Traveling without kids checklist

Checklist for traveling without the kids My husband and I have wanted to go on a vacation without the kids for some time. We tried to go for our 10th anniversary, but our son was born just a few months before, then we tried again for our 15th, and our youngest (now 2) was born […]

Money Saving Ideas with Coupons

Worried about how you are going to pay all your holiday bills??  Not sure how you are going to put food on the table after paying them ? Here are a few ideas to help you get food on the table and within the budget you have after the holidays are over. Hope you are […]

Christmas Gift Idea – Chicken Noodle Soup Mix

Chicken Noodle Soup Mix Here is a recipe that I use for my children’s elementary school teacher’s Christmas gift. This recipe is very easy, simple and frugal to put together, and every teacher we have given it to loves it!! Ingredients: 1 cup uncooked fine egg noodles 1 1/2 tablespoons chicken-flavored bouillon 1/2 teaspoon ground […]

Christmas Gift Ideas!!!

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving, I know we did. And for the first time ever we just stayed home and made our very own Thanksgiving! It was awesome just being with family and talking and remembering how truly blessed we are. We especially enjoyed talking about our ancestors and what a great […]

Uses For Leftover Turkey

Uses for Leftover Turkey Having trouble trying to figure out what to do with that leftover turkey – Here are just a few ideas. Cold Turkey Sandwiches – Is there anything better than eating a cold turkey on a roll with a bit of mayo, salt and pepper? Turkey Soup – Take that turkey carcass […]

Practical Preparedness

Practical Preparedness Is it really possible that food storage can be this easy? I was so intrigued when I saw on the cover that I could build my food storage for $10 a week, so I bought the book and I can honestly say that the author of this book is brilliant! The book was […]

Handmade Purse

PURSE FUN About a year ago, my neighbor knocked on my door and handed me a bunch of papers, upon closer inspection I realized she had handed me a step by step tutorial on how to make the most darling purse I had ever seen. My first reaction was to laugh hand her the papers […]

72 Hour Kit List

Having your 72-hour kit is going to be one of your most essential needs in times of crisis. Your kit is a collection of necessities that will sustain your life and have your wants and needs included that will last you for at least 72–hours. Your bag should fit your shoulders and back comfortably, be […]

First Aid Kit

First aid Kits A well-stocked first-aid kit is essential in every home, car, or workplace. Being prepared ahead of time will help you handle the everyday emergencies that happen. First aid kits can be purchased everywhere from your drugstores, discount retailers or even your local Red Cross office, best of all you can make one […]

Emergency Car Kit

Automobile Emergency Kit When seasons change is a great time to make sure your car is prepared for the weather changes. Where you live can also make a difference as to what preparedness ideas you may need. Keep in mind that you may need snow tires, new windshield wipers, anti-freeze, heater/air conditioner service, and even […]