Frugal

Light Up Your Life & Still Save Money on Your Power Bill!

In the winter, our power bill sometimes gets really high.  We keep our house on a reasonable temperature (66 degrees) and we try to conserve energy as much as possible.  Last month’s bill was higher than expected so I decided to call the power company and investigate.  I was connected to an Energy Adviser, who…

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Buttermilk Biscuits and The BakeItFun Baking Mat!

My family loves a quick breakfast because we are usually on-the-go.  I love breakfast sandwiches but they are expensive and you don’t know what goes into them.  I have the solution!  Make your own.  I found a tasty buttermilk biscuit recipe in The American Girls Cookbook (Addy’s version). Those cookbooks are awesome.  The recipes are…

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Meal-Planning For Beginners And A Free Printable!

When I was pregnant with my daughter, my husband and I ate take-out probably 4 times a week.  I was tired and nauseated all the time.  I really couldn’t  have cared less about what I made for dinner.  This was one of my biggest mistakes and a complete money-waster.  The first thing I did when…

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10 Baby Steps That Will Save Big $$

It’s hard to believe but I wasn’t always this cheap (ahem, frugal).  I used to frivolously spend money on things that I didn’t need and/or couldn’t really afford.  I had just given birth to our first child when my husband and I decided to really buckle down and start being adults about money.  That’s when…

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Trying Something Different with Bulu Box!

Follow my blog with Bloglovin If you hadn’t noticed already, I am a big fan of monthly subscription boxes.  They are a great way to try many new products without committing to a full size item with a full size price tag.  They also give us a chance to try things that we normally might…

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