Happy Halloween everyone! For this weeks Money Monday I'm sharing some fun financial facts about Halloween for you. For more check out the National Retail Federation's Halloween headquarters. I wrote a post with these facts and some tips to save money last week - be sure to check it out here. Don't forget to score … Continue reading Halloween 2016 Fun Financial Facts
You can’t help but see the news lately about the epi-pen price hikes. As the mom of a former food-allergic son, I get angry every time I see them. The epi-pen now costs $650 per fill – and you need to refill it every single year because they expire, even if you don’t use it. … Continue reading Food Allergies and Epi-Pens: My Sons Story
Sleep in Saturday is when I write about something I consider fun - a book review, a new project, or something random from my past. Today I'm doing a book review. Back in December my identity was stolen (I’ll write about the full story and some tips for you in a later post). The first … Continue reading Identity Theft – Swiped by Adam Levin
In a prior article I wrote about my story in cutting cable for the past seven years despite having three kids and a TV loving husband. Is this something you're interested in doing too? Well here's my promised 11 easy steps to cutting the cord: Determine your reasons. You’ll want to keep these in mind … Continue reading Cutting Cable in 11 Steps- Countering Common Objections, and 5 Family Financial Lessons
A Fun and Frugal Morning Every year there’s a nearby town that holds a hot air balloon festival. At 6 AM on Saturday and Sunday, they have balloon launches where 20+ balloons take off into the sky and float for a while before landing wherever the wind takes them. This particular event is free, and … Continue reading Five Frugal Family Festival Lessons – Hot Air Balloons, Muffins, and Coffee – oh my!