Halloween on the Cheap: Frugal Costumes and More

Who doesn’t love the idea of frugal Halloween costumes? Considering that spending on Halloween overall increases each year, it’s a good idea to think about ways you can do Halloween on the cheap and especially this year. According to the … Read More

Top 9 New Dog Essentials

Are you one of the hundreds of thousands of American who adopted a dog during the pandemic? Or maybe you’ve decided to open your home up to a foster animal. Either way, congratulations. My guess is you landed here because … Read More

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Awesome Dog Costumes for Halloween 2020

Are you one of the 29 million Americans looking for awesome dog costumes for Halloween? Yup, that’s how many of us dog lovers celebrate Halloween with our pets–29 million.  Recently, the National Retail Federation came out with a list of … Read More

Dorm Packing Checklist

Chances are college students used a dorm packing checklist when they moved into university housing this month, with all of their dorm must have essentials. And, if like last spring, they suddenly have to move out when campuses close down, … Read More

MM.LaFleur Personal Styling Service Review Updated

Update: the MM.LaFleur personal styling service has just introduced new styles that fit with the work from home aesthetic for 2020. These include bundles of WFH outfits. These outfits feel like pajamas but look professional enough for a ZOOM meeting. … Read More

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How School Uniforms Save Money Updated

I’ve just updated this article on how school uniforms can save money. It is reflective of the unique school uniform situation many parents are facing as children go back to school–even if school isn’t 100% in person all the time. … Read More

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Easy Anniversary Gift Ideas

Are you a procrastinator looking for easy anniversary gifts you can buy at the last minute? In other words, who among us hasn’t put off buying a gift, be it a birthday present or last minute anniversary gift? I’ve been … Read More

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What is Menstrual Lingerie

Before my daughter told me about Thinx period underwear, I’d never conceived of the idea of menstrual lingerie. How did the topic come up in conversation? Well, earlier this year, when the supply chain for nearly everything was clogging up, … Read More

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Chewy Pet Parents Autoship Review

As Chewy pet parents I guess we were ahead of the curve in falling in love with the online pet store called Chewy. That is, we’ve been Chewy customers aka pet parents since 2018, when we first started using the … Read More

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Easy Traditional Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas

Are you looking for traditional wedding anniversary gift ideas? Certainly, you’ve come to the right place. So, you landed on my blog post on easy anniversary gifts. Then, you made your way over here. That blog post focused on every … Read More

What Is Rakuten

You may have noticed that the cash back site Ebates is now Rakuten, and you may be asking what is Rakuten? Put simply Rakuten is the same cash back shopping site that Ebates always was. It’s just that Ebates is … Read More

Easy Modern Wedding Anniversary Gift Themes

Are you looking for modern wedding anniversary gift ideas by year and theme? If so, you’ve come to the right place for ideas on contemporary anniversary gifts by year. Why write a modern wedding anniversary gift list For instance, did … Read More