Posts by ducktapegurl

Mailbox Monday!

Last week was pretty awesome, as you can see!  I won a coat for my son on twitter from @HallmarkBaby.  I won an Annie’s Organic Pizza kit (pizza board, cutter, coupon & t-shirt) from Little Island Studios.  I got a perfume sample from Elizabeth Arden.  My US Weekly was a free subscription.  I got the…

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Mailbox Monday!

Each Monday, I post all the freebies that I got in the mail last week on my Instagram page.  This week, I got a ton of free magazines, a coupon book, dishwasher detergent, scent booster, air freshener, hair oil and vitamins!  What did you get in the mail last week? I wasn’t paid by any…

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Freebie Friday!

As promised, I am going to start posting ways that I get free stuff in the mail.  I don’t think you have to spend a ton of time online in order to get a happy mailbox.  It just takes some strategic planning and some good websites to follow.  That said, here is one trick you…

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Homemade Laundry Soap!

Awhile ago, I started making my own laundry soap.  This is a simple recipe and it saves SO MUCH MONEY!  It costs about 1 cent per load after your initial batch (when you have to buy your supplies).  Start saving your containers now!  Which detergent do you use and how much does it cost per…

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Saving Money at a Restaurant…Is it Possible?

Yes!  You just have to have an open mind and a closed wallet. Haha!  One of the things my family loves is trying different restaurants and going out to eat.  However, we stick to a very strict weekly budget and it takes some creative planning on my part.  When we go out to a restaurant,…

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New Year. New Start!

Perhaps some of you followed my old blog with the same name on Tumblr.  I know.  I know.  Tumblr for a blog?!?!  What was I thinking?  Well, I was thinking that I knew hardly anything about writing a blog, so get off my back, ok?  But seriously, I want to start posting regularly and actually…

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