How to Plan a Disney Vacation Without Breaking the Bank

Family|Travel Tips
Disney World Family Vacation... This is probably the most popular travel bucket list item for families. It’s not a surprise, though, is it? I mean, what do you expect when Disney World is called the “happiest place on Earth”? However, people are often surprised when they find out how much it can cost to plan a Disney vacation. There ARE some... Read this post

Kids Allowance: Teaching Money Management, Chores, and Responsibility

Family|Life on Purpose
For a long time, I've been conflicted about the whole "kids allowance" thing. Should kids get money just because? Aren't chores just part of being in a family and having responsibilities? My kids have always had chores and responsibilities, but I've used them as a way to earn privileges. That system has worked for a long time, and we can still use... Read this post

Teacher Gift Card Printables!

FREE Gift Card Holder Printables for Teacher Appreciation Gifts! Want to give a teacher a gift that is super easy and that you know the teacher will LOVE? Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up! May 1-5! So we decided to help you find a cute gift to give your child's teachers! Give a gift card with a cute printable! I know I could easily use... Read this post

Should I Let My Kid Play Fortnite?

Have you heard of Fornite? Specifically Fornite: Battle Royale? If you've got a tween or teen, then you've probably heard of it because it is crazy popular right now... in fact, it's as viral (or more so) as minecraft was.  As a parent, I wondered if it was OK to let my kids play Fortnite. I did some digging and playing, and this is my Fortnite parent... Read this post

25 Frugal and Cheap Birthday Party Theme Ideas

25 ideas to throw a fun, yet frugal, themed birthday party
Frugal Living|Kids|Family
It’s time to throw a birthday party that your child will never forget. However, you don’t want your wallet to suffer long after the presents are unwrapped and dishes are done. Check out these 25 cheap birthday party theme ideas, and bookmark several for your child’s future birthday celebrations. You might also be interested in my post all... Read this post

Couples Getaways: Why They are a Must + the Best Caribbean Islands to Visit AND Our New 🌴 Travel Deals Hub! ☀

Family|Travel Tips
Let's be honest... the grind of daily life can be rough on a marriage. If you don't take time to connect with your spouse on a regular basis, you are likely to become distant partners, living parallel lives. Weekly date nights are important, but I want to take it a step further and stress the importance of scheduling regular getaways with your main... Read this post

105 Cheap Date Night Ideas

20 years of marriage and 8 kids later... here's my top tip for a successful marriage... date nights are a must! Here's a list of more than 100 ideas. Time to make date night a priority!
Wise|Family|Life on Purpose
I've been married for 20 22 years now, and I'll be the first to say that having a successful and loving marriage takes work!   If you don't take the time to nourish it, your marriage relationship can evolve from a relationship of loving adoration into one that feels like you're nothing but business partners managing home, work, and family schedules... Read this post

The Best App For All You Dog Lovers

It is puppy giving season. My daughter is on a roll lately about how badly she wants a dog. In some ways, having a dog is like having a child! Especially when they are puppies! It can be a lot of stress and a lot of work! But, the friendship it provides to the family is so worth it. As pet owners, we often don't get the support we need! There are questions... Read this post

Tips for Preparing for the Holidays

Let's face it... we could all use some help when it comes to being better prepared for the holidays. Let this be your year to take control of your budget, your time, and enjoy what matters most... your loved ones! The Fabulessly Frugal team gathered ideas of ways to help YOU prepare for the holidays! We want to makes sure that this year is filled... Read this post

Everything You Need to Know About Veterans Day (PLUS, TONS OF FREEBIES)

What is Veteran’s Day? Veteran’s Day is a Federal Holiday observed annually on November 11. This year this falls on a Saturday, so it will be observed on Friday, November 10th. Not to be confused with Memorial Day, Veteran’s Day is a day that commemorates the lives of living soldiers rather than the men and women that have died while serving... Read this post
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