Way Back Wednesday 10-7

It's a wild Wednesday today, friends! I'm en route to Atlanta for the Type-A Parent Conference, where I'll be speaking to newer bloggers about How to Monetize Your Blog. I can't wait! I love meeting up with bloggers in real life, and it's such a great opportunity to collaborate and learn from … [Read More...]

Organize Volunteers Easily with VolunteerSpot

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of VolunteerSpot. All thoughts and opinions in this post are my own. Are your kids keeping you busy this fall? Mine sure are! Between school, sports activities, music practice, homework, and other activities, our schedule is packed. And I'm always … [Read More...]

Old Fashioned Soft Molasses Cookies

Can you smell them through the internet? I call these "old fashioned" Soft Molasses Cookies because the recipe comes from my mom, so it has an ingredient I've never posted about before. I think the only time I cook with shortening is when my mom is visiting. It's part of our history! I grew up in … [Read More...]

Intro to Algebra & the TI-84 Plus CE Graphing Calculator

Disclosure: We were provided a calculator by Texas Instruments to facilitate this review. I've included affiliate links in this post, meaning if you purchase through one of my links, I'll receive a small percentage. Thanks for supporting MoneywiseMoms at no additional cost to you.   We're … [Read More...]

Way Back Wednesday 9-30

  Happy Fall, Y'all! We still have 80s temps and green trees here, but we still enjoyed our trip out to the farm over the weekend to pick pumpkins and do the corn maze. We're still baking our fall faves--like pumpkin muffins--and are happy to have soups and casseroles back on the menu … [Read More...]

Wayside Farm Fun {Berryville, VA}

Disclosure: My family received tickets to Wayside Farm to facilitate this review. Fall is the perfect time to get outdoors and visit a local farm with the family. We were invited to Wayside Farm in Berryville, Virginia, to check out their fall festival. Farm visits were a regular thing back … [Read More...]

2015 Financial Goals: Quarter 3 Update

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. Now that it's fall, it's time to evaluate our progress on our 2015 Financial Goals. I hope you're making good progress on … [Read More...]

Moneywise Menu Plan 9-27 {Fall Favorites}

I've been doing two-week meal plans for some time now. I find that it saves time to just plan out two weeks at once, then make a weekly shopping list over the weekend for each of the two weeks. It also gives us a little wiggle room if plans change and I need to move a meal from one night to another. … [Read More...]

2015 Type-A Parent Conference in Atlanta {Oct. 8-10}

Exciting news--I'm speaking at the Type-A Parent Conference next month in Atlanta! I'm very excited about this because I've attended almost all of the Type-A blogging conferences since they started seven years ago, and I'm eager to share what I've learned with newer bloggers. I'm teaching a session … [Read More...]