Beach on a Budget: Menu Ideas and Food Savings

Welcome back to the 2nd installment of Beach on a Budget!  Today, we will be concentrating on menu ideas and how to save money on food. Trust me when I say I know that no one really wants to go on vacation and cook, but sometimes you have to make a few small sacrifices in order to save a little money.  Plus, it saves time on running out to get meals or bringing carry out back to your vacation home/hotel/campsite {Read More}

Beach on a Budget: Travel and Accommodations

My short trip to the beach with my sister earlier this year only added to the craving for a long family vacation.  It doesn’t really matter when and I’m negotiable on the where.  I do prefer an ocean view if at all possible.  Basically, I just want to go back to the beach! I don’t know about you all, but when I travel with my family, we have to predetermine where most of our money will go.  In the spirit of that, {Read More}

Monday Money Tip: Replace Your Dryer Sheets

Sometimes the ability to save money is born out of desperation!  That’s the case with this Monday Money Tip I’m sharing today! We ran out of dryer sheets at the That One Mom household and it was one of those days when I absolutely refused to drive to town to buy more.  The only problem with that is I forgot to write it on the list and therefore, forgot to stop and get any every time I drove by the {Read More}