Guilt Free Splurging

Guilt-Free Splurging | When it's Okay to Spend a Little More | Smart Money | How to Splurge Without Feeling Guilty
Guilt-Free Splurging | When it's Okay to Spend a Little More | Smart Money | How to Splurge Without Feeling Guilty

Is it ever okay to splurge, even when you’re trying to stick to a budget? The answer might surprise you! The next time the opportunity arises, here are six occasions it might be okay to splurge, how to enjoy it, and how to make the most of it….without feeling an ounce of guilt!

Spring Break on a Budget

Tips for a Budget Friendly Spring Break | Spring Break Tips | Family Getaways | Money Saving Tips for Spring Break
Tips for a Budget Friendly Spring Break | Spring Break Tips | Family Getaways | Money Saving Tips for Spring Break

Want to plan an awesome spring break but not sure if your budget can handle it? Don’t miss these smart tips for planning an awesome spring break getaway or staycation…without breaking the bank or going into debt.

Easy Broccoli Cheese Soup

Easy Broccoli Cheese Soup | Ultimate Comfort Food Recipe | Food Made Simple | Best Soup Recipes
Easy Broccoli Cheese Soup | Ultimate Comfort Food Recipe | Food Made Simple | Best Soup Recipes

Think making broccoli cheese soup from scratch is way too hard? Think again! This delicious soup is not only packed with flavor, it comes together in just minutes! The perfect solution to a cold winter’s day!

Easy Care House Plants

Low-Maintenance Houseplants | Easy Care House Plants | Indoor Gardening | Best Starter Plants
Low-Maintenance Houseplants | Easy Care House Plants | Indoor Gardening | Best Starter Plants

Love the idea of house plants but not the reality of having to care for them? Indoor plants not only look nice, they can improve your air quality and make you healthier. If your brown thumb has been holding you back, meet these 8 low-maintenance houseplants nearly impossible to kill. (Some even LIKE being ignored!)

Beauty Made Simple

Beauty Made Simple | How Busy Moms Can Rock Fashion | Simple Fashion and Beauty Tips | Fashionable Tips for Busy Moms
Beauty Made Simple | How Busy Moms Can Rock Fashion | Simple Fashion and Beauty Tips | Fashionable Tips for Busy Moms

Ever wish you could be a little more stylish & fashionable, but feel like you’re always short on time? Is there even such a thing as “beauty made simple?” In a word–YES! Don’t miss these 12 smart ways to simplify your routine to look and feel your best with a lot less time and effort!

Easy Chicken Pot Pie

Easy Chicken Pot Pie | Freezer to Crock Pot Meal | Chicken Recipe| Comfort Food Made Simple | Meal Planning
Easy Chicken Pot Pie | Freezer to Crock Pot Meal | Chicken Recipe| Comfort Food Made Simple | Meal Planning

Craving comfort food without all the effort? This oh-so-yummy one-dish meal comes together literally in just a few minutes using pantry staples and rotisserie chicken, then goes straight from the freezer to the crockpot for busy weeknights. The ultimate home-cooked meal just got better!

Pay Off Debt or Build Up Savings?

Paying Off Debt or Build Up Savings | Financial Stability | Smart Money Tips |
Paying Off Debt or Build Up Savings | Financial Stability | Smart Money Tips |

Ready to finally fix your finances, but simply not sure where to start? Is it more important to pay off debt first, or build up your savings? Here’s how to know exactly what steps to take (and in what order) to get–and keep–your finances on track!

Become a Weekend Warrior

Are you ready for the weekend? Life gets pretty crazy sometimes, and busy weekday schedules often leave us needing a little time to refresh and recharge. Whether you want to be super productive, have more fun, or just relax, don’t miss these 10 smart ways to make the most of your next free days!

Double Chocolate Rebel Cookies

Craving chocolate without the guilt (or the gluten?) The crunchy outer shell of these cookies gives way to an ooey-gooey chocolate center for a sumptuous snack the whole family will go crazy for. This super simple recipe is sure to be a hit!

Online Banking 101

Technology has changed almost every aspect of our modern lives–including how we handle our finances. And while online banking can be pretty fantastic, it’s also important to make sure our data is protected and we are getting the best service. Don’t miss these 5 essential tips for streamlining your digital finances!

How to Create a Financial Plan for the Year: February

Overwhelmed by finances? Creating a financial plan is a whole lot easier when you focus on one small goal each month. February is a great time to focus on saving. Try this easy 3-step action plan to start saving, reduce bills, and save on groceries!

Chicken & Vegetable Noodle Bowl

Craving fresh flavor, but feeling short on time? Today’s super simple and ridiculously delicious chicken & vegetable noodle bowl goes straight from the freezer to the crockpot for a fast and satisfying dinner your family will love. It’s the perfect solution for busy weeknights (and cheaper than takeout too!)