Wordless Wednesday- Sweet dreams

Both kids have slept with me in bed the last two nights. At times they cuddled together. So happy to have captured that sweet moment. Sweet dreams my love

Winter Warrior Giveaway

Winter Giveaway

This winter seems to be never-ending. Just when I think we are about to turn the corner and end the cold and snow, it’s back and with a vengeance! Same with illnesses this winter. Luckily, I only got hit mildly with a cold once and warded off another one by eating an entire head of [...]

Small changes that make a big difference #SavingsMadeSimple #pgmom

I was put to the test in February with the Family Financial Challenge and learned a lot! By following Gail Vaz Oxlade’s advice from her book, Money Rules, I was able to tweak our spending habits. We may not have been the best on living on cash. I actually found it nearly impossible. How was [...]

Wordless Wednesday- Hand in hand

Princess Peach holding hands with her great-grandfather

Boomerang Kids – Great bang for your buck


I love shopping for my kids and I love finding a great deal. I prefer to buy my kids new clothes unless we are given great hand-me-downs from friends and family. There have been many times in the last 2.5 years that i have gone to a consignment store to look around but found myself [...]

Confessions from a (reformed) shopaholic #SavingMadeSimple #PGmom

My Tide Pod in my washing machine.

I’ll admit it. I’m a shopaholic. Well,  I use to be a shopaholic. So now I consider myself a reformed shopaholic. I’m so much better now since I’ve had kids. Pre-kids I frequented New York City to shop, eat and see theatre. I could spend hours, upon hours shopping, and spending money.  It was like [...]