Category: Family Finances

7 Surprising Ways to Save Money on Children’s Clothing

Never Pay Full Price for Children’s Clothing! It was not until I had my first baby that I finally discovered the shocking fact about baby and children’s clothing. And that is, “They are super expensive when bought new.” Some of the clothes are even more expensive than mine Haha. And the fact is that they grow out of them as fast as you buy them. For example, my daughter was in a size 11 girls shoe on the first day of school and now not even halfway through the school year she has gone up to a size 12. They...

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9 Super Simple Ways to Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half

Do you feel like you are paying too much for your groceries? Are you looking for ways to trim some corners and maybe even cut your grocery bill in half?  If this is you, keep reading because I’m gonna show you how to save money on your groceries without spending hours clipping coupons. When my husband and I first got married, we were on a VERY tight budget and rarely had much money left over after paying bills to spend on groceries. At that time I was working at a local grocery store and quickly learned how to use...

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17 Household Items that I Stopped Buying to Save Tons of Money

Let’s all be honest! We all want to save some money, right? I know I do. But sometimes we (especially busy moms with limited time) fall into the consumer trap of buying what we don’t really need just for convenience. It’s okay. We have all been there….even me. However, once my 1st child was born, my husband and I agreed that I should stay home and raise our daughter. But with only one income coming into our home to support a family of three, we had to make some big changes to our budget. We decided to cut as many...

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Make Extra Money with Surveys. 7 Websites that Pay for Your Opinion!

Do you need a little extra money to help supplement your household income? I know for my family there have been so many times where having just a few more dollars has assisted tremendously with our budget. Not to mention all of those unexpected bills or when your car decides to have a mind of its own and needs to be taken in. Yep! That happens a lot. But unfortunately, my biggest obstacle starting out was trying to find a way to make some money while also staying home full time with my children. Because we all know that daycare...

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7 Real Ways Stay at Home Moms Can Supplement their Household Income

Nowadays, it is difficult to survive on a single income. Moms still want to be home with their children, but they need ways they can help supplement the money made by their spouse. Thankfully, the internet has made it much easier to earn money from home, while still taking care of the kids. Below, you will find 7 legit ways you can supplement your household income while being a stay at home mom. 1. BLOGGING Blogging has become quite popular for moms to earn extra money, and for good reason. Brands are taking notice of the powerful influence that...

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Hi I'm Heather, the Wife, Mommy, & Blogger behind Very Anxious Mommy! This is where you will find all of my helpful tips for Blogging, Green & Frugal Living, and every stage of the Parenting Journey!