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    Frugally Makeover Your Living Room For Under $100

    Can You Frugally Makeover Your Living Room For Under $100?  Yes! A little over a year ago we moved into our new home.  Instead of decorating right away I wanted to get settled in and get a feel for the space and used to my surroundings before diving in to paint and buy stuff. Purchasing a house and moving is expensive enough, we needed to replenish our resources.  Luckily our room color palate was pretty neutral and was something we could live with. A few months in I knew I wanted to jump on the gray band wagon and paint our living room that color. Our house was built in the…

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    How to Shop For School Supplies Without Leaving Home

    Yes You Can Get Your Class Specific Lists And Stay In Your Pajamas! Ahh it’s already August! Soon enough kids will be heading back to school so that means it’s time to get them ready. Does school supply shopping seem like a chore?  You get your list, walk up and down the isles looking for the specific things.  Have to get your way around other people looking for the same things.  Maybe the store is out items.  Add in having to get supplies for multiple kids and a shopping cart with a screaming toddler. Sounds like a walk in the park right?  Mmmm, no. School List Assist From Target The…

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    Summer Survival Guide For Moms: Get Through The Last Part of Summer Break

    Summer break is a little over half-way done.  Are you hanging in there mama?  Remember when the kids first got out of school and summer break was filled with much anticipation?  Has that fun excitement gone on vacation and summer doldrums taking up residence at your house? So how’s it really going?  At my house some days can be unbearable like the hot sticky weather.  We have issues with boredom, fighting between brothers and sisters, and extreme laziness.  In these moment I dig out tools I used to use for similar situations when I worked as a counselor to help my own kids. I’m sharing these tips with you as a…

  • Stylish Living

    Clothes Shopping on a Budget

    Got some clothes shopping to do?  Back to school season is starting to pick-up (already?!). Fall fashion trends are hitting the stores.  More than likely you will find yourself shopping for your kids or yourself.  All of this can add up.  It is possible to save money, take advantage of sales and not break the bank if you go clothes shopping on a budget. Clothes Shopping on a Budget Whether you’re shopping for clothes for yourself or a family member, a few basic items can really add up. It’s easy to leave a mall or department store with very little more than anxiety over the amount of money you just…

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    Frugal Mom’s Guide To Amazon Prime Day–Stuff For You!

    We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to amazon.com and affiliated sites. Now that you’ve stocked up on some great household, kids/baby items and school supplies it’s time to treat yourself to a little something.  Or perhaps replenish some old worn out items.  If you are still within your budget here are some great finds on clothing, shoes, and accessories for you frugal mom! To look back at other tips or round-ups here are links for tips, baby/kids items, school supplies, and household. Women’s Fashion Deals Pull-on Skinny Jeans T-shirt…

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    Frugal Moms Guide to Amazon Prime-Household Products

    We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to amazon.com and affiliated sites. Prime Pantry Deals If you sign up for Prime Pantry on during prime day you can get $10 off your first order of $40 or more!  Prime Pantry is your stop to get things like groceries, cleaning supplies, paper goods, and toiletries.  Be sure to click on the coupons for additional savings!  Some Prime Day specials include: 30% off Clorox Products 30% off Brawny and Quilted Northern 30% off SC Johnson Products 30%  off Ritz and Oreo Products…

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    Frugal Mom’s Guide To Amazon Prime Day-School Supplies

    We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to amazon.com and affiliated sites. Here is a round-up of basic school supplies deals on Amazon Prime Day.  For more tips on how to shop Amazon Prime Day check-out this post.  You can also find more deals on this round-up of baby and kids items. Pencils Westcott Scissors, Grey/Yellow, 2 Per Pack BIC Marking Fashion Permanent Marker, Ultra Fine Point Elmers Glue, 12 Pack Spiral Notebooks, 6 pack Folders Back Packs and Lunchboxes Kids Headphones

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    Frugal Mom’s Guide To Amazon Prime Day–Round-up of Baby and Kid Items

    We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to amazon.com and affiliated sites.   It’s been a rough day looking up Amazon Prime Day deals.  Their web-site has been experiencing outages throughout the day.  Anybody tired of looking at dogs?  To help ease the headaches from the glitches here is a roundup of the Amazon Prime Day Deals for Baby and Kids Items that I thought were good deals.   Be sure to check out tips for shopping Amazon Prime Day here. Diapers Wipes Baby Wash and Shampoo Kids Socks Kid’s Apparel

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    Frugal Mom’s Guide To Amazon Prime Day

    We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to amazon.com and affiliated sites. Frugal Mom’s Guide Amazon Prime Day is fast approaching!  It starts at 3 pm ET on July 16th and runs for 36 hours through July 17th.  In 2017 this sale grew to be their 2nd biggest shopping day ever!  Their largest day was Prime Day 2016.  What’s the big fuss?  Prime Day is where Amazon deeply cuts prices on tons of items, that are already marked down, for their Amazon Prime Members.  That means great savings for you…

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    How To Shop At Garage Sales and Find Great Things

    A few weeks ago I covered the ins and outs of organizing and holding a garage sale.  You can check out that post here.  This week I’m going to cover how to shop at garage sales and find great things.  Let’s face it, outfitting kids is expensive.  So is getting things for your home, yourself, or hobbies.  Why not save some money and try garage sales to get the items you need at a fraction of the price. How To Shop At Garage Sales Have you ever tried garage sailing?  Or do you find it yourself spending pointless hours rummaging around only to come up empty-handed? Luckily there is usually…