21 FREE or Cheap Christmas Traditions

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Christmas is less than two weeks away. No doubt you’ve been tugged in the direction of church potlucks, work parties, music recitals, and more; but have you incorporated some family fun into your month? It’s easy to let time sneak away.These Christmas tradition ideas are wonderful because not only are they free or cheap, but many […]

5 FREE Engineering Challenges ~ {with Clothespins, Binder Clips and Craft Sticks}

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You do not need to buy expensive building sets! Challenge your learners and future engineers with these simple STEM activities that kids of all ages will love. These challenges will get your children to create all kinds of designs, even if they have short attention spans. Smaller children will enjoy exploring the materials and can […]

20 Absolutely Genius Ways to Use Vinegar At Home

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You may be thinking, “Vinegar?! That stuff stinks!” but wait up! Vinegar is practical because almost every home has some stashed somewhere, and it’s inexpensive. Even better is that it really works! From general cleaning to vegan baking to laundry to fresh produce, vinegar is the solution you may never have even considered! I have […]

25 Awesome STEM Challenges (With Inexpensive or Recycled Materials)

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STEM projects can be a blast for kids, but sometimes the supplies can be pricey! There’s no need for your hands-on child to miss out on this fun avenue for learning…here are 25 STEM challenges that make use of inexpensive or recycled materials. We’re talking newspaper, milk cartons, sticks, cardboard boxes, and the like. Click here […]

6 Fun, Budget-Friendly Birthday Party Themes for Kids

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Birthday party fun doesn’t have to be expensive! I have loved throwing birthday parties for my kids throughout the years, but not only was it costly, it was usually stressful! Put some of the joy back into the celebration with these 6 terrific birthday party theme ideas!Click here to find fun, budget-friendly birthday party themes! […]