What Everyone Needs To Know About Cruising To Save Money

how to save money on a carnival cruise

How to Save Money on a Carnival Cruise I know cruises can get expensive so I am going to offer you some tips that will keep the memories flowing and your wallet intact. A cruise is the best money saving vacation you can take by far. I can’t tell you how happy and excited my children were to go on a Carnival Cruise. We went on the Carnival Paradise cruise with my sister and her three children. We called it cruising with cousins and it was a great vacation to take since it will be one they will ...

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How to Get Some “Me Time” This Summer

How to get Me time

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of PEOPLE®, Real Simple®, InStyle®, Cooking Light® and Sunset®. The opinions and text are all mine. Summer is here, the kids are home, which means "Me Time" has to be planned now! I love having the kids home, and I have a lot of fun things planned for them this Summer. I need Me Time though because if not, let's just face it I will go crazy! I love to read and plan, so I will share how I can unwind and take back some Me ...

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10 Ways to Use Mr. Clean Magic Eraser

10 ways to use Mr. Clean Magic Eraser

Disclaimer: "This post was sponsored by P&G as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” The day in the life of a mom and a wife. It is 6 am and here we go three children, in my bed asking mom where do we go? Go where you ask? I often wonder how they do not know it is time for school. I get up with a start only to see a big mess staring at me. You know the mess that only P&G products can make disappear. I give ...

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How to Plan the Best Summer

How to Plan the Best Summer

Do you want to know how to plan the best summer? Dear Friends- I give in I am not sure how parents homeschool and try to work. I am unable to work while my three kids are home for Spring break. That makes me wonder what I am going to do this summer. I believe that working in your closet with a laptop although effective is a band-aid to the problem of I need quiet to write. I then had this fantastic idea on how to get my work done and still provide my children with the summer they want. I'm ...

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Military Costs You Need to Know About

Military Costs You Need to Know About

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Credit Karma® and The Motherhood, all opinions expressed here are mine. Military Costs You Need to Know About When you sign up to serve and protect your country, you fail to realize that there will be cases when being in the military is far more expensive than being a civilian. The financial implications of your spending decisions will be felt at each station where you're deployed. There are a lot of military deployment costs associated with a ...

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Karla’s Korner: Concrete Strength

Karla's Korner: Concrete Strength

Karla's Korner: Concrete Strength Concrete Strength… Inner strength is defined as “integrity of character, resoluteness of will; mental resistance to doubt or discouragement”. Every once in a while I find myself intrigued by everyday ordinary things that most would overlook, ignore or simply not notice. The wanna be writer in me is always searching for inspiration, seeking ideas from my surroundings. Every once in a while if I pay close attention inspiration trips me up like a crack in ...

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10 Fun Prom Proposal Ideas

10 Fun Prom Proposal Ideas

10 Fun Prom Proposal Ideas It's may, which means it's officially prom season! Prom has been a right of passage for high school students for generations, and it's a celebration of the end of the year that everyone can enjoy. 10 years later and I still remember everything about my prom! We had ours at a swanky hotel and then the school provided an after party on a dinner boat, it was loads of fun!  ...

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How to Save Money Gardening

How to save money gardening

How to Save Money Gardening There are many ways in which gardening can save you money. There's the obvious mark up that many grocery stores carry because they brick-and-mortar businesses with their own price points they have to meet before profit. So when you buy your produce from them you're also paying their rent, electricity, and employees. There is also the markup from the manufacturer who's had to package and market their product as well. Even bananas that don't require packaging have ...

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Recycling Dental Floss Containers + printable Lego storage labels

No more rooting around at the bottom of the bin for the tiny pieces.

Recycling in the bathroom? Say what? Do you remember to recycle empty bottles and containers that you use in the bathroom? This is one of those areas that I would like to try and be better about recycling. In the kitchen, it is easier because the recycling bin is near by. But in the bathroom, especially if it is a smaller container I often just toss it in the trash without thinking instead of taking it out to the recycling bin. I have a few ideas to help myself and my family to do a better job ...

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