Stimulus Checks & Bounce House Daydreams

Stimulus Check Daydreams

This isn’t going to be one of those practical posts. I don’t actually know how you should spend your stimulus check. Without knowing your exact situation, it’s hard for me to say. Truthfully, I don’t actually know how I should spend my stimulus check. But what I do know is that the idea of a … [Read more…]

6 Ways We Are Trying to Help With Our Dollars (+ a Giveaway!)

6 Ways to Help COVID 19 Community

When things first started to go sideways, I realized I needed small tasks that could give me a sense of accomplishment and a renewed sense of security. Then, I wanted to extend my consideration to the community. There are plenty of ways to support our communities during the COVID-19 pandemic that don’t cost a dime. … [Read more…]

6 Ways We Are Helping During the COVID-19 Pandemic That Cost $0

6 Ways to Help During COVID-19 for Free

I believe most people are good. And I also believe that most people want to do good in the world. However, it can be really hard to know how to get started. In this particular moment in history, many families are already feeling a huge financial pinch. While I certainly hope that we’ve put ourselves … [Read more…]

5 Money Moves I Made to Calm Down During the COVID-19 Crisis

5 Money Moves I Made to Calm Down During the COVID-19 Crisis

This has been another week for the history books. And not in a good way. It’s more a “Oh, my gosh, Penny, why did you already eat all the ice cream? It’s only Wednesday” kind of way. Mr. P and I have both tried to stay calm in front of HP. But his schedule is … [Read more…]

Take What You Need Now

I haven’t seen baby wipes or toilet paper at any local store in days. Never mind Clorox wipes.  I’m starting to forget what it’s like to see people shopping with baskets, not just carts. As the hoarding continues and as the unknown lingers, there’s the impulse to take everything we think we could ever possibly … [Read more…]