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My “To-Do Book”…how I stay organized and get things DONE!

As you can imagine, I get asked a lot of questions from people. Money questions, sure, (I mean…that is what I “do” after all). But as I share more and more of my life in Vlogs, on Instagram, and even in person by way of speaking engagements and events, I get asked more and more about

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BBC’17 In-Person Ticket GIVEAWAY!

  I am super busy getting ready for BBC Conf ’17 that I’m throwing this weekend, thanks to Mountain America Credit Union and their AMAZING facility and staff. This is my 6th conference (can you believe it??) and I’m pretty sure they get better every time. I’m not only excited to see everyone who bought an in-person

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Busting Winter Germs At Home!

I’m still enjoying time with my family and squeezing the last few moments out of our Christmas break, so I’ve enlisted the help – again – from our fabulous Mary, FCF team member, to help me with the last of our post series about getting and staying healthy, brought to you by CVS and their #FindYourHealthy

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BBC’17 Virtual Tickets NOW AVAILABLE! | Budget Boot Camp Conference

  Ok Freebs! You’ve been banging on the FunCheapOrFree door for days, and we finally got virtual tickets figured out and they are now on sale online! See below for details. I don’t know about you, but I’m a visual learner. Not just visual – I want someone to SHOW me – in person –

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Getting Healthy In The New Year: A Beginner’s Guide

WHERE DID THIS YEAR GO!? *breathing heavily*. January is just around the corner…and so are New Years Resolutions! Today I’ve enlisted the help of my FCF Team member, Mary, to help me out (as I’m still with extended family for Christmas Break) and share some of the ways she’s getting healthy in 2017. She has fabulous ideas,

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The Ultimate Holiday Bucket List! + Free Printable (Christmas Break Boredom Buster!)

The holiday season – and Christmas break – is in full swing around here, and if your house is anything like mine, a bit of affordable (or free!) fun is in order! To help bring in some holiday spirit I’ve enlisted Mary (our Social Media Manager) to bring to you a list of the ultimate Fun,

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Budget Boot Camp Cyber Sale!

Now that the Black Friday and Cyber Monday madness has died down, I wanted to give my Freebs our very own “cyber sale”. For the next 48 hours only, my super fun online budgeting program, Budget Boot Camp, is only $111 (reg $149!). This is a price you haven’t seen all year, and for customer service

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25 No-Recipe Meals (with a FREE printable!)

Are you a fan of no-recipe meals? I am. In fact, I almost always cook without a recipe. I find it easier to look in my fridge, pull out everything I need to use up, and make something out of it. I especially love anything I can dump in the slow cooker and walk away from. However…sometimes

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My Must-Have Baby Essentials (…my excuse to plaster Mory’s face on the web…)

Gah, that face! Bringing baby Mory home last month was the highlight of our year. We love her to pieces! (…so do the other kids. Literally. Pieces. As in, “be soft so you don’t break her into pieces“, pieces…) Many of you have asked what my favorite, must-have baby essentials are. I’ve hesitated even saying, because I’m not

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Finding the “Working Mom” Balance [Ask Me Monday]

Welcome back to Ask Me Monday…on a Tuesday. Oops. We have lots of family in town and as a result, I’ve been slow to stay on my Monday/Wednesday/Friday posting schedule, sorry about that! But today’s Ask Me Monday question is a good one so I wanted to share it with you all. I often get asked about

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Which Costco Membership is worth the money? + Costco Visa changes!!

It’s no secret that I love Costco, and have become somewhat of a Costco pro over the years (if you haven’t noticed by my Costco page!). They have great prices on quality items and it can really save your family a lot of money…IF you do it right! I recently did a TV segment for

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