July 2016


Perfect Homemaking, toys on couch

When my husband and I were first married, we lived in a mobile home. I thought of it as temporary because we planned to only live there for a few years and then buy a “real” home. But we got married in 2008, the year of the economic downturn, and my husband and I were


Toothbrushes are a great inexpensive cleaning tool.

Have you ever thought about how much money you spend just to keep your home clean? There are countless cleaning products and tools available that promise a clean home, but in reality we could do without many of them. Throughout the years I have invested money in several fancy cleaning tools that ended up not


Simple tips for using coupons. It doesn't have to be complicated!

Couponing became really popular shortly after I got married, and as a new wife I tried my best to become a successful couponer, but there was a problem. I spent MORE with coupons than before I used them! I was buying food that we didn’t need and often didn’t eat just because I had coupons