Little Twig Review

I admit it.  I'm kind of addicted to baby bath products.  Not your run of the mill grocery store baby wash, but all natural super yummy smelling bath products.  There is just nothing more fun than bathing those little bodies and making them smell so sweet!  I have been dying to try Little Twig bath [...]

Frugal Gardening

Thanks, Just Trying to Save Money for this great post!!!  If you are looking for a way to save some money with out having the care of your own garden, you can always visit your local Farm. Visit PickYourOwn and search for a local farm in your area where you can tour their farm, pick [...]

Wanna Win Something (link up your giveaways too!)

Link up your giveaways- they'll be shared across all 12 of the Mavens of Money blogs!!  Expose your giveaway to hundreds of thousands!! Sidral Mundet: Apple-Flavored Soda  Tassimo Brewbot $40 Gift Card to Willow House $20 Paypal Cash Pampered Chef Healthy Cookbook Planet Flops-Eco Friendly Flip Flops $230 MobiCam video baby monitor Custom luggage tags [...]

Zoobies 3-in-1 plush pet giveaway


The Very Hungry Caterpillar is one of my all time favorite books, and my kids love it just as much as I do.  We've gone through three copies of the board book edition of it in just under 6 years, and I'm guessing we'll do at least one more before all is said and done. [...]

Good Friends Just Click

Hi All, Welcome, A Time Out for Mommy, as this weeks Guest Host! Here is the HTML for tonight's post. The link list is live now but I will be posting like 10'ish PM. All your links are already added. Thanks! Let’s be friends, link, click, and connect! No rules! Now just follow as many [...]

Lil’ Teammates Giveaway


We're born and bred New England fans around here- Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots, Hartford Whalers (I guess reluctantly we'd do the Boston Bruins too since the beloved Whale left our state...) Boston Celtics- and, being from Connecticut, diehard UCONN Husky fans.  When I saw that Lil' Teammates had these chunky little collectibles for our [...]

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 [...]

Frugal Summer Fun with Regal Theaters

 Regal Theaters offers movies every summer for the whole family to come enjoy, just for $1! They are always family friendly movies and are usually on a Tuesday or Wednesday morning! Here is our local theater's $1 movies for this summer, just to give you an idea of what movies they may be showing! Check [...]

Florida Citrus

My kids love orange  juice.  I feel like it is a far less sugary option than many juices, and don't mind them drinking it at breakfast.  (Of course, I still get away with diluting my almost 6 year old's OJ but that's another post!!).  They love nothing more than having orange juice in straw cups [...]