5 Simple Tips for Keeping Kids Humble During the Holidays

We all want to raise children who are generous, kind, caring and humble. Right? Somehow during the holidays with all of the candy, food and presents a lot of us lose sight of what really matters. So what can you do to keep your kids humble during the holidays? How can you teach them to remember what really matters without having a total meltdown? I have 5 super simple tips for keeping kids humble during the holidays that won’t add extra stress to your big to-do list. These tips are easy to execute and might even help remind the adults what the holidays really are about. 

26 Ways to Get Money as a Stay at Home Mom Without Getting a Job

26 Ways to Get Money as a Stay at Home Mom Without Getting a Job

Having been a stay at home mom for over a decade (yeah, a decade…how is that even possible?) I have managed to find a ton of different ways to earn money. It’s not always easy working around a spouses schedule to try to work a part time job. I have worked early mornings, evenings and even created my own work from home jobs. However, there are a ton of ways to get money as a stay at home mom without getting a job at all! If you are hoping to have more money in your life without working more, I have got 26 ways for you to do exactly that!

The Brutal Truth About Debt Payoff After 3 of the Debt Snowball

Hi folks, I’m Renee and I am a recovering spend-a-holic. My husband Tom and I have paid off over $90,000 of debt in the last 7 years and I wish I could say there were major student loans in there, but there weren’t. We just sucked that much at managing our money. We downsized our house 3 years ago (check out the full story) and then we got seriously intentional about paying off our debt. Using the Dave Ramsey Debt Snowball we paid off $6,000 in 6 months. Now we are able to see the finish line of our debt that seems never ending and I wanted to share with you the total truth about how I really feel about debt payoff after 3 intentional years. 

Baby Steps Toward Minimalist Living. 5 Simple Tips for Simple Living.

Jumping into minimalist living can be a scary concept for a lot of people. So many people love the idea of simple living but the “how to” part can seem way too overwhelming. At least this is how I felt. When we lived in our “big house” I felt suffocated by stuff and had no idea what to do about it. Now that it’s been over three years since I began my journey into minimalism, I have put together the best 5 baby steps toward minimalist living for those out there who want simple tips for simple living but aren’t sure where to start. If you are ready to transform your life and start taking simple steps toward minimalism, then keep reading on!

10 Simple Decluttering Moves that Take 10 Minutes or Less

10 Simple Decluttering Moves that Take 10 Minutes or Less

One of the biggest set backs of living in clutter is that it can all seem too overwhelming. Most people don’t even know where to start when it comes to decluttering their home and creating a more minimalist space. Instead of just sitting on your living room floor, staring at clutter and crying, why not try some practical tips? I have 10 simple decluttering moves you can do today that take 10 minutes or less. You can do one a day, space them out, or get the whole family on board for one big cleaning session. You choose. But these are ideas you don’t want to miss.