Healthy Habits: Nutrition Tips for Kids from a Kid

Motherhood Moments

Good nutrition is especially important for kids because their bodies grow so quickly.but the sad truth is that childhood obesity rates have been rising for decades. Kids are notoriously picky eaters so teaching them to actually crave and enjoy healthy foods is no easy task.

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9 Fun Family Indoor Activities

Family Balance Sheet

There are times at the end of the week that I realize our family has spent very little quality time together. Does this happen to your family too? Spending time as a family is a special occasion! Family time is a gift. What are your favorite indoor family activities?

How did your family of origin affect your financial habits?

The Frugal Girl

Also, from you knowledge, does coming from a very financially challenged family inspire saving…or spending. However, even the spendiest of my children does not spend everything they earn, and all of my kids have an eye to saving for college and for a car of their own one day.

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Family Camping @ Avalon Campground

Family Balance Sheet

My family does! Avalon Campground is family friendly, full of amenities, and very close to the beach. The campground also has an 18 hole miniature golf course, 2 beautiful pools, and shuffleboard court, Scooters or bikes are a must for kids to motor around the campground.

Four Side Hustles for You and Your Family This Year

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

But you also find that choosing this option means that you will be cutting well into your family time. This article has gathered a list of four side hustles that both you and your family can get into and make extra money this year. When looking for a family side hustle, you quickly realize that not all of them are family friendly. So, your chances of finding one that can accommodate both your spouse and even the kids are no easy task.

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Family Travel Destinations: U.S. National Parks

Family Balance Sheet

As a family, we have dreams of traveling extensively throughout the United States. The Every Kid in a Park initiative provides an opportunity for US fourth graders and their families across the country to obtain a FREE pass for to visit federal lands and waters.

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Family Camping @ Watkins Glen KOA Camping Resort

Family Balance Sheet

We bought the girls passes to the water slide and my husband also took the kids to the pool. Due to tired and hungry family members, we chose not to hike the 2.5 The other days, we just paid for the water slide and climbing wall for our kids. Our kids had an absolute blast.

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Family Togetherness: Finding Inspiration from Yesterday

Family Balance Sheet

Family togetherness was a priority for them, but I’m pretty sure that they never read a blog post, book or article for inspiration and ideas (ahem–like somebody I know). We just spent time together as a family. So many things are vying for my family’s attention.

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Sept 1 & 2 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Home Depot Kids Workshops. Saturday & Sunday, Sept 1 & 2, Noon - 5pm | FREE family activities include Net-a-Fish Pond Game, Metal Detector Treasure Hunt, Bean Bag toss, casting bucket. Saturday, Sept 1, 9AM - Noon | Make a Goal Post Football Game.

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Sept 29 & 30 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Saturday & Sunday, Sept 29 & 30 | Fall Fishing Event - Free fishing seminars, giveaways, sweepstakes, Kids events include "Beginning Fishing for Kids Workshop" and crafts. Bass Pro Shop.

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October 20 & 21 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Michael's. Saturday, Oct. 20, 10 AM - Noon | Halloween T-shirt event with purchase of t-shirt, ages 3 and up. Saturday, Oct 20, 1 - 3 PM | Friendship bracelet event, ages 14 and up. Sunday, Oct. 21, 1 - 3 PM | Memory Wire Rainbow bracelet event, ages 14 and up. Moore.

June 23 - 24 | Free Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, June 9 - July 15, 1 - 5 PM | Family Summer Camp - FREE family photo, S'mores cookout, crafts, workshops, shooting range, and more. Frugal Family ActivitiesLowe's Build and Grow. Saturday, June 23, 2012, 10 - 11 am | Madagascar 3 Luxury Assult Vehicle. Michael's. Saturday, June 23, 2012, 1 - 4 pm | Passport to Imagination Poland. Sunday, June 24, 2012, Noon - 3 pm | Mod Podge Make-It Take-It, Adults only.

July 14 & 15 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, June 9 - July 15, 1 - 5 PM | Family Summer Camp - FREE family photo, S'mores cookout, crafts, workshops, shooting range, and more. Bass Pro Shops.

March 17 & 18 | Free Events for the Kids and Family

Family Balance Sheet

Frugal Family ActivitiesIt's a light weekend for free events, so hopefully your weather has been as delightfully warm as mine. Get outside and enjoy it! Moore. Saturday, March 17, 1 - 3 PM | Make & Take Floam. Sunday, March 18, 1 - 3 PM | Candy Making Demo - Egg Bark. Thanks for reading. If you would like to receive FREE updates of FBS, there are four ways to do so: have updates sent to your email , through your RSS Feed. become a fan and 'like' FBS on Facebook.

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Family Dollar Weekly Ad with Coupon Matchups 3/7 until 3/28/17

Coupons Do Work

Family Dollar Shoppers! Here is the latest Family Dollar ad and coupon matchups for the Family Dollar sale that runs from 3/7-3/8-17. A few FYIs about couponing at Family Dollar: . You can stack a Family Dollar store coupon with a manufacturer’s coupon on a single item.

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H2OGO! Family Funday Lounge Inflatable Plastic Swimming Kiddie Pool – $10!

Saving With Shellie

Family Funday Lounge Inflatable Plastic Swimming Kiddie Pool is just $10 right now at Walmart! Designed to get kids (and adults) moving, grooving and out of the house, the H2OGO! Family Funday Pool puts the focus back on fun! This fun H2OGO!

June 30 & July 1 | Free Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, June 9 - July 15, 1 - 5 PM | Family Summer Camp - FREE family photo, S'mores cookout, crafts, workshops, shooting range, and more. Bass Pro Shops.

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Oct 27 & 28 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Lowe's Build and Grow. Saturday, Oct 27, 10 AM | Build a Creepy Keeper. Michael's. Saturday, Oct 27, 11 - 2 PM | Duct Tape Pail or Tote Event with purchase of pail or tote. Saturday, Oct 27, 11 - 2 PM | Face painting, Halloween Parade. Moore. Saturday, Oct 27, 1 - 3 PM | Wilton Woopie Pie Demo.

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March 23 & 24 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Saturday, March 23, 10 - 11:30 AM | Kids' Club - Easter Egg Mosiac. Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Lowe's Build & Grow. Saturday, March 23, 10 AM | Build a Piranhakeet Chomper inspired by DreamWorks Animation's THE CROODS. Michael's.

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Feb 2 & 3 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

The Home Depot Kids' Workshops. Saturday, Feb 2, 9 AM - Noon | Build a Valentine Card Holder. Bank of America Museums on Us. Saturday & Sunday, Jan, 5 & 6 | Each cardholder gets FREE general admission to 150 museums nationwide. List of participating museums. Thanks for reading.

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4 Essential Habits of Healthy Families

Teresa's Deals

If your like me, I’m sure you worry a lot about your family being healthy and fit. And, I ‘m sure you’re suspicious of all the unnatural chemicals in the products you use around the house – not to mention in the medication you give your kids.

Kids Bowl Free Family Pass Giveaway

Nicoles Nickels

Select bowling centers and schools around the country are participating in the third annual Kids Bowl Free program. This program is designed by bowling centers to give back to the community and provide a safe, secure, and fun way for kids to spend time this summer.

March 2 - 4 | FREE Events for the Kids and Family

Family Balance Sheet

For the Whole Family : Bank of America's Museums on Us. Frugal Family ActivitiesAre you a Bank of America customer? If so, take advantage of the Museums on Us program this weekend. Each cardholder gets free general admission to 150 museums nationwide. Check Bank of America's website for a list of museums near you. Moore. Saturday, March 3, 1 -3 PM | Make & Take Pot o' Gold Clay Pot. Michael's.

Dec 22 -24 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

It's your last chance to head to Bass Pro Shops for Santa's Wonderland: Now thru Dec. 24 | Santa's Wonderland - Get a FREE 4 X 6 studio-quality photo with Santa. Also, FREE games, activities, and crafts. Check your store for more details. Thanks for reading.

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Jan 5 & 6 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

The Home Depot's FREE Kids Workshop. Saturday, Jan 5, 9 AM - Noon | Build a diamond birdhouse. The Home Depot's FREE Home Improvement Workshops for January. All Saturdays, 10 - 11 AM | Martha Steward Living Specialty Finishes. All Saturdays, 1 - 2:30 PM | Kitchen Design.

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Bass Pro Shops: FREE Family Summer Camp

Couponing 101

Bass Pro Shops around the country are offering FREE Family Summer Camp events between June 27 and July 26! The post Bass Pro Shops: FREE Family Summer Camp appeared first on Couponing 101.

August 25 & 26 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Lowe's Build and Grow. Saturday, August 25, 10 AM | Build a Shrek Onion Carriage. Sunday, August 26, 2 PM | Build a Shrek Onion Carriage. Michael's. Saturday, August 25, 1 - 3 PM | Locker Decor Make-It Take-It, Ages 14 and up. Sunday, August 26, 1 - 3 PM | Clay Pot Make-It Take-It, Ages 3 and up.

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Family Fare Weekly Ad with Coupon Matchups : Week 2/26

Coupons Do Work

Shop at Family Fare Supermarkets? here is the Weekly Ad Circular for Family Fare: 2/26 until 3/4-17. . Family Fare is an American supermarket chain. Lay's Family Size Potato Chips, 9.5 - 10.25 Lay's Family Size Potato Chips, 9.5 - 10.25

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June 2 & 3 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Home Depot. Saturday, June 2, 9 AM - Noon | Build an organizer to store their stuff. Bank of America's Museums on Us. June 2 & 3 | Bank of Americal cardholders get free general admission to 150 museums nationwide. Locate a museum near you. Michael's and A.C.

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May 26 & 27 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Lowe's Build and Grow. Saturday, May 26, 10 - 11 AM | Ice Cream Truck. Moore. Saturday, May 26, 1 - 3 PM | Make & Take Duct Tape & Velcro Cup Cozy. Bass Pro Shops. May 26 & 27 | Summer Kickoff Event - FREE Photo, FREE Crafts, FREE Summer Kickoff Challenge. Thanks for reading.

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FREE Disney Family Decal.

Saving With Shellie

If your family loves Disney, check out this offer for a FREE Disney Family Decal. You’ll be able to create a custom decal by picking your family members (even pets!), It’s all Disney themed so it’s perfect for any Disney loving family. Freebies Kids

Jan 12 & 13 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Lowe's Build & Grow. Saturday, Jan 12, 10 AM | Mystery Kit. Thanks for reading. If you would like to receive FREE updates of FBS, there are four ways to do so: have updates sent to your email , through your RSS Feed. become a fan and 'like' FBS on Facebook. become a Twitter follower

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Family Fare Weekly Ad with Coupon Matchups : Week 12/25

Coupons Do Work

Shop at Family Fare Supermarkets? here is the Weekly Ad Circular for Family Fare: December 25th, 2016 – December 31st, 2016. Family Fare is an American supermarket chain. Stouffer's Family Size Entree, 28 - 40 oz - $6.47 Stouffer's Family Size Entree, 28 - 40 oz.

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20 Board Games for Family Game Night

Couponing 101

Family game nights are one of the easiest ways to have some frugal fun and spend quality time with the people you love most. This is a list of quality games that are sure to provide hours and hours of family fun! 20 Board Games for Family Game Night 1.

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How To Get Your Kids to Clean Their Rooms – 6 Ideas

Coupons Do Work

Being a mom and getting my kids to clean their rooms is like WWIII lol. I don’t want to” I was a kid once too. Here are 6 ways to get kids motivated to clean their rooms : 1. Get creative, it is fun, and the new board game can be fun for the whole family!

Oct 13 & 14 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Lowe's Build and Grow. Saturday, Oct 13, 10 AM | Build a Ghoul Bus. Moore. Saturday, Oct 13, 1 - 3 PM | Make & Take Duct Tape Halloween Bookmark. Toys R Us.

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Oct 6 & 7 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

The Home Depot. Saturday, Oct. 6, 9am - Noon | Build a Fire Truck. Michaels. Saturday, Oct 6, 10am - Noon | The Crazy Pumpkin Event with purchase of a pumpkin. Moore. Saturday, Oct 6, 1 - 3 pm | Halloween Deco Mesh Decor demonstration.

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April 28 & 29 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Healthy Kids Day at Your Local YMCA. Saturday, April 28 | Healthy Kids Day - Check your local YMCA to see if they are participating in this nationwide event and their time. My kids always have a blast. We are members of our local Y, but the event should be free to the community (at least it is at our Y). Every Y might be different, but ours offers games, open pool, crafts, bouncy house, and snacks. Free Entrance Days to the National Parks.

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Kids Eat Free Nationwide : 25 Places for 2016

Coupons Do Work

It is 2016, and here is 25 places where kids can eat free – nationwide. Be sure to call the restaurant in your city to see if they are doing what the other restaurants are saying where kids can eat free : *Acapulco Restaurant Y Cantina. Go here to view the Kid’s Menu in your area.

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June 9 & 10 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday, June 9 - July15, 1 - 5 PM | Family Summer Camp - FREE family photo, S'mores cookout, crafts, workshops, shooting range, and more. FREE Entrance Day in the National Parks. Saturday, June 9 | Get Outdoors Day. Lowe's Build and Grow. Saturday, June 9 | Build a Monkey Powered Plan. Michael's. Saturday, June 9, !0 0 am - Noon | Father's Day Frame Make-It Take-it with purchase of frame.

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