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
It seems like everything about Christmas has become more and more expensive each year. Stocking stuffers don’t have to be one of those things. Use this list of 66 cheap stocking stuffers to find the perfect stocking stuffer for everyone on your list without spending a fortune. If you’re doing Christmas on a budget, there’s a good chance that you’re dreading those stockings. Filling stockings with small, thoughtful gifts is a great tradition – but it can quickly become a pricey one. Here’s a quick list of 66 cheap stocking stuffers for everyone in your family so you can...Read More
With Christmas drawing near, many people will be scratching their heads wondering how they’re going to stretch their money to be able to cover all the costs associated with the holiday. Are you one of those people? If you’re trying to save your pennies and are wondering how to do Christmas on a budget, here you’ll find 14 easy steps to help you save money this holiday season. When did it all become so expensive? Whether it be buying gifts, getting the perfect decorations, or planning Christmas dinner, everything from food to presents seems to add up unreasonably fast....Read More
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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.