About Shoestring Parenting

As my dad used to constantly remind me when I was younger, money doesn’t grow on trees. A lesson that has become even more crystal clear now that I have kids of my own!

Raising children is expensive. Almost every parent I know has had to get a little creative from time to time when it comes to covering their monthly expenses. I created Shoestring Parenting to offer some of the great budgeting and saving advice I’ve found helpful throughout my years of parenting and to create a space for other parents to share what has worked for them.

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