Frugal & Fit · Tips & Tricks

Starting to Get Active on a Budget

If you’re just beginning your weight loss journey start with some low cost options to begin adding exercise to your daily routine.  Starting to get active shouldn’t cost you an arm and a leg. You can start exercising on a tight budget and find something you truly enjoy! You don’t need an expensive gym membership… Continue reading Starting to Get Active on a Budget

Cleaning · Happy Home · Home Printables

Before You Go… An Easy Way to Keep Your Home Tidy

Everyone needs a reminder once in a while. If you’re a mother it means that you are basically a recording machine repeating the same reminders on a loop, all day long, every single day. No matter how nice I start out at the beginning of the day by the time dinner rolls around I am… Continue reading Before You Go… An Easy Way to Keep Your Home Tidy

Frugal Living · My Journey so Far · Personal Goals

10 Ways to Get Your S*@# Together

I’m a stay-at-home Mom who has never had a routine. I had severe post-partum depression and sank so low I actually had trouble taking care of myself. All my effort went into taking care of my family. But, I talked to my doctor and got the correct medications & doses and I am finally starting… Continue reading 10 Ways to Get Your S*@# Together

Healthy Table · Snacks & Sweets

10 Healthy and Frugal Snacks 

No matter what meal plan, diet, or eating style you follow chances are there will be snacking between meals. Snacking on the wrong things can not only be expensive but can completely derail your progress. You shouldn’t have to buy separate snacks for your family. These are all great options over a wide range of… Continue reading 10 Healthy and Frugal Snacks 

Favorite Things · Finding Happiness

My Reading List:   July-December 2016

One of my personal goals is to make reading a priority. I am a total bookworm. I love escaping into different worlds and characters. It is my favorite hobby. But being a mother and wife my reading time has taken a blow. Making sure I get 30-60 minutes of reading time everyday means I can… Continue reading My Reading List:   July-December 2016

Fit Lifestyle Reviews · Staying Active

Which is Better Flex or Surge?

I have been a long time lover of wearable fitness. Getting that instant feedback allows me to set mini-goals throughout the day. It also allows me to compare and get competitive with myself. Fitbit is like a mini challenge every day. I started with a $5.00 pedometer and a walking plan.  (A long time ago!)… Continue reading Which is Better Flex or Surge?