Budgeting Articles

How to Black Friday Shop Like a Minimalist

How to Black Friday Shop Like a Minimalist

If you're new to Minimalism, you might be thinking that you've seen the last of Black Friday, Cyber Monday, or any other type of fun sales shopping event. After all, Minimalism is all about NOT shopping, right? Well... yes, and no. To me, Minimalism just means that...

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How To Budget for Christmas: Without Going Into Debt!

How To Budget for Christmas: Without Going Into Debt!

You know what they say: Christmas is a time for giving! But unfortunately in western society, Christmas is also a time for over-spending, extravagance, and going into (more?) debt. It has become so ingrained in us that we need to buy everyone everything that their...

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How to Have a Minimalist Christmas {When You Have Kids!}

How to Have a Minimalist Christmas {When You Have Kids!}

If you are new to Minimalism, the thought of having a Minimalist Christmas can be daunting. And if you are endeavoring to have a Minimalist Christmas with kids... it can feel like you shouldn't even bother! But not only is it possible to have a Minimalist Christmas...

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The 7 Bank Accounts You Need to Organize Your Budget

The 7 Bank Accounts You Need to Organize Your Budget

Starting a Budget can be daunting. It's overwhelming to think about where every dollar needs to go and how to pay off debt and save money! Plus, you are supposed to keep track of all the money in one or two bank accounts, yet somehow remember how much you have left to...

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37 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

37 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

Updated July 2021 Is it just me or have groceries gone up by a lot since the start of the Covid 19 pandemic? At first, I didn't notice a huge change... A couple of things here and there were more expensive, but it made sense that people like me would have to pay more...

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10 Frugal Living Tricks for {Saving Money}

10 Frugal Living Tricks for {Saving Money}

I'm guessing you stumbled across this post because your budget makes you feel a little bit like your pants do after thanksgiving dinner... uncomfortable. If your budget is too tight, there are two things you can do to fix it: make more, or spend less.  Guess...

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7 Powerful Mindsets for Single-Income Families

7 Powerful Mindsets for Single-Income Families

Being a single-income or budget-conscious family isn’t cool or popular. Your friends are all driving multiple vehicles that are way nicer than yours, creating beautiful houses, traveling the world, and going out to eat whenever they feel like it. Sometimes it can...

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