Looking for some easy, inexpensive homemade gifts for the holidays this year? Try jar gift mixes! Purchase some inexpensive 1 or 2 quart mason jars to get started. Get the kids involved and you have a great frugal holiday activity the entire family can enjoy. Here are some great resources to help you add a [...]
Since the cost of food as risen, Thanksgiving dinner could cost you 6% more this year than previous years. Here are some of my favorite ways to save money on Thanksgiving, while having a festive dinner the entire family will enjoy. Kid Art — Try not to spend money on decorations for your holiday table. [...]
In honor of Cleaning Day at the Deneen Household, here is a fantastic video demonstrating how to make your own organic cleaning supplies. I will be trying several of these out today. Making your own cleaning supplies is better for the environment (no harsh chemicals), and will save you money!
Today is cleaning day in our house. I am planning to attack the clutter that has taken over the dining room table, but sometimes I lack the motivation to clean and I keep procrastinating. There is never any end to the cleaning, and I can come up with about a million excuses not to clean. [...]
Are you having a tough time motivating your child to do chores? Looking for a way to organize weekly allowances, or rewards for your child’s hard work? If so, try Handipoints. From the site: Handipoints is a free service to help parents and kids manage their chores and allowance. Easily create your own printable Chore [...]
Don’t have the time to find the best online frugal resources? No problem, here are a few of my favorite frugal internet finds filled with tips to save you money and time. No Time for Flashcards: If you have a preschooler at home, this is one of the best resources for keeping your child [...]