Between work, school functions, carpool, Girl Scouts, softball, track and whatever else three girls can come up with, our life is pretty chaotic. We set aside one day each month
Inexpensive Ways to Reduce Allergens
I wrote this post while participating in a blog tour conducted by Clever Girls Collective on behalf of Claritin®. I have been compensated for my time commitment to the program,
Fit & Frugal: Discount Gym Memberships
If at-home workouts aren’t for you, the challenge will be finding a gym you like that is within your budget. Personally, I prefer to workout in the privacy of my
Fit & Frugal: Fitness & Dance Classes
One of the most fun & motivating things has been my Zumba class with MFJ. We have fun together, and a set schedule keeps us coming back week after week.
Fit & Frugal: Where To Buy Fitness Equipment & Sporting Goods
When I started out on my fitness journey with Mamavation, I didn’t want to spend a lot of money. In fact, I worked hard to focus on at-home exercises I
Fit & Frugal: FREE At-Home Workouts
I’d like to tell you I’ve never joined a gym because it isn’t in my budget. The truth is, I’ve just never been interested in exercise. I swam through high
Cold & Flu Preparedness Kit
As hard as we try to avoid the germs, someone will get sick this winter—and, likely, pass it on to the rest of the house! Since I can’t avoid everything,
Make Open Enrollment Work For You
Are you happy with your health insurance plan? Or are premium amounts, deductibles and copays draining your bank account? Are you paying for services you don’t need or want, like smoking cessation classes or a life coach?
Could your family save a bundle by opting for a plan with a higher deductible that offers lower premiums and copays? Or one that covers prescription drugs in the GAP?
Open enrollment is the time period you’re allowed to make changes to employee benefits like health, dental, vision and life insurance plans. Dates and time frames vary by company and providers, but are always held at least once a year. For those folks who receive Medicare benefits, open enrollment always occurs from November 15 through December 31.
Pampering Yourself at Home
My patience is shot, my temper is fired up and when I stop to try and figure out why I have been yelling so much I remember what “everyone” has been telling me: TAKE ME TIME for yourself, Staci. Or you’re going to lose your mind and be no good to your kids or husband.
5 Smart Tips to Lower Your Prescription Drug Costs
“Prudent pill poppers” willing to invest a little time, and do a bit of research are rewarded with tremendous savings when buying over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription meds.