Thrifty Thursday {Week 107}

Image

 Mother's Day is fast approaching! Sometimes it can be hard to find the perfect gift for your mom...and the other mother figures in your life.  I'd love to see what special ideas for mom you all have to share this week!  By the way, have you registered for our Mother's Day Gift Card giveaway yet? [...]

{ 42 comments }

Grilled Steak Tacos

Image

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, so I thought it was the perfect time to share our new favorite taco recipe! If you read this blog regularly, you already know that I am a little obsessed with "cheater" freezer cooking. Not only are these simple meals quick & easy to throw together, they save us a [...]

{ 3 comments }

Meet our Secret 13 Essay Contest Winner!

Image

For the past few months, we've read Secret 13 stories from 12 inspiring finalists, as they've shared how the lessons found in Living Well Spending Less: 12 Secrets of the Good Life personally affected or changed them.  Last week, you voted for your favorites.  Today it is time to announce the winner of our absolutely fabulous, totally [...]

{ 11 comments }

Mother’s Day Gift Card Giveaway

Image

Mother's Day is fast approaching! And we know that sometimes it can be hard to find the perfect gift for your mom...and the other mother figures in your life. A woman doesn't have to be a mother to have a great impact on others. So today we want to celebrate all women who nurture, care [...]

{ 4 comments }

For When You Feel Uninspired

Image

This is a guest post from Tammy of Grace Uncommon  It's no secret that sometimes it's hard living a creative life in a critical world. Inspiration is seemingly everywhere, but so is discouragement! An artist would be lying if she said she didn't face direct opposition of her work and her gift on a regular [...]

{ 4 comments }

Weekend Wandering

Image

Happy Weekend! Have you purchased your Ultimate Homemaking Bundle yet? There are only two days left to get more than $1200 worth of home-related books and bonuses for just $29.97 (including my bestselling blogging guide, How to Blog for Profit Without Selling Your Soul!)  From meal-planning to cleaning & organizing to making money from home, it includes resources [...]

{ 5 comments }

How to Not Give Up Your War on Debt

Image

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 [...]

{ 7 comments }

Thrifty Thursday {Week 106}

Image

Happy Thursday! I hope you are all having a fabulous week!  Have you purchased your Ultimate Homemaking Bundle yet? For just a few more day  you can get more than $1200 worth of home-related books and bonuses for just $29.97 (including my bestselling blogging guide, How to Blog for Profit Without Selling Your Soul!)  From meal-planning to [...]

{ 54 comments }

Easy Greek Chicken

Image

Our philosophy here at Living Well Spending Less is that you can never have too many quick & easy freezer meals ready to go, especially ones that use budget-friendly chicken!  This tender, juicy Easy Greek Chicken is a snap to throw together but so full of flavor that it feels extra-special. To make it as part [...]

{ 4 comments }

Secret 13 Essay Contest: Final Voting

Image

  For the past few months, we've read Secret 13 stories from 12 inspiring finalists, as they've shared how the lessons found in Living Well Spending Less: 12 Secrets of the Good Life personally affected or changed them.  Now it's almost time for one of them to win one ridiculously AMAZING prize. How amazing? Yep, that's right--ONE [...]

{ 21 comments }

How to Grow a Vegetable Garden

Image

In my early twenties, as I was recovering from a long and serious depression, I made a list of the the things I wanted to accomplish over the next ten years.  At the very top was a seemingly simple wish: To grow my own vegetables. Little did I know that it would take me more than [...]

{ 12 comments }

Image

Hi Friends! Once a year, for just a few days only, there is a resource for us overstressed, overworked mamas that is SO amazing, I can't NOT tell you about it. Because here's the thing that most of us have figured out by now--homemaking is hard work!  Between the cleaning, the cooking, the meal-planning, the child-rearing, [...]

{ 4 comments }

Weekend Wandering

Image

Happy Weekend!  With a looming book deadline now less than two weeks away I think this is probably going to be a working weekend.  Boo!  Can I be honest though?  All I really want to do is curl up in bed and watch House of Cards--my newest Netflix obsession.  It's pretty gritty (and not at all [...]

{ 10 comments }

10 Qualities of a Best Friend

Image

I can't even tell you how happy I am to introduce you to my friend Melanie Shankle, aka Big Mama.  I'll spare you the boring details of how we met, suffice to say it involved much laughter (and a little wine) and an instant realization that she is my kind of people.  She is an expert [...]

{ 9 comments }

Thrifty Thursday {Week 105}

Image

Happy Thursday! In case you haven't heard, doors for Elite Blog Academy opened on Tuesday for ONE WEEK only!  This will be the only time the course is offered this year--doors will not open again until 2016! If you’ve ever wished someone could guide you through the process of creating a successful blog & show you, step [...]

{ 52 comments }


First Name *
 
Email *