How to Budget and Save Money in the New Year

How To Budget And Save Money In The New Year

Can you believe we are about to ring in the new year? This means a fresh start and a new set of resolutions. Why not make this the year you get your finances in order. Today, I wanted to share with you how to budget and save money in the new year. It may not be as difficult as you think. Many people hear the word budget and scared off. They…

Use a Gift Budget to Save Money

Use A Gift Budget To Save Money

I am always saying how important it is to have a budget to save money and stick to it. Well, the same concept applies to gift giving. You should have a gift budget to help you save money. Throughout the year, between holidays and birthdays and all the other gift giving occasions you can easily spend a small fortune! Having a gift budget will help you save money while still being…

Monthly & Yearly Budget Spreadsheets

Monthly & Yearly Budget Spreadsheets

I have received numerous emails asking if I could provide an editable version of my Monthly Budget Template. Well, here it is! Help your family get a better grasp on your finances and grow your savings. You will be able to easily track your income and expenses each month to see where you can cut back to increase your savings. Figuring out a budget that works for you and your lifestyle…

Budget Friendly Outdoor Fun for Kids

Budget Friendly Outdoor Fun For Kids

If you are anything like me then you are always looking for fun things for your kids to do outside. I limit the amount of TV and other electronic devices my kids get to use throughout the day and focus on as much time as we can having fun outside. It is important for their health and well being to play outside and just be kids! If you are looking for…

Free Printable Bill Tracker: Manage Your Monthly Expenses

Free Printable Bill Tracker: Manage Your Monthly Expenses

Use this free Monthly Bill Tracker printable to stay organized and pay your bills on time. It is one thing when you actually do not have the money to pay your bills, but it is another thing when you forget to pay because you are unorganized. I hate to admit it but I have definitely forgot to pay bills on time. It already hurts to pay so much money in…

Learn How to Make a Budget

Learn How To Make A Budget

Do you want to know how to make a budget? Are you trying to figure out where you spend all of your money? Managing your finances can be stressful and difficult to understand. Below you will find out exactly how to make a budget as well as ways to help you save money. How to Make A Budget You have to be willing to change your lifestyle before starting a…

Eating Healthy on a Budget

Eating Healthy On A Budget

Thank you to my sister Michalene for this awesome guest post on Eating Healthy on a Budget!     There are so many misconceptions with healthy eating and the cost of living a healthy life.  Many people have the idea that eating healthy can be too expensive, especially for an entire family.   I am here to tell you that this is not true! In fact, I actually save money…

Why Is My Budget NOT Working?

Why Is My Budget NOT Working?

Are you having trouble saving money? Can't figure out why your budget is not working? Sticking to a budget can be difficult and there are many reasons why you savings account is not increasing. You made a monthly budget to manage your money, but it’s just not working. What are you doing wrong? Take a look at this list of 7 reasons why your budget is NOT working and how…

Family Grocery Shopping on a Budget

Family Grocery Shopping On A Budget

Grocery shopping on a budget can be difficult especially if you have a family or other people to feed beside yourself. Setting a grocery budget and sticking to it can seem impossible sometimes. Prices are constantly rising and the kid's appetites seem to grow daily, but you can save money by shopping on a budget. Here are 5 tips for shopping on a budget with a family. Grocery Shopping on…

Ways To Organize Your Home On A Budget

Ways To Organize Your Home On A Budget

Need ways to organize your home without spending a lot of money? Read below to find tips for organizing your home while still saving money! Nothing is more frustrating than not being able to find something you are looking for because nothing is in order. It can also be quite overwhelming to take a look around your home and see things in a disorganized, chaotic mess. When that overwhelming feeling…