Skin Product Review

Hello Peeps! We have interesting skin in this house. I have a teen with very sensitive skin and I have PCOS so my skin goes from teenage-acne to dry to goodness-knows-what depending on my hormones (Yay for being unbalanced). So we both struggle with toiletries but for different reasons. Santa brought the teenager several skin [...]

End of January

Hi-de-hi Peeps! January always seems long, but we're actually heading into the last week now. It's so much colder than it was at Christmas (still hoping for snow) so I'm stocking up the pantry just in case. (I jest, I needed to stock up after Christmas...we're lucky if we get one day of snow here!) [...]

Budget Tracking

It's Friday Peeps!! YAY! I think people need to do what works for them (because managing money is important) but there are some people who seem to make it overly complicated. So I thought I'd share what I do. I use my planner now, but until this year I did it with a calendar and [...]

Budgeting/Saving for Christmas 2019

...yes really! Howdy Peeps! You probably know (or can guess) that I've started on Christmas already. This will be our 9th credit-free Christmas. 🙂 We have done a number of savings/budgeting options over the years, so I thought I'd give you a few options... remember it doesn't have to be the same as anyone else [...]

Acting on the Planning

How-do Friday Peeps! After writing yesterday's post about Thinking Ahead, I then went and acted of some of it. (I highly recommend the 'act on it' part, I had a great time!) It will not surprise anyone who knows me that I went and stocked up on ribbons, bows, cards and tags for next Christmas. [...]

Last-Minute Handmade Gifts

Hi Peeps! Sorry for the lack of blog yesterday, was a bit crazy here. When I did the Last Minute Gift Ideas post last week, I promised this handmade ideas blog....so here we go: I can't say homemade gifts and not mention Pioneer Woman's treats: Cookies and sweets are always a quick and easy gift...here are a [...]