Tips & Recommendations to make the most of your visit to Universal Studios

Visiting Universal Studios Orlando can be an overwhelming experience, especially the first time you go. From the minute you get out of the car or shuttle and make your way in, there is so much to see and take in. Every bit of it is extremely well done & there are so many neat details [...]

Treasure Hunt time!

This hunt is brought to you by the Money Mavens, an elite group of bloggers working to save you money! Each week we will present a treasure hunt where you can win big! What is the Prize: Just like a real treasure hunt you do not know what you will win. Each week it will [...]

Crest & Oral-B Life Opens Up Project

Brett Martin This Mama Loves Her Bargains

Crest & Oral-B Life Opens Up Project  gives a new "catch phrase" to follow- "Life opens up when you do."  Its true.  I think the world- and life- does open up when you do.  I can tell you that when I am faced with a new group of people, in person or online, if I'm closed [...]

Dash for Cash winners from 8/1

  Congratulations to all of the 8/1 Dash 4 Cash & Other Prizes winners!  If you're on the winner's list, check your email to look for an email about your prize.  You have 48 hours to claim your prize before another winner will be chosen.     Make sure that you continue to follow the [...]

Benjamin Moore DIY Consumer Panel accepting new members!!

Benjamin Moore DIY Consumer Panel is open for new members.  If you are selected to participate in the Benjamin Moore's Consumer Advisory Board, you will be asked to commit to participating in at least one survey a month. You will have the opportunity to provide your thoughts about the topics under discussion by answering survey questions [...]

Kids Frugal Fun: Watermelon Tambourine

Each week Momondealz brings you a kids craft that is fun, frugal, and educational. August 3rd is National Watermelon Day so this week's craft is centered around this delicious snack. For the remainder of August, I will also be concentrating on kindergarten skills in the educational activities section at the bottom. Enjoy! Watermelon Tambourine Materials: [...]

Kmart this week

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Kmart ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check Just Trying To Save Money. ***Special Note for Kmart*** Kmart has a Shop Your Way Rewards Member Loyalty Card that you will want to make sure you are signed up for. It is FREE and just like [...]

Pocket Purifier: Kill germs without chemicals (Giveaway)

pocket purifier

As a mom I am always looking for a quick and simple way to make sure my son is not exposed to too many germs. The Pocket Purifier is a compact germicidal light that uses the same UV-C light that is often used to sterilize surgical instruments. This hand-held sterilizer is powered by 4 AA [...]

Mabel’s Labels Ultimate Back-to-School Combo™(Giveaway)


Those of you with little ones know how easy it is to lose personal items.  What better way to keep track of all your kids "stuff" than to label it.  I am personally a fan of labelling everything.  Don't tell my husband, but I would just DIE for a personal label maker.  Perhaps for a [...]

Good Friends Just Click

Let’s be friends, link, click, and connect! No rules! Link up and follow as many as you can on the link below. Become bloggy friends- because you know, blog friends are some of the best friends you can have in life -just ask us! Leaving comments is a plus on your way to new friendships. [...]