Do you like free stuff?

I know I do!! Until I started following some frugal/deal-saving blogs the past few months, I had no idea the number of free products you can get each year!  Now, I’m so glad that I do!!  From couponing, I’ve been shocked by the number of free items I have been able to “purchase”.  Just last […]

eCoupons

Ok, so did you know that there are “eCoupons”? These are coupons that you can load right to your store cards and they will automatically come off when your card is scanned & you purchase those specified products. There are three sites that do them that I use: Shortcuts, Cellfire, and P&G;. Plus, some grocery chains have their […]

Abstract Pumpkin Art

Today we made fingerpaintings abstract pumpkin art! I wanted to do something pumpkin themed with the kiddos today (I watch a friend’s kids two days a week).  But, I forgot my craft stuff this morning. So, in looking around their crafting stash, I found this: I saw that there was orange & green and figured we […]

The Force is with her!

Um…so I just stumbled upon one of the coolest birthday parties. EVER. (well, ever if you are a Star Wars loving boy of any age anyway).  See?! The momma over at A Second Street must be the coolest mom in the galaxy right now and the Force was definitely with her when she put together this ultra-cool […]

Making your own baby food

Little Brother (who just turned 6 months) has now entered the realm of solids, which means it’s time to start whipping up batches of baby food again. I’m always amazed at the reactions I get from people when I tell them we make our own–it seems some people think it is quite the undertaking, but […]

Apple Stamping

After our fun handprint apple tree making, I thought we should give apple stamping a try. The boys (I watch a friend’s kids two days a week) loved it!!   Here’s what you need: Two apples (& a knife to cut them) paint (& something to put it in) paper  You can cut the apples two […]