Back to School Options for Mom

Back to School Options for Moms #FlexPath

This post is sponsored by and crafted with Capella University; however, all opinions are my own. If you are like us, the dust has started to settle and the kids are back in school.  The peace and quiet is nice at first and you can get things caught up that had fallen behind over the [...]

Contact Us

If you follow the Saving Toward a Better Life blog you know she 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 [...]

Aldi Deals

Thanks to How Can I Tell My Ex Bf Thank You For The Time He Has His Cell Phone Shut Off" target="_blank">Cincinnati Cents for this week's Aldi deals: Mixed Squash (24 oz.), $1.29 Celery, $0.59 Baby Carrots, $0.49 Red Grapes, $0.99/lb. Friendly Farms Gallon Milk, $1.99 Lunch Buddies Applesauce Cups (6 ct.), $1.29 Millville Apple [...]

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 [...]

FREE $10 Cash from DailyDeelz

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Just like Groupon- but when your friends and family take advantage of signing up for Daily Deelz when you share your deal, you get CASH instead of credits.  Sweet!!  *note from 8/13/11*You get $5 for signing up and when you "like" them on Facebook (look in their right sidebar) your account is credited an additional [...]

Enter “Talenti’s Cutest Moments” Photo Contest to Win Big!


With summer comes cool treats, like ice cream, pops and gelato.  With these treats often comes sticky hands, gooey faces and messy smiles.  More often than not we parents snap photos of our kids looking adorable with their cool summer treats- here is your chance to take those snapshots of your messy cuties and enter [...]

Great Deal on Crayola Dry Erase Crayons PLUS a Crayola Freebie!


Fans of Crayola on Facebook can get a printable for .75 off any dry erase board set AND .50 off any dry erase crayons!!  ToysRUs has Buy One Get One Free (BOGO) Crayola products this week including ALL Crayola crayons (including dry erase) which means you can bring 2 of the .50 coupons in and [...]

Pressman Toys Pretty Ponies and Silly Socks (Giveaway)

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Summer is full of so many things to do outside  when the weather cooperates- but for those days when the weather doesn't cooperate and we do have to be inside, crafts and games have been the first things I turn to.  My kids will all three of them sit at the table and color, glue, use stickers, [...]

Lunchbox Ideas: Sweet Potato Chips

Each week Just Trying To Save Money will bring you a new Lunchbox Idea to help you have healthier Lunchbox options and to keep your kiddos interested in their lunch! One of my biggest goals this school year is to provide my girls with healthier lunchbox options and to offer them more variety. Last year [...]