Dear Beckham, What a month! A lot happened this month and it is definitely the first month you changed the most! This was the first month I was your mommy full-time. I’ve been missin’ out! This is the coolest job ever…lots of work and hard at times, but I couldn’t ask for more in life right now! You are making it easy on me and
We are often asked how we save on groceries, so I thought I’d make it this week’s Monday’s Money Saving Tip! A few things to note before I list the tips. We usually shop once a week. We don’t include diapers in our grocery budget. Everything else is grocery though (paper towels, toilet paper, vitamins, laundry detergent, trash/plastic baggies, etc…). We’re a family of THREE!
I had to share this as soon as I read it! I read in Dave Ramsey’s book, “The Total Money Makeover”, that a commonplace marketing scheme is “kid-branding” – targeting our little ones! That is just wrong! Companies will target young kids and teach them that plastic is the best form of payment. For example, Barbie came out with a “Cool Shopping Barbie” doll that
An important decision mothers make is whether or not to make their baby’s food or buy it already made from the store. Before I even had Beckham, I knew I wanted to make his food. I knew it was nutritionally better and financially cheaper. That’s what I was told and what I had read. I knew I would be a full-time mom by the time
This may be TMI, but I know a lot of others can relate! I have come to the realization that my body is literally not my own right now. You see so many magazine covers and read stories that state “How she got her body back after a baby” and the like! After seeing those pictures and reading stories where people lost all their baby weight and
MONEY is a huge concern in our nation. Do you know that the Bible speaks of money more than 800 times? Do you know that 70% of all Americans live paycheck to paycheck? Are you tired of the get-rich schemes? Do you want to have financial freedom? If so, please take a minute to get a pad and pen so that you can take some notes. I wish the
DAVE RAMSEY and my wonderful husband who took the time and effort to research and implement Dave’s money makeover tactics! This is my first “financial” post since deciding to use my blog to help others become debt free and not just to read about my adorable baby! Haha! I’ve been asked numerous times about how we paid off debt, so I thought I’d finally blog