Bargain Shopping · Uncategorized

How We Bought A Designer Christmas Tree for $30 shipped

Today, I’m sharing the story of how we bought a $399 designer Christmas tree for $30 shipped!  It is by far my most festive bargain and really helps the house feel more like Christmas, despite the fact that it is 73 degrees outside today and the kids are wearing shorts. About 10 years ago, I… Continue reading How We Bought A Designer Christmas Tree for $30 shipped

Money Saving Tips · Saving Money

Thinking Differently About Being Resourceful

  Thinking Differently About Being Resourceful Pop Quiz Time!! You have  just discovered that one of your pairs of jeans is in need of repair.  Do you: a) Toss them, wastefully, into the trash can b) Grab a needle and give them the quick fix they need to last another season or two The answer… Continue reading Thinking Differently About Being Resourceful

Couponing · Money Saving Tips · Resources

How to Find Grocery Coupons

Where do you find grocery coupons?  The best place to look for them has always been the Sunday paper.  The most economical way to do this is to buy an “Early Sunday Edition” bundle where you receive Saturday’s early Sunday edition as well as the Sunday morning edition.  This is generally 50¢ to $1.00 more… Continue reading How to Find Grocery Coupons

Couponing · Money Saving Tips · Resources

How To Organize Your Coupon Binder

Learning how to use grocery coupons efficiently is a lot less complicated than you think!  With a few helpful materials, you will be saving money in no time! For your coupon binder (yes, I said binder!), I recommend the Case-it zipper binder.  This comes with a shoulder strap and handle for convenient carrying and is… Continue reading How To Organize Your Coupon Binder