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What we are buying for Christmas! Our Family Gift Guide 2018

Holy smokes, we are in December! That not only means the year has officially flown by in record time, but also means we are officially in gift guide season! You Freebs have asked for a 2018 gift guide, and who can say no to your cute little faces! Thus, I’m back to share what we

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Gift-Giving Hacks! How to give the best gifts EVER. (+ $100 GIVEAWAY!!)

Contrary to popular belief, Fun Cheap or Free is not a “deal blog”. You will almost never see me post a coupon, freebie, or deal/sale on here (aside from sales on my programs or events I’m throwing, etc.). Why? Because if all I did was post good deals on things, who would be there to

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Freebs Secret Santa Project 2018 – Let me pay for your Christmas!

As we are getting ready for Thanksgiving in the Page household, we are thinking about all the things we are thankful for. One of them, being this wonderful community of Freebs! We are happy to have a platform that we can use for good! Christmas really is a wonderful time of year, and brings so

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How to get out of debt (…in 3 simple steps!)

As you may have saw recently on Instagram, I went back and did another segment with my girl, Rachael Ray, about how to get out of debt (…in 3 simple steps, even)! It was so fun (if you can’t tell, I absolutely LOVE going on that show!). Unfortunately I didn’t know when the segment was

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How much we spent on Christmas! Christmas at the Pages, 2017

“How much do you spend on Christmas gifts?” That’s a question I’m guessing doesn’t come up during casual lunchtime conversation with people. Why? Well, for one it’s very personal! Maybe you don’t want to sound cheap, or sound like you’re spoiling your kids, you don’t want to feel awkward or be put in an uncomfortable

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Freebs Secret Santa Project 2017 – Let me pay for your Christmas!

Today is Giving Tuesday, and it’s also one of the last days of November, which marks the official beginning fo the Christmas holiday season (in my opinion, anyway). Christmas really is a wonderful time of year, and brings so much joy to so many families. But it can also be a time of great challenges

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Traditions.

On our recent drive back from California, Bubba turned to me and said, “so…what do we want our Christmas traditions to be?”. I was a little taken back by this because we’ve been doing Christmas with kids for almost 7 years, and figured we already HAD traditions. …but it got me thinking. I realized we

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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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How Much to Spend on Christmas Part 3 – the HOW

You guys still hanging in there? Part 3 of my How Much to Spend on Christmas post series is finally here! Let’s recap: Part I covered the “WHAT” behind buying your kids presents for Christmas – how to avoid going into the “unnecessary” zone and overpaying when you just don’t need to. Part II covered

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How Much to Spend on Christmas: Part 2 – The WHY

How have you liked our “How Much to Spend on Christmas” series so far? Friday we covered Part I of the 3-part series, where we talked about balancing want vs need, and giving our kids a fabulous Christmas without spoiling them rotten (see it HERE if you missed it). Today it’s time for Part II…the “WHY”

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How Much to Spend on Christmas: Part 1 – the WHAT?

This time of year I regularly get questions such as, “what should I spend on Christmas?” “How much should I budget for Christmas gifts?” and the kicker, “How much should I spend on my kids for Christmas?“. Truth: those are dang hard questions to answer. BUT…I take pride in being the resident “I’ll talk about things people really

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Let me pay for YOUR Christmas! (…yes, you read that right.)

I know not even Thanksgiving yet, but there’s something I’m BUSTING to tell you about, and figure there’s no time like the present (…no pun intended…). Ever since launching my Budget Boot Camp baby this year, my heart has grown 10x bigger. Not only from seeing the joy and progress that this crazy little passion project of mine

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