10 Reasons You Should Have A No-Spend Season (and a How To Guide)

At least once per year our family takes on a No Spend season. Often it’s in January or February, but that’s not set in stone. This year it’s now-November. After a very full, fun summer and fall November just seemed like a perfect time to refocus, slow down a bit and gather ourselves together. Starting… Read More 10 Reasons You Should Have A No-Spend Season (and a How To Guide)

25 Free Family Christmas Activity Ideas

I love Christmas! It’s filled with family, food, parties, potlucks, parties, cookies, lights, presents, parties. And did I mention parties? It seems impossible that Christmas is once again ALMOST here!! This year, for us at least, has gone by extraordinarily fast. As much as gatherings and parties and activities are fun there does come a point where… Read More 25 Free Family Christmas Activity Ideas

Fall Cleaning List-10 Easy Things to Refresh Home for Fall

Hearing the words “Cleaning List” generally brings to mind two reactions. 1. “Bleh”..said with disdain and no desire to attempt it or 2. “Okay…let’s do it.” Though maybe there’s a third option that falls somewhere in the middle. If I’m honest, that’s probably where I fall. Cleaning isn’t my favorite thing to do, but I… Read More Fall Cleaning List-10 Easy Things to Refresh Home for Fall