Why It’s Better To Be Thrifty, Not Cheap

We’re flashing back this Friday to my post about being thrifty instead of being cheap. While I don’t do Crossfit anymore, I’m still not frugal. But the thriftiness factor still remains. 🙂 As a college student – back in the day when Britney and JT dated and wore those horrific matching denim outfits – I went through…
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Friends having a movie night

Should You Tell Your Friends You’re Too Broke To Hang Out?

Have you ever been in a position where you’re invited to go do something, but you can’t afford it? So you make up an excuse that you’re sick or tired or can’t find a sitter. While your friends may buy the reason you can’t go, it really doesn’t help anything. Because the next time you…
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DIY Decorating For The Holidays On A Budget

If you have a Facebook account you’ve probably seen many people that are done decorating for the holidays. So this post is for the rest of us who wait until after Thanksgiving to decorate. Happy Flashback Black Friday! (Say that 5 times fast!) 🙂 I know you have heard the saying: “do the best with…
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How To Host Thanksgiving Dinner Without Breaking The Bank

It’s Friday and time to flash back. In honor of Thanksgiving, here are 5 ways to save money on turkey day. Turkey day is almost here! Time to relax with family, watch some football, and eat…and eat. I’m one of the lucky ones (in my opinion) because I don’t have to cook. But I do know…
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25 Productive Things To Do Instead Of Spending Money

I enjoy shopping and spending money sometimes; the act of it (as long as it’s quick), getting new things, and wearing or enjoying those new things. But sometimes I just don’t have the money to spend because of whatever happens to be going on in my life. Maybe I went to a concert, a birthday…
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