• 61 Uplifting Quotes from Mister Rogers
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    61 Uplifting Quotes from Mister Rogers

    At a time when the world is in crisis as we endure a pandemic that most countries were unprepared for, it is important to stay home, and to try to find hope in the positive. These uplifting quotes from Mister Rogers will help shed a little light on your day. Fred Rogers was the type of man that helped others see that there’s bright places even in the darkest of times. He was the creator and host of the television series Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, which ran from 1968 to 2001. Mr. Rogers was an inspiration to many.  His show highlighted the importance of teaching children about the world and how…

    Blog,  Frugal Living

    Frugal Living Tips from the Great Depression

    The economic downfall of the Great Depression affected many families.  They had to learn how to live on less and still provide for their families.  These tips from the Great Depression for frugal living can help many families in today’s day and age save more money and be less wasteful. Bookmark this page or save this image to Pinterest to come back later! UPDATE: Many of these tips may be useful for the next few months during the Coronavirus outbreak.  If you are now finding yourself in a tough financial situation, then utilizing these tips may help you get by these hard months.  We hope you stay healthy and safe.…

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    How to Make Money Rating Ads on Instagram

    I love finding different ways to earn money from home.  As a stay-at-home mom, it can be hard to raise a family of four on one income.  That’s why I have found different side hustles and remote jobs to help earn extra cash.  One of my favorite ways to earn extra money is by rating ads on Instagram for Appen. Making extra money by finding side hustles and work from home jobs can help you and your family: Pay household bills Pay for fun activities to do with the kids or friends Save up for a vacation or big ticket item Pay off debt Put more money in savings Put…

  • Frugal Living

    25 Things I Stopped Buying to Save Money

    Are you looking for ways to save money starting today?  Here are 25 things that you should stop buying so you can save money! Bookmark this page or save this image to Pinterest so you can come back later! There are many things that are convenient to buy but that are a waste of money.  Many of the items on the list below can be made at home or cut out completely. I am guilty of getting an iced latte at Starbucks a little too frequently, and relying on restaurants and take out at the end of a very long day. But while going through our expenses and budget, we…

  • 22 Flexible Jobs for stay-at-home moms and dads
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    22 Flexible Jobs for Stay-at-Home Moms

    Are you looking for flexible jobs for stay-at-home moms?  Are you looking for a way to replace your full-time income so you can stay home with your kids?  Or maybe you want to have a remote job so you can travel? There are many reasons you may want to find a flexible job, whether from home, or outside of the home.  You might want to: Save for a vacation Save for a large expense Increase your family’s income Save for your children’s college or your retirement Have extra money for activities and entertainment Etc… Luckily, in today’s day and age, the options are endless.  You can learn how to stay…

  • 100 Things to Do Instead of Spending Money
    Frugal Living

    100+ Things to do on a No-Spend Weekend

    Are you ready to embark on a no-spend weekend? What is a no-spend weekend?  It’s a weekend full of activities that don’t cost any money.  As the name implies, you freeze your spending. Save this image to Pinterest so you can come back later! We all tend to spend the most money on the weekend, as most of us are out of work and finding ways to entertain ourselves and our families.  But if you are on a budget, these weekends can really break the bank. So why don’t you challenge yourself this weekend!  Don’t pull out your wallet.  Plan ahead. Skip dinner and drinks with your friends, forego a…

  • Free Holiday Budget Planner 9 Pages

    FREE Holiday Budget Planner

    With the holidays quickly approaching, it can be hard to stay on track.  With work obligations, holiday parties, Christmas shopping, school events, travel plans, etc., it can be overwhelming trying to keep up. Our holiday budget planner includes 9 pages to help you prepare for the holiday season. Includes: Guest List, Grocery List, 2 Meal Planners, To do list, Expenses Budget/Tracker (2 pages), Holiday Gift Shopping List, Christmas Card List Each page can be printed as many times as needed to complete your budget planner. Always use the highest printer settings for the best results. Colors may not be exact due to settings of monitor and printer. This item is…

  • How to Afford Christmas on a Small Budget
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    How to Afford Christmas on a Small Budget

    The holidays are in full swing, with Christmas only a few weeks away.  If you are like many families, you may be worried about how you are going to be able to afford Christmas on a small budget. According to a survey by the National Retail Federation*, consumers will spend an average of $1,047.83 on holiday expenses this year.  Yikes!  For many people, that may be half of their monthly pay. As Christmas approaches, are you looking at your bank account and getting nervous wondering how you will be able to pay for it this year? Many families take on loads of new debt each holiday season trying to keep…

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    Qkids Teacher Review: Is QKids Legit?

    Is Qkids legit? As an official Qkids teacher, I have included a review of the job details, pay, and work schedule. If you are looking for a remote job with flexible hours that you will enjoy, then look no further.  You should become an online English teacher with Qkids! When I tell people about teaching English online, the most commonly asked questions I hear are: “Do I need to have a degree in education?” “Is it a real job?” No, you do not need to have a degree in education in order to teach English online! Yes, it’s a legit job. I am a teacher for them and can tell…

    Blog,  Rewards,  Teach English Online,  VIPKID

    Christmas FAS Rewards for ESL Teachers

    These are reward systems to use for online VIPKID English teachers (ESL).  They can also be used as a reward system for Preschool or Elementary school teachers.  These rewards are the FAS (Find a star) reward. This set of rewards has 7 pages of Christmas-themed FAS Rewards. To use this reward, you cover up each of the boxes with a number (or other design, such as vocabulary word, letters, colors, etc.).  When it’s time to reward the student, you ask them to choose a number.  Then you reveal what’s under the number they choose.  Each time they find a star, they get a star on the VIPKid platform, as well.…