If you haven’t used restaurant.com before, you certainly should try it! My husband and I have used it before. It’s a great way to afford eating out on a budget. Essentially they sell discounted restaurant coupons. A $25 coupon sells for $10, and a $10 coupon usually sells for $3. Just be sure to read
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Let’s hear 3 cheers for Ikea! I’m not the biggest fan of their furniture (don’t hate me), but their accessories and organization items can be amazing. One unbeatable Ikea perk?Kids eat free at Ikea until August 15th! The cool thing about this offer is that you don’t even have to buy an adult entree, you
This museum is amazing for both children and adults. My two year old was in heaven, with not only a dinosaur dig, but gems, a mine, and bugs galore. Take advantage of free first Mondays! The crowds can be large, but it’s worth it to test it out before deciding to buy a membership or
I saw THIS video on the Today Show, and died over it. Some of these ideas are so cute and seem easy to do! For example, you simply turn an old tank top inside out, sew the bottom, flip it back, and voila! A cute tote! I’m now regretting all those old tanks I threw
I love me some S.Y.T.Y.C.D. (who doesn’t??) July 31 is National Dance Day. For those of us who love to watch Latin, ballroom, or Swing dancing, now is your chance to learn some fundamentals. For free! From 5:00 – 6:00 PM there is a free intro to Ballroom-Latin group class and from 8:00 – 9:00
We all try to find ways on saving money on vacation. But… Have you ever thought of how to save money while AWAY on vacation? Here’s an article on Oprah’s site that is a great way to save money WHILE on vacation. It gives tips and tricks for saving money while away on vacay, such
I know I’m on an Oprah kick, finding all these articles. But they are really helpful! This article by Suze Orman is especially awesome. It lists 7 simple money mistakes we all probably make. Some of the things she suggests we do: Opt for a higher deductible on insurance. While it saves you money monthly, it
I found THIS article on my girl Oprah’s site. It’s great, so I had to share! It’s 12 ways to eat well on a budget. These tips are great to mix in with my own grocery shopping tips. This is a great article for those who have more gourmet tastes, especially. Some of her tips
Mmm… I love me some Buca Di Beppo. July 29 is National Lasagna Day! Buca Di Beppo is celebrating in style, by giving out free lunch-sized portions of their yummy lasagna on that day (when you buy an entree or pasta). Might as well take advantage! Click HERE for details.
Got an old cell phone lying around that you just don’t need any more? Wedding dress? Clothes? Books? Many of us simply throw things out to clear space or get rid of things that we don’t need any more. Sometimes we’ll even donate these to The Salvation Army or Goodwill (which is great, we should
As many of you know, I’m a huge believer in Loving Your LEFTOVERS! One site that has saved my life is Allrecipes.com. You type in the ingredients you need to use up, and BAM – it spits out a bunch of amazing recipes based around those ingredients. Click HERE for great leftover chicken recipe ideas.
Since my savings tip for yesterday was about signing up for birthday freebies, I thought I’d add on to it with today’s savings tip…. SIGN UP FOR STUFF! This seems like such a simple, obvious tip…however…do we actually do it? Let’s say we’re at the cash register at a store and they say, “Would you