Mommy Life, Saving Money

6 things to live without while paying off debt

*This post contains affiliate links* In our marriage, Robert and I have learned a few things about how to communicate about money. In that we've learned about what are our priorities in life, and what we can live without. We have also learned that living on your own (vs. living with your parents) sucks the… Continue reading 6 things to live without while paying off debt

Mommy Life, Saving Money

How to Make Extra Money From Home

*This post contains affiliate links* If you're like me, you crave being your own boss. You also may think, "but there is no way I can be at home and make money". The typical Monday through Friday job is what everyone sees as "normal," but who likes normal anyway? Most people now have side jobs… Continue reading How to Make Extra Money From Home

Debt Payoff, Mommy Life, Saving Money

How to Deal with Money Struggles

So I've been feeling a bit discouraged lately guys. I've got a major case of the money struggles. As you know, we saved our emergency fund in 6 weeks. It was super hard and to be honest I felt super accomplished after that. With something like financial goals, it's the little victories that keep you… Continue reading How to Deal with Money Struggles

Mommy Life

Potty Training in a Weekend

While we may have conquered one goal last month (saving our emergency fund), we decided to work on another goal to start off this month. So I'm here, in the middle of probably the hardest few days of my life.¬†And I've given birth to a human being people. Yeah, I'm talking about potty training. My… Continue reading Potty Training in a Weekend

Mommy Life, Saving Money

25 Gifts for Dad under $50

*This post contains affiliate links* If you are like me and you're a last minute shopper for a father's day gift, you're probably panicking right now. Father's day is officially a week away. It's almost the day of dad! And I don't know about you, but I think guys are by far the hardest people… Continue reading 25 Gifts for Dad under $50

Mommy Life

5 Rules For Money in Marriage

Before Robert and I got married, we decided that one thing that we were always going to be a team on was money. While we are absolutely not perfect and still have a hard time figuring out exactly where money goes, we don't mind discussing it. Money isn't a chore with us, it's just something… Continue reading 5 Rules For Money in Marriage