Inexpensive DIY Halloween Mummy Jars!

I'm not super-crafty.  And not because I can't. I just don't want to drag out all the materials, take the time to instruct my...

Operation Gratitude Halloween Candy Buyback Program (Kids Get Cash for Candy!)

Ever wonder what to do with all that leftover Halloween candy your kids collected while trick-or-treating?!? Of course, AFTER you carefully pick out all...

A Simple Technique to Build a Girl’s Self Esteem

Post sponsored by Mirum Shopper, but opinions are 100% my own. As a mom to three boys, many times I find myself ignoring all those messages...
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Saving Their Innocence

This post has nothing to do with saving money, but rather saving the innocence of young children. To give you a little background, at...

Video: “Parents vs. Bottle Flipping”

  Parents across America are going INSANE with the constant thuds and thumps echoing through their houses caused by BOTTLE FLIPPING. Here are some suggestions for...

2018 Summer Movie Deals

Take a break from the heat this summer in a cool, dark movie theater. And save some cash, too! Check out this roundup of Summer Movie...
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How to Have a Digital-Free Summer

Our kids are addicted to technology. And let's admit it, WE'RE addicted, too. We tend to live and breath with tiny, electronic devices always...

Adventures in Odyssey: Download 20 FREE Episodes, plus “Mealtime Devotions for...

 Adventures in Odyssey in the past. But thought I'd talk about it again, because it's always a lifesaver each summer!  Adventures in Odyssey is an audio series heard...

Protect Your Kids This Summer w/ Car Seat Coolers and Sun...

It's HOT our there people! And car seats, buckles, and straps heat up quickly and can burn skin. Keep your kids safe and comfortable with...

Be a Part of the Teal Pumpkin Project & Support Kids...

I first learned about the Teal Pumpkin Project last year when my friend posted this sweet picture on Facebook of her daughter who has...

Summer Movie Deals

Woohoo, summer is here'!  Check out this roundup of Summer Movie deals and programs for 2017.   Regal Cinemas  $1 Kids Movies The schedule for Regal Cinemas...

NBC5 Segment: “College Move-In Tips” (Pack & Hold, Registries, Dorm-in-a-Box, FREE...

It's time, parents! Your baby bird is preparing to leave the nest and head off to college. Are you ready??? I shared some thoughts...
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Affordable Summer Activities for Kids

  Summer is quickly approaching...EEK! How the heck are we supposed to keep our kids entertained for nearly three months without breaking the bank? Watch our latest ModMom...