This article, How They Paid Off Big Debt in a Few Short Years from Yahoo has lots of good money savings and debt reduction strategies. One couple was able to pay off almost $70,000 in two years.
The comment about cloth diapers you know I would disagree with but that is what makes things so good as it shows that each person can customize their own plan to meet their families needs, objectives, and priorities.
All the couples mentioned came up with a different strategy but all were able to meet their goals. There is hope for us all!