Saving Money

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No Spend Month: Part 2

We plan on doing a no spend challenge this month to assess our finances and see where we care doing well and where we could improve. We are spending as little as possible this month, while following along with the daily reading and reflection from the Uber Fugal Month Challenge hosted by The Frugalwoods. I’m […] Read more…

No Spend Month Reflection: where do you want to be in 10 years?

No Spend Month: Part 1

As part of setting goals for the new year, G and I decided we would do a no spend month! We like the idea of a whole month of really digging deep into our finances to make sure we are doing the best we can. We are participating in the Uber Frugal Month Challenge hosted […] Read more…

red hot stovetop: save electricity in the kitchen

Save Electricity in the Kitchen

We all want to save on the electricity bill. The kitchen happens to be where the majority of electricity is used in most homes with so many major appliances, so it is a great place to focus your efforts on reducing your usage! I’ve listed my top tips to save electricity in the kitchen, as well […] Read more…

eat soup and bread to eat healthier on a budget

11 Completely Free Ways to Eat Healthier on a Budget

Healthy eating is notoriously difficult to describe nowadays, with all the different wellness “gurus”, celebrity detoxes and fad diets all making conflicting claims about what constitutes as “healthy”. Not only are their recommendations confusing, but they are often expensive! They can leave you feeling like it’s impossible to eat healthier on a budget.   Here […] Read more…