Have you ever been welcomed into the new year with a dozen credit card bills from Christmas… and not enough money to pay them all? And you’re stuck wondering how to do Christmas cheap (or if it’s even possible). Maybe you want to do Christmas cheaper this year, but you hate when people call you cheap. Inside you’ll learn how to do Christmas cheap without being cheap. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. YOU CAN READ OUR DISCLOSURE POLICY HERE.) When you look over the bills piling up after Christmas, you don’t even remember making half...Read More
Before we know it Christmas will be here, and with Christmas comes the overwhelming pressure to spend, spend, spend. (Ever tried Christmas shopping on a budget before and failed miserably? Me too. Here’s how you can win at shopping on a budget without sacrificing the quality of gifts you buy.) But, what if you’re stuck on a budget? What if you can’t afford to spend, spend, spend… What then? If you’re looking for ways to enjoy Christmas without feeling the pain of it in your bank account, here are some simple tips for Christmas shopping on a budget. (THIS...Read More
When your Christmas to-do list is already nearing a mile long and you haven’t even added cleaning your house onto the list… it’s tempting to want to run and hide from all the responsibilities that fall on your plate. Isn’t this time of year supposed to be fun, relaxing, and filled with joyful family time? So why are YOU stuck with all the responsibilities? All the stress of getting the house prepped and ready for company? What if you don’t even like cleaning and now you’re stuck having to clean the entire house from top to bottom before Christmas comes around? If that’s...Read More
How to have a debt free Christmas in 7 easy steps. Where has this year gone? It seems like no matter how prepared I try to be for the holidays, they always manage to sneak up on me faster than I expect. Is it just me, or does anyone else feel like we should still be in those warm summer months, basking in the warm air and sunshine? I am so excited to be collaborating with some awesome ladies on a series of posts to help you have an incredible, Intentional Christmas! We have created super helpful articles on intentional finance,...Read More
So you want to host a Thanksgiving dinner this year with your family and/or closest friends, but you’re on a strict budget. What can you do? Here are 10 ways to host Thanksgiving on a budget. After you account for the cost of food and decorations, Thanksgiving dinner can quickly go from a nice dinner with friends and family to a very costly event. If you’re hosting Thanksgiving this year, but are wondering how you’re going to make it work with your tight budget, here are 10 ways to host Thanksgiving on a budget. (THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE...Read More
Welcome to Deliberately Here!
I’m Amy, a stay at home wife and mom who is letting go of perfection and learning to live deliberately.
Here you will learn everything from mom life tips and how to love your role as a mother to the best tips for decluttering and creating an organized home you love.