Disinfect Toys with Vinegar!

Use your dishwasher and vinegar to disinfect toys! It's that time of year again! You know the time where the kids are back in school, it's cold and miserable outside, and the number one thing being shared is germs! Once the bug gets into my house, I go into full on cleaning mode. My house smells of bleach, vinegar, and disinfectant wipes. I got really tired of wiping each toy with disinfectant wipes. Then I saw on Facebook at one point that you can... …
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5 Tips to Help You Shop Smart at Costco

5 tips to help you shop smart at Costco
Shopping at Costco: When & What to Buy Who doesn't love shopping at Costco?  Go ahead... raise your hand.  I don't see any hands.  Why?  Because everyone loves hanging out at Costco!  That is, until you check out and pay.  :)  I believe there have only been two occasions when I've actually gone inside Costco, stuck to my big list of 3 things (it's rare that I only have 3 things on my list by the way), and got out of there with out putting... …
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50 Ways to Save $50

50 ways to save 50 dollars
Each of these tips could save you $50 a month! Just think, if you did each of these ways to save $50 a month, you would save hundreds each month and thousands each year! Honestly, some of these things may even save you a lot more than $50 per month.A few years back, we told you about this book by Robert G Allen, “Multiple Streams of Income.” In his book he highlights 50 Ways to Save $50 a Month. We love saving money and want you to be... …
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5 Tips to Help You Shop Smart at Costco

5 tips to help you shop smart at Costco
Shopping at Costco: When & What to Buy Who doesn't love shopping at Costco?  Go ahead... raise your hand.  I don't see any hands.  Why?  Because everyone loves hanging out at Costco!  That is, until you check out and pay.  :)  I believe there have only been two occasions when I've actually gone inside Costco, stuck to my big list of 3 things (it's rare that I only have 3 things on my list by the way), and got out of there with out putting... …
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Store Lawn Tools With a Pallet!

Lawn tool storage using a pallet - step by step directions. Frugal, quick, and easy!
All the tools used through out the spring, summer, and fall can create quite a disorganized mess!  So when Amber told me about using a pallet to store her lawn tools, I was intrigued!  I asked her if she'd share exactly how she did it with me and I wanted to share it with you!  This lady is a master at pretty much everything.  She is creative and comes up with such nifty ideas!  So take a look at what she came up with...Organize your lawn... …
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How to Make a Water Blob for Hours of Summer Fun

How to make a water blob for hours of summer fun
Make your own Water Blob for $15 or less! Summer around our house is filled with mornings at the park, afternoons at the pool, evenings outside, and fresh grass beneath our toes! Our kids LOVE being outdoors, and they often find things to do with water. They love everything from water balloon fights to running through the sprinkler. My littlest guy is always trying to keep up with the big kids, so finding some things for him to do is an adventure... …
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How I Saved $1,000 in 2 Hours

Have you ever wondered if you were getting the best deal on your wireless, satellite or internet services? My friend Shelly did just that! Check out how easy it was to save big money!Let me start by saying, I consider myself a pretty frugal individual all around. I am drawn to those beautiful yellow clearance stickers, select date night based on what I have a coupon for, and purchase birthday presents months in advance because they are on... …
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How to Quickly Wash & Disinfect Toys with Vinegar!

Use your dishwasher and vinegar to disinfect toys! It's that time of year again! You know the time where the kids are back in school, it's cold and miserable outside, and the number one thing being shared is germs! Once the bug gets into my house, I go into full on cleaning mode. My house smells of bleach, vinegar, and disinfectant wipes. I got really tired of wiping each toy with disinfectant wipes. Then I saw on Facebook at one point that you... …
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