Un-Fashion Friday

If you’ve noticed a lack of Fashion Friday posts on the blog in the last several weeks I have a few good reasons. I could chalk it up to summertime, work that’s being done on the house, and an overly full inbox and monster to do list. But the real reason lies in how I’ve […]

Back to School Savings with Discover and a $50 Giveaway {sponsored}

Back to School discover giveaway

Whether your kids are back to school already or headed there soon I’ve got all the savings tips you need for this year (and next!) with a little help from Discover. 5 Tips for Big Back to School Savings 1. Shop Ahead For Next Year At the end of the back to school season stores […]

Family CFO Interview: Michelle Schroeder from Making Sense of Cents

Making Sense of Cents
This entry is part 11 of 11 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 […]

Animal Jam: Educational Gaming for Kids Who Love Animals {sponsored}


Finding fun educational games online isn’t always easy, especially when it comes to games for kids that are 7 and up. Our kids have some go to games and sites they use, but I’m always on the hunt for something new to keep them entertained while they’re learning. Enter Animal Jam. Not only is it a […]

Monday Meal Plan: August 18th

2012 Printable Menu Plan

Coming at you a little late today. What can I say I’m in full on get ready for school mode which means cleaning out the kids rooms. (don’t ask what I found-it was a little scary) We’re wrapping up summer vacation this week with a short trip to the beach and a full schedule. I […]