Using Coupons To Stock Your Pantry

Have your entered our Mama K’s Aromatic Play Clay Giveaway? I used to be a HUGE coupon person. 5 Sunday papers worth. Several hours of cutting worth. But I’ve changed my ways a bit. Instead of paying for the whole paper and coupons I will wind up not even using, I’ve turned to ebay to… [Continue Reading]

Emergency Preparedness and the Child with Special Needs.

One of my biggest worries is how to take care of my medically fragile son with special needs in case of an emergency. It’s taken awhile, but slowly I’ve been able to do a few things to prepare and plan in case of unexpected events. I have two Skip Hop diaper bags that we take… [Continue Reading]

A Provident Pantry: One staple of a frugal life.

Reed e-filed our taxes on Saturday. BP (before Parker) this was a time of great anticipation.  Kind of like a Christmas Eve just for Mom and Dad, we entertained visions of fun stuff about to become ours. We felt pretty responsible by putting half into savings……..and blowing the rest. Those days are long (really long)… [Continue Reading]

How Prepared Are YOU?

I’m hoping to start a conversation sharing ideas of how to prepare our families in case of an emergency. *Power outages. *Economic Crisis *Loss of Mail Delivery: Many of Parker’s medical supplies, including his formula and one life saving medication are delivered via FedEx and UPS> *Earthquakes *Hurricanes *Civil Unrest You know.  What seems to… [Continue Reading]