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Back to School, Home Management Tips

Is My Child Ready for Kindergarten?

As parents, it can be hard to gauge sometimes where our children really are on their path of growing from little ones who are fully dependent on us to adults who have a family of their own. Life is full of milestones and our kids start hitting those milestones very early on in their lives. One of the biggest “little” milestones is getting them ready for Kindergarten. In just a couple of short weeks, my oldest (Sabrye) will start Kindergarten.…

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Back to School, Home Management Tips

10 Things You Should Do the Week Before School Begins

The week before school begins is the perfect time for cramming in last minute beach trips and picnics, but it is also the time to start preparing for the new school year. There are a few things you can and should do the week before school begins, so that you can be more prepared and successful when the new school year finally starts. If you are unsure about where to start, take a look below at 10 things you should…

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Back to School, Home Management Tips

4 Ways to Help Younger Siblings Adjust to Back to School

Sabrye (my oldest daughter) starts Kindergarten this year. Landrye (my youngest daughter) has enjoyed having “Sissy” home this summer to play with her. I know it will be a tough adjustment for her when Sabrye starts Kindergarten. When your grade school kids head off to the school bus, these tips for how to help younger siblings adjust to back to school will come in handy.  Whether they are toddlers or preschool aged children, their siblings going back to school can…

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Back to School, Home Management Tips

Books to Read Before Going Back to School

If you’re gearing up for back to school, your kids might have some jitters. Whether they are starting a new school, starting kindergarten, or just anxious about a new school year, there are a lot of books to help calm the jitters. I’ve complied a list of kids’ books geared toward first day jitters. Your local library should have most of these books. Back to School Books::  Splat the Cat: Back to School, Splat! First Day Jitters (Mrs. Hartwells classroom adventures)…

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Home Management Tips

The $5.00 MUST HAVE for ALL Mamas!

Do you feel stressed when you wake up in the mornings? Do you feel like your to-do list is NEVER-ENDING? How would you like to re-vamp your morning routine in such a way that you can actually make some time for yourself and be productive in the mornings? I want to share with you something that has helped my morning routine drastically! I have been taking a short 14-day e-Course that Crystal from Money Saving Mom has put together on how…

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Home Management Tips

30 Reasons Why the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is NOT for You

I’m sure you’ve heard about this awesome Homemaking Bundle. You know the one that is just $29.97 but is valued at over $1,200? It’s all the buzz right now across social media and various blogs. Well, I’m here to tell you that you don’t need this bundle. That’s right, you do not need it! You may think it’s odd that I’ve talked about this amazing bundle, but am now telling you that you don’t need it. Just hear me out…

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Home Management Tips, Online Deals

The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle $29.97 (reg. $1,274) + $300 in Bonuses!

As a busy stay-at-home mom, I know what it’s like to feel overwhelmed by the day-to-day tasks. We are involved in our church, my oldest plays ball, my husband works a lot, I stay busy trying to keep this blog up to date with the latest deals and freebies, and then there is the “homemaking” part of it. You know, the dishes, laundry, cooking, cleaning, grocery shopping on a budget, and everything else that needs to be done to keep the…

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Home Management Tips

The Secret to Having a Sparkling Clean Kitchen Everyday

Lately, I have really despised doing the dishes. I’m home all day. So that means dirty dishes from three meals a day and snacks. It also means, I’m the one doing the dishes 90% of the time. By dinner time, the sink would be SO full of dishes. Then when the dishes from cooking and dinner were piled in the sink with the others, I was just overwhelmed. I was tired of being overwhelmed by the dishes, so I had a…

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Freebies, Home Management Tips

How to Stress Less

Does this picture resonate with you?? It does me, only there are dirty dishes, another child, and more of a mess missing in this picture. 😉 Not to mention, every time I get “caught up” on laundry, I turn around to see a pile that needs my attention. I don’t like to complain about laundry, but some days I am tempted to. And I admit that some mornings I would LOVE to wake up to my kitchen looking like this because…

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Coupon 101, Frugal Living, Home Management Tips

15 Must Have Money Saving Mobile Apps

Get these 15 money saving mobile apps to save even more on your groceries, household essentials, and even clothes!

Nowadays with technology, it’s easier than ever to save money! There are quite a few money-saving mobile apps that give you rebates when you purchase certain items, points when you scan a receipt or walk into a store, and many other rewards. Over the past year, my savings has went up due in part to money saving mobile apps. Here are fifteen I use weekly and I feel are a “must have” for any couponer or money-saving-mama. 😉 1. Ibotta…

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