I’ve always been a fairly frugal person. Sometimes it was out of necessity, other times, it was simply habit. I grew up shopping thrift stores because it was fun to find treasures, and thrifting was a way to save money on clothes (my babysitter’s budget didn’t stretch very[…]

Yes, I’m thinking about Christmas already, and it’s only May! But it’s important to plan ahead…right? I love Christmas. I love everything about it – the lights, the music, the decorating, the cheesy Hallmark movies (tell me I’m not the only one who loves these?!), the presents, the[…]