Saving Made Simple – So, How Did I Do?

It was easier than I thought. Being in control of your money is just a matter of asserting yourself...telling yourself this is the way it is now, and there is no giving in.  I am now in control - complete control. It was a combination of smart shopping, smart planning, and digging that got me to this point and I will forever be grateful to the P&G team for putting this challenge in front  of me, and to Gail Vaz Oxlade for putting her … [Read more...]

Save 50% off Heart Sticky Labels at Mabel’s Labels Feb 14th ONLY

The links within this post are affiliate links Love is in the air, and one thing I truly love is Mabel's Labels.  So today only (Feb 14th 2014 from 6am until 11:59pm EST) you can save 50% off their sweet Heart Sticky Labels!  Be sure to use the coupon code MABELLOVE to receive this fantastic discount! Valentine's Day Only Sale: Get 50% off heart Sticky Labels from Mabel's Labels! … [Read more...]

Tax Tips for Canadian Families

  The life of the Canadian family can be hectic. Between work, school and after-school activities, the day is almost full and there is still a long to-do list. So, where do you find the time to get ready for tax season? Cleo Hamel, senior tax analyst at H&R Block Canada, offers a few helpful tips for Canadian families as the April 30th deadline approaches. Whether you welcomed a new addition to your family or have a child already … [Read more...]

I’m Taking the Family Financial Challenge #SavingMadeSimple

Inspired by Gail Vaz-Oxlade and I'm uber excited.  You see, for years I've been watching 'Til Debt Do Us Part' and learning from her money wisdom.  I have even had the opportunity to meet Gail Vaz-Oxlade in person at Blissdom Canada one year.  She had many of us captivated with her ability to speak, and be heard.  She is a fabulous story-teller, and I'm thrilled I had the opportunity. Now, as part of the PGMom's program I am taking on the … [Read more...]

10 Laundry Tips That Will Get Your Laundry Done!

Ever wonder why your laundry is never actually finished?  Why you do load after load but still have laundry hampers and baskets full of folded (or not folded clothes) clothes.  Ever wonder how it was your parents never seemed to have to deal with this.  Here are a few tips that I have compiled (most of them are from my mother) that will help you get your laundry put away, and finished! 10 Tips To Get Your Laundry Done! 1.  Create a system, you … [Read more...]

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