As busy moms, we like to save money, but with one important catch: it can’t take too much of our precious time. We’d much rather be playing dinosaurs or having tea parties with our kids. Not clipping coupons or spending hours scouring the best deals online. When I find a quick and easy way to […]
There’s no denying that babies are expensive. Do you cringe at the checkout line every time you have to buy another box of diapers? I get it. With three kids, I’ve been there (and am still there with one). It’s hard to stomach when a good chunk of your grocery/household budget might literally end up […]
As I approached my due date, I was worried about the expense of a third child. Our income was about to be slashed in half due to my decision to leave my job and become a stay-at-home mom. Now we’d have three mouths to feed, clothe, and two in diapers. The thought of spending money […]
Do you cringe when it gets close to birthday time for your kids? It’s easy to spend a couple hundred dollars or more for a birthday party when you figure in location, food, decor, and party decorations. You can have a party on a tight budget without breaking the bank.
When you are pregnant, it is easy to get overwhelmed with all the things you think you might need for baby. If you are on a limited budget, or just trying to keep expenses down, it can be hard to figure out what is truly a necessity and what you can do without.
Kids are expensive The one thing no one told me about having kids-they are expensive. Ok, well maybe they did tell me, but I refused to believe it was so. Now that I have three kids–I know the expenses in raising a family are no joke. Diapers for two, formula for a hungry boy, plus […]