• 15+ Easy Ways To Save Money Fast

    Oh, the joys of saving money. It’s such a wonderful feeling knowing that you’re not throwing your money away anymore. It’s a lot easier than you think it might be, you just need to learn the appropriate tips that everyone should know. In two years, as a young adult, I managed to save over $15,000 with barely any effort by learning many money-saving tips. Everything I learned, I learned it first-hand with my own personal experience. You might think that $15,000 is a lot, or maybe you think it’s nothing at all. To me, saving this money was a milestone in my life because prior to that, I was thousands…

  • 15 Essential Oils DIY Ideas That Are All-Natural

    I recently searched on Pinterest looking for a list of awesome essential oils DIY ideas and I had a hard time finding any. Therefore, I decided to make one of my own. I was overwhemeled with the amount of DIY projects you can do with essential oils. I actually didn’t know that there were so many things you can do with them. It turns out that there are many DIY projects that you can incorporate essential oils into. There are so many great smelling essential oils that it makes you want to incorporate them in your life in as many ways you can, or is that just me? From cleaning…

  • Be Mindful of Your Spending: Where To Begin

    Have you ever come across fees that you didn’t know you had? Charged for something you can go without? You should always be mindful of your spending in every aspect of your life because it’s an awful feeling when you’re hard earned money goes to waste. Here’s what you should look at when you start to examine your spending so you can become mindful of where your money is going, and reduce in any way you can. 1. Bank Fees I once went a year getting charged with $70+ monthly bank fees from going over my debit transactions. Facepalm. And did my bank do anything about it when I realized?…

  • How And Where To Spend Less Shopping

    Ever find something that you would love to buy but then your heart falls when you see how much it costs? I can’t even count the number of times I’ve said, “Nope,” and moved on just to be disappointed with another item and its jacked up price. Well, there are plenty of ways to get around that feeling, to find things that you love and spend less money on them. The key is finding the right places to look. 1. thrift stores I. Love. Thrift stores. Second-hand stores like Value Village hold so many items that you can buy at cheap prices such as: picture frames decorative bottles vases candle holders…

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    6 Ways To Be Budget-Conscious

    We all need a little help when it comes to saving money, but it all starts with being mindful about what you’re doing with your money and to be budget-conscious. 1. Remember Why You’re Doing It It’s easy to lose track of the reason that you’re trying to save money. Whether it’s because of planned trip in the future, or because you want to be more careful with the money you’re spending, being mindful of your reason will help you to reduce spending. If you’re feeling really ambitious, make yourself multiple goals. Maybe one month you want to save $50, and the next $100. Having a goal will help you…

  • 10 Things You Shouldn’t Do When Trying To Save Money

    Let’s face it. We all make unnecessary purchases every now and then. We want something, we buy it. But in order to save money, we need to sacrifice certain things in our lives. Maybe you will miss them, maybe you won’t. It’s up to you to decide what is worth sacrificing in order for you to save money for your end goal, and to decide on the thing’s you shouldn’t do. Or maybe you’re just broke and need help managing your spendings. This can be for you too. There are so many things in life that we should do to help us save money, and then there are things you…

  • DIY Bottles That Are Just Awesome

    I have a soft spot when it comes to glass bottles and using them for decorative purposes. Whether it be wine, old beer or medicine bottles, mason jars, you name it. The number of projects for DIY bottles are endless and can be easy to achieve with a variety of bottles like wine or even liquor bottles. These projects I’ve listed can be achieved with almost any type of bottle you get your hands on. If you would like to have step-by-step directions for these DIY’s, just click the picture or the link below the picture for the tutorial. Upcycling bottles is a good way to help your home become a zero-waste zone…

  • 15+ Healthy Foods To Help You Stay Full

    Do you ever eat your meal and feel like you could’ve eaten way more?  Or an hour after you eat you feel like you’re starving, causing you to raid your pantry and/or refrigerator again? That’s because you’re not putting some crucial food types in your body in order to help you stay full and stave off the hunger. Choosing the right foods to enter your body not only helps keep you healthy because they’re good for you and you’re consuming fewer calories. It also helps reduce spending on groceries because you’re eating less. The main food types here are fiber and protein, but there are others, and there’s a lot…