Blessings this week

It is so easy to get caught up in the ugliness of the world or even just the blah-ness of life, that we tend to overlook the beautiful things in life.  So I decided to share some of the blessings that I have received this past week that sparked some joy into my life: 1.… Continue reading Blessings this week

Frugal Accomplishments

Five Frugal Things

1. Kroger deals I stocked up on cereal for $.99 a box to donate to the food pantry and also remembered to pick up my free Friday downloads, which were a Hershey bar and a Cliff bar.  As I was walking by the frozen food aisle, I remembered that I had an e-coupon for $4… Continue reading Five Frugal Things

Family Fun · Homeschooling

Learning with Pinterest-Chinese New Year Edition

We love learning about other countries' cultural traditions and celebrations, so this year we decided to celebrate the Chinese New Year.  Luckily, the library had lots of cute books on the subject and as always, Pinterest had lots of fun ideas to celebrate the holiday. These are the books we enjoyed the most: PoPo's Lucky… Continue reading Learning with Pinterest-Chinese New Year Edition

Frugal February

Five Things That You Learn By Having A Low Spend Week

This year as one of my new year's goals, I decided to have a low spend week each month.  I decided to try this because I learn so much about my spending habits during Frugal February, that I probably would benefit with the reminder year round. Here are a few of the reasons you too… Continue reading Five Things That You Learn By Having A Low Spend Week