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Frugal Living, Summertime Activities

7 Places to Find Free Summer Activities for Kids

Are you looking to entertain kids on a tight budget this summer? If you are pressed for cash and summer vacation is looming closer, look at these 7 places to find free summer activities for kids. With a little legwork, you can find fun and free activities for kids to enjoy, making those dog days of summer stress free, fun, and even more affordable. Check out these 7 places to find free summer activities below. 7 Places to Find Free…

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Frugal Living, Krispy Kreme

11 Ways to Save Money at Krispy Kreme

My kids love it when I bring home doughnuts! The problem is, doughnuts aren’t always the most inexpensive breakfast item, nor the healthiest. Since my kids love Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, so I’ve learned how to save money at Krispy Kreme. 11 Ways to Save Money at Krispy Kreme:  1. Ask for a free doughnut hole.  Did you know you can get a FREE doughnut hole at Krispy Kreme? You can! Krispy Kreme gives them out as a free sample. My kids…

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Frugal Living, Summertime Activities

6 Ways to Save Money on Theme Park Tickets

Summer is here and that means it is time to head to your favorite theme park and enjoy a day of family fun! With so many theme parks out there, you certainly get the chance to find the perfect one that fits your family and your budget. Should money be a little tight this summer, there are ways to save even more cash on your theme park ticket purchases. Look below at 6 ways to save money on theme park…

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Frugal Living

8 Ways to Boost Your Vacation Fund

Summertime brings the urge to take a family vacation, but it’s not always in the budget and you may be tempted to have a staycation instead. A vacation to Disney World can cost thousands of dollars, whereas a beach vacation may only cost a couple hundred dollars. Regardless of where you’re going, extra money in a vacation fund is always a plus. Here are some ways to boost your vacation fund. 8 Ways to Boost Your Vacation Fund: 1. Skip…

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Frugal Living

6 Apps for the Budget Savvy Traveler

Apps make life so much easier these days, don’t they? The good news is, they can also save you some serious cash. If you are preparing to travel, there are certain apps that can help make your trip a smoother and even less expensive one. Want to know more? Look at these 6 apps for budget savvy travelers so you can make the most of your money when you set out for your traveling adventures. 6 Apps for the Budget…

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Frugal Living

7 Ways to Save Money on Your Next Hotel Stay

Just a single night in a safe and clean hotel can run you an easy $150 or more per night, so you can imagine what a weekend or even a week away could cost you. Budget savvy travelers however know the ins and outs of getting those hotel rooms for less, and luckily the tricks they implement can be used by anyone. Look at 7 ways to save money on your next hotel stay, and see how simple it can…

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Frugal Family Fun, Frugal Living, Summertime Activities

55 Frugal or FREE Kids Summer Activities

It’s summertime, which means the kids are adjusting from the school routine to a more lax routine and can get a little bored. I know I struggle to keep my kids occupied without breaking the bank. Let’s face it, it’s not possible to take the kids skating, bowling, and to a movie each week without busting your budget. . . . or can you? Check out this list of frugal or free kids summer activities to help you keep your…

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Baby Deals, Frugal Living

5 Tips to Cloth Diaper on a Budget

Cloth diapers are a great way to save money when you have a baby. Many mothers get excited over the prospect of saving money on diapers and then they start shopping. Sticker shock hits hard when they start searching and find a USED cloth diaper selling for nearly $100. I have watched many give up the dream of cloth diapering after that. The good news is those diapers are special editions made for collectors not the everyday mom on a…

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Frugal Living, Sam's Club

10 Reasons Why You Should Get a Sam’s Club Membership Now

Thanks to Sam’s Club for sponsoring this post. All opinions are 100% my own. From the big icees on the cheap for my kids (hello Sam’s Club Cafe) to being able to purchase big containers of Nesquik and big jars of Jif Peanut Butter cheaper than on sale with coupons, I LOVE Sam’s Club! If you don’t have a Sam’s Club Membership, now is the perfect time to get one! 10 Reasons Why You Should Get a Sam’s Club Membership…

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Eating Out, Frugal Living, Papa John's

15 Ways to Save Money at Papa John’s {Never Pay Full Price for Pizza Again!}

At my house, we LOVE pizza! In fact, Friday Nights are pizza nights are our house. We regularly order from Papa John’s Pizza. Ordering from a pizza place can cost more money than making pizza at home, but sometimes it’s about convenience. The convenience of ordering pizza and having my husband pick it up on his way home from work quickly had me figuring out how to save money at Papa John’s. I’m a quick learner and before long I not…

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