Expressions From Hallmark Now Available at Dollar Tree

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Expressions From Hallmark Now Available at Dollar Tree

I’m a card person – I love to give them and I love to receive them! Greeting cards seem to be getting more and more expensive all the time though and it’s hard to justify $6-$8 per card in the budget. That’s why I was super excited to find out that as of today, August 30th, Dollar Tree will be carrying Expressions From Hallmark for $1 each and Heartline a Hallmark company cards at 2 for $1. There are so many occasions and styles to choose from and I’m especially loving the character cards for kids’ birthdays and parties.

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7 Hot Tips to Get the Most Out of Amazon Prime Day!

7 Great Tips to Get the Most Out of Amazon Prime Day!

Every year on Prime Day Amazon brings us thousands of deals on all the stuff we’re into and it’s a great time to plan ahead so you can grab some things you want or need at fabulous prices. With a few simple tips you can score hot items on your gift list and even everyday items like books and groceries at prices you just can’t find elsewhere. If you aren’t already an Amazon Prime Member then go ahead and sign up for your free 30 day trial membership and follow the tips below so you’ll be ready to shop for Hours of Deals on Prime Day starting Monday, July 16th! New deals start as often as every 5 minutes for 30 hours straight.

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10 Ways to Save Money at Goodwill

10 Ways to Save Money at Goodwill

If you love to thrift and bargain hunt, chances are you know where the closest Goodwill store is located. Goodwill is a great place to find bargain clothing, toys, and housewares, all while helping an excellent cause. While just walking into Goodwill already sets you on the road to savings, there are more ways to save some cash. Check out these 10 ways to save money at Goodwill and see how you can stretch your thrifting dollar!

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How to Protect Fruit Trees and Shrubs from Birds, Squirrels & Other Pests

How to Protect Fruit Trees and Shrubs from Birds, Squirrels & Other Pests

There are lots of cheap or free methods you can use to help protect your fruit trees and shrubs from pests like squirrels and birds, such as hanging aluminum pie plates or old CDs from the trees branches to scare them off.  You can also buy reflective bird tape to hang from the branches or place an owl decoy nearby to scare away birds.

We have quite a bit of time and money invested in grapes, blueberries, limes, lemons and satsuma trees and its a fight every year to keep the birds and squirrels from stealing most of our delicious crops so I’ve tried all sorts of things to keep these rude invaders away. All of the above methods are helpful in keeping birds and squirrels away from your fruit trees and shrubs, but they’re not foolproof and the critters are smart and get used to these tricks after awhile. I really wanted to cover my fruit trees and bushes completely to keep everything out so we devised these simple domes using irrigation tubing to use as a framework for wildlife netting.

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10 Ways to Save Money at TJ Maxx

10 Ways to Save Money at TJ Maxx

Many people flock to TJ Maxx for great deals on clothing, home décor, fragrances and more. TJ Maxx can in fact be a great place to find deals, and even sweeter is the fact that you can implement some simple tips and tricks to save even more cash when you shop. Look at these 10 ways to save money at TJ Maxx, so you can fill that cart with all of your favorite finds for less.

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How Holiday Sales Help You Save Throughout the Year

How Holiday Sales Help You Save Throughout the Year

Well I thought I was all done with my pre-Christmas shopping but then a friend at work told me that Kohl’s had their Jansport backpacks on clearance so I had to make another trip back today and boy did I score! These backpacks all retail for between $59 and $89 but I got them on clearance today for between $4.80 and $12.80, PLUS I got to use a 30% off coupon AND I got $10 back in Kohl’s Cash. I saved a whopping $375.41 and that doesn’t even include the $10 Kohl’s cash. With five kids I seem to spend a small fortune on backpacks for back to school each year so I’m thrilled to have stocked them up for next year at these bargain prices.

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Forget Resolutions! Free 2018 Goals & Priorities Planner

Forget Resolutions! Free 2016 Goals and Priorities Planner

I’m a strong believer in making goals but statistics show that only 8% of people are successful in achieving their New Year’s Resolutions. On the other hand you are much more likely to be successful if you have written down specific, measurable goals that you regularly review. That doesn’t sound too difficult does it?

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Save Big on Luxury Items at The Real Real!

Save Big on Luxury Items at The Real Real!

Have you heard about The RealReal yet? It’s an online luxury consignment site where you can find amazing designer finds from Chanel, Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Christian Louboutin, Prada, Jimmy Choo and more. Everything is 100% authentic and there are so many great deals! Take $25 off your first purchase with this link and score something fabulous for a great price. I just bought this gorgeous Kate Spade New York Scatter Station necklace, that retails for $95, for just $26.55 shipped! Use your $25.00 credit to score your next Obsession.

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Small Space Living Gift Guide From World Market

Cost Plus World Market has created a Guide to Small Space Living to help you make the most of your space. From organizing and storing with intention to multi-purpose furniture and decor additions, World Market has everything you need for your cozy studio, apartment or home.

Also, take a peek at the new Fall Super Natural Collection. Pale colors, natural wood, copper finishes and stoneware exemplify World Market’s homage to honest materials.

 

Child Car Seat Safety Tips

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Car Seat Safety Tips

During the holiday season many of us will be on the road more than usual with all the extra shopping and trips to visit family. Of course car seat safety is important all year long but this busy travel season is a great time for a checkup. Here are a few tips for keeping kids safe while riding in cars:

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