Freebies for Moms-to-Be

Is there any better price than free? The Mom n’ Tot Deals crew are hosting a Facebook event for expectant moms with loads of prizing. Join them June 15 from 8pm to 10pm EST for a fun night filled with Read More

Grasshopper vs. Ant

Do you spend like the grasshopper, refusing to face the reality of winter? I blog about my frustration with grasshopper friends over at Yummy Mummy Club.

Making Baby Food

Making baby food is super simple – but does it really save you money? After all, isn’t baby food really cheap? Check out my thoughts over at Yummy Mummy Club.

Summer Camp

Originally published in the Calgary Herald Registration has started for summer day camps in Calgary, but for some families, the cost is too steep to register all their children in the courses they want. So let’s talk about the subsidies Read More

Mother’s Day

Looking for the perfect gift for the mother in your life for Mother’s Day? Check out my post over at Yummy Mummy Club, and be sure to enter the contest to win a copy of For My Children: A Mother’s Read More

Disney on a Dime

Hoping to take the kids on a Disney trip this year but wondering how you’ll ever afford it? Here are my top tips for saving money on a Disney vacation. Pick and choose what works for you and your budget, Read More

5 Money Saving Tips

Five Simple Tips to Saving Money At Home Guest post by Jessi, a Canadian writer, dog lover and social media enthusiast from Canada. She spends her days encouraging homeowners to take repairs into their own hands as a Community Coordinator Read More

Kids & Money

Teach Your Children About Money Before They Leave Home Guest post by Canadian Budget Binder Do you have a friend who lived at home into their 20s after post secondary and their parents never wanted any rent money? Were you Read More

Holiday Spending Hangover

Have you ever faced a holiday hangover that resulted from overspending rather than rum and eggnog? I certainly have. A recent survey by Mobicility found that 58 per cent of Canadians say they spend more than they should during the Read More

About the Book

Money Smart Mom: Financially Fit Parenting is an invaluable resource for families of all types. You might still be on the fence, wondering how you’ll ever be able to afford children. You might have kids already and don’t understand why Read More