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Frugal Friday Bridal Falls

Living the Frugal life {Entertainment} We are a family of five. Five. That means we have three kids. To me, that does not seem like a lot but we get comments all the time like, “Wow your hands are full” or “You have a lot of kids.” Really, a lot? I would consider five kids to maybe be a lot, but not three. None the less, in this culture with

Mexican Shepherd's Pie {Frugal Friday}

Meal time in our house is no easy feat with a little one under 2 and Ava being 7, going on 17, her taste buds change so frequently and my husband having a much more sophisticated palate than mine. Being able to shop frugally is essential for a happy wallet.  Finding ingredients that have multi-uses to help keep costs down will help in keeping the grocery bill down. With a

2 Chickens 3 Ways Frugal Friday

Frugal meal planning for when you need to tighten your bootstraps yet again. As a family of four, two of which are growing boys so really we eat like a family of six, we are always trying to find ways to save a buck when it comes to meals. With two growing boys our grocery bill will not becoming smaller anytime soon so any tricks we can manage when it

Meal Planning

Living the Frugal life {Meal Planning} “What’s for dinner mom?” “So, did you have a plan for dinner at all wifey?” It was these types of comments that drove me bonkers and into a inspiration to get this aspect of our lives structured through, meal planning. Yes the dreaded meal planning. It can be a overwhelming task and almost a bad word in some households but once you get a

Happy Friday Brentwood Town Centre

Feel Good Fridays at Brentwood Town Centre Did you sneak out of work early on Friday? Head down to Brentwood for the perfect place to get your weekend started! Details: Every Friday 12pm-2pm Featuring; DJ Juice spinning Top 40 and old school hits Free neck and shoulder massages (uh, yea, I’m so there!) the magnificent Rod Boss wowing the crowds in the food court with his magic tricks and much more.

Engagement Ring

If you happened to have seen the Wordless Wednesday post for this week, you’ll have noticed a certain man proposed to me this weekend, after a fun filled, crazy toddler chasing weekend, he sent her out to me wearing her princess Elsa dress to give me the most beautiful ring I have ever seen. I gasped (who wouldn’t!?) and beamed, all the crazy girl crushing stuff any woman receiving an