How to make a tighter budget on one income when it’s already pretty tight.

I’m a happy housewife and mother of two humans and three other children that bark and cough up fur balls.  I enjoy my work most of the time and never, ever do I want to return to the mainstream workforce.  Well, sometimes I wouldn’t mind a little part-time work outside the home.  For the most part, this is a great job. Recently, due to years of scrimping and saving, we purchased a little fixer upper and have now settled into a new town.  I ask my husband to start taking two days off a week now that we have accomplished … Continue reading How to make a tighter budget on one income when it’s already pretty tight.

Making a huge change in the household budget easy and fun.

I love this topic!  So many people do not.  It causes heart palpitations and night sweats if you are dealing with debt or more bills than paycheck.  The good news is that there is always a solution!  Plenty of solutions!  You and I are going to make this fun and easy.  You just have to be willing.  You may have to make enormous changes…or just tweak a thing or two. First, let’s becoming willing to do whatever we have to in order to get out of this tight situation.  Let’s get creative and decide to have fun with this no … Continue reading Making a huge change in the household budget easy and fun.