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Amazon, Back to School, Kids' Snack/Food Deals

Kellogg’s Single Serve Breakfast Cereal Cups $0.57 Each (or Less) + FREE Shipping!

Is it just me, or are mornings kind of crazy? Especially if you have young kids to get to daycare, preschool, or school. When my youngest was in Kindergarten, she could eat breakfast at school, so I would send the individual bowls of cereal for her. She could have bought one at school, but I’m frugal and I could get them way less (price per bowl) on Amazon! I’m super excited because there is a HOT deal right now where…

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Apparel Deals, Baby & Kids Deals, Back to School, Online Deals

50% Off Entire Kid’s Order! PLUS Free Shipping on $10 Or More On Swap.com

Have you used Swap yet??   Through August 31st, go over to Swap.com where you can grab an EXTRA 50% off select Kids’ Clothing and Shoes when you enter the promo code BACK2SCHOOL50! Plus, you’ll get FREE shipping on your first purchase of $10 or more (no coupon needed)! **P.S* The discount works on clearance too, but the 50% off code comes off the original price 🙂   BUT they have MUCH more than just kids clothes! Check it ALL out HERE!…

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Amazon, Back to School, Freebies

FREE 6 Months of Amazon Student Prime for College Students!

Did you know college students can score 6 months of Amazon Prime for FREE?! That’s right! Amazon has Prime Student for College Students (a valid .edu email address is required). After the free six months, your membership will upgrade to Amazon Prime at 50% off (just $49 a year)! With Prime Student, you will enjoy all of the benefits of a Prime Membership!  Additionally, once you join Prime Student, you can share your referral link and receive a $10 credit for…

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Back to School, Frugal Living

Should You Pack Your Child’s Lunch Or Let Them Buy at School?

As our kids head back to school, a lot of us will face the question as to whether we should have them pack their lunch or if we should just let them buy. Believe it or not, from a financial standpoint, you may find yourself in a situation where it’s better to actually let them buy. In most cases though, letting them pack is best. Let’s take a look at which works best for different types of budgets. First and…

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Back to School, Freebies

The Busy Mom’s Guide to Back to School Shopping

Are you overwhelmed by back to school shopping? Does the thought of buying school supplies make you cringe? I’ve been there! Back to School shopping can be stressful! That’s why I wrote The Busy Mom’s Guide to Back to School Shopping ebook. It gives you practical tips to take the stress out of back to school shopping, and you can grab it for FREE! Just enter your email address in the box below and it will be sent to your…

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Back to School, Frugal Living

5 Fundraiser Ideas (that are actually fun)

Fundraiser are notoriously boring and not fun at all. Check out these five fundraiser ideas that are actually fun!

I’ve been there. Your child brings home yet another fundraiser, and this time it’s a mandatory fundraiser. You do like any parent, and call all your friends and family hoping they will help out so you don’t have to pay that fundraising fee. It’s frustrating, and isn’t really fun at all. I mean, who really wants to purchase five tubs of cookie dough from your child when you can get cookie dough for SUPER cheap with coupons and sales? And…

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Back to School, Recipes

25 Easy and Delicious Crock Pot Recipes

No matter how crazy life can be, my family still expects dinner every single night. I mean, I do too, but sometimes I like it when dinner is cooked when we get home from ball practice, gymnastics, or a busy afternoon. That’s why I love my crock pot (plus using your crock pot can save you money)! I can throw ingredients in the pot, turn it on, and bam! Dinner is done when we get home, almost like Mary Poppins showed…

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Back to School

21 of the Coolest School Supplies Ever Created!

Going back to school can be both fun and nerve wracking for kids. Sending them back to school with some of coolest gear out there can help them make friends and feel confident. I’m not advocating purchasing everything “cool” out there, but a couple of things can be fun. Here is a round up of some of the coolest back to school gear out there to make school more fun from pop-quizzes to projects! 21 of the Coolest School Supplies…

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Back to School, Freebies

FREE Back to School Stock Up Price List & Shopping List!

Save time and money with this back to school master supply shopping list, and stock up price lists!

One way to save money on school supplies is to be organized. This is why I put together this school supply shopping list, and a stock up price list to help you with your back to school shopping. One thing that can save your sanity while back to school shopping is taking all of the school lists and writing out how many of folders you need for all the kids combined, pencils, etc. This shopping list will help you do…

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Back to School, Frugal Living

7 Items to Buy in Bulk for Your College Student

If you are sending a child off to college this year, you might be wondering how to keep them well stocked on all of the must have snacks and toiletries. The truth is that buying certain items in bulk may be easier and more cost effective than buying items one piece at a time. Buying certain items in bulk can also offer you some peace of mind, assuring you that they won’t run out of the items they really need.…

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