3 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score

Originally posted April 2013... I'm happy to report that by the time our house was finished (man, that took forever), and our financing went through, my score was high enough to qualify us for a great interest rate!  It was nice having Credit Sesame keep me plugged into what our credit score was and help me stay focused on improving our credit! I decided to repost it so that all of you can improve your credit and achieve your goals!Want to Know... …
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90+ No-Sugar Easter Basket Filler Ideas!

Non-Candy Easter Basket Ideas! Are you hoping to limit the sugar and avoid the cavities this year? Or maybe just looking for a nice addition to the chocolate bunny? I decided to spend some time brainstorming other options for easter basket fillers that AREN'T sugary treats since we already get enough of those this time of year!  Here are over 90 ideas of things you can put in an Easter basket that don't involve any sweets!$1 store... …
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Amazon Pantry: Tips Tricks and Your Burning FAQ’s

Many of you Amazon Lovers have probably heard of Amazon Pantry. And maybe you've even used it... whether or not you have, today I want to talk to you about why this is a great little way to save... I think there are a few things you possibly have not considered!Remember this? The time you decided you needed to go to the grocery store to get laundry detergent and toothpaste because you were FRESH out. Remember how it took (what seemed like)... …
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Why I Love My Hand Blender & How I Use it Every Day (and how it’s helped with my 50 pound weight loss)!

Why I heart my immersion blender and 10+ ways to use it!
Why I Love My Cuisinart Hand Blender & My Favorite Ways to Use It!What is the one appliance that I use in my kitchen more than once a day, that helps me with my health and makes life easier??  It's my Cuisinart Hand Immersion Blender!  I have mine for YEARS!  I love it for things like making baby food, protein shakes, homemade salad dressing, and so much more!Every time I have mentioned a hand immersion blender you have all agreed... …
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Why I Love My Bathroom Scale

I originally posted this in December of 2014. I've updated it along the way to share my progress. Now I teach others how to lose weight in a fitness challenge I coach! You can learn more about that here. But if you want to hear about WHY I love my bathroom scale, read on!UPDATE February 16, 2015...I still use this awesome scale to watch my fat percentage and muscle percentage.  For me it's more about those numbers than it is about pounds!... …
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Amazon Lightning Deal Tips!

Every day Amazon offers Lightning Deals on everything from toys to electronics to household, clothing and more!Because these deals are so awesome, they may go really fast!!  We want to help you save, and sort through the deals really fast!  First things first, you need to understand how these lightning deals work... How Amazon Lightning Deals Work: Amazon puts anywhere from 200 to 2,000 deals on their Lightning Deal Sales.  These sales... …
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Today Only: 7-in-1 Instant Pot 6 Quart $68.95!

TODAY ONLY for an AMAZING price!! 6 Quart 7-in-1 Multi-Functional Digital Pressure Cooker for 47% off! You NEED one of these in your home! I've (Cathy) had one of these for more than three years and use it weekly!  This little tool has improved my quality of life... because quite frankly, I'm not a good planner! I'm a "last minute" kind of girl. I love that it's so very easy to use! Perfect for those of us who forget to pull meat out... …
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Check Out Cute Coupon Organizers!

Take a look at these cute Coupon Organizers! Raise your hand if you like to save money! (I'm raising my hand!) Do you use coupons? Do you know someone that uses coupons?If you've been following our blog for a while, you know that we've had quite a bit of experience with coupons in the past. There are still good coupons out there and you might as well save money on the things you are going to buy anyway. You really start saving when you stock... …
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Laser Pegs National Geographic Dinosaurs Building Kit $41.99 (Reg. $69.99)

Let's rebuild the dinosaurs! If you hurry over to Amazon today, you can get a $28 discount on this great Laser Pegs National Geographic Dinosaurs Building Kit. This isn't your average building blocks, so hurry and order yours now.Laser Pegs National Geographic Dinosaurs Building Kit $41.99 (Reg. $69.99) Ships Free with Amazon Prime (Try a FREE Membership)Includes 27 Laser Pegs, 191 Tinted Construction Bricks, Sound Activated Triangle Power... …
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Euro Cuisine GY50 Greek Yogurt Maker $16.20 (Reg $29.99)

Make some homemade yogurt Major discount on this Euro Cuisine GY50 Greek Yogurt Maker at Amazon today. They're slashing 46% off on this kitchen tool, order yours now! This is perfect for the incoming holidays when you're having guests at home.Euro Cuisine GY50 Greek Yogurt Maker $16.20 (Reg $29.99) Ships Free with Amazon Prime (Try a FREE Membership)Transform up to 2qt of plain Yogurt into Greek Yogurt For Making Greek Yogurt/Cheese Yogurt ... …
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