4 Lessons Learned from the Spending Freeze Challenge

*This is the last day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge! Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* Can you believe you made it all the way to the end of this spending freeze challenge?! I just want to give you a huge high-five and chat with you about… Keep reading →

How to Use a Calendar to Evaluate Your Spending

*This is the 30th day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* In a few days, you will no longer be doing this spending freeze, unless you choose to continue. That means you could easily fall back into your old ways or you… Keep reading →

Financial Habits Every Family Should Practice

*This is the 29th day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* You have made it so far in this spending freeze challenge. Can you see the light at the end of the tunnel? You’re almost done! © igor / Dollar Photo Club… Keep reading →

One Habit That Can Save You Thousands in the Future

*This is the 28th day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* Several years ago, my grandparents came to visit me and my husband. The first thing my grandpa asked me was if I had a ladder and a light bulb so he… Keep reading →

The Benefits of Delayed Gratification

*This is the 27th day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* Society is full of people who want, want, want, NOW, NOW, NOW. There’s no such thing as waiting anymore. © ChenPG / Dollar Photo Club You want fries with that? Got… Keep reading →

The Best Things in Life Are Free {Printable Quote}

*This is the 26th day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* Everyone knows that the best things in life are free. You need to take full advantage of that fact since you cannot get pleasure from buying things right now. I remember… Keep reading →

What’s Your Money Motivator?

*This is the 25th day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* You’re in the final stretch of the spending freeze challenge. Just 7 more days. For me and my family it’s not the end. We still have to produce a more steady… Keep reading →

3 Easy Ways to Make Decluttering Fun

*This is the 24th day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* When I was growing up, my mom would often get me and my siblings little presents for big or small occasions. I enjoyed receiving those little gifts, but I usually kept… Keep reading →

The Clever Way to Get What You Want in a Spending Freeze

*This is the 23rd day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* So you know how you’re only supposed to spend money on your needs in a spending freeze? Well, who’s to say you can’t spend your time, talents, or objects around your… Keep reading →

35+ Ideas for FREE Activities to Do with Kids

*This is the 22nd day of the One Month Spending Freeze Challenge. Please click here to see all of the posts in this series.* My parents took me to Disneyland for the first time when I was five. They told me it was my birthday present, but now that I’m older, I know that was… Keep reading →