I would not say I am an expert at budgeting or finances, but I do work hard to keep our finances in order and to pay off our debt. Although it may sound strange, I enjoy budgeting and financial planning. I think this is mostly because I like a good spreadsheet (HAHA!) and I have… Continue reading budgeting
As the new year approaches, I always try to think of where I would like to focus my time and energy in the coming year. I usually end up with a few goals to improve my lifestyle and a few that will improve my family. One goal I always seem to have is paying off… Continue reading why I have 7 bank accounts!
Recently my son turned 3 years old and we decided it was time for him to move to a big boy room. We were hoping the room would get him excited about moving out of the old room to make way for our new baby. We have a new baby coming this Spring and we… Continue reading toddler room ideas
I have been looking for the best jeans for my kids that are cost effective yet durable since my kids play hard. After searching high and low I have ranked the best jeans for your money. The Children’s Place – they have jeans that are $7.99 pretty much every day of the week. They claim… Continue reading Best Jeans for Kids
I wrote this post when I was pregnant with my son, but it still applies. I found myself referencing this post when trying to think of clothes to wear now that I am pregnant again. So, in this post I decided to share some of my pregnancy style. I was told several times that I… Continue reading pregnancy style
I have recently started working on my taxes and helping others as I do most years and this year I decided to try out a different provider. Typically I go straight to TurboTax and they make things fairly easy, however, the past few years I don’t like the hidden fees and the way they up-sell… Continue reading Truly Free Tax Returns
One of my favorite stores is IKEA. I love the way they style their products, the environment in the store, the MANY items they offer, and good prices. I don’t mind putting things together, so IKEA is the perfect store for me. Outside of the many pieces of furniture and household items, I have also… Continue reading Awesome Toddler Items at IKEA
As you know, I love mason jars so when my mom mentioned she saw, on pinterest, a way to make solar lights out of the jars I thought I would give it a try. I didn’t really have specific directions to follow for the lights, so I tried different things until I got something… Continue reading mason jar solar lights
Since we moved into our new place, I have been wanting to update my office/work space. I wanted it to look more organized, fun, and have a more cohesive look. I didn’t want to spend too much on the updates so I tried to mostly work with what I already owned.
Based on our top viewed posts and conversations we have had with friends, we both realize many people need help with their financial planning. Neither of us are experts, but we are both pretty good at saving money, making budgets, and financial planning. So we want to help others! The first three people to comment… Continue reading financial planning giveaway!