How To Score The Best Deals


*This is a partnered post. How to score the best deals.... Isn't that a question you would really like to know the answer to? How to score the best deals on anything and everything? Especially around the holidays, when EVERYONE and their grandmother are shopping feverishly and spending LOTS of money. Let's face it, the holidays are EXPENSIVE. You can certainly cut corners though and find good deals around every corner. How? It is easy! I shop A LOT online. Most of my big purchases are online. So, when I do shop online I have the advantage of finding coupons, deals and Online Voucher Codes. I will shop and then at check out, I will search (in a different browser) coupon codes or deals, from that particular merchant/store. 9 times out of 10 I find a coupon code to put in and I save money. I can't believe I used to  not do that. Coupon codes are EVERYWHERE. Bloggers have them from big companies, promoting their products. When I review products, companies will sometimes send me … [Read more...]

Save At The Pump With Fuel Rewards Refer-a-Friend Rewards System


This post is brought to you by Shell Fuel Rewards, Opinions are my own. This post has my referral links in it. We all like to save a penny or 8 at the pump, right? Seeing the gas prices rise, scares me a bit and makes me want to not travel anywhere if I don't have to. Lately the gas prices have been OKAY, but my goodness, the days of getting gas for only $5 and actually GETTING some gas in the tank, is  LONG gone. I can give you some advice on how to save more at the pump with the Fuel Rewards Program by the special 'Refer A Friend Program'! Now through November 2, you can earn 25¢ off per gallon by referring a friend! All you do is create an account (if you already have one, great!) at Fuel Rewards Network. Then, you find your unique referral link on the Account Profile Page under "Account information & Refer-a-friend". Next, copy your Refer-a-friend link and email it to as many friends and family members as you like or share it using Facebook or Twitter and Remind … [Read more...]

Dollar Tree: Name Brand Items For Only $1!

logo (52)

*This post is brought to you by Dollar Tree. Opinions are mine. I am so happy to have a Dollar Tree near us! We are frequent visitors there. Whenever I get a little bit of money to spend on the kids, we head over to the Dollar Tree. Why? Because the kids have SO much fun picking out anything they want, because everything is $1! It really is just about the thrill of the hunt for my kids! I do give them a limit, of about $25 each. They go crazy picking out things from toys to art supplies, books and more! The selection is always big and I love how they switch out their items/products on a regular basis. Every time I go in there, there is something new to look at. I love that! My favorite go-to place to buy holiday decorations? Crafting supplies? It is this place! We do lots of crafty things around here and so I try to always stock up on felt pens, paper, tape, glue sticks and more, so we can have a fun, crafty day together, anytime we want! Every Dollar Store I … [Read more...]

Real Nappies Cloth Diapers (Review) #clothdiapers

PicMonkey Collage

*Product received. Opinions are mine. Like I said before, I have a small stash of cloth diapers for when I run out of disposable diapers or when we are just at home and I want to use them. I love all the ones I have and have been pleased this far, with them. Then I heard about another cloth diaper brand and was intrigued enough to check them out and try on my little baby boy! After all, my baby boy looks sooo dang cute in those cloth diapers! LOVE. What I Received: Real Nappies 6-Pack of Indian Cotton Prefold Cloth Diapers Real Nappies Diaper Liners Twin Pack, 200 Sheets (Two) Snug Wrap Diaper Cover, in Red I won't lie, cloth diapers confuse me sometimes. When I received all of this, I was super confused on what I needed to do, like how do I incorporate the nappies diaper liners into the mix? Or, how on earth do I fold cloth diapers? Thank heavens there was directions on how to do the things I needed to learn, in the package! Yes, I do have other cloth diapers, but … [Read more...]

Ten Ways to Save for your Summer Holiday


 *This post contains my personal affiliate links. Most families are having to do some uncomfortable belt-tightening, but that doesn’t have to mean giving up on your summer holiday. Fun Family Holidaysare a great way to get in some quality time with the kids, before the busy school year starts again, so it’s worth doing all that you can to make sure it happens. There are lots of ways to save cash that you could then put towards a bargain break. Do as many of these as you can and see how much you can put into your summer holiday savings fund! 1 – Swap utilities One usually easy way to save cash is to switch your utilities to a better deal. If you’ve haven’t switched in a while check to see if you could be better off. 2 – Go down a shopping brand If you usually buy luxury supermarket brands, try the supermarket’s own version. And if you already buy that, go basic. It’s an easy way to shave pounds off your weekly shop and you might not even notice the … [Read more...]

5 Easy Ways To Save Money On Groceries

5 Easy Ways To Save Money On Groceries

    As gas prices go up, so does the price of food, and families everywhere are starting to feel the pinch. Whereas frugal living was once a fad, for many, it’s quickly becoming a necessity. The good news is that there are a number of ways to save money on groceries, and you can use one or all of them every time you visit the store. If you’re having trouble making ends meet, then give these five strategies a try. You’ll be surprised at how much you can save. Clip Coupons Clipping coupons is the classic way to save money on groceries and still one of the best. While the average coupon may save you anywhere from 25 cents to $1, when you multiply that by 100 items, the savings can add up quickly. In addition to the coupons you receive in the mail, you can look online for printable coupons for specific items that you’d like to buy. To some people, this may sound like a lot of trouble, but if you’re going to buy an item anyway, then you might as well use a coupon and … [Read more...]