frugal living

I have a friend who gave up her cats years ago. I remember when it happened. Money was tight. She felt that she couldn’t afford to take care of them anymore, and didn’t feel she had room for them. It broke my heart to think about it. Being in a tight spot financially, I can’t even consider letting my two cats go. They are a part of the family. Just like us humans, our pets need to be loved, and […]

4 Ways to Spoil Your Cats on a Budget – ...   Recently updated !

Do you feel like living on a tight/strict budget is sucking all of the fun out of your life?  Yep, that’s something I can definitely relate to.  It can get depressing!!  I’ve really had to get creative in finding ways to live it up on a budget.  I’d like to share some of those with you throughout the year.  Today I want to talk about my grocery shopping splurges.   I’ve got to be honest, I’m a sucker for a […]

How I Live it up on a Budget – and ...   Recently updated !

This post is brought to you by Bootler, although all opinions are mine.       How do you shop when you’re hungry and looking for a food delivery?  If you’re anything like me, you decide what sounds good, and then debate back and forth about whether you should spend the money – because dang, delivery fees (and heck, eating out period) can get expensive!  I want to help you find the best food delivery deals…through a service called Bootler. […]

Find the Best Food Delivery Deals

I’m a big believer in the power of having an attitude of gratitude.  Which is why for this Thursday, I want to share more than just a few quotes with you (although I’ll start with those first):   A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other virtues. — Cicero At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with […]

Thoughtful Thursday – Showing Thanks (Free Interactive)

With wedding season in full swing, you might be thinking of your special someone. Watching someone walk down the aisle is likely to bring up some of your own beautiful memories. Since love is in the air, check out this anniversary date idea flowchart from ProFlowers that will lead you to your perfect date! All of the different ways to celebrate are sure to give you some romantic inspiration. It also has 52 date ideas listed below with options for everyone […]

Date Ideas Flowchart