All posts by Frugal Mommy

Hi I’m Heather, a busy, happy and very frugal mom of 8 amazing kids! My journey to become a mom of 8 has been a bumpy one that has included infertility, being a foster parent, adoption, and special needs parenting. I share the things I've learned raising my big unique family.

I love these Scarf Sales!

I love scarves and I really love scarf sales!  I love how they dress up and outfit and make even jeans and a plain colored t-shirt look pulled together.  But can I be honest?  I really love that my teenage daughters love them!  As my beautiful little girls are becoming beautiful young women, it is harder...

/ June 28, 2016

Essential Oil Safety

Essential oils are an effective natural way to take care of your family’s health. I love essential oils and I can personally attest to how well they work. Essential oils have become more popular, because of this, I’m concerned about the lack of essential oil safety that I see promoted on some blogs and by some...

/ June 25, 2016

Prime Pantry Top Sales

With Prime Pantry Top Sales you get hot coupon deals on grocery, household, and personal care products delivered to you! I love the feeling of getting a really great deal on a product my family uses and loves!  If I know I am getting a really good deal I don’t mind clipping my coupons, driving to...

/ June 15, 2016

6 Keys for Healthy Self Esteem

I recently listened to a wonderful talk by James Faust to BYU students in 2007 titled The Value of Self Esteem.  The title intrigued me. As a mom of 8 kids helping my kids have high self esteem is always on my mind.  I have gained weight because of a chronic health condition, because of that, my own...

/ June 15, 2016

Top 10 Ways Kids Can Help With Your Blog

Last week I wrote a post on why I love to make blogging time family time.  I love to include my kids in my blog.  Including my kids in my blog allows to spend more time together and my kids really help me.  There are a lot of ways your kids can help with your blog....

/ June 15, 2016

Modest Swimsuit Sale

Ready or not, it’s swimsuit weather!  The kids are out of school and the temperature is getting warm and that means white water rafting, trips to the lake, pools, and other summer fun in the sun. This year 3 of my daughters are needing new swimsuits so I have been looking for a good swimsuit sale.  My...

/ June 14, 2016

Kindle Fire Tablet only $49.99

I love my Kindle Fire Tablet!  It is a great little tablet and it’s perfect for kids and parents.  It is a great deal for just $49.99! I bought 2 of these Kindle Fire Tablets for Christmas for my daughter and myself.  We love them!  The picture is great and we can stream our movies seamlessly....

/ June 14, 2016

Make Blogging Time Family Time

I love to involve my kids in my blog.  My blog is better and my family is closer when I make blogging time family time. I’m a mommy blogger. I love that title because it puts my priorities in the right order.  I am a mom first and a blogger second.  If being a blogger took away...

/ June 8, 2016

4 Points for setting Consequences

No matter how wonderful our kids are, there are always going to be things that they do that we don’t want them to do.  As parents we are responsible for setting consequences for these things. Whether we have teens or toddlers, the type of consequences have a big impact on whether or not that behavior will happen...

/ June 6, 2016