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Monthly Archives: December 2016

How I Paid Almost Nothing for Christmas

And You Can Too! With Christmas right around the corner, I figured I would share some of my secrets on how I almost spent nothing out of my own pocket this Christmas.  Yes, that’s right, with the exception of a few items, most of the presents underneath our tree were bought with gift cards I got by doing surveys or using other passive ways of accruing income.  My husband and I do keep…

Finding my New Identity as a Mother

 Balancing Motherhood and Myself Most women say becoming a mother is the best thing that has ever happened to them.  It’s a selfless job that tests your sanity and emotional well-being on a daily basis but the rewards are too great to count.  A higher being has decided to entrust you with the life of another tiny human and this adorable little creature will encompass your life and bring you to new…