What Makes Me Happy


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I am starting September with a blogging challenge to break out of my blogging rut (eek, it's true).  As a blogger I struggle with finding my voice and my passion.  As a frugal blogger it is hard to write personal pieces that give you a glimpse of who … [Read more...]

Back to School Shopping: Office Depot & OfficeMax School Supply List


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If you have looked at the Back to School Shopping list that you need to tackle, it is never too early to start shopping the back to school sales for kids!  Whether you need school supplies, clothing, or backpacks you will find deals on the required … [Read more...]

Teaching Kids About Money: Why We Give Our Kids a Responsibility and Chore Chart and Pay for Chores


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Being a parent is tough.  It starts with sleepless nights, dirty diapers, and around the clock feedings.  Slowly those parenting requirements morph into money, responsibility, and independence.  How is it that the little baby that fit so comfortably … [Read more...]