15 Essential Grocery Tips That Feed My Family of Eight for Only $250 a Month

The price of groceries has skyrocketed, and every penny counts. For me, this means that I have had to work harder and shop smarter to get good prices. Following are the most important tips I use to keep my grocery budget at $250 a month. As of right now, the baby is not eating foods so I have not … [Read more...]

15 Simple Ways to Save on Heating and Cooling Your Home

Heating and cooling during extremely hot or extremely cold can be extremely costly. With so many bills each month, everything adds up, even what you pay to heat and cool your home. But, do you realize that there are some simple things you can do to save on heating and cooling your home? In … [Read more...]

Frugal Tip: SnipSnap Coupon App

I just stumbled upon the coolest thing. Maybe you already knew about it, but I did not. It's called the Snip Snap App, and it is free for both Android and iPhone. How it works: It allows you take a picture of your paper coupons and save them to your phone. Then, you only need to show the cashier … [Read more...]

My Trip to Walgreens

This week on my trip to Walgreens I spent a total of $37.20 out of pocket after taking into account the coupons, Register Rewards and bonus points that I earned.  Again I made my list from the deals posted on Hip2Save. This is what I came home with: 8 packs of Smile paper plates 12 packages … [Read more...]

15 Frugal Tips for Feeding a Large Family

  Feeding a large family certainly means you will need more food, but it does not mean it needs to break the bank.  I have implemented some great money saving tips around my house.  I am able to feed my family of 8 (the baby doesn't count at this point) on $250 a month on average.  I say … [Read more...]