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Saving that Grocery Money

Over the past couple of years, I have got quite good at feeding my family on a low grocery budget. However, dealing with rising food costs means that low budget just got even lower. We are working hard to pay off the last chunk of our student loans so we can live like no one…

Thrifty Thursday – How to Shop For Groceries Part 2

When last I left you, you were learning how to save money at the grocery store with the first part in this series.  Were you able to incorporate any of my tips into your shopping this week?  I hope so!  Here are some more money saving tips for how to budget at the grocery store. Image:…

Worst Invention Ever

Car carts are the worst invention ever. Seriously. Yes, I know they do a pretty good job of occupying kids during a long and boring trip to the grocery store. I know that kids love them. In fact, that is part of my problem. My kid loves them a little too much. In fact, he…

CVS Trip 5/9 *For Mom*

I usually don’t post much about what I buy at CVS or WAG but this is what I planned and bought. The make-up was for my mom, mother’s day gift! lol I’m also planning my WAG stop for Wednesday, I’m hoping they still have some of the things I wanna buy. Ohhh and I took…


This is the metaphorical picture of my summertime life.  Except the pig actually gets to lie down. Lucky. Whoever wrote that song that goes, “Summertime, and the livin’ is easy,” obviously didn’t have five children.  I have never felt so busy in my life.  I got so behind on grocery shopping that breakfast today was…

Clean up on Aisle 11

I have had a terrific weekend if you couldn’t tell by the title of my post.  My sister and her kids came over for a visit this weekend.  Since her hubby is working twelve hour shifts and we live about two hours from her now, she and the kids just stayed the night.  I had…