Making Back to School Less Stressful (This Mama Loves)

Making Back to School Less Stressful

This post is part of a sponsored promotion with This Mama Loves and Fruit of the Loom.  Opinions are my own. I can so clearly remember the first time I experienced one of my children having a true tantrum.  It had been a good run for me.  My oldest daughter was 10 and the boys [...]

$15 for $50 from Mixbook

Wowee! There is a HOT Groupon today at Mixbook. For $15 you can get $50 worth of Photo Books, Cards, and More!!! This is a deal to grab for Christmas!!! I definitely foresee photo books in our future. The Fine Print: Expires Feb 8, 2012. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a [...]

Amazing deal on Garmin Forerunner 405 watches

There is an amazing deal on Garmin Forerunner 405 watches right now Hurry, quickly, over to Amazon where you can pick up the Garmin Forerunner 405 Wireless GPS-Enabled Sports Watch with USB ANT Stick and Heart Rate Monitor in Black or the Garmin Forerunner 405 Wireless GPS-Enabled Sports Watch with USB ANT Stick and Heart [...]

Another FREE PAIR contacts- Bausch &Lomb PureVision®2 HD

Experience exceptional vision – starting today, with a free trial of PureVision2 HD contact lenses. Fill in the form to get your FREE trial lens certificate. Print a copy and bring it with you next time you visit your eye care professional. An eye exam may be necessary before receiving your free trial, and the [...]

New coupons at!

New, month, new coupons!! Happy printing (and saving...) Food Coupons $0.50 off Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal $0.75 off any Chex cereal $0.75 off Cocoa Puffs cereal $1.00 off any 3 General Mills Divisional cereals $1.00 off 2 Barber Foods Stuffed Chicken Breast $0.50 off Bisquick Baking Mix $0.50 off Nature Valley Granola Thins $0.75 off [...]

Target this week

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Target ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check Just Trying To Save Money. ***Special Note for Target*** Target accepts manufacturer coupons and Internet printable coupons. Target also has Target Store Coupons that you can print and combine with manufacturer coupons. At this time they do [...]

Contact Us

If you follow theSaving Toward a Better Life blog you know they post 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 [...]

The Lion’s Deceit by Mpho Otukile

the lion's deceit

The Lion's Deceit is a wonderful children's book in which a lazy lion uses trickery to get his food so he doesn't have to hunt for it- and there are several lessons to be learned along the way. We love books in our house and are always excited to have new ones to read- my [...]

Dash for Cash tonight!!

The next Dash 4 Cash will be held TODAY (8/1) from 9PM– 10 PM EST. Several blogs have joined together to give you the chance to win hundreds of $$$ in great prizes.  Each blog is contributing a prize for one winner. RULES - To enter, you must "like" as many Facebook pages as you [...]

Backyard Safari Outfitters- a must have for summer fun!

backyard safari

My kids LOVE being outside. They love to play outside, read outside, craft outside, hike, hunt, roll, help, work- you name it, they are happy to do it outdoors.  They love having adventures, and the older they get, the more they want to have their own adventures without mom and dad "interrupting" (interfering) and putting [...]

Amazon Textbook Trade-In

Amazon wants to help you save on college textbook costs! Save Up to 90% on Used Textbooks: Shop the Textbooks Store and save up to 90% on used textbooks, up to 30% on new textbooks, and get up to 70% back when you sell them back through the Book Trade-In Program. Save Up to 80% [...]