The Season of Giving and Giveaways!

  Christmas is my favorite time of year! It’s a time for family, a time for giving, and a time for celebrating the…

Raising Money-Conscious Kids – Teach Them to Earn What They Want

  Is it me or does it seem that kids these days really have no appreciation for money?  So many of us were raised by…

Black Friday at PetSmart – Pet Moms Gone Wild

Are you ready for Black Friday shopping? I am SO ready!!  While most people will be heading out to places like Walmart and Best Buy…

Taking Control – How to Protect Yourself and Your Family

Let’s talk about personal safety! The world we live in is changing, as evidenced by the horrific mass shootings that have happened this…

Shop Smarter not Harder – My Top Holiday Shopping Hacks

  I seriously can’t believe that it is November already! Where did 2017 go? Many of you are still recovering from and going…

Holiday Decorating on a Budget – Transform Your Home Without Going Broke

Fall is my favorite time of year for many reasons – one, of which, is that Christmas is just around the corner! If it were…

Fitness with Dobies – How to Stay Fit Without a Gym Membership

  So how do I stay fit without a gym membership? Notice that I didn’t say “skinny” because skinny isn&#8217…

Ways to Cut Costs and Maximize Your Budget

Most families live on a strict budget, doing without many of the luxuries in life because they simply don’t have any funds left…

Blog Income Report – How I Made over $800 in my Third Month of Blogging

It’s hard to believe this is the end of my first full quarter blogging!  I’ve had an amazing first quarter and…

Must Have Auto Essentials for Teen Drivers

MUST HAVE AUTO ESSENTIALS FOR TEEN DRIVERS As parents, we try our best to prepare our kids for the adult world.  Unfortunately, we often overlook…