iCarly: The i <3 iCarly Collection (Giveaway) (Street Date: July 19)

i heart icarly

We're only just beginning to delve into the world of non-preschool shows in this house.  Thanks to my niece E who is our babysitter, we were introduced to iCarly, which is cute and fun...and E has a friend who looks just like Miranda Cosgrove who plays iCarly!  As a mom I like how this show ...

The New Bar Code: Not Fraudulent

Due to the significant number of people who have been using the UPC bar code on coupons to commit coupon fraud your coupons now look a bit different when you print them. If you pull almost any coupon out of your book/envelope/binder you will notice the coupon most likely has two types of bar codes on ...

The Help to be in theaters 8/10…special viewings 8/9 for those in… #TheHelpMovie

Right now, I'm wishing I lived nearer to a "major" city.  Why?  Because...if you live in one of 10 lucky cities (Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Detroit, Charlotte, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Baltimore, Houston and Dallas-Ft. Worth), grab your girlfriends, mothers, sisters, etc. and groups of 5 or more can purchase tickets to a special Tuesday night, August ...

Have you tried Snapily?

I haven't, tried Snapily yet but I just saw they have a $3 credit for signing up- has anyone tried them?  I think this looks like it could be something really fun especially for gift giving!! [ad#glam between posts]

Kids Frugal Fun: Macaroni Ladybug Plate

Each week Momondealz brings you a kids craft that is fun, frugal, and educational. July 7th is Macaroni day so this week's craft will focus on using macaroni noodles for some learning fun! Macaroni Ladybug Plate Materials: Macaroni Noodles(use coupon here to save on these noodles) Paper Plate (use coupon here to save on Chinet) Markers or Paint Glue Directions: 1. Color or ...

Usborne Books through Kelly (Giveaway AND Huge Discount for New Consultants!)

Fairy Cooking

I LOVE children's books.  Well, really, I love all books, but children's literature has always been something I've held close to my heart.  One of my favorite places to find books is Usborne Books, and one of my favorite people to get them from is Usborne Books through Kelly!  Usborne Books carries lots and lost ...

What’s cooking at your house tonight?

I'm ALWAYS on the hunt for new recipes. Partly because I get bored with what I make all the time but also because I'm not exactly "Bretty Crocker" and I love finding recipes that are easy but taste delicious- with a kind of no-fail possibility.  Tall order, I know.  But once in a while I ...

Burt’s Bees Pollinates Schools!

I think you know by now that I feel strongly about doing what we can to protect our earth and minimize our impact on it.  I try to teach my children to do the same, but I also think that we should all be working on educating ourselves about this, and our children, because I ...

Some fun craft ideas in honor of Winnie the Pooh: in theaters July 15

This Pooh Cake is just the sweetest cake I've seen.  It looks awesome, and not complicated to me...which is key.  I may try to make it for my kids' family birthday party.  We'll see.  Maybe we'll just make the cake to celebrate the movie's release on July 15th!  Any day is a good day for cake, ...