Why It’s Important to Get Your Kids into Hobbies

We all need hobbies. As adults we love to take time out to do activities we enjoy such as reading, hiking or dancing. We need that outlet to have fun and not worry about our daily lives. Children need this outlet as well.…

Why Every Kid Should Have Their Own Lemonade Stand

For some reason, every small child envisions having a lemonade stand. It is a sign of summer and a simple way for kids to earn money. While some parents allow their children to create a fun lemonade stand, others may not be so…

Raising Your Kids With A Frugal Mindset

As a DIY mom, I have taught my children many ways to enjoy things in life that cost less than they have to. Many people choose to pay top dollar for toys, clothing and everyday items needed in life, when my family works…

Life Investments You Shouldn’t Handle Yourself

When it comes to paying bills, us moms usually keep track of every payment needed in an effective manner. We take care of the mortgage payments, utility bill, cable and more. We budget each month to make sure we have enough cash for…

If It’s Not Broke, Don’t Throw It Away

For most people, when something is broke, they simply throw it away and buy a new one. For a frugal DIY mom, I don’t. There is always ways to use something again, you just have to be creative. We try not to throw…

How to Start Up Your Savings

As a mom, I felt it was important to begin saving money from the time my children were born. I want to have a nest egg, in case anything happens and money is needed. For many people, saving money can be difficult. It…

How to Save Money On Summer Clothes

When summer is near, it is time for mom to get organizing. The winter clothes must be put away to make room for the kids summer wardrobe. When you have children, you quickly realize that each season a new wardrobe is needed. Kids…

Fast and Cheap School Lunches

School lunch can be expensive. Your kids may not like what the school serves so they are even hungrier when they arrive home. You end up having to prepare extra snacks just to tide them over until supper. This can get very expensive…

DIY Tax Tips

Whether you own your own business or you work through a company, you have to file your taxes. No one looks forward to filing taxes as it is tedious and most people end up having to pay at some point, which can be…

DIY Home Beauty Products

So you want to enjoy beauty treatments at home, but just don’t have the money for expensive products? As a DIYer, I have found that making your own products is a much better way to enjoy the same great treatments, without the high…