Sweet Frugal Life

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  • My Honest Review of the 2019 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle

    I am an affiliate with Ultimate Bundles.  At no extra cost to you, I will receive a commission from purchases made from links in this post.  I am sharing my very honest opinions. I recently purchased the 2019 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle and wanted to answer a few questions I have been getting about this awesome product. What is it? The 2019 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is a collection of 28 eBooks, 30 eCourses, videos & audios, 41 printables & workbooks, 3 summits, and 2 membership sites.  They cover all Homemaking Topics including; decor, home management, parenting, meal planning, working at home and more.  Inside the bundle you will find recipes, chore…

  • New York City in a Weekend

    I have always dreamed of visiting New York City.  There is just something about the lights, the buildings, and the hustle and bustle that appealed to me. I’ve talked about this dream with my sister for years and one day she stopped me and said, “Let’s do it! Let’s go visit New York City this year.”  And I said, “Ok!”  We decided to try to keep the budget low and to only visit for 3 nights, one weekend.  We made our list of “must stops” and started planning. Day 1:  Thursday We arrived in NYC at around 6 pm and after checking into our hotel we hit the streets! *Money…

  • Fun Birthday Traditions for Small Budgets

    I love celebrating my kids birthdays every year.  It’s so fun to have one day just focused on helping them feel important and loved.  I try really hard to give them a special day to remember, WITHOUT spending very much money.  I truly believe that you do NOT need to spend money to help a child feel special. Here are a few of our favorite frugal birthday traditions. Decorate Bedroom The night before a birthday birthdays, I sneak into their room after they fall asleep, and decorate.  I fill the floor with balloons and hang streamers from their doorway.  They know every night before they go to bed what will…

  • How we visited San Diego on a Budget

    I am a Get Away Today partner and may receive commissions for Get Away Today vacations booked through links on my site (THANKS).  I was not compensated for this post and all opinions are my own.  I was recommending Get Away Today to all my friends BEFORE becoming a partner, because they are that amazing.  ? A couple of weeks ago I blogged all about our trip to Southern California.  We spent a couple of days in Anaheim and a couple days in San Diego.  You can find the blog detailing the Anaheim portion of the trip here: Our Disney Savings Plan: How we paid for our Disney Vacation while on a…

  • 10 Valentines gifts for him under $10!

    “We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.” Do you have Valentines Day plans?  You don’t need to spend a lot of money to make the day feel special.  Check out my post about 20 FREE Valentine Date Ideas for some inspiration on planning a fun and romantic valentines date while on a budget. I LOVE Valentines Day.  It is so fun to spend a day showing the people I love most how much I care for them. …