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15 Cheap/Free Ideas to Make You Feel Happier

The Frugal Girl

Inside of yesterday’s post about dealing with financial discouragement , I started to make a list of these, and I realized it would better to do that in a stand-alone post. There are plenty of ways to lift your spirits if money is no object (massage! dinner out! a vacation! shopping!).

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Camp Communication Email Templates: Camp Registration Open

Simply CVS

While there are tons of ways to market to new families and increase your enrollment for next summer, with all the talk about “new families” sometimes marketing to your existing families gets forgotten.

Great Fall Travel Tips

Shereen Travels Cheap

Fall is here! Now's the best time to travel to a lot of places, because airfare and hotel deals are less expensive than other times of the year. We tend to do a lot of things in the fall, including going on our big yearly vacation.

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Book Nook: Nature-Inspired Art Books from Walter Foster

Motherhood Moments

I recently had a chance to review two nature-inspired art books from Walter Foster. These were both a lot of fun to review, especially for my nature-loving artistic daughter!

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How We Frugal-ed this Week: 10/12/18

Family Balance Sheet

Frugal Friday: A recap of how we frugal-ed our way through the week. so that we have more money to put towards our financial goals. Our mission: Live WELL On LESS Money. What We Ate this Week: I make an effort each week to serve my family delicious food but still stick to the budget.

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20 Delicious Slow Cooker Soup Recipes

Stockpiling Moms

The cooler temperatures of fall mean it is time to start adding these Delicious Slow Cooker Soup Recipes to your menu. Soup is a great comfort food and is always so budget friendly. Making something. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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Six Eco-friendly Ways to Save Money for You and Your Family

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Transportation. From a money-saving and environment-friendly perspective, this may be the most obvious solution to making room in your budget in an eco-conscious manner. Heading into the summer, gas prices will continue to go up, so transportation alternatives can really help. Carpooling, public transportation, and biking are all terrific ways to cut down trips to the gas pump while decreasing your own personal carbon footprint left on the environment.

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ShopRite: FREE Smithfield Ham Steaks Thru 9/15!

For the Mommas

ShopRite: FREE Smithfield Ham Steaks Thru 9/15! We have a NEW Smithfield coupon, woot! This week thru 9/15 Smithfield Ham Steaks on sale for $1.00 each and in addition to this, we have a new $1.50/1 Smithfield Anytime Favorites product coupon available to print.

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Easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin Recipe!

The Frugal Girls

I’ve got an easy Marinated Pork Tenderloin Recipe to share with you today! This Glazed Pork Tenderloin Recipe is perfect for your next holiday dinner or for any day of the week! I love easy recipes, but this tasty pork tenderloin has an added bonus… it’s healthy!

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Save on Fairlife Products

Stretching A Buck

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. TwoMilksInAPod #CollectiveBias. Connect to what’s real. The best ingredients start at the farm. Dairy farmers across the U.S.

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Tuesday Tip | Boil your stinky kitchen washcloths

The Frugal Girl

Hat tip to my friend Stacy for this idea! You know how your kitchen washcloths get a funky stink over time, even if you are a responsible washcloth user? I’m super faithful about using a fresh one every single morning. I rinse mine out and hang them over the oven handle to dry overnight.

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The first Swago: Shopping Edition of 2018!

Simply CVS

Disclosure: Links to Swagbucks in this post are my referral links. Thank you for using my links. I also earned SB for sharing this promotion. Still recovering from all of your holiday shopping? The online rewards site Swagbucks has a smart and fun way for you to earn and save when you spend. Swagbucks is hosting another round of Shopping Swago! What is SWAGO you ask? It's a

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Get 300 bonus SB when you sign up for Swagbucks in October

Shereen Travels Cheap

All throughout October you can earn large bonuses when sign up as my referral on Swagbucks. Swagbucks is a rewards site where you earn points (called SB) for things you're probably doing online already, like searching the web, watching videos, shopping, discovering deals, and taking surveys.

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Healthy Habits: Autism 101 - What Parents Need to know about Autism Today

Motherhood Moments

By Jeanne Beard (Mother of two sons with special needs, Autism expert, & Founder of National Autism Academy ) Does the word AUTISM make you shudder? Newest statistics from the Center for Disease Control in the U.S. sites 1:59 children being diagnosed with autism today!

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Facing 50

Family Balance Sheet

It happened. I turned 49 last month. I survived…but my mom’s homemade birthday cake had a lot to do with it. Now I’m on the road to the big 5-0! Half of me is in such denial that I want to hide in bed under my covers.

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Frugal Thanksgiving Dinner Tips

Stockpiling Moms

Planning the holiday meals can be a huge expense, so we are sharing some of our favorite Frugal Thanksgiving Dinner Tips to help you plan ahead for the favorite season. Whether you are eating alone. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Sleep and Mental Health: How Late Nights Affect Your Brain

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

We all know how it feels to miss a night’s sleep. Tired, groggy, and irritable, all we want is to be to be left alone. Nothing a good night’s rest can’t fix right? Well yes, if it’s just one night’s missed sleep but what if it’s every night? An increasing amount of us aren’t getting sufficient sleep and more and more of us are suffering from sleep disorders. What few of us realize is the long term impact that sleeping badly on a regular basis have on our mental health.

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Sponsored Post: Win Justin Timberlake Tickets with The New Real 106.1 presents Gary Barbera’s Rear On A Wrangler

Frugal Philly Mom

Now through October 17th, listen to Chio in the Morning with Shila on Real 106.1 for your chance to win Gary Barbera’s Rear on a Wrangler 2 year lease plus Justin Timberlake tickets!! Check out Gary Barbera’s website for more info! link].

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ShopRite: FREE Tide Simply Pods Starting 10/14!

For the Mommas

ShopRite: FREE Tide Simply Pods Starting 10/14! Starting 10/14, ShopRite has Tide Simply Pods Detergent priced at only $1.99 In addition to this, we have a Tide Simply Pods coupon insert to use on this deal that will make your final price FREE!

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Smart Tricks to Lower Your Cell Phone Bill Today

Penny Pinchin' Mom

These days, a cell phone is not a much a want as it is a need. We use them for more than just making phone calls. They are used for budgeting, games, entertainment, health and so much more! With the need for a phone increasing, so is the desire to find a way to reduce your cell phone bill.

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Wrigley Assorted Halloween Candy for $0.07 per Piece

Stretching A Buck

On Amazon right now you can get Assorted Wrigley Skittles, Starburst and Hubba Bubba Gum Halloween Candy Bag, 200 Fun Size Pieces, 82.98 ounces for just $13.99 when you clip the $1 off coupon! This works out to just $0.07 per piece of candy – a great price for Halloween.

It’s not the stuff that creates good memories

The Frugal Girl

The other day, my mom forwarded me a link to the listing for my grandparents’ house, which is now for sale. You may remember that my grandpa died last year, and I went to South Dakota to see my beloved childhood place one more time.).

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CVS Extra Buck Deals & the Best to Roll Current ECB's Onto for the Weekly Ad of 1/14/2018 with Coupon Match-ups

Simply CVS

Here are the coupon match ups for extra buck deals for the CVS weekly ad of January 14, 2018. There's a pretty good deal on Boost this week, if you can get your hands on two of last week's coupon inserts. This would be great to donate to a food pantry, adult daycare, or Hospice!!! These include the best CVS extra buck deals for rolling. Each week I make a list of the extra buck deals that. 1 14 CVS ad rolling extra bucks

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10 Things to Do On Every Trip

Shereen Travels Cheap

Sometimes we get so caught up in planning a trip, saving for it, and seeing things that we don't stop to take time to actually experience our destination. Sure, there are plenty of things you should do on every trip that make it more affordable and easier, but what about the trip itself?

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Book Nook: Books About Use of Time from Boys Town

Motherhood Moments

Books can be a great way to help kids learn about and develop different skills. Boys Town Press aims to help readers learn about a wide variety of skills, and I recently had a chance to review several books that focus on appropriate use of time. Michael McMichaels Vol.

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Introducing: Family Budget Spreadsheets

Family Balance Sheet

I’ve been working behind the scenes on a tool that I personally use to track and organize our finances: Family Budget Spreadsheets. This package of 9 Microsoft Excel spreadsheets is designed to help you organize your finances, plan for major purchases, create a budget, understand your cash flow, and track your net worth. Many years ago, we could say yes to the questions in the above graphic. This blog was based on my very first spreadsheet, the Family Balance Sheet.

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Free Disney Pumpkin Stencils: Over 130 Printable Pumpkin Carving Patterns!

BabyGoodBuys

View Post. The post Free Disney Pumpkin Stencils: Over 130 Printable Pumpkin Carving Patterns! appeared first on BabySavers. DIY arts and crafts disney Disney printables diy halloween lifestyle Pumpkin Carving

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How to Save Money on An Engagement Ring

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

When you finally decide that you’ve found “the one” and you’re ready to splash out on an engagement ring, you want to make sure that you choose the perfect stone. Unfortunately, a lot of us assume that we can’t afford to buy a diamond – when that isn’t always the case. There are actually plenty of ways that you can get your hands on an affordable conflict-free diamond without having to work all the hours of the day, or compromise on appearance.

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Sneak Peek: JBF Lower Bucks Fall 2018 Consignment Sale

Frugal Philly Mom

Yes it’s mid October and it’s still not cold but it’s coming! Make sure you check out this season’s JBF Lower Bucks Consignment Sale at the Sportsplex in Feasterville this weekend. I always recommend this sale for those living in Lower Bucks or near by Northeast Philly.

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Giant: FREE Chameleon Cold Brew Thru 10/25!

For the Mommas

Giant: FREE Chameleon Cold Brew Thru 10/25! You can score Chameleon Cold Brew for Free with a coupon. This coupon is good for one Chameleon Cold Brew (max value $3.00. You will need to load the digital coupon by 10/12 and redeem by 10/25. Giant deal thru 10/25/18: Buy (1) Chameleon Cold Brew $3.00

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JCPenney Promo Code – Score 6 Piece Towel Set Only $12

Coupon Dad

JCPenney Promo Code – Get Extra 20% Off. Another great deal for the home. With this JCPenney promo code, you can score a 6 piece Expressions towel set. That’s 2 bath towels, 2 hand towels, and 2 wash clothes for only $11.99.

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Best Side Hustle You Can Do From Home!

The Frugal Girls

Today I want to share with you the best side hustle you can do from home! It’s that time of year when some extra cash really comes in handy. So get yourself some!!

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The best thing to remember when you feel like life is unfair

The Frugal Girl

Maybe it’s not THE best thing, but it’s a good thing to remember. Everyone who lives on this planet is subject to unfair, unpleasant things. Some more than others, to be sure, but all of us experience some difficulties in life that aren’t really our fault.

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CVS Extra Buck Deals & the Best to Roll Current ECB's Onto for the Weekly Ad of 1/21/2018 with Coupon Match-ups

Simply CVS

Here are the coupon match ups for extra buck deals for the CVS weekly ad of January 21, 2018. Excited to see Arnicare on ECBs, I don't know if we've used that brand, but we really like Arnica gel in our family for bruises and sore muscles, and it's hard to find and not real cheap. These include the best CVS extra buck deals for rolling. Each week I make a list of the extra buck deals that. 1 21 CVS ad rolling extra bucks

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Spooky Fun with the October Shop Swago Board!

Shereen Travels Cheap

Swagbucks is hosting another round of Shop Swago! What is SWAGO you ask? It's a bingo-inspired promotion run by Swagbucks, a website that rewards you with points (called SB) for completing everyday online activities. You can redeem those SB for free gift cards.

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Healthy Habits: Lung Cancer

Motherhood Moments

Stage 3 non-small cell lung cancer – or “NSCLC” – is estimated to affect over 43,000 patients annually in the United States. This type of lung cancer occurs when the cancer has spread to nearby tissue or lymph nodes within the chest, but has not spread to distant parts of the body.

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Chit Chat: End of Summer 2018 Edition

Family Balance Sheet

The end of summer edition of Chit Chat. Here’s a peek at what’s going on with me, my family, and our life since my last Chit Chat. . I was vacant from the blog and its social media for much of the summer.

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