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10 Best Things to Buy at Costco (on Any Budget!)

This guide to the best things to buy at Costco is NOT sponsored and was written based on our honest experience as a mom and dad who strive to spend less money and share the tips that are working for us! Costco is an amazing place to shop for families of all different sizes and budgets. But … Read more

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How to Make Butter from Whipping Cream

This guide to Make Butter from Whipping Cream is NOT sponsored and was written based on our honest experience as a mom and dad who strive to spend less money and become more self-sufficient every day! Homemade butter tastes SO much better than the storebought stuff! Plus you can save a ton of money with this … Read more

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10 Things to Make to Save Money (Starting Today!)

This 10 Things to Make to Save Money guide is NOT sponsored and was written based on our honest experience as a mom and dad who strive to spend less and become more self-sufficient every day! Times are tough and it feels like prices are going up with every visit to the grocery store. Not to mention … Read more

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How to Enjoy Exercise: 15 Tips to Change Your Life

This guide for how to enjoy exercise is NOT sponsored and was written based on my honest experience as a busy mom working on her fitness! Getting motivated to work out can be challenging – especially if you don’t like doing it! But there are ways to make it better and even turn it into something you … Read more

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30-Day Step Challenge for Beginners (PDF Printable)

This 30-Day Step Challenge for Beginners is NOT sponsored and was written based on my honest experience as a busy mom working on her fitness! Are you ready to start moving? Doing a 30-day challenge is a fun and manageable approach to reaching long-term goals. We all have different reasons for getting started – whether for health, … Read more

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15 Best Grey Leggings Outfit Ideas (Cute + Comfy)

This guide to Grey Leggings Outfit Ideas is NOT sponsored and was written based on my honest experience as a busy mom working on her wardrobe! If you’ve been reading this blog for a while now, you already know that I basically live in black leggings – rain or shine, winter or summer, indoors and off-grid! But … Read more

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7 Guitar Room Ideas for Your Living Space

This Guitar Room Ideas guide is NOT sponsored and was written based on our honest experience as a mom and dad who love to jam together in a beautiful living space! Since canceling cable and all streaming services last year, J and I have had a ton of time (and money!) to invest in new hobbies and … Read more

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15 Tips to Start an Urban Homestead: Complete Beginners Guide

This Tips to Start an Urban Homestead guide is NOT sponsored and was written based on our honest experience as a mom and dad who strive to become more self-sufficient every day! Homesteading is a traditional lifestyle that’s become immensely popular, especially over the past couple of years. And it’s no wonder – taking charge of … Read more

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Costco Stuffed Peppers Review: Why You Need to Try It!

This Costco Stuffed Peppers Review is NOT sponsored and was written based on my honest opinion as a busy mom who enjoys a night off from cooking every now and then! This has to be one of our absolute favorite products at the deli. Growing up, both my husband and I (from traditional Slovak and Croatian households) ate a … Read more