Posts by Debbie Roy

The Money Mill: 2017 Year in Review

Two-Thousand Seventeen has been an interesting year! As we wind down 2017 and prepare for 2018, let’s take a look...

Christmas Traditions and Growing Families

How we feel about the holidays is often linked to our experiences as we were growing up. Real tree or...

Cold Weather Survival Tips

Winter is coming. No, not on Game of Thrones. Actual New England winter is on its way. The Farmer’s Almanac...

Budget Friendly Birthday Parties

I recently threw a birthday party for my 6-year old. This year, I wanted to invite her classmates and friends...

Saving on School Lunches: 30 Foods that are Surprisingly Good Cold!

In this third, and final, iteration of saving on school lunches we will talk about leftovers. When most of us...

Saving on School Lunches Part 2: Preparing School Lunches for Picky Eaters

Last time, we discussed the merits of bento boxes. This week we will go over packing school lunches. Again, if...

Saving on School Lunches Part 1: Are Bento Boxes Right for You?

Shortly before school started a few weeks ago, my husband announced that we would be sending lunches to school with...

What To Do With The Leftovers From Your Yard Sale

So you’ve had your yard sale. You sold a few things, made a few dollars and, hopefully, have a little...

Ideas to Keep Kids Learning and Moving During Summer Break

School is out soon which leaves parents with that age old question: What to do with the kids? Last year,...

I graduated. Now what?

When you graduate from high school, college or graduate school, it is easy to get overwhelmed. It’s human to wonder what’s...

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