2019

Sonia’s $25 Goodwill dresser is now white!

The Frugal Girl

This post contains affiliate links, which earn revenue for this site at no extra cost to you. See my disclosure policy here. Last November, I walked into Goodwill and spied this dresser.

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Be a Traveler Not a Tourist

Shereen Travels Cheap

When I vacation, I like to immerse myself as much as possible in my destination. I know a lot of people find it hard to get into the swing of how things work when they go somewhere new, but it can be the best way to really feel where you are.

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The Best Way To See The Hawaiian Islands

Stockpiling Moms

If you are looking for the best way to see the Hawaiian Islands I have the answer or you. In December my family went on an amazing vacation to Hawaii. It was the trip of a lifetime. We left relaxed. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. Travel Reviews The Best Way To See The Hawaiian Islands

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World Wisdom: EcoPod Refill Stations and Penelope Robin

Motherhood Moments

Singer/songwriter Penelope Robin ’s philanthropic efforts have already been making a BIG impact on not only the music world, but animal activism through her #AdoptYourBestie initiative, and now the world of Environmental Conservation. Teaming up with EcoPod - the new alternative to single-use plastics for home and personal care products - the company is launching a brand new initiative with Robin as youth ambassador along with her new song “World Full of Love”.

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Summer Fun Guide 2019

Family Balance Sheet

After a long-snowy-polar vortex winter, are you dreaming of blue skies and sunny days? We are! Summer is my kids’ favorite season. What’s not for them to love?

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IS TERM INSURANCE PURE PROTECTION PLAN?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

We live in a world filled with risks and uncertainties. People, their families, their properties and their assets are constantly at exposed to a variety of risks. Insurance plans are a vital part of every person’s life for it acts as a safety net for when an individual is in need of monetary assistance due to certain circumstances.

Free Printable Coupons for Pets

Couponing 101

Here is your weekly roundup of free printable coupons for pets. Just click, print and redeem on your next trip to the store! Remember to read the coupon carefully so you know what it applies to and when it expires.

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Lunch Ideas for Kids

Penny Pinchin' Mom

When it comes to packing lunches for school, you might be looking for something other than the standard PB&J sandwich. My kids certainly agree. This printable kids school lunch ideas menu can help!

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Free Bowknot Flat Sandals for Baby Girl! {Score 2 Pairs!}

The Frugal Girls

These free bowknot flat sandals for baby girls are perfect for the summer and your budget! Right now is the perfect time to score yourself another adorable summer baby freebie! You can score your Free Bowknot Flat Sandals for Baby Girl when you use promo code 1FRUGALBABY at checkout.

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Get a Free Slurpee on 7/11 at 7-Eleven {11am-7pm}

Living Rich with Coupons

On 7/11 we all can get FREE SMALL SLURPEES from 11am – 7pm at your local 7-Eleven Store! If you join 7Rewards and use the app to scan your free 7/11 day Slurpee you’l have a coupon for 1 free slurpee any size waiting for you within 30 days! If you’re hungry you can also. Read More.

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Tuesday Tip | Make disposable products inconvenient.

The Frugal Girl

This post contains affiliate links, which earn revenue for this site at no extra cost to you. See my disclosure policy here. If you’re trying to avoid using disposable products (a sensible frugal move!), make it inconvenient to use them.

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10 Tips for Planning an Awesome Staycation

Shereen Travels Cheap

Sometimes you just need to get away. Unfortunately, it's not always in the budget. I travel 3-5 weeks a year and it's not always enough. I get it.

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How to See More Characters at Walt Disney World

Stockpiling Moms

Getting a chance to meet Mickey or Minnie, while visiting Disney World, is on every child’s bucket list. Yet spending over an hour in line, per character, can really take away time from rides and. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. Travel Tips How to See More Characters at Walt Disney World

Parenting Pointers: 3 Adverse Childhood Experiences That Linger Long Into Adulthood

Motherhood Moments

Adversity hits everyone at various points in adult life, whether it comes in the form of physical injury, sickness, loss of a loved one, loss of a job, a broken romance, financial problems, or a series of disappointments that don’t seem fair.

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How to Save Money on Groceries

Family Balance Sheet

Looking for ways to save money on groceries? Groceries is one budget category that can get out of control very quickly. However, groceries is also an easy budget category to control, but it takes some planning, skill, and organization.

Go Green, Save Money, Live Healthy

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

When balancing our lives, there are many things that we need to consider. Life is full of surprises and being ready for them is very important. Two of the most important facets of our lives is remaining healthy, and being financially sound. These two aspects can often reflect one another.

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Sunday Grocery Coupons Roundup

Couponing 101

Here is your Sunday roundup of free printable grocery coupons. Just click, print and save before you go grocery shopping for the week! Remember to read the coupon carefully so you know what it applies to and when it expires.

ShopRite Ad Scan For 07/21/19 Thru 07/27/19 Is Here!

For the Mommas

ShopRite Ad Scan For 07/21/19 Thru 07/27/19 Is Here! Here is your NEW ShopRite Ad Scan for the sales running 07/21/19 Thru 07/27/19. Please note: Prices and select sale items may vary by location. Preview The NEW ShopRite Ad Scan For 7/21 HERE.

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Eat more of the good foods.

The Frugal Girl

Back in April, CNN published an article about a global diet study that had sort of surprising results: Many diet-related deaths are due not to over-consumption of bad foods, but to under-consumption of good foods, such as whole grains, fruit, nuts, and seeds.

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What I Spent, What We Ate | 4th of July week

The Frugal Girl

Well, hi! I’ve been absent for two days, due partially to the holiday and also to the fact that I have been busy painting. I have things to show you next week! What I Spent. I spent $120 at the grocery stores this week, and I accidentally did not get a Hungry Harvest.

Vintage fashion, a cereal bag reuse, and more!

The Frugal Girl

Time for Five Frugal Things, people. I used a cereal bag to freeze turkey. I saved the enormous plastic bag from a Costco-sized box of Cheerios because I thought it might come in handy. And it did, yesterday!

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Two twin beds: painted!

The Frugal Girl

Way back in 2003, when I was pregnant with Sonia, we bought a bunkbed for Joshua and Lisey to share. Later, Lisey and Sonia shared it, and then until last year, Sonia and Zoe shared it. So, every kid in our family has slept in this bed!

Kids Get Stressed Too! And the Gift of Travel is the Best Relief

Shereen Travels Cheap

What kinds of things do you see crop up on your kids’ Christmas and birthday wish lists year after year? Toys and games? Clothes and shoes? Games consoles? Bikes or skateboards? Phones, tablets or other electronic devices? Weird novelty items that refuse to go away like slime ?

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Unique Summer Family Vacation Ideas For Family Fun

Stockpiling Moms

Vacation time, no matter the time of year can be stressful. Finding amazing family-friendly vacation locations can be daunting, especially if the place you wish to visit is overly popular. Unique. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. Travel Tips Unique Summer Family Vacation Ideas For Family Fun

Thrifty Thinking: Your 9-Month Pregnancy Financial Plan

Motherhood Moments

The word ‘lifechanging’ is an understatement when you learn that you’re about to add a little one to your family. Over those nine months of pregnancy, you instinctively learn how to re-adjust your lifestyle to make plans for an expanded family. No small matter is your financial house.

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Christmas Savings Club | June 2019

Family Balance Sheet

Welcome to the 2019 Christmas Savings Club. The club is open to anyone who wants monthly accountability to save for a cash Christmas.

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Eco-Friendly Properties – The Next Big Thing of 2019

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

There’s no doubt that the world has become more conscious of environmental issues over recent years. Evidence suggests that consumers are now more aware of ethical and environmental issues surrounding the goods and services they use, with research from the Ethical Consumerism Report revealing that 50 per cent of consumers had avoided a product due to a company’s bad reputation.

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Where to Get Free Donuts on National Donut Day

Couponing 101

National Donut Day is on June 7, 2019! If you don’t already have plans to celebrate, it’s time to mark it down on your calendar. Several retailers are offering free donut deals for the festive holiday. Here’s where you can go to grab a free donut on National Donut Day.

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ShopRite: All & Snuggle Laundry Products JUST $1.49 Each Starting 7/21!

For the Mommas

ShopRite: All & Snuggle Laundry Products JUST $1.49 Each Starting 7/21! Starting 7/21, ShopRite has All & Snuggle Laundry Products priced at only $2.49 In addition to this, we have All & Snuggle Laundry Products coupon inserts to use on this deal that will make your final price ONLY $1.49

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Use less self-control: Avoid spending triggers

The Frugal Girl

I was listening to a How to Money podcast episode recently (while sanding Sonia and Zoe’s beds!) and they said something about spending triggers…which triggered some thinking for me.

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5 ways to make yourself miserable after a money mistake

The Frugal Girl

Did you incur a late fee? Have you forgotten to pay a bill and been charged interest? Did you miss the return window on a purchase? Did cancelling that appointment slip your mind? The one where you have to pay the full amount? Maybe you broke something expensive or botched a repair.

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I’m not passionate about cooking. I just like to eat.

The Frugal Girl

I think there’s a difference. People who are passionate about cooking seem to really enjoy the process. They like to play around in the kitchen, and cooking seems to fulfill some creative desires inside of them.

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What am I going to do with an empty nest?

The Frugal Girl

Kristen, Gosh, time has flown by! Just read your post about having two HS grads — I think I started reading your Frugal Girl when everyone was a baby! Zoe and me around the time I started blogging. So, I was just wondering if you had been doing any advanced planning for an empty nest?

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Homemade Chewy Snickerdoodles

The Frugal Girl

Recently, I was out with Mr. FG for dinner and I saw a big snickerdoodle cookie at the cash register. I hadn’t had a snickerdoodle in ages, so I decided to give it a try. Friends, let me tell you: It was a crushing disappointment of a cookie.

Five Frugal Things | Pumpkin oats, 50 cent Frosties, and more

The Frugal Girl

I’m using up pumpkin in my oatmeal. I made a batch of pumpkin muffins on Monday and annoyingly enough, they did not use the whole can. So, I’ve been stirring a few tablespoons of pumpkin into my oatmeal, along with spices like allspice and cloves.

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Money Makers: 5 Ways Professionals Can Succeed As New Entrepreneurs

Motherhood Moments

It’s been a common occurrence in recent years: Company downsizing or restructuring has left skilled professionals looking for a job. Or, feeling constrained, they jump to a better growth opportunity.

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Christmas Savings Club | May 2019

Family Balance Sheet

Welcome to the 2019 Christmas Savings Club. The club is open to anyone who wants monthly accountability to save for a cash Christmas.

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