Category: Saving Money

How to Successfully Live on One Low Income as a Family

Are you thinking about making the change of going from two household income down to one? Is the thought of living on less money a little frightening? Or do you wonder if it’s even possible to raise a family on one low income? You Can Live on One Low Income The answer is Yes! You certainly can survive with only one source of income coming into your household. In fact, we have done it for years even with children. The biggest trick to living on a low income or any income for that matter is to live below your...

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How to Make All-Natural Homemade Laundry Detergent

Are you looking for a more natural way to wash your laundry? Or maybe just want to cut come costs and start saving money on laundry soap? There’s Always Laundry to be Washed Everyone loves the invigorating smell of a freshly cleaned load of laundry but so many of the detergents on the laundry aisle have a higher price range than I would like to pay. Seriously $5 or even up to $9+ for 1 bottle of detergent that may or may not last me one month adds up so fast. Especially, if you are already on a tight budget. Also,...

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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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Hi, I'm Heather, the Wife, Mommy, & Blogger behind Very Anxious Mommy! I help Mommies to start making and saving money from home while also actively growing a family!


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