Tag: money saver

DIY Powdered Laundry Soap

DIY Powdered Laundry Soap

No one told me that more than half of my day as a mom would revolve around laundry. There’s seriously always something laundry related to do… Sorting, stain treating (with a hubby in construction and two small kiddos there is always a new and exciting […]

50 Thrifty Facebook Finds

50 Thrifty Facebook Finds

I love me a good bargain! What I don’t love is driving 40 minutes into town with my two small children, and fighting crowds of people to get said-bargain. The solution? Facebook. Seriously… I can get great second hand items at great prices, from people […]

How To Responsibly Spend Your Tax Refund

How To Responsibly Spend Your Tax Refund

Sign up for The Industrious Momma’s newsletter – Honest Momma Moments below! And be the first to get new blog posts! [mc4wp_form id=”860″] What holiday comes after New Year’s? Valentine’s Day? Easter? Income Tax Time! Woot Woot! When I was young, (which couldn’t have been […]

6 Ways To Make It To Payday

6 Ways To Make It To Payday

Sign up for The Industrious Momma’s newsletter – Honest Momma Moments below! And be the first to get new blog posts! [mc4wp_form id=”860″]   Sometimes it seems as though there is just too much week and not enough money. The bills are rolling in and […]

Easy To Grow Vegetables

Easy To Grow Vegetables

Growing your own vegetables is an easy way to save money on your grocery bill – and you don’t need a big plot of land or a green thumb to grow a garden full of yummy vegetables! It’s true… I can barely keep a houseplant […]

Easy Meal Planning With Sticky Notes

Easy Meal Planning With Sticky Notes

Meal planning can be as elaborate or as simple as you would like it to be. The important thing is to choose a method that you will actually follow through with (just like with your homeschool planning). I do my weekly meal planning with the […]

15 Simple Ways To Save Money

15 Simple Ways To Save Money

I have dreams of shelves lined with stockpiles of shampoo and tomato sauce… Maybe one day I will reach my dream of becoming an extreme couponer, but right now I can barely remember to bring along the few coupons that I do clip.  So to […]

How I Saved $1,000 By Ditching Cable

How I Saved $1,000 By Ditching Cable

Sign up for The Industrious Momma’s newsletter – Honest Momma Moments below! And be the first to get new blog posts! [mc4wp_form id=”860″] A few years ago we upgraded from cable to satellite tv service to save money on our monthly bill. We actually ended up […]

Frugal Craft Supplies For Kids

Frugal Craft Supplies For Kids

Sign up for The Industrious Momma’s newsletter – Honest Momma Moments below! And be the first to get new blog posts! [mc4wp_form id=”860″] Arts and crafts are my saving grace as a stay at home momma. They are great for entertaining my kids while I’m […]

How I Saved $600 Last Year By Eliminating Disposables

How I Saved $600 Last Year By Eliminating Disposables

For 14 years I’ve been a faithful buyer of all things disposable… paper plates, paper napkins, baby wipes, and paper towels. When money would get really tight (like let’s go count the change tight) I would be forced to skip paper plates and napkins at […]