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Organic Homemade Recipes

There is such a wide variety of homemade recipes out there to save you hundreds to thousands of dollars each and every single year. From Gardening recipes all the way to ones you can use…

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A Natural Homemade Sunscreen

Over at Wellness Mama they have simply blew my mind with their all natural homemade sunscreen recipe. Take a look and see for yourself what all the fuss is about. Most sunscreens contain toxic ingredients or…

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Fun Frugal Summer Activities

You may be looking for ways to have some fun this summer without breaking the bank. We all know summer time can get pretty expensive especially since the kids are out of school and you…

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Frugal Rainy Day Activity for Kids!

We are having what is apparently a non-stop rain storm for days now, and the kids are stuck inside. And believe me with as many of them as there are, that’s not fun for anyone.…

How to Make Your Own Homemade Sand

Inexpensive Way to Make Homemade Sand Today was a rainy day at our house, so I decided to give a few ideas and recipes a try with the kids. On the top of the list…

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Homemade Washing Soda

Washing Soda is an important ingredient in making your own homemade laundry detergent, and many readers have been asking me about how they can make an alternative because it’s difficult to buy it where they…

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Rewarding Good Behavior

One thing we really had to get a handle on quickly with 7 children is establishing a routine or reward system for good behavior. I went through many different ideas on what to try, we…

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Score Big at Your Farmers Market!

Background Farmers markets are no longer just a trend. These once small and local affairs are growing in size and scope. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reported a 9.6 % increase from 2011…

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Create Your Own Bubbles!!

DIY Bubbles at Home!   Now that summer time is upon us, there is a wide variety of fun ‘outdoor’ activities to keep kids busy. One of the most popular of those, that kids of…