Tips for Pre-Meditated Shopping!

Tip Days will be Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our first month of tips will be devoted to Savings. *** Here are a few ways to save BEFORE you head to the grocery store: TIP #9 - FLYER IT UP: Plan your meals by what’s on sale. Look at the local supermarket flyers in the beginning of the [...] Go to Post




Weekly Challenge #2: Un-Brand It

A new weekly challenge will be revealed on Mondays. This month’s challenges will be devoted to Savings. *** Labels tend to be a focal point in our society. Lets face it, from the Prada bag, to the Ralph Lauren suits, or the American Eagle shirt, it is often the brand that seemingly makes the product. [...] Go to Post




The Weekend Round-up

I can’t believe it!  We’ve finished Week 1 of our website/blog.  We’ve shared some tips.  We’ve shared some recipes. We’ve shared some comics. All of them may seem so simple to you, but not to the simple-minded like me.  Well, maybe I shouldn’t say simple-minded.  Maybe I should say young.  Or naïve.  Or lazy.  If you [...] Go to Post




Weekly Challenge Reminder & Update: Lights Out!

Weekly Challenge Update: I had a slow start, but after a couple of days I started getting the hang of things. I’ve also expanded the challenge by shutting off the surge protectors when I see them. Since it is June in LA we have the ceiling fans overhead going all the time, so I try [...] Go to Post




Tips for In-Store Savings!

Tip Days will be Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our first month of tips will be devoted to Savings. *** Here are a few ways to save while you shop: TIP #6 – COUPONS, COUPONS, COUPONS:  Look for coupons; Organize them and use them! Coupons can be found in your weekly Sunday paper or sometimes even in [...] Go to Post




Bonus Tips: Cars!

Tip Days will be Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our first month of tips will be devoted to Savings. *** In honor of the blog launch, I’m including a few bonus tips today!  Here are a few ways to save through your car: TIP #4 – CARPOOL as often as possible. When friends go to the same [...] Go to Post




Savings Tips – First Post!

Tip Days will be Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our first month of tips will be devoted to Savings. *** Each week I will list and explain different tips that I’ve found for easy ways to save. I’ll even illustrate a few. Here are a few easy ways to save around the house: TIP #1 – CHILL:  [...] Go to Post




Weekly Challenge #1: Lights Out

The thought of transforming or improving one’s self is overwhelming. So much to do – where to begin? Where to find the time? There’s no immediate all-encompassing solution. This is where the phrase “baby steps” comes in handy. Each week I will pick one “Weekly Challenge” (or as I like to call them, “Weakly Challenges”) [...] Go to Post




June is Savings Month!

New beginnings are never easy. Getting married and starting a new life with the love of my life are challenging enough. On top of that I had to pack up everything I own and move to the other side of the country! I’m definitely not complaining; I’m so happy and very blessed to have so [...] Go to Post




First Post!

Me cook?  Me clean?  I’m Sherri Burns, and growing up, if you ever told me that one day I’d willingly walk into a kitchen and put together some dish for supper, I probably would have laughed in your face. Cooking and I were two concepts that could never exist in the same universe. Cleaning?  What’s [...] Go to Post