Guest Post: Being Frugal even with Baby Necessities!!

When my husband and I decided to expand our family of 4 (2 humans and 2 dogs) and add a baby to the mix, the first worry that crossed my mind was our finances. Our pups I'm a very frugal person by nature and prefer to spend my hard-earned dollars on things like clothes or shoes (for ...

Frugal Eats: Fruit Salsa (Guest Post)

I have been buying Bountiful Baskets the past few months and with that comes TONS of fruits and veggies that I might not have bought regularly. I have thought up a few ways to use some of the odd items here and there, or have traded with a friend. Well, I am no longer trading ...

Yo Gabba Gabba: Circus (Street date 6/14) Giveaway

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How To Get Your Ex Back Girlfriend sin_il?ie=UTF8&tag=thimamlovherb-20&linkCode=as2&camp=217153&creative=399701&creativeASIN=B004V2S4XI"> What's more fun than the friends from Yo Gabba Gabba in 4 beloved episodes on one DVD?  Adding a fifth, never before seen episode and guest starts like Weird Al Yankovic, Sarah Silverman and Fred Armisen!  We don't get any channels that air YGG but it was love at first ...

MI-DEL Organic Cookies Review and Giveaway to 4 readers!!!

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    Have you seen MI-DEL cookies in your store?  I have never tried them before, but have noticed them in the natural food section of my store.   I am always up for a challenge.  So, when someone asks a pregnant woman to review cookies she jumps at the chance!  I used the MI-DEL handy store locator which ...

Guest Post: Food Planning For Busy People

Food Planning For Busy People We know life is more hectic than it was 60 years ago. Our pace is faster, our workload larger, and the time we have to get everything done is shorter. Convenience gadgets and fast food are partially a response to how hurried our lives have become. But getting into the ...

The Hidden Connections Between Food and Childhood Ailments

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WHAT’S EATING YOUR CHILD? The Hidden Connections Between Food and Childhood Ailments was just released on June 6th. Authored by Nutrition Detective Kelly Dorfman, MS, LND, this book is a wealth of resources for those parents who are interested in looking at different ways things your child ingests can be affecting their body and their ...

Aldi Produce Picks

If you've never shopped at Aldi before, you should read up on how the store is run before making a trip. You can read my introduction to Aldi post here. Aldi has unbeatable prices on produce. Here are the top picks for this week: Sweet Corn 4 ear packs - 99c If you've never shopped at Aldi before, ...

*RECALL* Emma’s Garden Polka-Dot Girls’ Dresses

Name of Product: Emma's Garden® Polka-Dot girls' dresses Units: About 21,000 in the U.S.; 2,600 in Canada Importer: The TJX Companies, Inc., of Framingham, Mass. Hazard: The decorative buttons on the front of the dress can detach, posing a choking hazard. Incidents/Injuries: None reported in the United States or Canada Description: This recall involves the Emma's Garden® polka-dot dresses. The ...

Guest Post on Getting Fit Frugally

If you're a mom, you know how difficult it can be to fit in excercise. Many women join gyms and take advantage of their daycare facilities. Unfortunately, gym memberships were one of the first things to go when we cut our budget in order for me to stay home with the kids. However, staying fit ...

Guest Post: Would You Pick up a Penny?

Would You Pick Up a Penny? My hubby said a couple of months ago that he had hesitated to pick up a penny in front of some friends that day. He said he should have just picked it up anyway because it was worth it. I agreed with him, but since I like proof, I decided ...