I’ve had lots of jobs over the years, from the kinda glamorous (traveling all over Asia as the Mother Abbess in The Sound of Music) to the really boring (answering phones that never rang as a receptionist at a small industrial company). I never had a job, though, that managed to be as incredibly ... Read More about How to Find Your Motivation as a SAHM
Disney cruises require a pretty large financial investment. As I mentioned here, they are absolutely worth every penny. Finding all those pennies, though, can be an adventure. Can you get a discount on a Disney Cruise? Absolutely. You have to get crafty, though. Read on for some money-saving tips ... Read More about How to Get a Discount on a Disney Cruise
I suspected from the time my oldest child was a baby that I would homeschool him. As a new mom, I read article after article about how kids learn best, and about the fact that many schools in America don’t teach children that way. I listened with horror as friends and neighbors recounted stories of ... Read More about Homeschooling…How Do I Start?
I know, I know. It’s January. You’re thinking about Marie Kondo-ing your home, not adding more toys to it. I’m in my seventh year of SAHM-hood, though, and if you’re anything like me, your kids will be starting to drive you crazy pretty soon (if they haven’t already). My boys are constantly moving: ... Read More about The Best Indoor Toys for Active Kids
One of my favorite Google searches is “is _____ worth it”. As in “is a Dyson vacuum worth it”, “is this $800 blogging course worth it”, or “is flying first class worth it”.I’m definitely a frugal person. If I’m going to spend a giant chunk of change on something, I want to know that it was worth ... Read More about Are Disney Cruises Worth the Money?