Monthly Archive: August 2011

Aug 23

Emergency Kits – It’s Not About the Money, Money, Money


Y’all like that song?  Price Tag?  It’s a goody.   Well, it’s not true.    Kind of.  This week’s emergency kit focus is going to be on the money.  Ideally, you can put a bunch away, but realistically, probably not.  So, let’s focus on putting a little away each week, or each month.  Ya got …

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Aug 23

Tuesday’s Freebies


Try a bottle of Krill Omega-3 Super Formula Free.   Register for a free Episencial skincare sample.   Go here to request a free Lavania Face Moisturizer.   Get a free Full Repair Flyaway Tamer Sample from John Frieda.   Like Burberry on facebook to get a free sample of their new fragrance.   Get …

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Aug 22

Menu Monday 08/22/11


Another week, another menu…I feed my family of four on a monthly budget of $300.  That budget includes any going out to eat, diapers for my son, and general household needs (toiletries, cat food, etc).  I wanted to post what we eat on a weekly basis to give you an idea (an asterisk indicates a …

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Aug 21

5 Things Challenge 8/21/11


The last week of summer. That went by fast.  I’m gonna miss hanging with my munchkins all day. Although, the house may be cleaner now.  There’s always a silver lining, right?   Here’s how I did last week: Annual backyard camp out. – YES Make and freeze a bunch of after school snacks. – YES …

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Aug 19

Friday Freebies


Go here to request a free Planet Protector’s Kit.   Go here to request a free 2011 Seafood Watch Pocket Guide.   Get a free Detox C4 Sample.   Free printable coloring books/pages from National Geographic.   Like Nescafe USA on facebook and get a free taster’s choice sample.   Get a free sample of …

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Aug 18

Bush Cherry Nutri-Grain Bars (Friday’s Frugal Food)


Last weekend my family had a family reunion.  I was unable to go, but my mom and sister’s family went and had a grand ole’ time.  While there, they decided to pick me some cherries from my grandpa’s cherry bushes.  (To learn more about what Bush Cherries are, GO HERE)   These cherry bushes are …

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Aug 18

Thoughtful Thursday – The Measure of a Man

Martin Luther King Jr. Pic

(photo) “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

Aug 17

Jule’s Gluten Free Back to School FREE e-Book


Back to school means new school supplies, new clothes, new routines, a new lunch box…and for those eating gluten free, it can mean new anxieties.   Jules Gluten Free has created an e-Book called Back to School with Jules.  It is full of gluten-free recipes, as well as tips for all of us living gluten …

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Aug 16

Wordless Wednesday – Parading Through the Town


Okay, so we didn’t exactly parade…we sneaked the kids onto the parade float that our church did for the Days of ’47 Parade here in Utah.  And we sneaked them on 3 days after the parade was over and we just happened to see the float sitting in our church’s parking lot.  That’s totally allowed, …

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Aug 16

New Samples at FreeFlys!


Here are the latest free samples at FreeFlys:   Free sample of Rachael Ray Just 6(r) dog food. Free sample of Biore(r) Blemish Fighting Ice Cleanser Free Cottonelle(r) Brand Roll Cover. Free sample of Giorgio Armani(r) Sport Code Fragrance. Free sample of DenTek(r) Comfort Clean Floss Pick.  

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