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Saving Money on Valentine’s Day

Saving Money on Valentine’s Day

Tweet 7 Tips To Save Money On Valentine’s Day Are you on a tight budget this year? Do you think it means you have to forgo having a romantic Valentine’s Day? Think again. You can create a memorable time for you and your loved this Valentine’s Day, all without breaking the bank. After all, sometimes […]

Five Tips To Help You Enjoy the Holidays More On Less Money

Five Tips To Help You Enjoy the Holidays More On Less Money

Tweet For many, the holidays are stressful. There always seems to be a shortage and time and money. If you find yourself lacking both, you’ll love the five tips I’ve come up with that will help you streamline your shopping and free up your days so you can truly appreciate the spirit of Christmas. Whatever […]

Ten Free Gifts to Give This Christmas

Ten Free Gifts to Give This Christmas

Tweet Who said the best things in life aren’t free?  Why not think outside the box this Christmas and give thoughtful, meaningful gifts that don’t cost a dime? After all, with the economy still down in the dumps and money being tight for most families, why make things even more difficult by spending money you […]

How to Keep from Overspending This Holiday Season

How to Keep from Overspending This Holiday Season

Tweet With the holidays fast approaching, it’s time to make a plan.  What are you willing to spend money on this holiday season?  Do you have a set budget or at least an idea of what you can afford?  If you don’t, you’re likely to overspend.  The excitement of Black Friday and Christmas can make […]

How to Have a Memorable Valentine’s Day Without Spending Any Money

How to Have a Memorable Valentine’s Day Without Spending Any Money

Tweet With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, it’s all too easy to fall into the trap of spending money you don’t have on things that you don’t need. If you’re looking for ways to make your loved ones feel special this February 14th but don’t want to go broke doing so, you’ve come to the right […]

7 Ways to Reduce Your Holiday Travel Costs

7 Ways to Reduce Your Holiday Travel Costs

Tweet With the holidays upon us, travel is probably on your mind or you may already be in the middle of your holiday travels. You may have family in another state or country or may finally have time off from work to actually take a vacation. No matter what the reason, you’ll want to get […]

Go Cheap This Thanksgiving and Save Money

Go Cheap This Thanksgiving and Save Money

Tweet My favorite day of the year is coming up: THANKSGIVING!  A day full of football, family, amazing food, and great memories. A day of thankfulness for what we have.  The all-American holiday. With such a big holiday comes big expenses.  Travel costs are the big expense for some families, but for others it’s the […]

Hosting a Holiday Cookie Swap

Hosting a Holiday Cookie Swap

Tweet A few years ago, I had the privilege of attending a holiday cookie swap at a friend’s house and have wanted to write about it ever since.  It was a marvelous spread filled with cookies of every size, shape, and flavor. The rules of the swap were actually very easy.  Bake a plate of […]

How to Make Salt Dough Ornaments With Your Kids

How to Make Salt Dough Ornaments With Your Kids

Tweet An Easy Salt Dough Ornament Recipe The holidays are a time where creativity is encouraged.  Trimming your tree can be costly if you opt to purchase each and every one of your ornaments from the store.  Rather than incur these unnecessary costs, think about other festive ways to decorate.  In fact, with a little […]

Five Great Gifts You Can Make For Under $5

Five Great Gifts You Can Make For Under $5

Tweet Whoever said that something had to be expensive in order for it to be meaningful never knew the joy of a handmade gift!  Not only are these types of presents rich with sentimental value, they also capture the spirit of the holidays with their simplicity and personal nature. A handcrafted gift is truly special […]