You know you’re a mom (specifically full-time) when… Your to-do list never shortens, just gets longer. You get dressed before noon and feel extremely accomplished for the day. Make-up…you’re “mom of the year.” You come up with at least one new project per day for your house. You gladly volunteer to run errands as soon as the hubby gets home. You let your kid watch a
Since this is a new month, I wanted to continue my grocery experiment, but have a clean slate for the budget. I love the beginning of the month…no expenses are on the budget. We completely blew our budget last month on just about everything, but that was officially the last month we could afford to do that. This marks our first month without my income.
Well I’m officially 9 months post partum and believe the “baby weight” can no longer be an excuse – 9 months to gain the weight, 9 months to lose it (although I really think it can be lost way sooner). To be honest, I was worried about it at first, but as most new moms realize, that’s the least of your worries when you’re busy
Have to share this recipe from my friend Kristen Hackman! It’s so easy and cheap! INGREDIENTS: graham cracker crust 1 small carton of yogurt (any fruity flavor) – I used the Yoplait Light 1 carton of cool whip lite fruit for a topping if you want. I’ve had 2 of her pies and she used strawberry and raspberry! Both were delicious! DIRECTIONS: Mix the yogurt and
Dear Beckham, This last month went by SO fast. So fast that I didn’t even jot down any notes of what you did this month. We have been doing a lot with the house so our projects have been non-stop! A few things have changed this month in regards to your milestones, not many though. You just keep getting cuter and cuter! You’re crawling super fast
Last week I did an experiment with my groceries and recipes. I got the idea from one of my favorite blogs I started following, Blissful and Domestic. She is very similar to me regarding finances, but her blog is crazy cool and organized. (Side note: She’s asked me to be a guest on her blog at the end of September, so look out for that). Anyway,
God has been tugging on my heart lately in many areas of my life and has been blessing me with answers and just revealing himself so clearly to me! With that, I thought I should give you the real reason we were able to pay everything off in 33 months! If I keep giving you money saving tips and don’t give you this one, I’m not glorifying