Author Archives for Robin McDaniel

Robin is a freelance writer who chronicles her financial missteps and victories on her blog

3 Money Mantras to Live By

Money mantras can help you save money and cut needless spending. I share 3 money mantras I use to be more minimalistic and keep more money in my pocket.

When you first start trying to save money it can definitely be challenging, especially if you are used to saying yes to every whim and buying whatever you want. As I…

When Is It Okay to Splurge?

Frugal people often hate to splurge, thinking it's wasting money. Here are things I don't mind spending money on because it brings value to our family.

Frugality blogs are, for obvious reasons, always aimed at saving money. Endless tips, suggestions, and stories are offered up about how to pinch pennies here and scrimp money there….