Monthly Archives: November 2017


Practical Outdoorsman Gifts

Do you have an outdoorsman in your life?  Whether he hunts, fishes, or just likes to be outside working with his hands, here are some great outdoorsman gifts for you to give him. Folding Hand Saw – My husband received one of these last year for Christmas and he says it is definitely a must have.  It folds up nicely and is perfect to carry around outside and use at the ready! Solar Hand Crank Powered Radio – I bought this as a gift for my husband a few years ago because he wanted to play music out in his shed without having […]


Gift Guide for Kids: Non-Tech Toys

Last updated on December 1st, 2017Given the numerous options today and the abundance of technology, it is always hard to choose toys to give as gifts for kids. If you are buying for your own kids, you know what they already have. However, if you are buying for other kids in your life, you don’t necessarily know what they already have or how the parents feel about technology and its role in their kids’ toys. Here are some great non-tech toys for kids of a variety of ages if you would like to get that something more educational, crafty, or […]


How to Help Your Budget Survive Black Friday

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two huge shopping days.  The surrounding days and in some cases weeks, are also big times to catch sales on deals on products of all kinds. It is so easy to blow your budget shopping all those crazy Black Friday deals. If you have been out to physical stores on Black Friday, emotions are running high and there is this unspoken pressure to buy things that you would not normally think of purchasing. Here are some tips to shop Black Friday or Cyber Monday deals without blowing your budget or making unnecessary purchases. Make […]