Skip to Content

A monthly budget worksheet that works (+ printable monthly budget)

Using a monthly budget worksheet makes my life so much easier. I used to always have problems when anything came up like emergencies, medical bills, holidays and birthdays. Going in the hole financially trying to pay for everything. We have done a few things differently the last couple of years and a monthly budget worksheet has …

Read More about A monthly budget worksheet that works (+ printable monthly budget)

Christmas on a Budget – Clothes for my daughter from Deseret Industries

  This post is brought to you by Deseret Industries. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Christmas is coming up soon and one of the things my daughter wants is clothes. While I want to get her what she wants, we don’t have a huge budget for each kid, so I told her we …

Read More about Christmas on a Budget – Clothes for my daughter from Deseret Industries

10 budgeting tips to help you plan for your future dream home now

Owning a home is a big deal. It to us over a year before we bought our first home and we were really fortunate to get it for a very low price. After two years we decided that we wanted to move so that my husband could get a better job and I could stay …

Read More about 10 budgeting tips to help you plan for your future dream home now

8 weeks to a better Budget Workshop: Week 1 – How to setup a budget

How to setup a budget Welcome to week 1 of our 8 weeks to a Better Budget Workshop series! This week we are going to go over how to setup a budget, why you need one, and ways to keep track of it! Getting started using a budget is something that is totally overwhelming. My …

Read More about 8 weeks to a better Budget Workshop: Week 1 – How to setup a budget

Teaching your kids to budget

Teaching your kids to budget The tooth fairy, chores, grandma and grandpa, friends, family and a lot of other people will give your child money from the day they are born. We use piggy banks and envelopes and even have a savings account for each of our kids. This helps them understand the importance of why they don’t get …

Read More about Teaching your kids to budget

What I learned today: Teaching my daughter the value of a dime

There are so many things I fear for when I think of my children’s future, but financial burdens don’t need to be one of them. While I am a stay at home mom, it means that we don’t have loads of extra money each month and we live paycheck to paycheck half of the time …

Read More about What I learned today: Teaching my daughter the value of a dime