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4 Expensive Freebies

I will always put forth a little effort if I can get something free with an email, coupon, promo code, reward, or bonus offer.  But sometimes the goal of free detracts from family responsibilities, conflicts with a simple lifestyle, or backfires into a money spending nightmare.  Here’s a list of 4 potentially expensive freebies. 1. […]

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Where Have I Been?

Hey Friends. With my newborn turning 6 weeks old, I figured I better get back to the blog.  I stopped blogging when I got morning sickness, traveled, was pregnant while chasing a two year old, and so on and so forth.  I have decided to take a little bit more of a free approach to […]

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Free Kid’s Apps on Friday!

Happy Friday!  If you are interested in free educational kid’s apps for your smart phone or tablet, head on over to freeappfriday.com and download some great apps.  Make sure you double check the price before downloading.  Thanks to bestappsforkids.com for providing such a great site with awesome information. Have fun saving and living simply! jenn

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Free Things To Do!

As Seri and I have searched and searched for things to do that are cheap or free, we have had successes and disappointments, but mostly successes.  Below are a few of the awesome things that my nearly two year old and I have done for free:). 1.  The San Francisco Zoo offers a free day […]

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Southwest Rules!

So, I’ve been researching flights to my hometown for the first of November. I usually buy Southwest because of the no fee change policy, just in case. On Friday, the trip out was $190 and the trip back was $127. A great deal, but my husband needed to check his work schedule. Things happened, and […]

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I’ve returned and here’s a great deal on printer paper!

Well, I didn’t take Tanya from Blogelina’s advice. She said to always have some posts prepared in case something happens. I didn’t. Then I was sick, I went on vacation, I got lazy and got busy. And before I knew it, I hadn’t posted in 2 months! Apologies. I’m back, but I won’t be posting […]

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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 21 (5 Ways to Save at the Airport)

Week 21 of the Savings Challenge has arrived. I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day Weekend and that you were able to save if you took that road trip! This week we need to save $21 and I think I’m going to try to do it at the airport. We are heading out on […]

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Mom Shame…I Need to Get Over It

Awhile back, Rob and I took our daughter to the park. As we were walking back to the stroller after playing, I asked her if she was ready for her snack. While I looked for her snack, Seri stopped to talk to a little boy and his mother. He was eating out of a reusable, […]