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I get into a cold sweat when I see signs for Back to School in the store. Usually, July’s fireworks have barely fizzled, when the red, white, and blue displays give way for the school supplies. Ugh! It’s not the “going back to school” part that bothers me. It’s that I know we’ll need some […]

Frugal Friday: Does Car Debt Make It Harder to Sell a Car?

We spent the greater part of last year pricing out used vehicles. Well, I should say hubs spent the greater part of last year pricing out used vehicles. What do I know? We knew that it was only a matter of time before our minivan bit the dust and we wanted to be prepared. We […]

SwagBucks Back to School

Search & Win

We’ve been using SwagBucks as our search engine for almost two years now. FishPapa and the boys still do a little happy dance when they earn points, which is almost every time they sit down at the computer. We’ve redeemed SwagBucks for gift cards for iTunes, Starbucks and Amazon. In fact, most of last year’s […]

5 Ways to Save on Christmas Expenses – Frugal Friday

This week we’ve been talking Christmas planning here at LifeasMOM. As you probably know, the weeks between Thanksgiving and New Years are the biggest retail weeks of the year. Stores want your money and they’ll go to great lengths to get you to buy their product. We need to be diligent all 12 months of […]

Creative Uses for Photo Cards

25 Free 4x8 Photo Cards with Promo Code

Summertime isn’t usually the time you want to get photo cards. We generally see those near the holidays. But, right now you can get 25 free 4×8 photo cards from SeeHere, a product of Fuji. So, I started to think what you could use them for besides holiday greeting cards. Are you moving this summer? […]

Meal Planning: Our Week Without Chick-Fil-A

So, last week I shared my meal plan with you. But, as it turned out. I followed it very little. You see, San Diego area Chick-Fil-A restaurants held Customer Appreciation Week. They offered free dinner every night. Every. night. And except for one night of opting out of the Spicy Chicken which is too spicy […]

$20 Off Bowling for 4

AMF Bowling

Sorry, the coupons are all gone! When our family goes anyplace, it’s a group outing. So, I love hearing about discounts that benefit families and large groups. Right now you can print an AMF Bowling coupon good for $20 off a game for 4 people or more. If you don’t have a mess o’ kids […]

Record Your Summer Fun with a Free Photo Book

FREE 5x7 Photo Book!

From now until July 20, you can get a free 5×7 Photo Book from Kodak Gallery. The book includes 14 pages, but you can pay for extra pages if you want it larger. Shipping is $1.99. I put together a memory book of our Disneyland trip. Once I had my pictures ready, the process was […]