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Wouldn’t it be great if your kids did their own laundry? With a family of 5, we do a load of laundry every single day. It’s one chore that never seems to end.

It’s simple to encourage kids to help with laundry and will make laundry much easier for mom and dad in the long run. I’ll show you step-by-step how to get kids involved with the laundry process. It takes time and patience, but it’s so worth it!

My 11-year old daughter is completely independent with her laundry and my 8 and 6-year old boys fold their own laundry and assist with many parts of the process. It’s made the family laundry routine easy and fun.

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Best Bargains after the Holidays!

It’s the day after Christmas and you may be all done shopping, but the dedicated bargain shoppers will be out looking for deals! There are so many great clearances the week after Christmas with the lowest prices of the year. There are a few items I always buy this time. Here’s the best bargains after Read more


Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Y-USA as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. Food insecurity is in every community across the nation, ranging from 4% to 33% of people who don’t know where they will find their next meal. Schools provide meals to these children throughout the school year, but what happens Read more


Disclosure: This is a sponsored post with Absolutely Her Consignment. All opinions are mine. Who loves to shop for clothes, but doesn’t want to pay full retail prices? I need a professional wardrobe for teaching and that can add up fast. So, I started shopping consignment stores to find quality clothing and accessories at great Read more


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #QuakerTime #CollectiveBias My kids started school this week, which means we start the mad rush in the morning to get dressed, grab breakfast and out the door by 745 am every day. This is tough for me since Read more


Six Tips to Save Big on Your Grocery Bill!

shopping cart in aisle with text overlay 6 simple tips to cut your grocery bill in half

Are you looking to save money on your grocery budget? Here are my top 6 ways to save money on your grocery bill! Believe it or not, couponing is only part of the solution to pay less at the grocery checkout. 1. Meal Plan – Putting together a meal plan is the biggest way you Read more


Frugal Gifts for Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day is a great holiday to really appreciate the loved ones in your life. It is also a holiday that can cost you a lot of money. But, it doesn’t have to be expensive to show your loved ones how much they mean to you. I’ve compiled a list of frugal gift ideas that Read more


Why I’m Choosing NOT to Shop Black Friday

For as long as I can remember, I’ve loved catching a great deal and saving 50%, 75%, 90% or more on items during Black Friday shopping extravaganza. I would get up at 4 am, willingly, and start my eight hour shopping frenzy.  I would go into battle armed with my reusable bags, detailed shopping lists Read more


Getting Rid of the Clutter – My New Mission

After reading The Money Saving Mom’s Budget book (clutter negatively impacts your finances) and watching a few episodes of Hoarders, I knew the time had come for me to de-clutter. To visitors, my house appears clean and picked up (at least as much as it can be three kids under 6), but the drawers and Read more