3 Ingredient Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

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This is a guest post from Gina of Kleinworth & Co. I, like most people, like easy recipes, especially in the summer when I want something delicious but still quick. I don't want to turn that oven on & I don't want to spend more than a few minutes on preparation. I'm always looking for [...]

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How to Actually Get Things Done

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This is a guest post from Elaine of SuperRadChristianWriterChick.com Do you ever wake up in the morning with an endless stream of to-do's racing around in your head, only to crawl back in bed at night with none of them done? One of the characters of my favorite Jane Austen novel, Mansfield Park, says it [...]

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Today I am happy to welcome back my friend Tammy Strait from Grace Uncommon. Tammy is the author of the inspirational book, Pretty: Breaking Free From The Illusions of a Superficial Life. I am so honored to have her share her heart &  life experiences on this subject with us--please join me in making her feel right at home! [...]

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10 Freezer Meals in One Hour: Part 7

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Here at Living Well Spending Less we are 100% committed to bringing you easy recipes that taste great and don’t take a lot of time, effort, or expensive ingredients to throw together.  As a busy mom, I also want meals that can be made and frozen ahead of time to save time on hectic weeknights, especially as [...]

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If your kids are still young, college can sometimes feel a million miles away —a distant dream far off in the future that you’ll face when it gets a little closer. Maybe you and your spouse are still working to pay off your own student loans. Maybe you’ve taken a proactive approach and socked away [...]

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How to Use Facebook to Save Money

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This is a guest post from Kalyn of Creative Savings According to a recent study by Bloomberg news, the average Facebook user spends about 40 minutes per day browsing their newsfeed, updating their status, and interacting with friends. That's pretty much nothing compared to the hours watching television, but it's still quite a bit of time to [...]

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Easy Crockpot Lettuce Wraps

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My husband and I are both big fans of P.F. Changs--especially their yummy lettuce wraps!  Luckily for our wallet, the closest one is about 45 minutes away! I thought it would be fun to see if we could recreate one of our favorite treats at home, but to be perfectly honest, I was a little nervous about how [...]

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How to Deep Clean Your Garage

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Oh, the garage. I don't know how it works in your home, but in ours, the garage is the collector of all things that we don't quite know what to do with--boxes of stuff meant for Goodwill.  Holiday decorations that haven't made it back into storage.  Half-completed projects.  Stacks of scrap wood.  Bowling balls and [...]

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Here at Living Well Spending Less we talk a lot about the things you can do to save time and money, and hopefully your sanity. And while these tips can be helpful, I think sometimes we can end up with such a long list of things we are supposed to be doing that we become [...]

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Grilled Peaches with Mascarpone & Honey

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This is a guest post from Christin of Blue Crab Martini Summer is in full swing and that means it’s also peach picking season! Every summer our family spends a day in the local orchard picking as many peaches as we can carry. Although these sweet and juicy treats are quite tasty on their own, [...]

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This is a guest post from Tasha of DesignerTrapped.com Aren't bathroom drawers the worst? To be perfectly honest, I have a few drawers that I need to tackle, but the worst one in my home was a drawer in my bathroom where I keep my everyday cosmetics and personal care items. It made getting ready in [...]

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10 Smart Ways to Multitask

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If you are anything like me, you probably multitask without a second thought. In fact, it is probably a rare occurrence that you find yourself focused on a singular task. Like, ever. To be perfectly honest, I have a hard time remembering the last time I managed to focus all of my attention on just one thing. [...]

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Easy White Bean Chili

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During the dog days of summer I'm all about no-fuss recipes that practically prepare themselves.  This delicious white bean chili whips up in minutes with just a few basic ingredients, is crockpot friendly, and makes enough to feed a crowd.  It also freezes beautifully which makes it the perfect recipe to include as part of a freezer cooking [...]

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12 Smart Ways to Save on Air Travel

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Travel season is upon us, and if you are anything like me, you've got the bug and you are ready to hit the road.....or the skies!  Of course vacationing with the whole family can be a challenge, especially when it comes to air travel.  While one ticket might seem affordable, that same price multiplied by four [...]

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10 Pantry Staples to Always Keep on Hand

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Today I am happy to welcome back my friend Cherie Lowe from the Queen of Free, who has graciously joined us here at LWSL as a regular monthly contributor.  Cherie is the author of the amazing book, Slaying the Debt Dragon, which she wrote after paying off more than $127,000 in debt!  I am so excited to have [...]

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