Plan Your Best Retirement

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of VSP Individual Plans. What are your goals for retirement? Do you want to travel? Devote hours on end to your hobbies? Tackle projects that were put on the back burner while life was busy happening? VSP Vision Care asked me to write this sponsored … [Read more...]

Disney World Souvenirs to Buy Before You Go

A Disney vacation isn't quite the same without some fun, new Disney World Souvenirs, but you can avoid the stress and save some money by knowing what Disney World souvenirs to buy before you go. There are some special items that are only available in the park that you may want to go while you're … [Read more...]

What Should You Buy in February? My Local CBS Morning Segment

The first month of the year is just about over so it's time to look ahead to the shortest month of the year. Did you know there are particular items that tend to be on sale every February? If you're wondering "What Should You Buy in February?" that was the topic this morning when I appeared on our … [Read more...]

What Should You Buy in January? My Local CBS Morning Segment

As we start a brand new year there are certain deals that are specific to the month of January. If you're wondering "What Should You Buy in January?" that's precisely what we discussed this morning when I appeared on our local CBS station. You can read my recap here and see the video itself at the … [Read more...]

What Should You Buy in November? My Local CBS Morning Segment

We're heading into the biggest shopping season of the year and it’s time to ask: What Should You Buy in November? This morning I appeared on our local CBS station to discuss the items that you’ll find at great prices all month long. Before we get into what you should buy all month long, one thing to … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Produce + a Rubbermaid FreshWorks Giveaway!

When it comes to buying groceries, the amount of money we spend on fresh produce can add up quickly! It's an important expense, since we all know how healthy fruits and veggies are, but it's also an expense we can keep in control if we take a few precautions. Try a few of these tips to save money on … [Read more...]

Family Fall Activities That Won’t Break the Bank

So, Labor Day has come and gone, the kids are gone back to school and the cooler weather is moving in. This can only mean one thing: it is fall season! Fall is a great season for families to do things together, get outside and enjoy the crisp, cool fall air. Here are a few family fall activities … [Read more...]

What Should You Buy in September? My Local CBS News Morning Segment

As we move into fall, it's time to take a look ahead to the changing seasons AND to the deals autumn will bring. There are certain items that are great to buy in September, saving you money and helping you to plan ahead. If you’re wondering “What Should You Buy in September?” that was our topic … [Read more...]

I Love How the Food Lion Mobile App Saves Me Time and Money! + Shrimp Alfredo Fettuccine Carbonara Recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Food Lion. All opinions are 100% mine. I used to do the grocery shopping alone. One day my husband asked if he could come along. I said of course! He wanted to contribute his input for our meals for the upcoming week. As we are striving to be … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Upcycle Plastic Bottles and Bags

Some of the very best craft and DIY ideas start with items you already have around the home. Not only does that mean you don't have to spent a lot of money at the craft store for supplies, but it also means that old items that are basically trash get a brand new life! While recycling is great, … [Read more...]