$50 grocery budget? Sounds crazy. We did it! It was rough at times, but it was worth it.
We are officially half way through our $50 grocery budget Challenge for the month of July. I must say that it has really opened our eyes to many things including how much food we waste on a regular basis and how much time we use preparing food. Our meal plan deviated slightly for the best … Continue reading The July $50 Grocery Challenge – Half Way Done!
The July $50 Grocery Challenge I am all for saving money. It's kinda our thing. But only spending $50 on a month's worth of groceries when we normally spend $200? You're out of your mind! Or is it actually possible...? July is going to be a rougher month for us financially as our maternity and … Continue reading The July $50 Grocery Challenge
4 Steps to Mastering the Cash Envelope System My husband, D and I have used the cash envelope system from Dave Ramsey's methods for about six years now. We can finally say that we have mastered the art of cash budgeting! While we still put somethings on our credit card (fully paid off every month), … Continue reading 4 Steps to Mastering the Cash Envelope System
I am very lucky to have married a frugal man. We met in 2010 when we were just 19 years old and no clue on how to budget! We went through college together and he got to see all my bad spending habits!! Which, I am very glad that he did because I had a BIG … Continue reading How We Began to Slash Our Budget