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3 Reasons Why Our Garage Sale Failed & What We Are Doing Instead

Follow my blog with Bloglovin 3 Reasons Why Our Garage Sale Failed & What We Are Doing Instead This post may contain affiliate links. That means that, if you click on a provided link, and make a purchase, I will make a small commission, at no added cost to you. For more details, go to …

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Budget Friendly Teenage Boy Bedroom Makeover-DIY

Follow Budget Friendly Teenage Boy Bedroom Makeover-DIY Have you ever tried to redecorate a room on a tight budget? I know I have. The most frustrating part is researching for ideas and finding that you “need” a couple thousand dollars to do one room. One! But I am nothing if not frugal and always on …

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Best gift ideas for Mother's day

Best Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Follow Best Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day Mother’s Day might be “just another HallmarkĀ® holiday”, but making that day extra special for the most important person in our lives is the least we can do. After all, moms make our days better, make us feel special, and would do absolutely anything for us. And Mother’s …

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Things to do on Easter Sunday

6 Free Or Inexpensive Things To Do On Easter Sunday

Follow my blog with Bloglovin  6 Free Or Inexpensive Things To Do On Easter Sunday With Easter weekend fast approaching, most parents are scrambling for things to do on Easter Sunday. Myself included. While many will just settle on buying one of those ready made baskets from the store, there are many other things to …

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17 Things You Don't Need for Your New Baby

17 Things You Don’t Need for Your New Baby

Follow my blog with Bloglovin 17 Things You Don’t Need for Your New Baby As new parents, we are often pulled into a million directions. From deciding to breastfeed, to choosing the right car seat to picking a beautiful name, there is no shortage of decisions to make. Truth is, while some things are definitely …

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Landlord/tenant relationship

How to Build a Strong Landlord/Tenant Relationship

Follow my blog with Bloglovin How to Build a Strong Landlord/Tenant Relationship The task of finding a place to rent could be more than a little daunting. There are so many things to consider! From location, to price point to finding a place that fulfills your and your family’s needs, it can get complicated pretty …

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Good role model for young girls

8 Reasons Why Katniss Everdeen from The Hunger Games is a Good Role Model For Young Girls

8 Reasons Why Katniss Everdeen from The Hunger Games is a Good Role Model For Young Girls As parents, we want our children to have the best role models. Obviously, we tend to start with ourselves, by setting up an example of what we expect from them. Unfortunately, when it comes to young children, girls …

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Grocery budget under control

How to Keep Your Grocery Budget Under Control by Using these 8 Simple Guidelines

Follow my blog with Bloglovin How to keep your grocery budget under control I am not sure about you, but I cringe every time I go grocery shopping. It seems like I spend so much on just a few things! It could be because I haven’t paid full price for anything in a long time. …

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Last minute budget friendly costume

Last minute budget friendly Katniss Everdeen costume

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Last Minute Budget Friendly Katniss Everdeen Costume Nothing like having to come up with a last minute budget friendly costume. This past Monday, Miss Emma came home from school with a small piece of paper to notify me of Dress like your favorite book character day. To say that I …

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