Category: Family Finances

11 Ways to Thrive as a Single Income Family

A single income family. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a single income family? Do you long to stay home with your kids, but don’t think it’s financially possible? Or, maybe you’re already a single income family but you’re struggling to make it by, maybe you’re here looking for a couple of tips to help you thrive – not just survive – as a single income family. Either way, you’re in the right place. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.) I have seen far too...

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How to Freezer Cook to Save Money on Food

Freezer cooking can save you ENORMOUS amounts of time and ENORMOUS amounts of money… but how? How to freezer cook to save money. When it comes to cooking, I used to always be someone who liked to fly by the seat of her pants. I didn’t like to plan our meals in advance, but instead, I would wait until it was suppertime to decide what I would make that night. This proved pretty quickly to be one of the worst things I could have done for our finances. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ...

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How to Live Frugally in 17 Steps

Are ready to start living a frugal lifestyle, but stuck wondering how to live frugally? With endless advice readily available to help you live frugally, it can become overwhelming when you’re just starting out. What advice do you take? What do you leave on the table? How do you even know what truly works? I have been there, too. When my husband and I decided I would become a stay at home wife so I could be a homemaker and raise our kids, the decision wasn’t one that came easily. While we both knew and agreed it was what...

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16 Easy Ways to Save Money on Groceries (we save over $700/month)

Do you feel like you’ve tried it all when it comes to lowering your monthly grocery bill? Here are the money saving tips I used to bring my husband’s and my grocery bill down from over $1,000/month to less than $300/month. Here are a couple easy ways to save money on groceries month after month. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.) If you’re curious: ✅ This is EXACTLY what I did to lower our grocery bill by $700 a month. I used to assume that our grocery bill was just high...

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7 Ways to Make Money From Home (Work From Home Jobs)

So, you’re looking for ways to make money from home? And you’re not talking something that’s going to earn you $20/month. You’re looking for something that can pay the bills. Something that could lead to the potential of you quitting your job and working from home full-time. Who doesn’t want to be their own boss?! When I quit my job to become a stay at home wife, one thing became very apparent: my husband and I were losing a stream of income, but the bills were going to keep coming in. For many months we both worked hard at...

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Welcome to Deliberately Here!
I’m Amy, a stay at home wife who is letting go of perfection and learning to live deliberately.
Here you will learn everything from frugal lifestyle habits and how to thrive on a budget to the best tips for decluttering and creating an organized home you love.