By now, if you are following along, we have only begun to work on the budget, but you should have a basic budget with your income and expenses and you should know what you have left each month. That is where this journey begins. From our previous post, you should have everything included in your […]
About Mrs. Maker
About Mrs. Maker
Mrs Maker is co-founder of HomeSpun Stuff. She shares her blogging and DIY Green Living insights at homespunstuff.com. By day, Mrs. Maker is a recruiter for a large industrial distributor. Mrs. Maker is a dreamer, idea generator and teller of stories. Because she loves a good bargain, and whats to make a difference in the world, she uses this blog as her outlet. She leaves all things tech in Mr. Maker's hands. He is the tech behind this operation. He also makes what we think is the worlds best, always Gluten Free Beer.
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Print Summer Pops Prep Time 5 mins Total Time 5 mins Well it’s just about the time when the kids are bored of Summer, it’s brutally hot outside, and everyone starts to get on each others nerves. I always find that when that begins, it’s best to fill their loud-whiny mouths with HomeSpun […]
It’s Friday and you know what that means, we are either making or saving money!!! This week we are going to build off of the EBates post and show you how to make even more money doing what you already do. As you will learn later this week, I am a huge promoter of Walmart […]
Last year sometime in August, we had a plan to take the girls out back to school shopping. The thing about Fibromyalgia or any chronic pain is that it never flares at the right time, as if there would ever be a right time. Here I am barely able to walk with two teenagers who […]
Good morning Mrs. Maker again…by now you’ve probably learned or assumed that I love a project and a challenge. This next piece was a bit of both. The project itself was super easy, but making a video…that is a work in progress. We went for it, more to show a different spin on how to […]
Good morning, Mrs. Maker here- I hope that you are enjoying the budget tools we have provided so far. By now you should have about half of your monthly receipts saved up and a good idea of what money is coming in and going out of your house each month. We suggested that you highlight […]
It’s Friday and I like to finish off very week by showing you how to either make or save money…well who are we kidding…I like to show you everyday how to make or save money. By a show of hands how many people use EBATES? (Crickets) Just what I thought, like you I hadn’t heard […]
One of the biggest challenges that I have found in writing this blog, is that I want to be genuine. I want people to understand why I encourage them to do what I do. I want to talk about things I have real experience with. I want to share the good, the bad, and the […]
Today I want to share with you one of the easiest ways to reduce a few bucks out of your budget and do something go for the environment. Cloth napkins. Now I know what you are thinking, she’s nuts. My kids are messy and the last thing I need is more laundry. I don’t have […]
Mrs. Maker here and I have a confession….I have never made deviled eggs before today. We are heading to a cookout later and I had no idea what to bring. I had 6 eggs in the fridge that were ready to expire and so I thought how hard can it be? This recipe is perfectly […]
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