Addicted to your cell phone? Here are 6 strategies to cut down your obsession. The average person is on their device over 25% of their waking life. We are addicted to our cell phones. We reportedly spend 5 hours per day on our cell phone, with over half that time spent in apps. After tracking my own usage, I found I was spending almost 4 hours per day on my phone, which equates to 25% of my waking life! And no, it wasn't for work. Cut Down Phone Usage Once I saw the numbers reflected ... Read More about Break Your Cell Phone Obsession
The only thing better than chips and salsa is adding some fresh pineapple and you've practically got a meal! Here's a fast and fresh pineapple salsa recipe that's perfect for hot summer evenings. Fresh Pineapple Salsa If I could only have one food for the rest of my life, it would be chips & salsa. I count that as one because they always go together. Once I started adding pineapple to my salsa, I decided this was a whole meal and will eat the whole thing for dinner. Nothing else. ... Read More about Easy and Fresh Pineapple Salsa
Here's how and why you should regift your child's (and your) unwanted gifts. You can save money and do it without being tacky! Yes I Regift and I Save a Ton of Money I’ve been regifting our unwanted gifts since my children were born. The fact is since they were babies they receive too many gifts to truly be thankful for. And I receive too many invitations to other children’s events to buy gifts for. This doesn’t mean that I have ever thoughtlessly given a gift to another. I have always ... Read More about Regifting Unwanted Gifts to Save Money
Why you should never withdraw money from an ATM and how to break the habit. This is the easiest step you can take to protect your budget. See your excuses shredded from why you need it and how to prevent yourself in the future. Never Withdraw Money from the ATM - The Secret to Saving Money I'm 40 years old and I have never used an ATM machine. I'm fairly certain I could figure it out but I still wouldn't be able to. Why? Because I have never known the 4 digit code to any of my debit ... Read More about Why You Should Never Withdraw Money from the ATM
The next time you feel overwhelmed by life try doing this one thing. Do it for as long as the overwhelm lasts then you get back onto life's crazy train. When We are the Cause of Our Own Overwhelm in Life Often we are overwhelmed by life because of the stresses we put on our own life. The demands we put on ourselves. On our children. What we think "has" to get done. When things aren't going according to our plan or when everything is out of control and we feel like we can't handle one more ... Read More about Overwhelmed by Life? Do This One Thing.