How to Save Money – How 10 Minutes a Week With My Husband is Saving Me $100 a Month!

How to Save Money - How 10 Minutes a Week With My Husband is Saving Me $100 a Month!

So about 2 years ago we let our budget get the better of us. We would sit down at the end of each month tally up our budget for that month and budget for the next month. That is the ONLY time we would do our budget. Then one month our grocery bill was $200… Read More »

Thrifty Thursday | Pull Out Cash


Going grocery shopping, to the mall, farmers market, garage saling ect? Pull out cash. It hurts a heck of a lot more to break a $100 bill then it does to swipe a card and because of that you will think twice before spending it and you will spend less. How much less, research shows… Read More »

Harvestland® by Perdue® – Eat Like Your Ancestors.™

This post brought to you by Harvestland by Perdue. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Frugal Navy Wife. My kids are picky eaters. Ages 6, 4, and 2 and to find something all 3 of them like is near impossible! So when I CAN get my kids to eat it’s very… Read More »

How to Throw a Baby Shower for Less than $45

Throw a Baby Shower for Less than $45

If you’ve got a friend or a family member expecting a baby, you will naturally want to throw a nice baby shower for them. But since it can quickly get expensive if you go out buying all of those cute decorations and desserts, you will probably want to make a careful study of how you… Read More »

My Girls Nail Polish Obsession

Bonita Nail Polish

I grew up in Florida, that means I wore flip flops 98% of the time. Even as I moved up north unless there is snow on the ground I was in flip flops. So I have always had my toenails painted. My girls picked up on this and my older 2 (ages 4 and 2)… Read More »

How to Plan for a Frugal Spring Break

How to Plan for a Frugal Spring Break

Looking to take in some warm weather and enjoy Spring Break with the family this year? Thinking about a spring break vacation can make your budget cry but it IS possible to have a frugal spring break! You can soak in some warm weather, enjoy family time , and a break from work on budget!… Read More »

Menu Planning Monday Week of March 23 2015

Menu Planning Monday

Menu Planning Monday Week of March 23 2015 This weekend we are out of town so this saving us some meals and to clean out the fridge before we go, we will eat up the leftovers as we pack!   Monday – Breakfast for Dinner Tuesday – Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal Wednesday – Leftovers Thursday –… Read More »

Great Savings on RO*TEL at Walmart! #JustAddRotel #CollectiveBias


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JustAddRotel #CollectiveBias Are you creating a big snacking spread for the Big Tournament? Looking for ways to spice up game day and save money at the same time? #JustAddRotel is the perfect way to spice up your favorite… Read More »

What I Stopped Buying to Save Money – 7 Things We Started Making at Home

What I Stopped Buying to Save Money - 7 Things We Started Making at Home Like Homemade French Fries

Convenience seems to be the name of the game lately. Buy it and pay more to save time. But many things we buy to save time don’t take that much time at all and can save us some big money in the long run. We sat down and looked at things we ate or used… Read More »

40 Breakfast for Dinner Ideas

40 Breakfast for Dinner Ideas

We are always looking for ways to save money. So we started menu planning. Once we got that down we wanted to take it even further to save money. We added in one meatless meal a night a night of breakfast for dinner and a left overs night. Leaving us 4 ‘bigger’ meals to plan… Read More »