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Must Have Lunch Containers and Gear for Your Kids

With your kids about to head back to school, it can get overwhelming trying to decide which products are actually worth your time and money. I’m all about saving money and the environment so I’m a huge fan of reusable lunch containers and gear. Not just any old reusable lunch gear though, it has to check all the boxes for …

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Fun Ways to Exercise on a Budget

Did you know that the average cost of a gym membership is $58 a month? Crazy, right? What’s even crazier is that 67% of these people won’t even use their membership. If you fall into this category, I highly recommend canceling your membership pronto! Today if possible. You’ll save yourself $700 a year! For those of you who are interested …

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Tips to Eating Healthy on a Super Tight Budget

Eating on a budget is difficult in itself. So trying to eat healthy on a budget can sometimes feel nearly impossible. You might even think that you can’t afford to eat healthy. Especially because processed and unhealthy foods seem less expensive than wholesome and nutritious foods. You shouldn’t have to choose between your physical well being and your financial well being …

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Kitchen Essentials Every Frugal Kitchen Needs

You’ve heard it time and time again. If you’re trying to save money then it’s best to cook at home and avoid eating out frequently. Doing this one thing could help you save quite a bit of money. We’re talking hundreds of dollars a week and thousands of dollars over the course of a year pending on how much you …

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20 Kitchen and Pantry Staples Everyone Needs

If you want to start saving more money but you don’t know where to start, take a look at how much you’re spending on food. If you’re like most people, groceries and eating out is probably one of your highest expenses outside of your rent or mortgage. This means that you can save a bunch of money on food if …

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19 Smart Ways for Traveling on a Budget

Traveling on a budget can sometimes feel like an impossible feat because taking a trip isn’t cheap, especially when you factor in all the costs that come along with it. Transportation, accommodation, food, and entertainment to name a few. But you don’t have to be rich in order to get away and enjoy a nice vacation. Being on a limited …

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How to Store Vegetables and Fruits So They Last Longer

Fresh fruits and vegetables aren’t cheap! And they spoil so much faster than most other things you buy at the store. They’re like a ticking time bomb. One minute they’re crispy, crunchy, sweet, and oh so delicious and the next they’re wilted, tasteless, mushy, and rotten. Billions of dollars of food are wasted every year because of spoilage. I’m definitely …

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Meal Planning Made Simple

Meal planning is a skill that’s totally worth learning. There are two major benefits. It will save you money (guaranteed!) and you’ll be less stressed when it comes to mealtime. Initially, meal planning can seem like a daunting task. I used to think that planning a whole week’s worth of meals would be time-consuming and difficult. When I first started …

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8 Best Paid Survey Sites to Make Extra Money this Month

Are you looking for a legit way to make some extra money? If so, paid surveys might be for you. It’s definitely not going to pay all your bills (although it could help) so don’t quit your job just yet. However, you can earn a little extra money that can help you pay for presents, treat yourself to a meal, …

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51 Cheap Date Ideas

Dating is expensive! But it doesn’t have to be. Whether you’re married, have a boyfriend/girlfriend, or single and ready to mingle there are tons of things out there that you can do for cheap (or even free!). All it takes is a little planning and a little creativity. I’ve put together a list of 51 cheap date ideas (some more …