Frugal Ways to Support Your Local Library in Midst of Budget Cuts

Many of us have spent countless hours in a library. From hanging out at the school library during childhood to cramming for exams at the university’s library in early adulthood. These facilities ensure education is on the rise for so many. Unfortunately, libraries always seem to be on the chopping block when it comes to budgeting, lately. There are many things you can do to […] » Continue Reading

Fun and Frugal April Fool’s Ideas to Help Kids Enjoy the Occasion

April Fools Day is rapidly approaching, which makes it the perfect time to start planning out some fun pranks. This day can be hard for kids, because knowing limitations while coming up with resources for pranks can be a little hard. Luckily, there are a lot of great ways that your kids can celebrate the holiday, so that everyone can have a little fun. These […] » Continue Reading

Celebrate Being a Woman by Joining One of These Frugal Hobby Clubs

March is National Women’s History Month, but you might want to spend the time thinking about the women of the present. This includes yourself. One of the best things for women to get into is a club or two that helps with socialization and blowing off some steam. Unfortunately, finding a club you like can be a bit of a chore. On top of that, […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Ways to Give Your Garden an Upscale Makeover Just in Time For Spring

If you’re excited about spring weather, then you might already be planning a few new ways to spice up your garden. It is incredibly easy to spend a small fortune on your garden without even planning on it. This is especially true if you’re working to get your garden together. Luckily, there are so many things you can do to create a stunning garden on […] » Continue Reading

Fun Ways to Celebrate Your Child on Absolutely Incredible Kids Day

Absolutely Incredible Kids Day is practically upon us, which gives us a great chance to celebrate the brilliant children in our lives. Every child has the potential to be incredible on their own, so now is the best time to show them how important and amazing they truly are. Of course, there are many things parents, guardians and loved ones can do to help children […] » Continue Reading

Embrace Earth Day by Giving Your Kitchen an Eco and Budget Friendly Boost

Spring is the perfect time to celebrate planet Earth and all that she does for us. One of the best things you can do to help out and to prepare for the upcoming Earth Day is get your kitchen in order. Organizing, replacing supplies and cleaning in the kitchen are some of the best ways to start off your spring cleaning process. These ten ideas […] » Continue Reading

Ten Natural Ways You Can Improve Fertility for Less

March 18 is the Goddess of Fertility Day, which is a special occasion designed to celebrate all of the goddesses of lore who were said to boost fertility. In order to celebrate this occasion, you might wonder how you can boost your own fertility. Of course, there are always statues and myths from ancient days to try out. You could also spend a boatload of […] » Continue Reading

Quick Ways to Embrace Girl Scouts on a Tight Budget

National Girl Scout Day is headed our way on March 12, which might make it the perfect time to sign your little one up to become a scout. Of course, with every extracurricular activity, you’ll find yourself with a new set of costs to budget into your already tight budget. Signing up your child for scouting doesn’t have to be a burden though. In fact, […] » Continue Reading

St. Patrick’s Day Traditions That Will Bring You Fun For Less

It’s almost time for the fun of St. Patrick’s Day again, which means its time to plan out your celebration. There are so many traditions surrounding this holiday, that you’re bound to enjoy adding a few new activities to your celebration. Luckily, there’s lots of things you can do that won’t hurt your budget. You never know, you might already have added some of these […] » Continue Reading

Simple Tips For a Clutter Free Home Just In Time For Spring Cleaning

It’s nearly March, which means spring is practically here. If you’ve been prepping for your annual spring cleaning, then you might be struggling to get through all of the clutter you’ve managed to pile up over the past year. Dealing with clutter can be stressful, especially if you have no idea how to organize it or even get it out of sight. These ten tips […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Ways For Students to Make Spring Break All About Relaxation

Although it might not feel like spring is on its way, it will be here before you know it. If you’re a student, then you’re probably already looking forward to basking in the rays while avoiding college work altogether. Unfortunately, many students end up putting off spring break because they simply don’t know how to make it work with their budget. Luckily, there are lots […] » Continue Reading

Keep it Frugal with These Tips for Your Income Tax Return

Now that we’re well into the new year, it’s time to start thinking about taxes and hopefully receiving an income tax return. For many people, this money brings a lot of fun to the household. However, there are many things you can spend your money on that will actually save you even more morning. These ten ideas will help you along your way, so you […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ideas to Help Your Children Learn to Brush Without the Battle

Going to the dentist and practicing oral hygiene can be a burden for children, which means it isn’t easy for parents either. Luckily, February is National Children’s Dental Month, which makes it the perfect time to get on board with an easier routine for your child’s hygiene. These ten tips will help you inspire your child to become a great brusher without forcing you to […] » Continue Reading

Improve Your Vitamin D Intake With These Spring Time Outdoor Hobbies

With the Polar Vertex swirling around, you might not feel like winter will end any time soon. However, spring is closer than you might expect. If you’re like most people, you’re in dire need of a little Vitamin D after spending so much time indoors. Luckily, spring offers many activities that will allow us to finally soak up some much-needed sun. You won’t have to […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Activities That Will Make Your Child’s Birthday Party the Talk of the Playground

Birthday parties can be a great way for your child to feel special with their peers. However, birthday parties can also cost a small fortune when it comes down to making it an occasion that will impress everyone. Luckily, keeping kids entertained can actually be an easy task. There are lots of games available that will cost you next to nothing. So, instead of spending […] » Continue Reading

Celebrate American Heart Month With Ten Exercises That Improve Your Health

February is American Heart Month, which makes it the perfect time to start thinking about your heart’s health. If you haven’t been keeping up with your health, then now is the perfect time to get back on the program to ensure your heart is going strong. There are a lot of things you can do for your heart, including eating right, drinking water and even […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Get the Most Out of Black History Month

Black history is almost upon us, which means you’re in for a lot of fun. Black history month is designed to help people learn more about people in our society who don’t always get the spotlight they deserve. However, for many, black history month might go unnoticed because they don’t know how to celebrate. Luckily, there are a lot of great ways to kick off […] » Continue Reading

Quick Ways to Put the Flame In Your Romance This Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it, which usually calls for numerous couples to scrambled to find the perfect gift. This can be tough if you’re on a budget or you simply don’t want to buy into the commercial aspect of this holiday. Luckily, there are lots of great things you can do for your partner to make Valentine’s Day an occasion to […] » Continue Reading

Fun Activities to Help Your Child Embrace the Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year, or the Spring Festival, is a great time to celebrate the beauty of spring and starting fresh. If you’re not accustomed to celebrating the holiday, then you might not know how to help children get the most out of the activity. At a glance, the Spring Festival might be another holiday that is going to set your budget back. However, you can […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Embrace the Super Bowl Experience

With the playoffs in full swing, you might be wondering how you can get in on the Super Bowl action this year, or maybe even just in the future. This event can really set your budget back, which is why it might take some time and patience in order to afford such an event. However, you can still make it a possibility, so don’t lose […] » Continue Reading

Ten Budget Friendly Tips to Make Sure You’re Ready For Wedding Season

Wedding season is practically here. Starting in February, you’re more than likely going to begin receiving wedding invitations in the mail for couples aspiring to have a romantic special day. This season can be trying for anyone on a tight budget, especially if the weddings are events that you can’t pass up. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to help save some […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Workout Accessories That Will Get You Fit In the New Year

A new year means many new resolutions that can be a bit pricey if you’re not careful. If you’re looking to get in shape this year, then you might be surprised by how much a gym membership or even having your gym can set you back. Luckily, there are a few accessories that can help boost your workout without forcing you to spend a fortune […] » Continue Reading

Quick Ways to Save On Vitamins and Supplements So You Can Get Healthy In the New Year

These days, vitamin companies seem to be everywhere you look. If you’re on social media, then there’s a good chance you see advertisements for trendy companies or articles on vitamin on a daily basis. If you’re looking to improve your body’s health this year using vitamins, then there is never a better time to get educated on the subject and your options. However, using vitamins […] » Continue Reading

Fun and Frugal Ideas to Help Kids Master Writing

In today’s world of technology, writing has seemed to take the back burner. However, it is still a crucial aspect of the learning process. Learning how to write can be troublesome though and many children are expected to have this skill down before they enter school. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to help your child pick up the skill without forcing […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Meals to Help Your Budget Recover in January

January can be a tough time for budgets. With the holidays finally coming to a screeching halt, you’re bound to feel a sense of relief that the major spending is finally over with until the next holiday season begins. However, it can be hard to recover from your spending spree if you need to cut back on your budget during the month of January. One […] » Continue Reading

Restful and Frugal Tips to Benefit Festival of Sleep Day

Between the holidays and the long winter days, you might be feeling pretty tired. Luckily, January 3rd brings us the Festival of Sleep, which is the perfect time to catch up on your beauty rest before you have to worry about school and work schedules. One of the best things about this unique holiday, apart from the extra sleep, is you’ll find yourself spending less […] » Continue Reading

Headache Free Tips For Sending the Kids Back to School After Winter Break

Winter break seems to fly by, but if you’re not ready for it to be over then you might be in a world of trouble. Kids require structure to help them ease into situations like school, so you might have to put in a little work to help make the transition from rest to work a bit easier for the children in your life. Luckily, […] » Continue Reading

Quick Ways to Recover From the Holiday Madness

Although the holidays aren’t quite over, you might be looking for a way to unwind when they finally are. The holidays can be particularly stressful, which might leave your body feeling tired and your mind frazzled. On top of that, you might have put on some extra pounds due to the excess foods and stress. Without a doubt, many people tend to spend extra money […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Last Minute Things to Accomplish Before 2019 Arrives

It seems like 2019 is barreling towards us at record speed, which might leave many having anxiety about accomplishing last minute resolutions and more. This holiday panic can cause you to spend some money to knock things off of your bucket list in a hurry. However, you shouldn’t sweat the small stuff, especially if it is going to put your budget in peril. Instead, you […] » Continue Reading

Easy Tips to Keep Kids Entertained During Their Long Winter Break

Winter break is practically upon us, which can be a scary thought for parents that aren’t certain what they’re going to do to entertain kids for such an extended time. Luckily, the winter weather and festivities will help you embrace the vacation without losing your mind. However, if you’re still looking for ways to keep kids entertained on a budget then you’re in luck. These […] » Continue Reading

Ten Holiday Traditions Your Family and Budget Will Love

The holidays are a great time to enjoy the numerous traditions that have been shared from one generation to the next. However, if you’re just starting out as a family or you want to spice up your holiday experience, then you might be looking for some great ideas to incorporate into your celebrations. If you’re on a budget, then this can be especially hard. Luckily, […] » Continue Reading

Christmas Activities That Will Make the Whole Family Jolly For Less

The holidays are practically here, which means there are tons of activities that the family will want to participate in. Unfortunately, this doesn’t always work out in the favor of your budget as many events require you to purchase tickets and foods, while paying other fees in the process. There are some amazing things that you can do to satisfy the whole family without sacrificing […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Alternatives to Your Holiday Card Dilemma

Tis the season to spread cheer to all of those that you love. One of the best ways to do this is to send out holiday cards to ensure everyone knows you love them. Christmas cards can be costly though, especially when you order them custom made. Apart from that, it takes quite some time to fill out and send off your cards, which can […] » Continue Reading

Ten Advent Calendars That Will Help You Count Down On a Budget

December is almost upon us, which means its time to get your advent calendar ready to count down until Christmas. If you want to add some extra fun to your holiday, then you might want to skip out on buying an advent calendar. There are so many DIY calendars that you will have a blast making, which is certain to get you in the holiday […] » Continue Reading

Fun Activities That Will Make Hanukkah Even More Amazing

Hanukkah is just a few days away, so it might be time to start planning out all of the fun you’re going to have. When it comes to Hanukkah, choosing activities that will entertain the entire family while encouraging bonding can be tough, especially if you are working with a lot of different age groups. However, there are many things you can do together as […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Get Santa Photos This Holiday Season

It’s official, mall Santas have arrived as have the numerous holiday festivities that allow Santa to spend time with the good boys and girls in your community. If you’re hoping to get your child to Santa this holiday season, you might find that purchasing a picture cost a lot more than you would possibly expect or hope to spend on a tight holiday budget. There […] » Continue Reading

Ten DIY Gifts That Will Be a Hit for Anyone on Your List

The gift giving season is here, which can be tough if you’re on a tight budget. Luckily, there are a ton of things you can easily make yourself that will help you check off your list with ease. These ten ideas won’t just help you save a whole lot of money on the holiday season, but they’ll also add some fun to your free time. […] » Continue Reading

Simplistic Ways to Handle Weight Management During the Holidays

If you’re on a diet during the holiday season, then you might find yourself stressed out that you might not be able to join in on all of the fun. Skipping the holidays is no solution to your weight loss though, in fact, it might actually cause you to fail at your diet. There are actually steps that you can take that will help you […] » Continue Reading

Festive Ways To Entertain Kids During Your Thanksgiving Celebration

Thanksgiving is a great time to get together with family and friends to feast and enjoy one another’s company. Although it is fairly easy to entertain most adults, you might find that keeping the kids of the group busy might pose a problem. This can be an issue as idle hands tend to lead to mischief for most age groups. Thus, coming up with some […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Make the Most Out of World Diabetes Day

It is almost time to observe World Diabetes Day, which takes place on November 14. This holiday is the perfect time to educate yourself about this disease, look into solutions to help avoid it and find ways to save money if you’re suffering from it. Holidays like this can really help bring awareness that might one day help eliminate the disease or simply help those […] » Continue Reading

Black Friday Deals You Won’t Want to Miss Out

It’s hard to believe that we’re already barreling through the first week of November. Black Friday will be here before we can finish up our turkey feast and find our loose fitting sweats. Luckily, there have been some major Black Friday leaks lately, so you won’t have to hit up as many stores as you normally would. These stores are offering some great deals that […] » Continue Reading

Quick Tips to Make Celebrating Diwali Frugal and Fun

Diwali is practically here and if you’re celebrating you might be wondering how you can save some money on this event. There are actually quite a few things you can do to make Diwali frugal, so you can stick to the roots of the holiday instead of stressing out over the amount of money you’ve spent. Of course, if you do plan on spending money […] » Continue Reading

No Tears Ideas to Get Rid of Your Halloween Candy Stash Without the Belly Ache

After a hard night of trick or treating, you might be looking at your child’s stash and wondering what on earth you’re going to do with all of that candy. It’s not always wise to let your child eat every single piece they collect for a wide variety of reasons. Luckily, there’s a whole lot of things you can do with you’re the candy that […] » Continue Reading

Ten Reasons Why You Should Start Your Holiday Shopping Early

Although it might still be October, you’re probably already thinking about your holiday checklist. This might be a good thing, as shopping early can actually help you save a bundle on some of the items that you’ll want to purchase for your friends and family. It might seem a little too early to shop around for such items, but these ten reasons are bound to […] » Continue Reading

Ten Cheap Tricks to Help Your Kids Celebrate National Chemistry Week

In case you didn’t already know, it’s National Chemistry Week. This week is designed to help people see the beauty of chemistry, especially that which is used in our everyday lives. You don’t have to be a chemist to value chemistry as most people wind up using it on a daily basis. From cooking and cleaning to keeping up with your hygiene, chemistry is something […] » Continue Reading

Quick Tips to Save You Money During National Novel Writing Month

National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, is coming upon us faster than we realize. Many of the writing communities are already buzzing with their plans for the big month and how they plan to cope with it. The NaNoWriMo experience can be a blast for many professional and amateur writers, but if you aren’t careful it can also force you to spend money that you […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ideas to Get More Out of the Dia De Los Muertos Experience

Once Halloween is over and the sugar rushes have calmed down, you might be interested in celebrating another amazing holiday during this time of the year. That holiday is Dia De Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, which takes place on November first and second. This holiday, which is often looped in with Halloween décor, celebrates the deceased. It is a great way for […] » Continue Reading

Ten Ways to Put Your Abundance of Pumpkins to Good Use

If you haven’t already noticed, pumpkin season is in full swing. If you have the pumpkin fever, especially when it comes to decorating, then you might be wondering what on Earth you can do with all of the pumpkins you’ve acquired. Perhaps you are simply trying to figure out how many pumpkins you can actually afford to have in the home, or you don’t want […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Fun to Make Frankenstein Friday a Frightful Treat

If you’re looking for way to extend the Spooktacular fun you’re having in October then Frankenstein Friday. is a great way to do so. This amazing holiday is designed to celebrate the publication of the novel that started it all, which is bound to make your love of this iconic monster even stronger. Best of all, this amazing celebration doesn’t have to cut into your […] » Continue Reading

2018 Trendy Autumn Decor That Will Spice Up the Home Without Ruining Your Budget

With autumn finally here, you might be champing at the bit to get your autumn décor put up, so everyone can enjoy it. If you’re looking to spice up your home to suit this year’s trends, then you’re certainly in luck. There are a lot of frugal décor trends this year and many can be made for next to nothing. This should help you make […] » Continue Reading