How to Get Rid of Energy Vampires

Energy Vampires

Energy vampires are not only scary, they’re expensive! While they may not want to suck your blood they certainly want to suck your wallet dry. Staking them in the heart won’t work, so below you’ll find expert tips on getting rid of energy vampires for good. What are energy vampires? Energy vampires are devices that are […]

Family CFO Interview: Shannah Compton

Shannah Compton
This entry is part of 14 in the series Family CFO Series

Welcome to another installment of the Centsible Life Family CFO interview series. This series will share a look behind the scenes at how other families manage their money with useful advice, funny stories, and hopefully we’ll all come out of it a bit more money savvy. Want to be featured as a Family CFO? Simply click over to […]

DIY Hot Glue Glitter Spider Webs for Halloween

Sparkly Hot Glue Spider Webs for Halloween

A few years ago I took the twins’ to a Halloween event at a local museum. It was fantastic. They got to hold a live tarantula, trick or treat and learn about all of the creepy bugs, insects and owls that we love around Halloween.  One of the fun activities we did there was make […]

Monday Meal Plan: October 27th

2012 Printable Menu Plan

After a rather dreary week last week I’m looking forward to the sunny Fall weather this week, so I thought it was time to make a very Fall menu. Thankfully the kids’ activities are gearing down for a bit, so we have some more time each evening to just hang out together. Download the printable […]

How to Save Big at Gymboree on Adorable Fall Clothes

Gymboree Boy Holiday

Gymboree has long been one of my favorite places to shop for kids clothes that really hold up. Their cotton pajamas are my favorite because they’re soft and don’t have flame retardant added. Their clothes are made to last. They aren’t cheap quality(cough*Target*cough), but they can be affordable. Not only do my kids put their […]