Monthly Archives: February 2011

7 Inexpensive Wedding Cake Ideas

inexpensive wedding cakes

Having been in the wedding business for 5 years, I learned a lot about saving money on weddings from other vendors. So when it came time to plan my wedding years ago, I was prepared. Cakes can cost anywhere from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars, depending on how elaborate the design…

Starbucks Rewards – Earn Free Perks with a Gift Card

starbucks rewards card

Did you know that if you register your Starbucks gift card, you can earn rewards? You can earn free refills for coffee or tea, free soymilk add-ons, and a free drink on your birthday! All you have to do is go to Starbucks.com and register your card. The minimum balance to get started is $5.…

Grocery Sale Cycles – When Do Things Go on Sale?

grocery store sales cycles

Ever wonder when things go on sale at the grocery store? Well, stop guessing. Here’s your guide to grocery sale cycles for the entire year! Know when to stock up on certain grocery items and when to wait until things go on sale. Get the best deals and plan for the whole year. See below…

The Power of Positive Thinking

positive thinking

“Do not let circumstances influence your thoughts and moods. By rising over them mentally, you will eventually rise over them materially.” -  Remez Sasson “If you focus on the possible when you experience difficult situations, you can positively change your outlook, reduce your stress, and concentrate on achieving things that otherwise may not have been…

FlexJobs.com – Find Legitimate Work at Home Jobs

flexjobs.com legitimate work at home jobs

As a soon-to-be parent, I really like the idea of working at home. You save time and money when you don’t have to commute, buy work clothes, or buy lunch. You can also do laundry during your breaks, get dinner started right after work, and be there more for your kids. There seems to be…