How to spend less this holiday season

The holidays are approaching and that means it is time to buy gifts for family members and friends. It’s a wonderful time of year and purchasing gifts can be fun but it can also be overwhelming. How can you be sure that you won’t go crazy spending money this holiday season? Set a budget OneContinue Reading …

Mark’s for Back to School

The bitter sweet start of the school season is finally here. As much as we love having the kids around all summer the thought of back to school routine is welcomed. I will miss the last minute plans but welcome the structure of a schedule. The kids will miss sleeping in but love seeing theirContinue Reading …

Great ways for Parents to make Extra Cash

Being a parent is a full-time job, and many parents already have full-time jobs on top of parenting. This means that when parents are strapped for cash, picking up another job isn’t always an option, especially if they want to be around for dance recitals and softball games. Apps, websites, and direct selling opportunities provideContinue Reading …

Back to School Shopping with Teens #Groupon #ad

This is a sponsored post for Groupon. All opinions stated are mine When you have teens heading back to school your pocket boo feels it! They pretty much need all of the same supplies as they did when they were younger multiplied by four. Binders for each class so they can leave the others inContinue Reading …

Back to School with Sport Chek

Where has the summer gone? I just can not believe it is already back to school shopping season. This time of year is always bitter sweet for me. On top of getting supplies, the kids always need some new clothes. They need seasonal items and often they need to replace things they have grown out of.Continue Reading …

Save money with Groupon Coupons #ad #GrouponCoupons

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine. It is no secret that I love to save money! I have caviar taste with a KD budget and dream of the finer things in life. Working from home and having four children has taught me to plan ahead and budget wisely. You never know whenContinue Reading …

6 Ways to Save Money when Shopping for your Family #PGMom

Disclosure: I am a P&Gmom/mamanP&G. This post has been compensated as part of the program. The opinions on this blog are my own. For many years we were a single income family with three small kids. It made more sense for me to stay home with the kids, than send three to daycare. I loved beingContinue Reading …

Jeans for every body type from Mark’s #springintolife

Being a mom does not mean I want to live in ‘mom jeans” you know, the high waist jeans that are not at all flattering. Over the years as my body has changed my love for jeans has come and gone then come back again. The last few years since jeans have really evolved haveContinue Reading …