How to Save Big When Shopping at Walmart

Have you ever taken the time to price match at Walmart? If not, you are really missing out on a ton of savings! There are two ways to save money while shopping at Walmart, price matching and the Walmart’s Savings Catcher. How to price match at Walmart. It is honestly so simple!! The rules of the game: There are two ways to price match! Online at Walmart.com OR in-stores. Each store has their own requirements so go to your local store to find... …
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How College Students Can Get FREE School Supplies

Like you all know, I am a mother to 8 beautiful, wonderful children. This year, two of my awesome kids are going off to college. Before this, I never realized just how expensive it is for a child to prepare for college! My kids have been saving and working for years to prepare for this, yet there is no way one can be 100% prepared for the rising expenses of college.Often times we think that all we need to pay is the rent, the grocery bill,... …
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9 Ways to Teach your Child How to Read!

9 Ways to Teach Your Child to Read As an elementary school teacher, I have experienced the joy of seeing kids learn to read from the basic steps of letter identification all the way to reading novels. One of the best things that a family can do to help is engage in the process! In teaching my own children how to learn to read, I have used several different resources and strategies and wanted to share my top tips on how to help your kids as... …
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How to Save LOADS of CASH By Shopping With Gift Cards

Lately I have been focused on how to get all my Back to School shopping done and it has lead me to search all over for ways that I can save big on everyday spendings! Well, it is your lucky day because I happened to come across a way to save BIG BUCKS by doing something SO simple.My New Secret I came across a website called Raise that sells discounted gift cards. I started to think of the potential savings one could have when they use gift... …
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The BEST Soap Scum Remover {DIY Picture Tutorial}

OK guys, ready to get your socks knocked off? You HAVE to try this!! It is similar to the Tub/Shower cleaner but you don’t use as much soap. I had everything on hand so I made up a batch. I know many of you said how the Tub/Shower cleaner had a lot of suds, well this is the solution to that complaint!  I'm just so excited to share this new recipe because you will fall in love with it! (But, I still use my tub/shower cleaner! As long as you clean... …
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Tips and Tricks for Finding the Best Back to School Deals {FREE Back to School Supply List Price Point Guide}

Back to School Time! Believe it or not, summer is almost over and it's time to head back to school! Summer always flies by so quickly. I enjoy my time with my kiddos, but I love sending them back to school and getting a routine going! {Although our house becomes SUPER crazy with all the activities!!}At the same time, sending kids back to school can be stressful. Depending on the ages of your kids, you've got to get physical exams, new clothes,... …
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DIY Homemade Tub/Shower Cleaner {Picture Tutorial}

The BEST Tub/Shower Cleaner Ingredients: 12 oz. Vinegar (heated) 10 oz. Dawn Dish Soap (Blue is recommended but I already had pink in my cupboards and it worked just fine) Heat the vinegar for 2 minutes in the microwave and add to a spray bottle. Add the Blue Dawn and shake gently to combine. Use to clean your sinks, tubs and showers.Step By Step Guide: This is probably the easiest DIY ever. You need the 2 ingredients, Dawn Dish Soap... …
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My Favorite Hacks to Traveling With Kids Without Breaking the Bank

It's summer! Summer is the perfect time to make memories with your kids, especially while they are young! The older they get, the more summer camps, fundraisers, and other commitments they will have. A few years ago when my oldest was in high school, we realized how fast time was going and that we needed to make family vacations more of a priority. I read once on a mommy blog (not sure where) that one of her biggest regrets in parenting was that they... …
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DIY Body Wash! Turn a $1 Bar of Soap into Luxurious Body Wash!

As you know, I am all about saving money. The other day I was at the store and I saw that a bottle of body wash was $9! Like are you kidding, $9?? I was determined to find another way to have awesome, nourishing body wash for a FRACTION of the price. And it's your lucky day because I found the perfect recipe to making a 2 ingredient DIY body wash! I simply cannot wait to share it with you.Often times when I see DIYs I think that the work is... …
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My Top 13 Favorite At Home Educating Resourses – Homeschooling Series: Part 5

Welcome back to the LAST DAY of our Fabulessly Frugal Schooling Series! We have had a week packed full of fun, new info, personal stories, and learning opportunities. I am a little sad this series is coming to an end. I have been able to feel just how passionate you all are about educating your kids! I hope that this series has helped you feel empowered, rejuvenated, and full of new ideas.If you have ANY ideas on other series that you would like... …
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