A Little More

So... since this post is about a week late, I suppose I could use a little more time in my day, huh? Or maybe it's not time I need. Maybe I need a little more gumption to do anything but snuggle a baby who is changing and growing each and every minute? Nahhhhh. ;) (My baby will be a month old already on Friday, and my oldest had her first junior high cheerleader practice this … [Read more...]

FREE Valentine’s Day Matching Game Printable

Mr. 3 is obsessed with the Original Memory game he received for Christmas this year. Or he may just be obsessed with the competition of it all. "Ha ha, Suckers!" or a taunting, "I found your ice cream!" are frequent living room floor phrases around here.   I thought it would be fun to switch up the game pictures a bit for Valentine's week. New Season Design … [Read more...]

{Easy & Effective} Fruit Fly Trap

I've seen all sorts of contraptions with paper cones and tape, but sometimes simple is just as effective. When the fruit flies are swarming, this is all you need to drown them to their demise. Apple Cider Vinegar + Dish Soap = Frugal Fruit Fly Trap [pinit count="horizontal"] [print_recipe] Fruit Fly Trap ¼ cup apple cider vinegar 1 teaspoon dish soap Mix in a … [Read more...]

Digital Coupons on the Galaxy

Disclosure: I am participating in the Verizon Moms Voices program and have been provided with a wireless device and six months of service in exchange for my honest opinions about the product.  That doesn’t mean I have any idea what I am doing, which is part of the fun! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ By George, I think she's got it!  Now THIS is where my frugal heart sweet talks my … [Read more...]

Because Kids Keep Growing {Saving Money on Children’s Clothing}

So.  As it turns out, my kids keep growing right out of their clothes.  How dare they!  ;)  With 5 children in the house, the prospect of keeping them dressed in decent, clean clothing that fits and doesn't break the bank is slightly daunting.  And as our children get older and need "specialty items" (ie. soccer cleats) and start to have stronger opinions about what they wear, … [Read more...]