Archive for the Money $aving Monday Category


Upcycle: A New Use For Your Sled in the Summer!

I don’t know about where you live but here where I live it is definitely pool time for the kiddos. I have five children ranging from 6 months to eight years old and finding a pool that was age appropriate was a hard task to accomplish without buying two or three different pools. So a […]

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Money $aving Tips: Upcycle Your Closet Rod Brackets

Have you ever wondered what to do with those long bulky extension cords or maybe those hula hoops that just kind of roll around getting in the way or bent out of shape making them into a square instead of a circle?

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Money $aving Tips: Reuse Those Organizers

Check out these great money $aving tips for organizing your home with items you already have or items that might just work better in your space that your working with.   You can take a paper sorter such as the one below and make it into a kitchen pan and cooling rack organizer. Bamboo Wood […]

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How to Keep Outside Toys Organized

Can you believe it, Spring has already sprung! We are now seeing more day light hours and maybe even some more warm weather coming our way. And what does warm weather mean? It means more outside play time for our kids. You know, where every time you want to go outside you have to search […]

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Homemade Letter Tray – Money $aving Tips

Are your children really creative, full of energy, and really like to explore what the world has to offer but your house is starting to feel like a laboratory that is just about ready to explode. If you really don’t know what I mean, let me just explain and give you a few examples. My seven year […]

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Reuse Those Old Binders- Money $aving Tips

When getting things organized in your home… you may turn to making binders for different areas such as taxes, bills, medical info, chore charts, contact info, receipts, coupons, goals… okay, so the list goes on and on. So if you are the type of person that is either just starting to use binders or are continuing […]

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Wash Less Dishes Today! – Money $aving Tips

Have you ever ended your overly exhausting day, just to turn around in your kitchen and find piles of dishes waiting for you? I think we all at some point or another wish we had a little less dishes to do. Well then, let’s wash less dishes today! Yeah, I know it seems impossible to […]

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“Sale Items” or “Free Stuff” Can it Cause Clutter?

Just because it’s free doesn’t mean you need to take it! I love to find deals where things are on sale or better yet when they are free!!  But just because it has the big word “free” on it doesn’t always mean that you need to take those items.

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Coffee Cans – Money $aving Tips

Do you have a “catch all” dresser, counter, or shelf in your home? You know, the one where you walk in, empty your pockets out right then and there, and it seems to be overflowing with money, receipts, and empty gum wrappers. Or for those of you that are like me you empty your pockets […]

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