2018, budget decorating, finances, simplify, simplify saturdays

Three Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Buy

If you've read my blog for any length of time, then you know I love to shop. I love to spend money. But you know what doesn't share my joy in shopping and spending money? My bank account. As much fun as shopping is, real life happens and real life costs money. In other words,… Continue reading Three Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Buy

2020, back to school, clothing, finances, kids, school

How to create a capsule wardrobe for your children

I don't know about you, but we fight two frequent battles at my home: my kids wanting to wear things that don't match, and my kids having a closet full of clothes they don't wear. Each year, we seem to buy so many items of clothing, and some of them are outgrown before they are… Continue reading How to create a capsule wardrobe for your children

2020, priorities, simplifying life, spending less

Home Improvement: Things To Consider When Planning Projects

We've been blogging here for a good five years now, and in that time, we've had a lot of questions from readers. One question we're often asked is this: "You all seem to always be doing something to your house. How do you do so much?" Today I'd like to share how we prioritize our… Continue reading Home Improvement: Things To Consider When Planning Projects

2020

Free printable finance organizer

It's that time of year again- the time of year where we try to do better at SOMETHING than we did last year. A lot of people choose a goal that is related to their appearance or health. But the most popular goal of them all is financial. I don't know about you, but I'm… Continue reading Free printable finance organizer

2019, finances, getting organized, home management, house management, organize, organizing

Organizing your spending with a finance tracker

I really enjoy having money. I really enjoy spending money. I don't really enjoy paying bills, but I know that I have to do it. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com When you have multiple bills to pay, it can sometimes be hard to keep track of them. I also find it interesting to know where… Continue reading Organizing your spending with a finance tracker