Back to School

Back To School Deals 7/27 – 8/2

Oh. My. Gosh. This week it is August!!! Where did summer go? My oldest goes back to school August 11, which only leaves two shopping weeks! I am headed to Target this week to get the bulk of my shopping done — wish me luck! (BTW – there are tons of great Target printable coupons […]

Buy Sell Gently Used Kids' Clothes Loteda

Buy Or Sell An Entire Season Worth Of Kids’ Clothes With Loteda

What?! The kids need new clothes again? The speed at which the kids outgrow their clothing never stops amazing me. It comes as no shock to me to learn that most families spend $804 a year on clothing for each child in the family.

Tax Free Shoping

2014 Tax Free Shopping Dates

Mark your calendar. Just in time to help you with all of your back-school-shopping tax-free weekend is coming soon. This year there are 16 states participating in a tax-free weekend “holiday.” During the tax-free weekend you can purchase school related items without sales tax, those items vary by state but generally include clothes, supplies and […]

International Delight Iced Coffee Cubes

DIY Coffee Ice Cubes For Iced Coffee

Watered down iced coffee? Not any more! A few weeks ago, my  husband visited the new bagel shop in town and ordered an iced coffee. He was surprised and delighted when he realized the ice cubes in his iced coffee were actually made with coffee. We both had an ahh-haa moment as we reveled in how […]


Good Morning America Deals and Steals for July 24, 2014

Good Morning America is back with another installment of their ‘GMA’ Deals and Steals for Thursday, July 24, 2014. Today’s deals feature ‘GMA’ Deals and Steals: Everything Is $20 or Less! Bindy: Assorted Headbands Original: $28 to $30GMA Exclusive Deal: $14 each + FREE SHIPPING50%-54% savingsValid: 7/24/ code: GMA)   Add flair to your hair whether you want […]

Younique Craft Project

Transfer Any Image To A Glass Plate

A few months ago, a friend gave me a challenge – to create a DIY tabletop display for independent sales reps. I had this idea for an image transfer to glass that I had been wanting to try for a while so it seemed like the perfect time to test it out. The result is a DIY […]

Dorm Room Laundry Gift Basket

Laundry Essentials For Back To School

This post brought to you by Biz Stain & Odor Eliminator. All opinions are 100% mine. One of the most useful gifts I received when I headed off to college was a laundry tub filled with everything I needed to tackle my laundry. Practical and oh-so-useful. In fact, I still have that laundry tub and still […]

Chocolate Strawberry Power Smoothie Recipe

Chocolate Covered Strawberries Kefir Power Smoothie

One of the pitfalls of working from home is that I sit 20 feet from the pantry. Which means when I get the munchies — watch out. This girl has a sweet tooth, and I have been known to raid the pantry for sweets multiple times a day. I have a new, healthier, alternative to my snacking challenges — a Chocolate Covered Strawberries Kefir Power Smoothie.


Sam’s Club Membership for $45 + Free $20 Gift Card & $26 Fresh-Food

If you’ve been thinking of getting a Sam’s Club membership, Groupon has their popular membership deal back again. For $45 you can get a one-year Sam’s Club Membership, a $20 gift card and $26 worth of fresh-food vouchers too. The Deal $45 for a Sam’s Club Savings Membership package ($91.23 total value) One-year Sam’s Club Savings […]

Back to School

Back To School Deals 7/20-7/26

I know it sounds early to some, but around here the kids go back to school in less than a month. Less than a month!!! That means it is time to start back to school shopping — now! (Well, I might have gotten an early start last weekend too… but now its time to get […]