Keep Your Closets Happy With Goodwill

    Let’s face it, when you are trying to be frugal and have a large family, buying clothes and household goods can really take a bite out of the budget. Buying clothes for kids that grow faster than weeds can put you in the poorhouse! That’s why thrifting is so very important to me. I L-O-V-E a good thrift store shopping trip! Like truly, madly love it. ¬†Where else can you get brand names for your children such as Hollister and Aeropostale for as little as $2.07 each? My […]

ALDI is Here!

Have you heard of Aldi? If you are as cheap frugal as I am, I hope you have. Aldi is such a great store to shop at if you like to save money. They claim that you can save up to 50% compared to their competitors. Sometimes even more. And their stuff is just as good, if not better. Unfortunately, we haven’t had one close enough to shop at…until now.   That’s right Aldi has come to my town! I can’t tell you how thrilled I am! I have been […]

The Myth of the Perfect Parent

Pssst!   Hey You! Yeah, You! Can you tell me when it happened? When did you become the perfect parent? Exactly when was is it that you became so infallible as a parent that you can judge everyone else?   Maybe I shouldn’t admit it, but I am NOT a perfect parent. In fact I believe that no one is a perfect parent. Are you judging me yet? Let me tell you something….The perfect parent is a myth!   We all have had incidents while parenting that could have had […]