Archive for February 2014

Freebie Friday!

This week, Freebie Friday isn’t about getting free stuff in the mail; it’s about getting free stuff when you shop.  Last night, we had a work function for my husband and we decided to go to Kmart afterwards. I love shopping at Kmart. They have a rewards program with Sears called Shop Your Way Rewards.…

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Mailbox Monday!

This week featured free magazines, a Free Vegetarian Starter kit (with recipes) from the Peta website, Free Snickers bars from a Facebook contest, a free Glade air freshener, a low carb diet starter kit, a ring that I won from a Twitter contest and a few coupons for Lemonheads that I won in a Twitter…

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Freebie Friday!

Yay!  It’s Friday!  Even as a stay at home mom, I always get excited about the weekend.  I work part-time now and have most weekends off but even so, it’s nice to have a break and do something fun with the family.  What are you looking forward to this weekend? This Freebie Friday, I am…

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Make Your Own Hand Soap!

The kids and I have been pretty sick with some type of stomach thing lately.  My husband has managed to thankfully dodge it.  Needless to say, we have been washing our hands like crazy and disinfecting everything we come in contact with. To me, hand soap is a necessary expense but not always a cost-effective…

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Mailbox Monday!

It’s a big one this week!  I had to take three pictures! The first one was a fitness prize pack I won from BrooklynFitChick!  It’s awesome and I was so happy to win it. It included 2 totebags, a headband, shoelaces, assorted granola, and cookies!  She hosts great, healthy fun giveaways so go check her…

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Happy Holiday$$$

  Holidays can be fatal to your budget…but only if you let them.  As you know, I am a self-proclaimed cheapskate.  Not a day goes by that I don’t try to think of new, creative ways that my family can use to save money and/or get something for free.  Some of my ideas are unorthodox…

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