Category Archives: Mom Tips

Feed the Monster

Ok – I am not saying that babies are monsters but they do often have healthy appetites. My little guy can often eat more than me or my husband! Before you start dropping tons of money on gourmet baby foods and little food gadgets, here are a few tips to save you some dough! 1. Breastfeed if you… Read More »

Toys Toys Toys

Of course your kids want whats new and hot but that may weigh heavy on your checkbook. Never fear – a solution is here. There are ways to provide your kids the goods without breaking the bank. Here are a few of my favorite tricks. 1. Craigslist. If you live near or in a metro area, you have… Read More »

Have Baby Will Travel

Another fun topic that makes its way to every baby site on the web – traveling with your baby. This the season to begin plannng and wondering – how will you do this? Traveling with a child is not cheap and – if you are like me – the idea of a “staycation” is a complete nightmare. So… Read More »

Halloween on a Budget

Alrighty!  It’s that time again – Halloween!  Though I love this holiday to pieces, my wallet does not.  Some analyst say that families – on average – spend more on Halloween than any other holiday.  Not sure I agree with that completely – looking at you Christmas – but I will admit that Halloween does do a good… Read More »

Maternity Fashionista

While I was pregnant, I worked a full-time job that required me to visit government client sites for meetings. Basically, this required me to have plenty of dress-up clothes that were tasteful and conservative. I admit, I am cheap. I did not want to spend the money for these items that I would wear once and then never… Read More »