First and foremost, let’s get this out of the way: raising a family is no walk in the park as kids are getting more and more expensive every year! It’s not enough that they eat and drink like crazy, they expect to be entertained and are always demanding new toys whenever you want to make a quick run to Target. And a Vanilla Bean decaf Frappuccino from Starbucks. And popcorn from the food court. And then a new pack of stickers by the greeting cards. Before you know it, you end up getting more unnecessary stuff for your kids and nothing from your grocery check-list.
Life with children, I tell ya.
That’s why moms have the option to either be cheap AF (use your imagination) or simply tell our kids no each time they have a special request, but we all know how that turns out. Ha! Check out our slideshow of some of the ways these moms have been forced to be cheap AF because trust me, I’m sure you can relate to them, too!
Here’s a slideshow of the desperate measures some mothers take to save a buck with their kids.