Frugal Friday – No Spendtember Update

Work hard in silence, let your success be your noise.

Hi Loves!  So since September ends tomorrow – I wanted to check in with a No-Spendtember Update.  I didn’t make it.

I did sort of set myself up to fail a tiny bit.  I had previously planned a girls afternoon with two of my best college friends at a winery.  After a brief tasting and lunch… I ended up buying 2 bottles of wine for the holidays. Continue reading


Frugal Friday – pantry shopping {quick tip}

“It’s not your salary that makes you rich, it’s your spending habits.” – Charles A. Jaffe. Share to Inspire Others : )   Follow us for more awesome quotes:, This week’s frugal Friday goes with something that I’ve done randomly and completed again in the past week.  Its easy to get into the habit of going to the store every week and pick up just what you need and go on with your week.  How often do we have cabinets full of randomness that we picked up on sale but haven’t used or looked at in months?!

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Frugal Fridays {money tip – track it}

 : Hi Loves!  So I mentioned Dave Ramsey before but I really do like his style and find him inspiring when it comes to money.  This is sort of a mashup of his idea and one I’ve gotten from another financial guy I like Adam Carroll.

Adam suggests tracking your money on a notepad you carry everywhere.  Dave suggests making a budget and tracking your spending there.  This is my take on the two.  And it seems to be working for me! Continue reading