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 »

Reduce Reuse Recycle

I enjoy shopping at thrift stores and Goodwills. I can always find amazing deals that cannot be topped. Many people have told me that they can never find anything! True – these places are hit or miss but here are some great tips to help you grab those great deals: 1 – Find out when new shipments are… Read More »