End of Summer Giveaway 2

End of Summer Celebration: Giveaway #2 Nintendo Selects: Mario Strikers Charged WIN IT BEFORE YOU CAN BUY IT! Characters from the Mario universe clash in a sensational battle-sport based on the original Nintendo GameCube™ title, Super Mario Strikers. In the Road to the Striker Cup mode, players take their favorite captain and compete through a set of tournaments. ...

How to ensure you will never, ever mow the lawn again.

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Or at least not anytime soon.  Step 1: Mow lawn.  You can do a little or a lot.  Be real, though.  I mean, you don't want to make it obvious or anything. Step 2: Clog up the pipe-y, tube-y thingy that tunnels the grass clippings into the bagger um...well, bags.  Step 3: Seek out your spouse, and ...

End of Summer Giveaway

End of Summer Celebration: Giveaway #1 Nintendo Selects: Super Mario Galaxy WIN IT BEFORE YOU CAN BUY IT! The Nintendo Selects collection invite players to interact with Nintendo's iconic Mario™ character in imaginative and entertaining ways: Super Mario Galaxy is an out-of-this-world adventure in which Mario must travel through outer space to rescue Princess Peach™ from the devious ...

FREE Daily Tips for Frugal Living

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Because we women manage our household finances, why not read some money-saving tips and financial how-tos to enrich your life. Join Learnvest and get free frugal living tips so that you can afford your dreams and start building your wealth. When it comes to frugal tips, Learnvest is one of my favorite sites. They offer great ...

Free Activities this Weekend

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This weekend there are many free activities to keep our families entertained! AC Moore: Saturday August 20th 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm - Julie Comstock Laliberi Hair Accessorie Demo JoAnn Fabric and Craft Store: Saturday August 20th 11:00 am until 1:00 pm Xyron Back-to-School Make It-Take It 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm Jesse James & Pepperell Braiding: Jewelry demo Kidtoons Films: ...

Back to School- Do you still use Grills and Smokers after summer ends?

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I love using our grill.  Barbeque.  Whatever you call it, I love me some freshly grilled anything.  Just last night, I marinated chicken and veggies in light italian dressing and garlic (a recipe I found on CooksIllustrated.com via our friend Jonny) and made kebabs alternating the chicken and chunks of pineapple.  Oh, my stars.  Yummy.   We ...

American Girl Hosts Cecile & Marie-Grace Charity Ball August 29th in Boston & Other Cities

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Cécile & Marie-Grace Charity Ball You and your girl can be among the first to celebrate our newest historical characters—Cécile Rey and Marie-Grace Gardner! Your girl is invited to wear her fanciest dress to this benefit party inspired by the costume balls of 1850s New Orleans. Enjoy a delicious meal, learn ballroom dance steps, make fun ...

Contact Us

If you follow the blog you know Saving Toward a Better Life  posts a company a day to contact. Contacting companies is a great way to get coupons! Why? Because 99% of the time, they will reward the time you took to provide them with feedback with coupons!! Read more. Here is a recap of who we ...

Have you sold unwanted gold? Cash4Gold.com experiences?

I keep seeing ads like this <--- and I know that some people in my life have successfully sold broken or unwanted gold jewelry and silver for cash- some online and some in person (like gold parties) but when I went to a place in person, they offered me literally almost nothing for my pieces- ...

Family Dollar

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Family Dollar ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check Just Trying To Save Money. ***Special Note for Family Dollar*** Family Dollar accepts manufacturer coupons, Internet printable coupons and Family Dollar store coupons. You can also combine a manufacturer coupon with a Family Dollar coupon as long as ...