Not all presents need to be wrapped with wrapping paper. Make gift giving more interesting this year! Stretch your creativity and use repurposed materials to wrap your gifts.
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The Best Gingerbread Cookies
What kind of cookies are you going to leave for Santa? Try making these amazing gingerbread cookies, but be warned. You may end up eating them all yourself.
8 Ways to Get the Best Deals in 2017
How do you know where to get the best deal? Or when to buy? Check out these awesome apps, tips, and other ways to get the best deal on gifts this holiday season.
26 Magical Family Traditions to Try This Year
Christmas is magical for kids. But sometimes magic needs a little help. Try these 26 family traditions that will keep the magic strong this holiday season!
Teacher-Approved Thanksgiving Videos
Other than eating tons of food and expressing gratitude, learning about the first Thanksgiving is a long-held tradition. This Thanksgiving, use these teacher-approved videos to teach your kiddos about one of America’s favorite holidays.
DIY: Football Party Mason Jars
We just found a site dedicated to…(drumroll)…Mason Jar projects. Seriously, it’s a thing, a quite popular thing at that! Today’s post is for those football fans & spouses who want to craft some personality into their season decor. Click on the image below to check out how they made these…
THRIFT: 17 Family Road Trip/Travel Hacks
Previously, I’ve shared that we have several kids. So…road trips, yeah, they’re a B-L-A-S-T, as in explosive. I’ve made a note of several of these tips for some upcoming travel our family has before fall this year. Seriously. I’d love to meet all the parent-geniuses that come up with such great re-purposing for these everyday […]
THRIFTY TIPS: 101 Free Activities for Families
So, this list isn’t numbered but it’s broken up into sections. Things to do when… you feel like being outside it’s hot outside it’s cold outside you wanna try something new you feel like staying in you are hungry you wanna learn something new you want some time together you feel creative It’s got quite […]
Memorial Day 2017
Today is particularly special. Sure, grocery stores and Walmart sell lots of meat, veggies, beach chairs, towels, chips, charcoal, matches, and grills. Beer and soda sales are just as strong too. As we celebrate today, we will think of our liberties with a peculiar gratitude. We will ponder the somber nature of the day we […]
Video: Olive Oil Unhealthy?
This video came as a bit of a surprise to me, to be candid. For years, I’ve been cooking with olive oil over others. As I watched this video, I began to wonder how many millions of marketing dollars have been spent by those who sell us these products? I recalled my experience years ago, […]