12 Ways to Slash Your Grocery Budget

12 Ways to Slash Your Grocery Budget - Intentional By Grace

Are you trying to stick to an impossible grocery budget? Check out these twelve ways I've found to slash my grocery budget that has made a big impact on our finances! When my husband quit his job, we had to take a good hard look at how we were spending our money. Where there was once a surplus was now a teeter totter away from the red line, and what was once an area of much grace (or plain Continue Reading

The Ultimate List of Free Homemaking Printables

The Ultimate List of FREE Homemaking Printables - Intentional By Grace

Homemaking can be overwhelming, but because I believe that homemaking matters I want to do it well. Really well! The truth is: Homemaking is a skill. It requires intentionality and grace. Homemaking matters not for the mere sake of keeping a tidy home, but homemaking matters because when the storms are swirling around you, your family needs a sanctuary. Your family needs a place to Continue Reading

Managing Your Kids’ Gift Money

I never thought about managing my kid's gift money, but I'm loving these four tips to get started.

This post is written by contributing writer, Stacy I’m the mean mom. You know the type - I don’t buy toys with batteries, I ONLY give my child 3 gifts at Christmas, I make sure she’s covered up when she’s dressed…and I confiscate her money at birthday parties and Christmas. A few months after Annie was born, we set up her college fund. From that point on, anytime she received a gift of Continue Reading

Repurposing with Pinterest

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This post is written by contributing writer, Stacy from Stacy Makes Cents. There is a phenomenon sweeping the nation... it’s a time sucker – and I love every minute that I spend on it. Pinterest. In case you haven’t heard, Pinterest is a website that is basically one big search engine. You type in what you’re looking for, and when you find it you’re able to “pin” the item to your own bulletin Continue Reading

The Spiritual Discipline of Being Frugal

the spiritual discipline of being frugal

This post is written by contributing writer, Alina from Good Old Days Farm. It seems like everybody's talking about the economy these days.  "Recession"... "Unemployment"...  "Inflation"...  "Increased Taxes"... "Tighten your belt"...  "Get on a budget"...  If your pocketbook is starting to feel a wee bit pinched, let me tell you friend, I can totally relate! One day in 2010, my husband Continue Reading