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How To Get More Exercise On Vacation

Shereen Travels Cheap

I don't exercise much, but I do try to keep in shape by eating right and parking further from the store to walk more and taking the stairs.

The True Cost of a Road Trip

Shereen Travels Cheap

Later this month, Eric and I will be heading south on a road trip to Las Vegas by way of Reno and back. I'll be posting along the way of our stops and food and such.


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Best Crockpot Pulled Pork

Stockpiling Moms

I am sharing the best crockpot pulled pork recipe with you today. If you are feeding a crowd this is an easy recipe that is one that everyone loves! Be sure to make it for your next party or special. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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Best Halloween Recipes and Tips

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Check out our Best Halloween Recipes and Tips. Halloween will be here before you know it! These are our most popular posts on the blog. These are all highly pinned on Pinterest too! Best Halloween. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Music Minute: PCG Records and Paige King Johnson

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CEO of PCG Artist Development , Bernard Porter announces the formation of PCG Records , distributed by BFD/The Orchard – a subsidiary of Sony Music – which specializes in media distribution, marketing, and sales.

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Thankful Thursday | another scholarship!

The Frugal Girl

This week, I am thankful: that Lisey got a tool scholarship at school. She applied for this months ago, and she just recently found out that she was one of the people chosen for it. This means that she only has to buy a few tools for her time at aviation mechanic school, so yay!

Enriching Education: Free Tutoring

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With U.S. parents increasingly worried that their children are missing out on learning because of the COVID-19 pandemic, a new online guide makes it easier than ever before for families to access cost- free online tutoring programs for their kids.

Veteran Hearing RoundTable Discussion - Wreaths Across America Radio

Motherhood Moments

Wreaths Across America Radio is proud to announce the third in its series of four roundtable discussions focused on Veteran Healing through sharing stories of resilience, purpose, and success. This live discussion will take place on Thursday, Sept.

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Enriching Education: Wee Lions

Motherhood Moments

Wee - Lions was created in response to the need for a quality curriculum that expands beyond your standard pre-school programs.

Book Nook: The Wichlees Come to Earth

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A gentle tale about gentle visitors to our planet, young readers will instantly want to know what happens next to The Wichlees ’ three protagonists and their quest for methane.

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Movie Minute: Church People

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CHURCH PEOPLE , a faith-based comedy film that uses humor to bring awareness to real struggles undergirding the American Church while powerfully presenting a poignant message of what faith in Jesus is all about, is available On Demand everywhere.

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Parenting Pointers: Parental Pressure

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Many experts agree that parental pressure contributes to anxiety, depression, and even addiction among children. But according to renowned psychologists Chris Thurber, PhD and Hendrie Weisinger, PhD, pressure itself isn’t bad – the issue is how pressure is applied.

Enriching Education: 5-Minute Back-to-School Hacks

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Kids are heading back to school in person and some don’t remember what it’s like to pack their bags and leave their laptops.


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Area Attractions: WonderWorks Orlando Halloween Show

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Those who want a fun family experience this Halloween season won’t want to miss “The Outta Control Spooktacular Magic Dinner Show” at WonderWorks Orlando.

Five Frugal Things | starting with a makeup eraser

The Frugal Girl

I ordered makeup-removing cloths. Sonia told me about these and I was intrigued. They’re a type of microfiber cloth that promises to remove makeup with just water. I am very interested in reusable products that replace disposables (cheaper in the long run, plus they’re eco-friendly!),

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Mealtime Magic: Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie

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You don't have to be from the South to embrace Southern food—especially the sweets! There is just something about Southern desserts that appeal to the hearts, souls, and stomachs of everyone.

Freebies - SOS Hydration

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"PAW Patrol® x SOS Kids is a healthy 10 calorie hydration drink with low sugar with added Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Magnesium, and Zinc! Everyone can t ry this PAWsome new character-laden line of low sugar, better-for-you kids’ hydration drink mixes - request your free samples here."

Disney 1900 Park Fare Review

Stockpiling Moms

I hope you enjoy this Disney 1900 Park Fare Review. Hands down this is our favorite character dining experience. This dining option is located located in Disney's Grand Floridian Resort. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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Parenting Pointers: Unexpected Toothpaste Hacks

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When you think of toothpaste, you probably only think of cleaning your teeth to get a sparkling white smile, but there’s so much more the product can be used for!

Smart Safety: Charity Scams

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Do You Know Where Those Hurricane Ida Donations Are Really Going? On the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Ida took out a Louisiana power plant, leaving many individuals without electricity for weeks. New Orleans is encouraging evacuees not to come home until further notice.

Shopping Savings: Delta Children

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D uring all of September, select Delta Children items are up to 44% OFF with swaddles up to 75% OFF.

Family Vital Information Binder

Family Balance Sheet

Creating a family vital information binder is an important project that you should add to your urgent to-do list. This binder stores ALL of your financial information in one location.

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Enriching Education: Youth Creators

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COVID-19 amplified a mental health crisis. The new Planet Classroom podcast is focused on creating a world where young people can thrive by showcasing young artists whose work is creating positive change. Orb, Planet Classroom’s virtual host, introduces moving stories from the inspiring creators of 5 films now screening on the Planet Classroom Network YouTube Channel. We hear from musicians, filmmakers, and survivors about how they discovered what it means to thrive.

Is the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Worth It?

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Is the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Worth It? One simple word. Hands down this is one of the fondest Disney memories we have. Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Experience: Is it expensive? Is it worth. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Healthy Habits: Foster Healthy Physical Habits in a Digital World

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We all know that exercise is essential to our health and wellbeing; however, in a time when so much of our daily lives revolve around screens, how can parents ensure that their kids engage in regular and productive physical activity?

6 More Ways to Handle Food Price Inflation

The Frugal Girl

If you’ve been paying attention at all while you shop for food, you’ve probably noticed that grocery prices have been going up in the last year or so. This is not your imagination! Groceries are actually, factually more expensive than they were a year or two ago.

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“Soap is cheap.”

The Frugal Girl

In my first post on this blog, I mentioned my frugal grandma. She lived through the Great Depression and I think that experience left a mark on her for the rest of her life. Anyway, I reshared that post recently because of my blog’s birthday. that baby is my dad).

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Food-Waste Fighting Meals | the lunches-only edition

The Frugal Girl

When I make breakfast and lunch for myself, I almost always do so with an eye to using up odds and ends of food. And every now and then, I post a collection of these breakfast and lunch meals I make. However, I have not had a string of creative breakfasts of late.

Five Frugal Things | We’re quitting Ting

The Frugal Girl

We are switching to Mint Mobile. We have been happy Ting customers for a long time, but we crunched the numbers and for us right now, it makes more sense to follow Lisey’s lead and use Mint Mobile instead.

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Smart Safety: Cyberbullying Insurance - Do I Need it For My Family?

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By Center for Cyber Safety and Education With cyberbullying cases on the rise and slow progress in definitive legislation to protect victims, some insurance companies are stepping up to provide individuals and families with coverage after a cyberbullying attack has occurred. But what is cyberbullying insurance , and what does it involve? What is Cyberbullying Insurance ? The coverage provided by cyberbullying insurance varies by insurance company and product.

Thankful Thursday | Glad to be a leftie

The Frugal Girl

This week, I am thankful: that I’m left-handed. As I was taking notes on my anatomy and physiology chapter this week, I was thinking how nice it is that I write with my left hand. I do so much mousing with my right hand, it’s nice to give that hand a break and use the other one instead!

Movie Minute: Batwoman - The Complete Second Season

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Watch as Javicia Leslie takes on the mantle of DC Super Hero Batwoman , when Batwoman : The Complete Second Season arrives on Blu-ray and DVD on September 21, 2021 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. Strap yourself in for a thrilling ride with all 18 episodes from the second season, plus never-before-seen bonus content including deleted scenes and a gag reel. Batwoman : The Complete Second Season is priced to own at $39.99 SRP for the DVD ($44.98 in Canada) and $44.98

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Thrifty Thinking: How Older Adults Can Pay Off Their Debt

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As adults approach retirement, more are turning to debt to make ends meet. In 2020, retirees’ non-mortgage debt more than doubled to $20,000, according to the latest State of Retirement Finances report from Clever. Debt can delay your retirement dreams and cause undue stress in your golden years,” said Michael Sullivan, a personal financial consultant with Take Charge America, a nonprofit credit counseling and debt management agency.

Meet a Reader | WilliamB

The Frugal Girl

WilliamB is one of the most faithful commenters here and thus, was one of the top-most-requested readers for this feature. But WilliamB is also one of the most private internet people I know. So, I sent an email request along with full permission to be as private as desired, and yay!

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Where I found money in February

Family Balance Sheet

Finding extra money has become a game for me. Over the years, I have found money through rebates, refunds, online sales, and even the ground. Yep, I found a $20 bill on a morning run at the beach! I have used the extra money to pay off debt, fund family trips, or build up our Christmas savings.

Meet a UK Reader | Joanne

The Frugal Girl

Time to meet another reader! Joanne lives in the UK, so as I edited this post, I imagined hearing it with a British accent. ??. Tell us a little about yourself. My garden – with a very unusual blue and clear sky!

Pet Pointers: Working From Home and Pet Tips

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Still having trouble with your pandemic pet while you work from home? TheSoul Publishing ’s popular 5 Minute Crafts YouTube channel shares a video of cool gadgets and simple hacks that are sure to relieve some of your pet parenting stress!

Book Nook: Fall 2021 Releases by Zondervan

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The Berenstain Bears on Time by Mike Berenstain The Bear family is a busy family. They have lots to do! They have to get to school, to soccer practice, to music lessons, and the grocery store. They have to go to the doctor, the dentist, the vet, the barber, and the beauty parlor.

WIS, WWA | Thumbs up to Local Flavor

The Frugal Girl

See Saturday’s eats for my thoughts about Local Flavor. What I Spent. I did not get a Hungry Harvest box even though it was my week.

WIS, WWA | $14, $15, $16

The Frugal Girl

What I Spent. gratuitous kitten photo. I spent: $14 at BJ’s. $15 15 at Aldi. $16 16 at Weis. $7 7 at Giant. So, $52 total. I did not do this on purpose, but I realized my first three receipts are in numerical order, quite by happenstance!

Thankful Thursday | and a Vitamix giveaway note

The Frugal Girl

First, a note about the Vitamix giveaway! When I said, “One comment per household”, I was thinking of instances where people go to the work of leaving different comments with different names and email addresses.

Five Frugal Things | an Oui yogurt pot upcycle

The Frugal Girl

I sat here for several minutes trying to figure out if I phrased that title right. “A” doesn’t sound quite right, but, “an” also seems iffy.

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