We asked for two volunteers to live the minimalist lifestyle for a week and then report back what it was like. They discovered that while preparing for the lifestyle change can be overwhelming at times, ultimately in the end they learned that they just had too much stuff and it felt good to purge some of it. Read their personal experiences below.
Rise and shine – it’s about that time! The beginning of a brand new school year is ahead of you.
There’s nothing like being fully prepared to be at your absolute best for what the school year is going to throw your way. While those four items listed above are definitely on the list of essentials, one major item is missing from the list: Textbooks!
Summer’s over, vacations are done and all our children are heading back to school. This can be an expensive time for parents. We all see it at the stores: parents buying their children new cloths, new backpacks and new school supplies. The list goes on and on. As financially empowered consumers, we should do our best to save money and get our children back to school on a budget. Here are some ideas on how to achieve just that.