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Let me pay for YOUR Christmas! (…yes, you read that right.)

I know not even Thanksgiving yet, but there’s something I’m BUSTING to tell you about, and figure there’s no time like the present (…no pun intended…). Ever since launching my Budget Boot Camp baby this year, my heart has grown 10x bigger. Not only from seeing the joy and progress that this crazy little passion project of mine

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25 $1 Neighbor gift Ideas! (Cheap, Easy, Last-Minute!)

If your neighborhood is anything like mine, you all love giving small little gifts to each other as a way to show your love and appreciation. And if you’re anything like me, you might need some neighbor gift ideas once in a while! I thought I’d share quickly what I’m doing for my neighbor gifts

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HUGE 30% off PMD discount! Will ship by Christmas!

Ok, brace yourself. I have a major PMD discount that is about to knock your socks off! The PMD (Personal Microderm tool) allows you to give yourself microdermabrasion…at home…for a fraction of the cost…which completely transforms your complexion. This is a FABULOUS Christmas gift idea if you’re still looking for one for a mom, sister, friend,

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The Spending Freeze Has BEGUN! #FocusOnFinances November Challenge

Is anyone else head first in this #FocusOnFinances November Challenge spending freeze week with me? It’s been so fun so far! It’s been a good challenge, and has been empowering to see all of us band together to do something great for our finances. As I mentioned, my goal is to save $500 this month

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Focus on Finances November Challenge – Join Jess and Jordan!

FREEBS! I have the most EXCITING project for all of us! We are going to hunker down and focus on our finances in November, to make way for the BEST year of Holidays we’ve ever had. In just a few short weeks of working hard we will have Christmas completely paid for, have a stress-free

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30% Del Sol Discount + $50 Giveaway + Christmas Gift Ideas! (Frugal Find Friday)

Happy Monday, Freebs! I know I’m breaking the rule to post on a Frugal Find Friday deal on Monday, but because of Halloween last weekend I figured no one was hovering over their computers…so Monday is better than nothing, right?! PS Does anyone else have a Halloween hangover like me and my kids do?? With Christmas

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Christmas At The Pages: Official Christmas Wrap-Up [Mega-Post]

…and POOF! Christmas is over. Did that fly by for anyone else?? Even though we decorated early and tried to squeeze every second out of the Christmas season, it still flew by. It’s been forever and a day since I’ve done a wrap-up post, so I thought I’d start by wrapping up our Christmas week with

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24 Last-Minute Neighbor Gift Ideas [Creative, Simple, Affordable!]

Let’s be honest…we’re all busy, aren’t we? But whether you like it or not, Christmas is about 2.3 seconds away. (Yay! Freaking out. Hooray! About to cry. Yippee! I think? I can’t decide how to feel…) Lucky for you I’m showing you a whole hoard of adorable, creative, cheap, easy, and simple LAST-MINUTE neighbor gift ideas. Not

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How we saved $300 on our Christmas lights + Christmas giveaway!

*Spoiler alert…great Christmas giveaway at the bottom of the post!* It’s no newsflash that Christmastime is an expensive time of year, and not just because of gifts!…decorations, the Christmas tree, neighbor gifts and treats (stay tuned, tons of last-minute ideas coming very soon!), and for us especially, CHRISTMAS LIGHTS. Our house is so tall, Bubba is

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The Best Advent Calendar/Christmas Activities for kids!

Yesterday I looked at my calendar and it hit me for the first time that December is only a few days away! (yes, I’m a little slow this year. Can you blame me??). I bought our first Advent Calendar on clearance last year. It’s a large door-hanging one with large pockets. I plan to put

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DIY Advent Calendar…all you need is scrapbook paper!

Hey! It’s Mel and Steff back from Find it, Make it, Love it! We are so excited to share this super easy Christmas Advent Calendar with you today! It is seriously the easiest Christmas craft ever – no special skills required, and uses very few materials…all you really need is some cute scrapbook paper to

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