No, we don't eat dog food around here.
Not too long ago I was discussing how we budget for grocery money with a few people. They were shocked to hear that we only spend $200 a month on our groceries. I happily explained that we have budgeted for spending $80 every two weeks on normal groceries and we set aside $40 a month for Sam's Club, which we make a trip to about every three months to stock up. Their reply "well you must be buying dog food or something because that would never work in MY house, and we only feed 4 people."…
Easy DIY Ice Packs - Fun Cheap or Free
Enjoy this guest post from my friend Lauralee: It's handy to have ice packs around for various reasons. But the medical-grade ice packs can be VERY expensive! Have you ever considered making your own? This tip I learned from Dr Sears reciently on The Doctor's. Save money on buying ice packs and take dish soap,...
What you'll need: 1/8 Cup of fabric softener (I used Downy April Fresh) 2 tablespoons Baking Soda Hot tap water Spray bottle (I used my empty 27 oz. Febreze bottle) Preparation: Using a funnel, pour fabric softener and baking soda into your spray bottle. Fill spray bottle with hot tap water and shake well. Store-bought Febreze: $5.59 Homemade Febreze: $0.15 Total Savings: $5.44 OR 97.3%!
Mythbusting: Quiet a Nighttime Cough
So.. have you heard the one about the Vicks Vapor Rub relieving kids' coughs at night? It is said that if you rub a layer of it on their feet and cover them with socks, they won't cough at night. I first heard this a few years ago, and I was pretty skeptical. I read online about others trying it and swearing by it. They all say it works. I was STILL skeptical. Well, we've been battling a cold virus in our household for the past week, and my five year old was up all night coughing. The next…
Így takaríts okosan!
Takarítani bizony kell, ez nem egy olyan terület, amit elhanyagolhatunk. És így januárban, amikor még tart az újévi lendület, érdemes új szokásokat bevezetni, mert ezeket megtartva sokat javíthatunk életminőségünkön. Nem kell kapásból nagy dolgokra gondolni, kezdjük egy alap dologgal, lakásunk, otthonunk tisztán tartásával. Segítségül készítettünk Nektek egy kinyomtatható táblázatot, melyet a szekrény belső oldalára ragasztva pontosan tudni fogjátok, hogy mikor-mit érdemes tisztába tenni. A…
Leave it to Pinterest to make ya feel dumb...Peeling An Orange, Like A Boss. Cut or pull the top and bottom circles from the orange/tangerine. Then slit between two sections and roll it out. MIND BLOWN.
51 Uses for Coca-Cola – the Ultimate List
I was trawling the Internet recently searching for a way to remove a grease spot from a favorite shirt of mine. How it got there, well, I blame a faulty fork and not my clumsy mout
The 52 Week Money Challenge – you game? #52weekmoneychallenge
The 52 Week Money Challenge is the MOST popular way to save money. Adults, Children, Schools, Churches, everyone is getting involved! Start saving ..