Tuesday Tips by Helpful Heather I am always looking for other ways to use products that I have around my house. This means that my dollar goes farther because I am not having to purchase a variety of items to do one specific job and my storage areas are not cluttered with half used products. [...]
One of the most popular presents is a gift card. While I love getting a gift card, I am not the best at keeping track of them. Today, I unearthed from my junk drawer five gift cards from past mail in rebates and gifts. I had no idea what the balance was on any of them. I took the [...]
I have learned to shop for gifts in advance thanks to my sister-in-law, Cathy. When there is a family birthday or holiday, Cathy is always prepared way in advance. I used to scramble at the last minute searching for the perfect gift. I would often wonder, how does Cathy do it? How does she find [...]
It is time to prepare for back to school. We found this great website that offers school supplies at some good prices. If you home school, this site is great. You can find everything from curriculum items to arts and crafts projects. There are items to encourage learning in babies and toddlers as well as [...]
BeCentsAble blog features a Centsable Saving Stories post every Friday. I am pleased to be the featured saving story this week! You can check out my story HERE. Next week, Amee’s saving story will be featured. So stay tuned!
There are a couple of things I have noticed lately. The first is that although my family loves cucumbers, they are coming out of our garden at a faster rate than we can eat them in salads, scooped out with peanut butter in the middle as a snack, or even as the occasional beauty treatment [...]
We talk a lot about our families and saving money. We also talk about educating ourselves and our children. The best place to do both of those things is the library. The library is the best place to save money. How? Well they have books, movies, video games, free internet, and community activities. How do [...]