Is there are CVS in your area?  If so, you must start shopping there if you’re not already!  Conveniently, CVS is the closet store to our house.  So, with motivation from other savvy saving/frugal bloggers, I decided to try my couponing hand at CVS. The best thing about CVS is their Extra Care Bucks (ECBs) reward system. […]


Couponing has been my one of my newest endeavors. Obviously, coupons are for saving money and I certainly have used them before.  However, I never used to use them like this! Now, I’m totally serious about couponing. Just before little brother was born I stumbled upon a Nightline story about people who use coupons and sometimes […]

Menu Plan Monday-September 27th

After a menu planning hiatus from being out of state visiting family, vacation recovery, and dealing with a sick baby, we are now back in the swing of things with menu planning.   So, here it is: Monday–Eggplant Parmesean* Tuesday–Salad night with chicken & lots of veggies Wednesday–Turkey Kielbasa sausage with potatoes and veggies Thursday–Leftovers […]

Menu Plan Monday-A History

So, I never really thought I would actually be one to menu plan, but between trying to save money & be healthier by eating out less, having LOTS more variety of food from my new-found couponing addiction, and a little motivation from a new blog I discovered, I decided to attempt a plan for the week for […]

This New Endeavor

Welcome to Mom Endeavors!   This blog was created out of the desire to have a place to share about all the everyday mom endeavors I find myself undertaking.  Soon after the birth of my second little guy (almost 6 months ago), I closed the doors to my high school biology classroom, trading in my […]