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10 Tips for Scoring Great Finds at the Thrift Store

May 24, 2016
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I love thrift store shopping and it is my place to go whenever I need some “retail therapy.” I almost always score something fabulous and rarely spend over $25. I have found great designer items with the tags still on them. My favorite thrift store is Goodwill, although my sister, a fellow thrift store devotee […]

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How to Share Your Amazon Prime Membership

May 24, 2016
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Amazon changed the rules on how to share your Amazon Prime membership with coworkers and family as of 7/31/15. In the past, you were able to share your Prime Membership with up to 4 people. We did find a new way to share your Amazon Prime membership with one other adult and four children with Amazon […]

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Creating a Family Command Center

May 23, 2016
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With my husband and I both working from home, three little boys 3 1/2 and under, and a 9 and 11 year old who are very active in almost everything we have a lot of moving parts to keep track of.  There are school schedules, sports schedules, doctor appointments, work commitments, cake orders, social gatherings, project […]

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46 Ways Apple Cider Vinegar Can Improve Your Life

May 23, 2016
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I have a new-found appreciation for Apple Cider Vinegar or (ACV as devotees call it) About a month ago, I started drinking a straight shot of it every morning. Now let me tell you, it’s not for the faint of heart. The stuff tastes terrible, I’m not gonna lie. But I am seeing such great […]

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Lactose Free Caramel Mocha Frappe to Make at Home

May 23, 2016
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A frappe may be my favorite thing to treat myself to.  They can be so expensive to buy at the coffee shop or even at fast food chains and most usually contain milk.  My family has a lot of trouble with milk allergies so we really try to steer away from milk whenever possible. So […]

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Buy Full Value Gift Cards for Less

May 23, 2016
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  Buying a gift card at a discounted price is a great way to save, even before you match it up with a sale. At Raise.com, many of your favorite store gift cards are available to purchase at a discount. You get a full value card and you pay less than the full value. There […]

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What are Amazon’s Warehouse Deals? An Outlet or Clearance Section for Amazon Deals

May 22, 2016
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Amazon Warehouse deals are the clearance, outlet, close-out or last chance deals section at Amazon.com. Right now you can find great deals on laptops, TV’s, fitness trackers,  headphone and more. It’s a great place to check out before you make a purchase.    Shipping is free for Amazon Prime members, non members get free shipping […]

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How to Shop at Home Depot Like a Money Saving Pro

May 22, 2016
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  Are you a Home Depot shopper? Most of us are. We wander in when we need something and don’t really pay that much attention to saving money when we shop. We found 12 ways to Shop at Home Depot Like a Money Saving Pro. We welcome your ideas too! 1. Check the Daily Deals Section Every […]

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Turn an Old Lamp Into Nautical Decor

May 22, 2016
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  Do you have a lamp that has seen better days? You can turn an old lamp into nautical decor by following a few easy steps. Adrianna created this fab DIY upcycled lamp from a Goodwill find and got featured on the Goodwill of Orange County blog . Take a look and see what she used and […]

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5 Dollar Dinner Ideas for Menu Planning

May 22, 2016
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What’s on the menu at your house this week? We have a nice list of 5 dollar dinner ideas for Menu Planning. These recipes are all easy and delicious. Visit some of my favorite blogs and print out the recipes to feed your family quickly and for under $5! Slow Cooker Vegan Barley Stew // […]

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Restaurants With Kids Eat Free Meal Deals – 2016 Edition

May 21, 2016
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  Dining out with kids can get expensive. If you have picky kids, it can be frustrating to pay for a meal that they barely touch! I have compiled a list of restaurants with “Kids Eat Free Meal Deals” to help stretch our dollars. You may want to “PIN” this list or bookmark it. Be […]

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