Category: Food

Where to get free Ice Cream for National Ice Cream Day

If you weren’t aware, National Ice Cream Day is Sunday, July 21st. There are tons of places participating in Chicago to get your ice cream fix: -Nutella Cafe- Between 3 and 5pm, the first 50 people in line will get one free frozen Nutella pop and after that, everyone else will get one free scoop... Read more »

Discount Grocery Sites

With the recent news that Whole Foods was bought by Amazon, there has been much speculation about how the way we buy our groceries will change in the coming years. Grocery stores themselves seem to be becoming obsolete as people opt for services like Peapod and PrimeNow. I myself, dread going to the grocery store... Read more »

Thrifty Lessons from My Parents

Recently, I’ve been thinking about all the ways my parents have shaped me into the woman I am today. I’m very thankful that I am well-educated, practical and street smart. I hope I can be half as good as my parents have been to me, to my own children someday. Some of the things my... Read more »

Treat Yo Self

I write a lot about how to save money but sometimes there are special occasions where you need to treat yourself. Whether it be to a nice meal, dessert, new clothes or just something that makes you feel good. One of the things that I like best about living in the city, is that there... Read more »