Planning a Weekend Camping Trip at LifeInTheNerddom.com

Planning a Weekend Camping Trip

We are really not a “take a vacation every year” type family. Vacations can be expensive and don’t fit into our very tight budget. We also don’t much care for the idea of going somewhere for a week, running ourselves ragged, and coming home more exhausted than when we left. No thanks. We keep it […]

What I'm Reading April 2017 at LifeInTheNerddom.com

What I’m Reading in April 2017

I. love. to. read! I read a LOT of books and typically have 4 or 5 books that I’m reading from on any given day. Every month I try to choose three to four books to read in the upcoming month. This post is not necessarily an endorsement of these books, just sharing what I […]

Frugal Fitness for Busy Moms

I admit, I don’t exercise as I should. In fact, unless walking up and down our stairs twice a day is considered adequate exercise I’m way below the bar. I know that I need to exercise for my health. I want to be around to see my kids and grandkids grow up. However, I know […]

Free Stuff To Do With Kids

Frugal Summer Fun: Free Things to do With Your Kids

Summer fun with kids doesn’t have to be expensive. Kids are far more interested in who is with them than in what they’re doing, so the things you plan don’t have to be complicated. If you’re trying to save money this summer, but don’t want to sit around doing nothing for weeks, then I’ve got […]