Paying for college can be nerve wrecking. It is expensive and figuring out how much you can pay out of pocket and how much you need to get loaned to you is not easy. It takes time, patience, and a lot of research to figure out how you will be able to afford it- scholarships, student loans, savings, etc.  I scouted colleges around the United States. I was accepted at Boston University, Penn State, Arizona State, and many others. But what it all came down to was the cost of tuition–don’t forget room and board, books, living expenses, etc. I had…

View Post

I decided to start this page because I have been couponing my ENTIRE life. I love coupons, sales, and deals and it is something I enjoy doing to a great extent.  No, by all means I am not an extreme couponer, although I would like to be someday.  I LOVE SAVING. I LOVE FREE. I LOVE TO SHOP SALES.  It definitely keeps my adrenaline going and I love to do it in my spare time. I wish I had more time for it, but when you are a college student taking 22 credits and working two jobs, balancing time is…

View Post

Besides renting a carpet cleaner today (which is the worst idea, just pay someone to do it–pain in the booty!), I decided to make myself a pretty little iPhone Charger. Pinterest is just full of ideas! Of course I had the charger already, but I wanted to decorate it so I could call it my own! I had so much fun and this DIY project took me less than 20-25 minutes. And it costs me absolutely NOTHING! Now that’s what I call staying in a budget! The only items needed for this project are: -iPhone Charger -Color Nail Polish -Glitter…

View Post

Lately, I have been a sucker for the DIY ideas and such. Unfortunately, I haven’t had much time to do many, but I will get around to it. Some of the ones that I really like are easy (and inexpensive) DIY’s for those in your life. I’m one who loves giving to others and a lot of these ideas inspire me to make someone else’s day. Plus, these are great ideas if your looking for a little adventure in your life. For friends, family, your main squeeze, or someone you don’t even know; these DIY’s are sure to be a…

View Post