Baby Shower for Mom: Guest Post

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Baby showers are all about the baby, right? Everyone is excited about its arrival and its name and the possibility of playing with it. But don’t let baby fever cloud your present buying. Sure, the baby will need lots of things when it arrives, from clothes to toys, but the parents should not be neglected. ...

How to Save $2000 on a Trip to Disneyworld

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How to Save $2000 on a Trip to Disneyworld from WorldWanderlusting A few days ago I saw a post on another blog I follow that talked about how using miles and points for free flights and hotels is a lot like using coupons for travel. I really like the idea but I'm not exactly sure how all ...

Getting your Five-a-Day (Guest Post)

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Getting your five-a-day If you sometimes struggle to eat enough fruit or vegetables throughout the day, then you might be interested in seeing my five-a-day menu plan which guarantees you get all those much needed vitamins into your diet. If you like a good bargain like me, be sure to look out for offers like buy ...

Guest Post: Free or Cheap Childcare

This is a guest post from The Coupon Challenge! If you have children, you know that quality childcare can be expensive. The more children you have, the higher that cost becomes. I've tried to list a few ideas for free and cheap childcare below, but encourage you to comment with your ideas as well. - Trade with a friend (Playgroup): ...

Carousel Designs- Made in America (“Guest” Post)

Made in America. Sometimes this is an overused phrase to invoke patriotism and drive support for U.S. made products; but take a second to think about some note-worthy statistics. According to ABC news, only half the products people use every day are made in the United States. According to Moody’s Analytics, if every American spent ...

A day at Stepping Stones Museum in Norwalk, CT (Guest Post)

This is a guest post from A  Year with Mom and Dad! Summer days are upon us. As an adult, I am so busy, I can’t believe I used to complain about being “bored” when I was a child! But I remember constantly going to my mother telling her I was bored and wanted something to ...

Kids Summer Fun: Sidewalk Paint

I did a guest post for Sprig Toys on their blog recently, and you can check out a super simple, super cheap and non toxic way to make your own sidewalk paint...using things I bet you already have on hand at your house!!  Click here to check it out!![ad#glam between posts]

Guest Post: Being Frugal even with Baby Necessities!!

When my husband and I decided to expand our family of 4 (2 humans and 2 dogs) and add a baby to the mix, the first worry that crossed my mind was our finances. Our pups I'm a very frugal person by nature and prefer to spend my hard-earned dollars on things like clothes or shoes (for ...

Guest Post: Would You Pick up a Penny?

Would You Pick Up a Penny? My hubby said a couple of months ago that he had hesitated to pick up a penny in front of some friends that day. He said he should have just picked it up anyway because it was worth it. I agreed with him, but since I like proof, I decided ...