Raising a family doesn’t come cheap, but there are plenty of ways you can save money immediately and in the long run with some minor changes to your routine. This great article from Product Review Mom has ten great tips that can put more money in your pocket or savings account while helping the environment […]
Raising children is super expensive, and there’s no way around that. However, saving money doesn’t have to be a chore. Sometimes little things can make a huge difference. Taking advantage of coupons and sales, rewards programs, carpooling, using efficient lighting, and packing lunches will leave more money in your pocket (and in your savings account!).
We all know babies are incredibly expensive, but that’s partially due to the overenthusiastic purchase of a lot of items that, while nice and convenient, really aren’t necessary for the health and care of your infant. There are five essential items you do need, however: diapers, wipes, a car seat, a safe place to sleep, and nutrition.
Babies bring a lot of new expenses to a family. On average, parents spend roughly $13,000 on their child during their first year, and they often don’t even realize it. Luckily there are a variety of ways you can save money and still cover all your baby’s needs.
When you’re pregnant you’re faced with all kinds of new challenges, one of which being, “what the heck am I going to wear?” If you want to wear stylish clothes that won’t cost too much money, check out this post from the Baby Center for tips on how to dress as your baby bump grows. […]
Valentine’s Day might be focused on romance and chocolates, but you can include your baby in the celebration of love too! These handprint and footprint Valentine’s Day cards are super cute, and you can print them for free over at Easy Green Mom! All you need is a printer, some sturdy card stock paper, some […]
Looking for some great deals on baby items like clothing and toys? How about discounts on things like photo printing? Check out this list at Baby Cheapskate that forecasts possible sales to keep an eye out for this February. This is also the time of year when consignment shops are interested in buying old summer […]
If your family is expanding, that fun little sports care you’ve been driving since college might not be enough anymore. It could be just the right time to buy a new vehicle to haul everyone around. Before you do, consider these tips. First, test drive the car with your whole family to see how it […]
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Tired of the words “shopping” and “deals” yet? Hopefully you’re done with your Christmas shopping, what with Black Friday and Cyber Monday behind us. But if you’re one of the brave few who love to shop till they drop, maybe toning down those expensive gifts can be a god-send, for both your peace of mind […]