Step-by-Step DIY Garden Projects For Spring For Best Garden Yet

Springtime is such a great time for so many things – it really seems to get many households in the mood for some new changes and I know that it renews our family to get some frugal happenings under way from spring cleaning with natural homemade cleaners, cleaning things out to clear the clutter and… 

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How To Make Homemade Spiced Pear Bread Recipe

  There are not many things as comforting as homemade bread from home! When it comes out warm, tasty, and melts in your mouth – it’s just so satisfying! Not only that, but it makes your house smell amazing – more so than any candle or artificial fragrance. There are hundreds of different bread recipes… 

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21 Days into the Challenge: Check-In Time

Each week we want to encourage you to weigh in!  Yes, first we mean we want you to measure your progress (whether by scale, inches/centimeters, or your favorite Non-Scale Victory method) as you weigh-in to see where you are at.  But we also want you to weigh-in on how you are feeling, your struggles, your victories… 

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Take Back Your Finances #12: Cut The Spending By 2% This Month

Can you believe it’s been 4-weeks since we made the first 2% cut from our budgets?  We know, time flies! We hope that the first cut and the last several works working on making that cut has been fruitful and beneficial so far! Know that it is only the beginning and great things are going to… 

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Giveaway: 6 Winners Will Receive Healthy and Organic Candy from YumEarth (Ends 3/31)

Guess what?!? We have another great giveaway for you and your kiddos! Organic candy that is actually healthy for you and that your kids will LOVE. As you may know, we are and have been fans of YumEarth Organic candy for quite some time now. We’ve been buying the lollipops (suckers) for years and it is… 

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Reese’s Peanut Butter Egg Copycat Recipe

I know that it looks totally funny to be posting this very rich, very enticing, very yummy Reese’s Peanut Butter Egg Copycat Recipe right after Alex posted his article on the 90-day fitness and health challenge and the encouragement and success he and many of you are having. Well, just move along and ignore this… 

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90-Day Fitness Challenge: Creativity is Critical for Your Success

As we continue through this challenge you’re going to find that your exercise and diet will have a tendency to become repetitive.  I know for myself that its easy for that to happen because when I finally find something that works (whether food that fits within my diet or an exercise routine that I enjoy)… 

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Lego Friends Bunny and Babies Building Set Only $4.99 Shipped (Normally $6.99)

Here is a HOT deal on a super popular kids item! Since Easter is right around the corner, we thought we would post this GREAT deal on a Lego Friends playset! As we have mentioned many times before, Legos are the #1 toy in our house for all ages, boys and girls… everyone. Our girls… 

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Thrifty Thursday Link Party #42

Welcome back to the Thrifty Thursday link party! This party continues to grow each week and we love seeing all the new things you link up. Be sure to spread the word about the party because more links = more exposure for everyone. Take a look at some of the most popular projects from last… 

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