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Budget Living: Home Baked Snacks (With Kids!)

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Are you looking for a little instant ease when it comes to kids home for summer vacation? I totally get you. Check out the Summer Survival Guide . It’s chock-full of great ideas to organize your summer and enjoy great times with yours kids.Lately, it’s been pretty hard to keep food on the table. Not […]

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URS: Breakfast

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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. You know this. You’ve known since you were in third grade and they played those animated commercials of kids eating peanut butter toast with a slice of cheese and a glass of milk. Remember those? A healthy breakfast can give you and your kids a good […]

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URS: This Week

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This week’s theme is Breakfast. Hope you’ll join me tomorrow and share your favorite breakfast or brunch recipe. Next week’s theme is Pasta Dishes.

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Happy Birthday, SwagBucks!

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If you haven’t signed up for SwagBucks, you should. I just received my first book from Amazon, purchased with gift cards earned by doing something you do everyday, searching the internet. My book was totally free! You don’t shop Amazon? That’s okay. There are plenty of other prizes, like Starbucks gift cards. Even if you […]

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Adventures in Couponing

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It’s been exactly one year since I first started this couponing/frugal shopping adventure. I have learned a lot about saving money and reading the fine print. I have also found some fun blogs and made some great friends in the process. Saving money does not have to be drudgery! Prior to last February I thought […]

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8 Great Ways to Get 8 A Day

2009-February-020

Last week I had lunch with Elizabeth Somer, registered dietician and author of Food and Mood: The Complete Guide to Eating Well and Feeling Your Best . It was great to have a chance to meet her and have many of my food myths dispelled. One of the things we discussed was the importance of […]

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Someday My Purse Will Come

How many of you have been schlepping around with a freebie diaper bag that you got at the hospital? Yeah, me too. It has been wonderful, don’t get me wrong. And this last time, the bag was really cute – even my shade of green. However, there’s something to be said for having a cute […]

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FishMama Q & A

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I got a good chuckle over some of the questions you all posed in my “Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about FishMama” sweepstakes. There were lots of questions about homeschooling, so as soon as I figure out how to organize those questions, I’ll be tackling those. This week, though, I thought I would answer […]

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