Review of Lego Rental Service | MoneywiseMoms Review {Lego Rental Service}

Disclosure: I received a Super Fan membership to facilitate this review. No other compensation was received.   I shared with you last month that we signed up for, a Lego rental service. For a monthly fee, you can rent sets one at a time, keep them as long as you'd like, … [Read More...]

Save on Clothes and School Supplies with 2014 Sales Tax Holidays | MoneywiseMoms

Sales Tax Holidays 2014 (Save on Clothes & School Supplies)

Save on clothes & school supplies if your state is participating in a Sales Tax Holiday for Clothes & School Supplies. Even if you do not have children attending school, it's a good time to stock up on office supplies or preschool art supplies at back-to-school sale prices with no sales tax. … [Read More...]

Summer 2014 Instagram

Busy Summer

Today marks 3 weeks since the last day of school, yet it feels like we've already done a million things. How does summer move so quickly? Here are a few Instagram photos of what's happening day-to-day. In between the swimming, the swim team, the many swim meets (do you sense a pattern?), we're … [Read More...]


$550 in Prizes! RSVP for the #WalgreensPaperless Twitter Party

Do you love a good Twitter Party?  You know I do and I'm excited to co-host a party about an easy way to save money using paperless coupons at Walgreens! On Wednesday, July 23 at 1:00 pm ET, please join me for the #WalgreensPaperless Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing how to use coupons at … [Read More...]

Free Tickets for Military Families

Free Tickets for Military Families

Sending a big thank you to all our military families out there! Here in our neighborhood, this month is turnover time, where many families move to their next assignment and we welcome the new ones for their three-year stint (depending on the branch). Many programs and companies across the country … [Read More...]

Parmesan Tuna Sandwiches - easy way to jazz up your #lunchbox - MoneywiseMoms

Parmesan Tuna Sandwiches

Feeding the kids in the summer is a little easier than packing all those lunchboxes. This summer, I've put a different child in charge of choosing and preparing lunch each weekday. My son (10 years old) likes to make these Parmesan Tuna Sandwiches because the prep is easy (just a can opener), and … [Read More...]

Lego Brickfair 2014 in Chantiilly, Virginia | Ticket Giveaway from MoneywiseMoms

Lego BrickFair 2014 – Ticket Giveaway

You know it's summer when Lego BrickFair 2014 comes around to Northern Virginia! This is one of my family's favorite events, and it's something to see (and do) if you're a Lego fan. BrickFair is a huge Lego expo put on by AFOLs (Adult Fans of Lego) from all over the country, and Chantilly, Virginia, … [Read More...]

2014 Financial Goals: Quarter Two Update | MoneywiseMoms

Quarter Two Update: 2014 Financial Goals

Every year, I share my family's Financial Goals, then update them each quarter, both to hold us accountable and to inspire you to write out and achieve your own goals. Here's the Quarter Two update:   This year is all about savings. Now that we're debt free except for our mortgage, we're … [Read More...]