Redecorating the Fireplace/Mantle on a shoestring

  Hello everyone, I often want a new look - or a fresher look - in my house without spending tons of money. This household on runs a very tight budget, but that doesn't mean that our house can't look good. I have learned to "shop at home" first before rushing out to buy something … Continue reading Redecorating the Fireplace/Mantle on a shoestring

Menu Planning – Save Time and Money!

  What's for dinner? That's the question of the day, and one I used to ask myself every day without a single clue as to what I was going to feed my family that night. For a lot of us, making a menu plan is something we intend to do - when we get around … Continue reading Menu Planning – Save Time and Money!

Daily Minimums: A Cleaning Must for Organized Families

  Hello everyone!  Between work, children's activities and trying to get everyone fed and out the door every day, there doesn't seem to be much time to clean house. Even the weekends don't seem long enough to get everything done at home. That's where "daily minimums" come in. I made up a list of these … Continue reading Daily Minimums: A Cleaning Must for Organized Families