5 Small Changes That Help You Save Big Money

When it comes to saving money, we often “discount” the little things (Yep. That was a pun). Most people don’t really believe that changing a few weekly habits could actually make it possible for them to pay off their mortgage, take a dream vacation, or save toward another great, big goal. But, that just isn’t … Read more

How Do Frugal People Save Money Every Month?

We would all like to believe that there is a direct connection between making more money and saving more money. But, that is not the case. In fact, nearly seventy percent of Americans live paycheck to paycheck and (get this!) that includes forty-nine percent of those making $100,000 or more a year. Clearly, saving money … Read more

52 Easy Weekly Frugal Habits for 2023

Change doesn’t have to be big to be meaningful. In fact, adopting one new, simple frugal habit each week can make all the difference when it comes to saving money and reaching your financial goals. Frugality is all about adopting easy, common-sense habits, which allow you to save money over time so you can spend … Read more

6 Often Overlooked Ways to Save Money on Food

Even though experts say we won’t be feeling the brunt of the recession until sometime in 2023, most of us are tightening our belts now. There are actually six, little-known, but vital shopping and cooking skills which will help you get through the tough times ahead. Although politicians and economists express varied opinions on whether … Read more

How to Menu Plan for Zero Food Waste

When it comes to putting food on the table each week, menu planning and zero food waste are an unbeatable combination. This dynamic duo will result in you being able to save money, throw out less, and feed your family amazing meals every day. The problem with serving up healthy meals for a bargain price … Read more

A Step-by-Step Guide to Easy Homemade Vanilla

Three years ago, I headed over to SAMS to replenish my dwindling supply of vanilla. I could not believe the astronomical jump in the price of vanilla. That’s when I decided to ditch those tiny bottles of liquid gold and begin making my own. Vanilla-making is incredibly easy. Not only that, it’s far less expensive and … Read more