Cheap Stress Tips to Utilize During National Stress Awareness Week

November is just a few weeks away and with the weather changing and flu season arriving, you might be feeling a little stressed out. This year has added a lot to the everyday stress that we already face, so it might be wise to point out that the first week of November is actually National Stress Awareness Month. This week is going to provide lots […] » Continue Reading

Ten STEM Activities That Will Entertain and Education While Saving Your Budget

With many children being schooled at home, it might be even more apparent how important STEM activities are for your kids. STEM Day is November 8, which makes it the perfect time to add some new activities to your child’s playtime. This doesn’t mean that you have to spend a fortune on all new toys and learning resources. You can actually add some STEM ideas […] » Continue Reading

Ten Cheap Ways to Help Your Baby Crawl

Crawling is a big moment in a baby’s life. It is also a big step for parents as their little one is moving from a stage of constant care to one of more independence and mischief. For many, as soon as a baby exhibits signs of wanting to crawl or hits the age where crawling might begin, parents begin to work to urge their child […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Autumn Snacks Your Kids Will Devour

With autumn here, there are a lot of wonderful options to enjoy when it comes to snacking. Since many kids are still learning from home, these snacks can be a great way to make snacking a lot easier and healthier for the whole family. Some of these snacks are even fun tasks for kids to help create. Best of all, the supplies are all in […] » Continue Reading

Ten Fun Ways to Social Distance this Halloween

Halloween is practically tapping at our door, but we’re still stuck in this strange world of covid-19. You don’t have to give up on Halloween though, as many people are bound and determined not to let another holiday pass them by. Luckily, Halloween doesn’t have to be a huge social gathering in order to be fun. As a matter of fact, you can plan activities […] » Continue Reading

Great October Savings From Walmart, Target, and Amazon Prime

It might be a little later in the year than it normally is, but we can finally say hello to some of the biggest sales of the year. Amazon Prime generally hosts its Prime Day sale in July, with Walmart and Target following suit. However, with Covid-19 putting most things to a screeching halt, Prime Day was pushed back and largely kept hushed until this […] » Continue Reading

Ten Apps That Allow You to Watch TV Legally for Free

There’s no doubt about it. For so many people, times are tough. With Covid-19 still present and many locations shut down, it is increasingly tough to make ends meet. With the holidays also coming up, many people are looking to cut out as many luxuries as they possibly can. Cable and subscription services can really weigh down your budget, which can be a big problem […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Games that Will Help You Lose Weight at Home

Let’s face it, losing weight in today’s world is a bit tough. Not only do you have to work against all of the stress you’re dealing with, but it often isn’t safe enough to head to a gym. If you don’t have the luxury of a home gym, then you might feel like it is hopeless to get fit. Luckily, we live in a world […] » Continue Reading

Easy Ways to Save Up for Your Holiday Shopping Fund

With autumn arriving, many people are already starting to plan on what to get who for the holidays. This year, budgets might be tight for so many, especially with COVID taking up over half a year of our lives. There are ways that you can take a step back and save for the holidays instead of getting in incredible debt. So, if you’re feeling hopeless, […] » Continue Reading

Cheap and Easy Ways to Make Your Garden Thrive in the Autumn

Autumn is finally here, which means the weather and the things that grow are going to be making some major changes. If you love your garden, then you might utilize this time to make some changes of your own. Luckily, it doesn’t take a lot to transition your garden from one season to the next. However, autumn does open up a lot of opportunities if […] » Continue Reading

Ten Ways to Enjoy Pumpkin Spice Without the High Price

And with that, a slight cool down has brought pumpkin spice back. Pumpkin spice season is one of the most highly anticipated for so many people, which is why you’ll most likely see it everywhere on social media until Thanksgiving has come and gone. Unfortunately, having a taste for pumpkin spice isn’t always the best for your budget. A large latte a day can set […] » Continue Reading

Ten Easy Ways to Save While Shopping Walmart

Whether you’re a frequent shopper of Walmart or not, it never hurts to save some money while shopping at such a popular store. As the pandemic continues and people struggle with money it is important to know a few ways to save some cash. Plus, with the holiday season coming, you might want to know how to save on food and gifts to help make […] » Continue Reading

Ten Fun Outdoor Activities To Help Entertain the Family This Autumn

The crisp autumn months are upon us, which means there is a lot of fun to be had. However, with many schools going digital and school sports and clubs put on hold, you might be wondering how your child is going to have the chance to enjoy autumn and all its beauty. Luckily, there are lots of things you can do as a family that […] » Continue Reading

Ten Fun and Frugal Ways to Decorate for Autumn 2020

The weather will soon be getting crisper, which means its time to pull out all of that fall décor and get to work on making your home cozy for the upcoming cold months. With so much uncertainty going on in the world, many people are actually turning to décor in order to help cheer them up. Luckily, there are some pretty fun autumn décor trends […] » Continue Reading

Ten Ways to Oktoberfest Safely at Home

For the first time in decades, Oktoberfest celebrations across the globe are being canceled. This can be a major letdown to those that have joined their community in celebrating this German holiday every year. Just because the celebrations are coming to a close, doesn’t mean that you don’t have an opportunity to celebrate on your own. These ten ideas will help bring the Oktoberfest to […] » Continue Reading

Fun Ways to Celebrate Grandparents Day on a Budget

Grandparents Day will be here soon, which might be a problem during the current circumstances. If this year hasn’t made you think about how much your grandparents mean to you, then seeing all of the Grandparents Day ads might make the sentiment set in. This year, it isn’t exactly safe to visit with your grandparents unless they are already living in your home. There are […] » Continue Reading

Ten Fashionable Styles You’ll Have To Have This Autumn

Although the weather might be a bit on the hot side still, autumn is just a few weeks ago. So, as you can imagine, autumn fashion trends are starting to make their debut. This year is a lot different than years past due to coronavirus, so it will be a bit harder to catch some of the biggest trends. You might also find yourself showing […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Tips to Make Preschool Affordable

With school starting up, many parents are joining in on the scramble to get their child into preschool. Whether preschool is required for your child this year, or you’re just trying to get an early start on the admissions process, you might find getting your child into preschool can be more frustrating and expensive than you initially thought. These ten tips can help you cut […] » Continue Reading

Labor Day 2020 Sales That You Won’t Want to Miss

This Labor Day might not look exactly like it has in the past. With most people trying to stay home, the sales won’t be as widely seen in store windows and advertisements. However, rest assured, most stores will still host their Labor Day sales and some will offer deals that are even greater than normal. It is important to keep an eye out on your […] » Continue Reading

Bring Magic to Your Child with These Tooth Fairy Tips

The Tooth Fairy doesn’t get enough credit, which is why this year you might add a little fun to your tooth fairy routine in order to celebrate National Tooth Fairy Day on August 22. Although the Tooth Fairy can keep things pretty simple, you might consider adding a little magic to the experience in your home, especially since we are currently dealing with hard times. […] » Continue Reading

Ten Cheap and Easy Ways to Motivate Kids

Right now, things are a bit complicated, which means we have to go the extra mile for the kids. Many schools aren’t going to be resuming in the fall as they normally would be due to the coronavirus pandemic. Those schools that will be taking place in person have watched their enrollment decrease as many parents take to registering their children with online schools or […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Ways to Make the Most Out of Vacation Time During the Pandemic

Currently, a lot of people are sitting on vacation time that they need to take before it disappears. In the current climate, traveling isn’t exactly a wise option, which makes many people feel like they should just miss out on the vacation time that they’ve built up. It isn’t a great idea to skip out on your vacation, because these are well deserved days off. […] » Continue Reading

Ten Things Your Child Will Need For Online Schooling

With August here, it is hard to feel comfortable with the idea of your child attending school again. Some parents have to worry about their child getting ill via in-person classes, which might force many to move to homeschool or online schools. Other parents might be working with the new challenge of helping their child learn from home because their school district is only learning […] » Continue Reading

Ten Healthy Snack Options for Your Quarantined Kids

Kids love to snack, especially when they are stuck at home. With so many schools deciding to keep their programs online this autumn, you might be a little worried about your child’s snacking habits. Not only can snacking wreak havoc on their health, but it can also put a huge dent in your food budget. There are so many great ways you can curb the […] » Continue Reading

A Quick and Frugal Guide to Face Masks

When the Covid-19 pandemic first began, the concept of wearing a mask became a first for many people. However, at the time, masks were incredibly short on supply and many people were asked not to get them. Now, more and more communities are making masks a mandatory thing. Many scientists have also said that the pandemic isn’t going to end any time soon. Thus, you […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Give Your Bathroom New Life With Little Work

With everyone staying home more, it is easy to find lots of projects around the house. However, budgets for home improvements aren’t exactly on the high end right now. If you’re looking to give your bathroom a little more life, then you’re definitely in luck. There are quite a few items that you can purchase that will make your bathroom look and feel amazing. In […] » Continue Reading

Ten Ways to Cheaply Protect Your Eyes

Did you know that August is National Eye Exam Month? When most people plan on making an appointment with the optometrist, they tend to take more measures to protect their eyes. However, at this point, it is usually too late if you’re worried about damage. Luckily, there are many cheap things we can do every single day that will not only help us protect our […] » Continue Reading

Celebrate Friendship Day Quarantine Style

Friendship Day is coming up this August with a full week of celebrations during the third week of the month. Unfortunately, it is a little hard to celebrate with friends when there is so much chaos going on in the world. With most people in quarantine or trying to steer clear of others, making plans to spend time with friends is definitely not going to […] » Continue Reading

Ten Affordable Products to Ease Your Baby’s Teething Pains

Teething isn’t a great time for the entire family. It is hard seeing your child in pain, especially when you can’t do a lot to help them. Many parents try to pour money into the problem in hopes that they will find a solution to the problem. Although you probably will end up spending some money on teething products, there are a few options that […] » Continue Reading

Ten Projects to Get Everyone Together For Family Fun Month

August is family fun month, which can be exciting if you’re ready to do some fun things with your loved ones. Generally, this month is filled with trips to the park, family vacations, and other activities that take place outside of the home. This year, you might want to concentrate on things that can be done while you’re safely at home. A project can be […] » Continue Reading

Ten Free Things You Can Do To Improve Your Life While Trapped At Home

With the world in turmoil, you might find yourself a little stressed. However, being trapped at home can also add to this stress, especially if you’re struggling with a tight budget. There are many things you can do to make your time at home actually improve your life though. Best of all, many of these things won’t cost you a thing in most cases. Before […] » Continue Reading

Ten Ways to Prepare Your Student For College Despite Covid-19

There’s no doubt about it, kids heading to college don’t have it easy. This is typically a hard time for students trying to figure things out. However, with Covid-19 still spiking across the nation, many typical things promising college students to do to prepare for their next adventure have been put on hold. There are still things you can do to make sure you’re ready […] » Continue Reading

Efficient Ways to Help Your Toddler Adjust to Their Own Bed

Whether you’re moving your toddler from a crib to a toddler bed, a toddler bed to a big kid bed, or from your bed to their own, things can get a little tricky. A lot of people try to pour money into the problem hoping that kids will eventually use the things they purchased to find comfort in their new surroundings. These ten tips will […] » Continue Reading

Ten Fun Ways to Celebrate National Ice Cream Month From Home

Everyone scream, because July is National Ice Cream Month. With the year everyone is having, this ice cream month needs to be one of the best yet! Since going to an ice cream parlor to indulge isn’t exactly the wisest idea, these ten tips will help you make the most out of National Ice Cream Month. Plus, the cold treat will help you cool down […] » Continue Reading

Ten Things to Equip Your Child With When School Is Back In Session

It is the fear of many parents that school will be back in session before the COVID-19 pandemic is over. For some parents, this fear might come sooner than in the typical school year. Some schools want children to participate in summer school, while other schools are mulling over the idea of having school start much earlier this year. If you’re feeling uneasy about this […] » Continue Reading

Quick Tips to Help You Save More on Food Delivery

These days, we’re relying on delivery services a lot. Delivery services can help us treat ourselves whenever we don’t want to cook another meal, which seems to have a lot more frequently these days. The contactless service also helps to protect us which is an important thing to keep in mind when you see the fees that are tacked on to your meal purchase. If […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Summer Sensory Activities You Can DIY At Home

Entertaining the kids, especially the younger kids, this summer is going to be tough. With many parks, playgroups, and water activities canceled, it up to parents to find stimulating ways to learn at home or in environments that promote social distancing. This can be overwhelming if you’re not sure where to start. Luckily, there is an abundance of great ways to help you and your […] » Continue Reading

Covid- 19 Summer Camp Alternatives to Keep the Kids Busy This Summer Break

If your child is used to hitting camp during summer break, then there might be a whole lot of disappointment this year. Most summer camps won’t be opening their doors, which means kids are going to be left at home this year. Your kids don’t have to give up their summer camp fun though, as there are lots of great alternatives to embrace during summer […] » Continue Reading

Frugal and Fun Ways to Embrace the Summer Solstice from Home

Summer is here, and the summer solstice will arrive in a couple more days. This should give you plenty of time to plan out your celebration. For many, travel is a big part of summer. This year, unfortunately, travel doesn’t seem like a wise option to engage in. There are still ways that you can engage in the summer solstice though, so you don’t have […] » Continue Reading

Ten PRIDE Month Ideas to Help Kids Appreciate the Meaning

June is PRIDE month, which can be a whole lot of fun for the entire family. As we celebrate the lives of the LGBTQ+ community that has changed the world and inspired many, we should also take the time to help children understand and appreciate the community. Since so many of us are trapped indoors during this time, you have the perfect opportunity to frugally […] » Continue Reading

Hot Summer Fashion Trends You Can Create at Home

The weather is heating up, which means so are the fashion trends. It can be hard to keep up with all of the changing trends because shopping for a new wardrobe every season can really leave your budget hurting. However, there are a few things you can purchase or make in order to leave your budget happy while ensuring you look fashion savvy. These ten […] » Continue Reading

Ten Quarantine Friendly Father’s Day Ideas

Father’s Day will be here before we know it. So, if you still haven’t picked out the perfect gift for dad then there is no better time than now. This is especially true this year because of slow shipping times which might cause any gift you order to be late. If you’re at a loss for ideas, then these ten tips will help you decide […] » Continue Reading

Fun and Frugal Ideas for Road Tripping with Small Children

School is out for most students and summer is practically here, which might leave you wanting to hit the open road. Of course, with everything going on, you might just need to travel by car to move, visit with family, or simply get out of the house for a while. Road tripping can be incredibly hard with small children though. The mere idea of traveling […] » Continue Reading

Ten Popular Chains Offering Family Packs During Covid-19 Quarantine

Right now, going to a restaurant for a break isn’t exactly an option in many states. In states that have reopened, it still isn’t possible for restaurants to fully pack the house as they may have before. Unfortunately, ordering takeout can really hit your bank account hard. Between grabbing something everyone will like and ensuring everyone gets enough, you could end up spending $50 to […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to DIY a Backyard Beach for Summer Fun

With summer in sight and many quarantine orders still going strong, you might find that the need to hit the beach is greater than you ever imagined. During this time, a lot of people are taking matters into their own hands by transforming their backyard into a beach oasis. Some of these projects are taking up quite a bit of money, but there are a […] » Continue Reading

Ten Dinosaur-tastic Ideas to Teach and Entertain Kids This Summer

With schools pretty much taking place at home and many educational materials MIA, you might be struggling to engage your child in learning. If you’re looking for material that will help engage your child while helping them learn a bit about science, then dinosaurs are the way to go. One of the best things about dinosaurs is you can find something interesting to suit everyone […] » Continue Reading

Memorial Day Sales You Can Enjoy from the Comfort of Home

Memorial Day is just over a week away, which can be exciting for anyone looking to save money on a little retail therapy. This year, Memorial Day is going to be a little different as most stores will only allow 25% occupancy, if they have their brick and mortar stores open at all. Luckily, most retailers today have online stores that will still allow you […] » Continue Reading

Ten Quarantine Friendly Graduation Ideas for the Class of 2020

As May rapidly progresses, graduation times quickly approach. 2020 is a special year for graduates, as they are trying to navigate their coming of age in a world that changed very quickly within just a few months. Where most students would be planning out ceremonies and after-parties, today’s graduates are trying to figure out where life will take them in such a changing and seemingly […] » Continue Reading

Ten Ways to Boost Your Photography Skills While You Self-Isolate During National Photography Month

Right now, many photographers are stuck at home unable to carry on with their skills. There are also many aspiring photographers out there that can’t work on their skills or even try the hobby on for size. Getting out doesn’t have to be the only way you can embrace your photography skills though. Rather, you can keep your skills finely tuned and improve on them […] » Continue Reading

Celebrate Gifts From the Garden Month with These Frugal Ideas

May is Gifts from the Garden Month, which couldn’t come at a better time. Between everyone being bummed out over the coronavirus quarantine and Mother’s Day coming up, you can probably use a few gift ideas to help spread some joy and love. If you have a garden, then you already have a wealth of things you can gift to those that you love. These […] » Continue Reading