Wistfulness over kids growing up

The Frugal Girl

As I look to a time when my kids are all grown and gone, I can see that there are parts that will be hard. Were there many good times when my kids were little? I feel the same way when I think back to the hundreds (probably thousands, with all four kids!)

Fun Freetime: 5 Fun Fall Family Activities to Bring Your Family Closer Together

Motherhood Moments

The best way to have a strong family unit is by spending quality time together. It may seem like the days are flying by even before you know it, leaving little time for families to connect. But there are ways you can bring your family closer together despite so much happening around you! In this article, we will look at some productive and fun fall family activities through which you can share quality time with your loved ones.

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How to Create a Family Balance Sheet + Get a FREE one for your family!

Family Balance Sheet

Let me show you how to create a Family Balance Sheet. I’m a firm believer that finances must be organized and neat, and a Family Balance Sheet helps you keep track of your finances in one tidy spreadsheet. appeared first on Family Balance Sheet.

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

Motherhood Moments

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. parents with a child age 11 or younger are concerned that their kid may be spending too much time online.

Our Family Finances Update: January 2021

Family Balance Sheet

January 2021 was a month of extremes in my family’s finances. We’re converting our basement to a family room area and the original family room (in the pic above) is becoming a home office. On one side, it could go down as a very resourceful month.

How I’m Managing our Family Budget during the Pandemic

Family Balance Sheet

Like many across the globe, my family’s finances are a bit unstable due to the Coronvius Pandemic. My second prayer is that my family gets through this crisis financially. More family time! My family has eaten together almost every night during this time.

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Extra 20% Off Tops and Denim for the Family at Target

Living Rich with Coupons

Extra 20% Off Tops and Denim for the Family at Target when you clip the target circle So many options! Kids Apparel Mens Apparel Online Deals Target Womens ApparelAt Target, pick up some new clothes for Fall. Great Prices!

8 Family Rituals to Build Stronger Bonds

Couponing 101

By the time you realize how quickly time flies, your kids may be getting ready to go to college. But there are plenty of ways to make wonderful family memories that will last a lifetime. Family rituals are an easy way to work in more family time and strengthen your bonds.

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. We’re an active family who loves to spend time together outside, but as the days get shorter and the weather gets chillier, we spend much of our free time indoors where gadgets so easily grab out attention. Does this happen to your family too? Spending time as a family is a special occasion! Family time is a gift.

Amazon Prime Members: 3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value)

For the Mommas

Amazon Prime Members: 3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value). Amazon Prime Members: 3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value). Get 3 months of Amazon Kids+ (formerly FreeTime Unlimited) for only $0.99!

50% Off Sweatshirts & Hoodies for the Family at Old Navy | Perfect for Back to School!

Living Rich with Coupons

Sweatshirts & Hoodies for the Family are 50% Off: Women Men Girls Boys Some great choices: Vintage Slouchy Fit – $14.69 Kids Apparel Mens Apparel Old Navy Online Deals Womens ApparelSweatshirts and Hoodies at Old Navy are some of the BEST! This deal is available for 2 days!

3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value)

For the Mommas

3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value). 3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value). Get 3 months of Amazon Kids+ (formerly FreeTime Unlimited) for only $0.99!

3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value)

For the Mommas

3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value). 3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value). Get 3 months of Amazon Kids+ (formerly FreeTime Unlimited) for only $0.99!

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. Visit the Every Kid in a Park website for information on how to obtain a FREE voucher and pass and for tips on planning your trip(s). 8 Tips for Visiting Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks with Kids.

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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. Our kids are old enough to scooter down to the playground and basketball courts without our supervision, but everything is within a comfortable walking distance too. Love to camp?

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.

3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value)

For the Mommas

3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value). 3 Months of Amazon Kids+ Family Plan for $0.99 ($29 Value). Get 3 months of Amazon Kids+ (formerly FreeTime Unlimited) for only $0.99!

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-Friendly New Year’s Eve Ideas

Couponing 101

So how do you make New Year’s Eve a memorable and enjoyable event for your whole family? These seven New Year’s Eve ideas can pack the night with family-friendly fun. Your family can host your own countdown at noon. How does your family celebrate New Year’s Eve?

Should You Accept Family Money?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Daughters and sons of very wealthy families sometimes want to disown the family wealth in order to prove themselves. Some grown children move thousands of miles away and change their names in order to avoid the ‘taint’ of the wealth and family name. Plus, with a college education it is more likely that the kids will be on their own quicker. Helping kids over a rough spot can make a parent feel useful. The post Should You Accept Family Money?

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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.

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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. We ate dinner as a family every single night up until I left for college. To be fair, there were less distractions competing for family time back in the 70′s & 80′s. So many things are vying for my family’s attention.

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20 Board Games to Play at 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! You can always grab Catan Junior for the younger kids.

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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. Free Kids Activities Freebies Bass Pro bass pro shops Bass Pro Shops Family Summer Camp family Family Summer Camp free frugal frugal family fun frugal fun fun kids summer summer camp summer camps

How I Organize My Kids’ Paperwork, Artwork, and Mementos

Family Balance Sheet

Kids create a lot of paper during their childhood. Flat Plastic Tubs: In the early years of preschool, all the kids’ artwork was adorable and I wanted to keep every single piece of it. How do you store your kid’s papers?

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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. Families can get two free games for up to six children per day, and family packs for the whole summer are $24.95. We also got a free Family Pass and I added the 4 adult’s name to the pass.

9 Affordable Family Road Trip Hacks

Couponing 101

Planning a family road trip with kids? If you are stopping at several rest stops your kids will most likely want something at the vending machine. Whether it’s music, audiobooks or even kid-friendly podcasts, be sure to download enough entertainment to last the entire car ride. The post 9 Affordable Family Road Trip Hacks appeared first on Couponing 101. Parenting Tips Travel family vacation road trips traveling with kids

Amazon: Kids and Family Videos to Rent From $2.99

For the Mommas

Amazon: Kids and Family Videos to Rent From $2.99. Amazon Prime Members can get Kids and Family Videos to Rent from $2.99 Continue reading Amazon: Kids and Family Videos to Rent From $2.99 at Amazon. Videos include Jumanji, Frozen, Harry Potter & More. Here are a few you may like: Inside Out (Theatrical) From $2.99 . Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse From $3.99. Tangled From $2.99.

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Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free in London – 21 Total

Coupons Do Work

If you have kids, if you are traveling to London OR live in London, here are 21 places where kids can eat free ! Kids eat free at this riverside Teddington hotel from 12-9.30pm. Kids eat free at lunchtimes with an accompanying paying adult. After school on Mondays-Fridays (4-6pm and 12-6pm on weekends) kids under 10 can enjoy a free meal at this Hix restaurant. The Gordon Ramsay restaurant offers free food for kids from 11am-5pm until March 31.

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How to Teach Your Kids About Money and Business – Take A Family Field Trip

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Teach kids about products. Even though you take your kids to the grocery store or Walmart every week, using it as a learning ‘tour’ with a narrative designed and presented by you will open their wee little eyes to new information! Teach kids about different types of jobs in one business. Teach kids about different industries. Boeing offers a tour in Everett Wa (kids have to be at least 4 feet tall). Teach your kid about banking and currency creation.

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family dollar monthly booklet 2/8 – 3/1

Coupons Do Work

This is the Family Dollar monthly ad with coupon matchups for 2/8 – 3/1. You can stack a Family Dollar store coupon with a manufacturer’s coupon on a single item. Sour Patch Kids Candy, 2 - 4 oz - $0.25 Sour Patch Kids Candy, 2 - 4 oz. Family Dollar Foam Plates, 110 ct - $3.00. Family Dollar Foam Plates, 110 ct. Family Dollar Plastic Cups, 16 oz, 100 ct - $5.00. Family Dollar Plastic Cups, 16 oz, 100 ct.

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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. If your game cabinet has gotten a little stale or you just want to add on to what you already have, check out these ideas for some of the best board games for family game night! 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. It’s great for both kids and adults.

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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. Bass Pro Shops - Hometown Festival. Plus face painting, hot dogs (1-3pm), product demos, gift card giveaways, crafts, and seminars. Bank of America - Museums on Us.

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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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February 25 & 26 | FREE Events for Kids and Families

Family Balance Sheet

This weekend's list of FREE events for the kids and the whole family: Target. What free or low cost plans do you have for your family this weekend? Saturday, February 25, 9-11 AM | Dr. Seuss Story time Reading of The Lorax. Lowe's Build and Grow Workshop. Saturday, February 25, 10 AM | Build a Rumblin' Jimmie Johnson #48 race car! This kit comes with stickers and rumblin' race car sound effects. Michael's.

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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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. National Public Lands Day on Sept 29. Entrance fee FREE day at parks that usually require and entrance fee. 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.

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7 Kid-Friendly St. Patrick’s Day Crafts

Couponing 101

These seven projects are so kid-friendly that you won’t need the luck of the Irish to get them done! We love this project because what kid can resist fake facial hair? However, it also calls for rolling paper strips, which younger kids can help with.

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. Lowe's Build and Grow Clinic. Saturday, July 14, 10 AM | Kung Fu Panda Spinning Attack. Sunday, July 15, 2 PM | Kung Fu Panda Spinning Attack. Michael's. Saturday, July 14, 1 - 4 PM | Passport to Imagination Japan. Tuesday, July 17, 1 - 4 PM | Passport to Imagination Egypt.

Chow Crown Snacks Food Kids & Family Game $14.88 (Reg $25)

For the Mommas

Chow Crown Snacks Food Kids & Family Game $14.88 (Reg $25) Amazon has Chow Crown Snacks Food Kids & Family Game $14.88 (Reg $25) with FREE Shipping on orders over $25.00 The post Chow Crown Snacks Food Kids & Family Game $14.88 (Reg $25) appeared first on FTM. or with Amazon Prime Orders. This game features a musical crown with a tasty twist! Players load different little bites of food on the crown (Food Not Included, […].

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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. Saturday, Oct 20, 1 - 3 PM | Make & Take Halloween Masks. Bass Pro Shops. Oct 19 - 31 | FREE Halloween Events - Crafts, games, photos, costume parade with giveaways. Check the link for a calendar of events. Babies R Us.

Family Christian: Free Summer Reading Program

Couponing 101

Family Christian is offering a FREE Summer Reading Program for kids 12 years and younger! Once kids read any 6 Christian books and fill out a Book Report Form for each one, they can get a $10 Savings Pass good for any $10+ purchase. The post Family Christian: Free Summer Reading Program appeared first on Couponing 101. Valid through August 27, 2015.

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. 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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