Saving Money on Food While On the Road

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Well, as much as somebody who works full time is ever able to be. Something that I’ve found throughout all of my trips to the many different places I’ve visited, is that food is always a cost that is hard to contain. How have you saved money on food while travelling?

Five Facts: Disney Food!

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I think it is pretty obvious that I LOVE the food at WDW, ha! Did you know that the Disney Harvest program donates more than 400,000 pounds of unused, prepared food each year to feed the homeless of Central Florida?

Chuck E. Cheese: All you can Play Starting at $10!

Couponing 101

When you arrive, you pick a set amount of play, which starts at 30 minutes for $10, and your kids can play all the games as many times as they want during that period of time. The best part about the All You Can Play is that your time can be paused.

Saving Money at Disney World with Kids’ Meals

Saving Everyday

One of our FAVORITE ways to save on food is by ordering kids’ meals! Being the broke 20-somethings we are, we tried to spend the least amount of money on food as possible, while still being satisfied. Now, many of you know by now that I am a girl that loves food and eating.

How this Couple Eliminated $180,000 of Debt in 12 Months!

Family Balance Sheet

My husband is an extremely hard worker as he works and goes to school full time. So we decided to sell our home and become renters for the first time. By the time I reached the third gas station I was super nervous about my situation.

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Gourmet Hot Dogs at Fairfax Fare in Disney’s Hollywood Studios!

Saving Everyday

She’s done three internships and was recently hired on full time – yay!! More Disney articles you may like: Disney Disney Food disney food disney menusFollow me on Pinterest and check out all my Disney boards.

Find out How Brian & His Wife Paid off $109,000 in Credit Card Debt

Family Balance Sheet

I work full time in IT and my wife works part time in retail. Little things like coffee, lunches, fast food etc add up and can kill your budget. Were there arguments during the time you were working on your debt? You can read the site’s full disclosure here.

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How Krystal and Josh paid off $80k in 4 years!

Family Balance Sheet

works in outbound sales, and I teach part-time. working full time at a low-paying job and going to grad school full time, while my husband was working multiple jobs just to help us make ends meet. get better once I had my masters degree and could teach full-time.

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Friday Links – Back in Class Edition

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

There is nothing more relaxing than spending time in nature on a hopefully hot and sunny summer weekend. It helps take some pressure off that is for sure especially when I am still working full time while taking this course.

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Freebie Friday 1/6

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Mr. Food Lighten Up!: Cranimals Pet Food Supplement Sample (Select Sample Request in drop down menu). eBay 101: Selling on eBay For Part-time or Full-time Income, Beginner to PowerSeller in 90 Days by Steve Weber. Happy Friday everyone! This has been some week. I am just so glad it's Friday!! Enjoy this week's freebies brought to you by Savings Lifestyle. Make sure you check out their huge listing of Free Stuff.

Meet Carrie. She Paid Off $14,000 in Debt in 14 Months.

Family Balance Sheet

I wasn’t able to afford much, and this was the first time I was on my own since having been married. I took on extra work outside of my full-time accounting job. I did the regular budget audit and cut things out like entertainment, fast food, and going out with friends.

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Do You Hate Your Job?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

He felt he had to keep it to make sure that I could stay home with the babies and that we had food and shelter. We eventually alleviated the situation when I retrained for a high paying career and went to work full time (after those 10 years at home with the kids). 10 hours a day at the office plus commute time AND the boss expects you to be available 24 x 7. If temporary, you might just be burnt out and a bit of time away will put things back in perspective for you.

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Freebie Friday 1/13

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Free Sample of just6 Dog Food. Free Download of eBay 101: How to Sell on eBay for Part-time or Full-time Income. Here are your Friday Freebies: Free Sample of Atkins Bars + Weight Loss Kit. Free Sample of Huggies Snug & Dry Diapers.

Why I blog

Saving SAHM Sanity

Full disclosure: I have not made a penny off this blog, ever! The biggest changes have to be my decision to become a full time college student. I looked at the pictures of all my food deals and thought to myself "Wow, we used to eat crap!" Starting in 2009 we started switching our diet to food with less additives and preservatives. Then we added more organic foods. Because I like too! Really.

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How to Graduate College Without Being Broke

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

By spending wisely and making credit work for you, you can ensure better deals, lower interest rates, and more generous loans when it comes time to make major purchase or investments like a car or home. It’s not for food, bills, movies, dates, anything.

report card freebies 2016 – Free Stuff when School ends

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The time has come. Free Food. Card can be used for food, fuel or merchandise at Tesoro Locations. Allstate -offers Good Grades Discount for full time students under the age of 25 with high grade. Nationwide -has student discount for full-time high school or college students between the age of 16-24 that maintain a minimum B average.

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3 Important Lessons in Living Frugally, But Not Too Frugally

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

I’ve unintentionally gone too far a few times, and in doing so, learned valuable lessons about trying too hard to live a frugal life. Losing Valuable Time. I must consider time commitments before I go ahead with any money-saving initiative.

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2012 My Year in Review

Saving SAHM Sanity

But anyway, this is how I did: Save $1,500 by using coupons and $3,500 by shopping sales: I spent 9 out of the last 12 months being a full time Honors college student, I didn't have much time to coupon. Eat more whole grains and less refined carbs: Well, I ate less fried foods. Well, 2012 was a very bad year for my family. We struggled with many things and even had two close loved ones pass away.

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Carnival of Financial Planning – Money Management Edition #236 – May 11, 2012

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Let me give you the full story: I have been dating Miss Blinkin for approximately 1 year and 4 months. posted at MyMoneyDesign , saying, “Was your job as a teenager a complete waste of time, or did you learn some incredibly valuable life lessons that prepared you later on in life to be a better working professional? Several weeks ago, I made the decision that it was about time to start looking for a new full time job.

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Get Cooking: A Jewish American Family Cookbook Giveaway

Nicoles Nickels

Since Noah is half Jewish and half Baptist/Cuban it’s important for him to learn about both cultures and since he’s not with us full time I have a lot to teach him! The recipes aren’t all for Jewish food in this cookbook though!