25 Beauty Products Under $25 To Grab during the Sephora Beauty Sale

The Sephora Beauty Sale has returned for 2015. This is the first time this year that the Ultra Mega Beauty Store is giving you a chance to stock up on all your favorites while saving an add’l 10-15% off. Many of you know that I am on a budget and so I’m only planning to spend a $25 gift card that I received for Valentine’s Day.  Many may think that you can’t get anything for Under $25 at Sephora, but I scoured the website and compiled a list of 25 Beauty Products under $25 after using your 15% savings.  I’ve set…

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Eight Handbags that Will Help You Tap into your Inner Spirit Animal

Now that’s winters over all most of us want to do is shed our heavy layers and let the warm sun kiss our skin. Like most animals we’re coming out of hibernation so why not show off your inner spirit animal with these fun Animalistic Handbags. Of course my favorite is the Serpei Marie Embroidered Owl clutch, but then again I’m a bit biased. Which one of these Animalistic Handbags speaks to you? 1. Kate Spade New York Spring Forward Wicker Frog Bag 2. Kate Spade New York Spring Forward Wicker Snail Bag 3. Kate Spade New York Spring Forward…

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Broke On Purpose: April Goals

With this being the second month of my Broke On Purpose Journey, I’ve found a few things that have proven to be very important. The first being Communication. This is especially important if you’re on this journey and either married or living with a significant other and you combine finances. Being Broke on Purpose takes teamwork. If one of you is working to pay off debt and the other is out there accruing debt than the system just won’t work. The second most important thing that I’ve learned is that this is a MARATHON, and not a RACE. Last month…

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Hot and Easy Crab Dip.

I have been craving Crab Dip for about a week now. We’re only about a good hour and forty-five minutes from Baltimore where I could have gorged on myself on some of the best tasting Crab Dip around but with it being Easter Weekend and both the Hubs and I having to work I decided to try my hand and whipping some so that we could enjoy it during Movie Night, which turned into us just eating the Crab dip and watching Teen Mom. There are so many different recipes out there for Crab Dip, but I didn’t want anything…

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Direct Energy Shows us How to Say Thanks with New Benefits for Veterans and Active Military

I grew up sorta kinda a Military Brat. Even though my parents divorced when I was young my Dad still made sure to expose me to the Military life and I spent summers in various locales like Germany, Florida, and Virginia. My Dad retired as a Colonel in the United States Army and now works as a civilian in the Inspector Generals Office. When I was visiting him this past November he took me by the base on Veterans Day and showed me his office. I couldn’t help but smile inside as my Dad told me the history of the…

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