28 Amazing Uses for Lavender Oil

Ok I know I’m late to the game, but I hadn’t experienced the benefits of Essential Oils until recently. We came to Florida, and it had been years since I’ve lived in there so my allergies hit me full force! Then I was introduced to the woman behind Essential 7 oils, and she had me… Read More »

Dollar General Brand Diapers vs Name Brand

This post brought to you by Dollar General. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Frugal Navy Wife. One of the most expensive parts of having a kid is the diapers. Oh and the wipes. We use wipes for EVERYTHING. Changing diapers, wipings down hands and faces, cleaning tables, cleaning up messes… Read More »

Breaking the Myth: Breastfeeding is NOT Free!

Ok, I have to bust the Myth. I won’t lie I was under the impression as well when I went to breastfeed baby #4, read for it? Breastfeeding is NOT Free! Shocker right? There are many reasons to choose TO breastfeed and I’m excited if you want to do it but don’t go into it… Read More »

Getting Ready to Transition to Table Food with Gerber

Making the transition from baby food to table food for babies is a long slow process. You start with baby food then teach them how to chew normally you start with things like Gerber baby puffs, but now Gerber has a new next step. Gerber Lil Bits 3rd foods. Gerber has 10 recipes in their… Read More »

Important Money Lessons For Kids Of All Ages

Financial education is an important step in your child’s life and it’s surprising that our school systems do not teach these life skills. As a parent, it is up to you to teach your son or daughter how to save money, keep a checkbook balanced, and choose a credit card. Parents are the number one… Read More »

20 Jobs Your Teenager Can Do to Make Money

I remember being a teen and wanting to earn money for one thing or another but most for a car, and the expenses that came with a car. I did a bunch of jobs until I was able to get a job at McDonalds. Being you have to be 16 for that what are 14… Read More »

Mix & Match Nordstrom Fall Styles

Fall is here! Here in Central Tennessee the leaves are FINALLY starting to turn colors and it’s just beautiful! Although here the weather can’t make up it’s mind, we are cranking the heat in the night and cuddling for warmth and in the day time we crank the AC and break out the fans! That… Read More »

30 Reasons to Shop Online

There are many reason I love to shop online instead of going in store. This is amplified during the holiday season! Now I know many are worried about card numbers being stolen but I have a way around that! First buy a gift card and use that online. Bonus you can buy discounted gift cards… Read More »

Teal and Grey West Elm Living Room for Less

Decorating a new home or re decorating the one I’m on is one of my favorite things to do! I love looking at home decor magazines but the looks they display are so expensive! This this teal and grey West Elm living room with everything it is over $3000!! OUCH! I’m LUCKY if I can… Read More »

7 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for New Parents

Maybe you just found out friends or relatives are expecting and you want to get on top of the baby shower gift right away. Early bird gets the worm! Or maybe you first heard they were expecting nine months ago, the shower’s tomorrow, and you haven’t given the gift a moment’s thought until now. Still… Read More »