Author Archives: Susie Chadwick

10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Preschoolers

10 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Preschoolers Valentine’s Day is a fun holiday for crafting, especially with little ones. Here are ten Valentine’s Day craft ideas for preschoolers, from homemade cards to ways to teach about Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day Craft … Continue reading

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DIY Heart Envelope Card

Here’s a quick-and-easy Valentine’s Day craft.  With these simple instructions, you can make a cute heart card that folds into an envelope.  These heart envelopes are perfect for Valentine’s Day cards.  You could also use a heart envelope to send … Continue reading

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Weekly Menu Planning Method #2: Dry Erase Frame

Weekly Menu Planning Method #2: Dry Erase Frame Here’s a new idea for keeping track of your weekly menu plan, shared by musicalmommy in our Frugal Moms Forum. She repurposed an old picture frame into a dry erase menu planner. … Continue reading

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Lemon Kale Salad Recipe

This is a kale salad for people who don’t like kale.  Kale is a popular nutrient-rich green.  It’s high in fiber, Vitamin A, and Vitamin C, and is full of iron, antioxidants and more.  But it can be tough and … Continue reading

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Weekly Menu Planning Method #1: iPhone Calendar App

When it comes to creating a weekly menu plan, I just plan dinners. We usually eat leftovers for lunch, or I make up some pasta to eat with jarred spaghetti sauce.  Other quick lunches include sandwiches or tortillas. Weekly Menu … Continue reading

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Kitchen Tip: How to Juice Key Limes + Limeade Recipe

Citrus fruits are in season if you live somewhere they grow. I was recently gifted a bag of tiny key limes, along with this great kitchen tip for how to juice key limes.  This way of juicing key limes is … Continue reading

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Lego Deal: Castle Forest Ambush $8.74 (Reg. $11.99)

Right now you can grab the Lego Castle Forest Ambush Set for just $8.74 + Free in-store pick-up at Walmart. See more recent Toy & Game Deals.

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Valentine’s Day Hand Print Craft

Make a personal Valentine’s Day card with your kids by making hand print hearts and finger print hearts.  These Valentine’s Day cards are perfect for sending to grandparents or other far away family members.  You can use finger paints or … Continue reading

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Citrus Lane Special Offer: Surprise Baby or Toddler Package $12.50 (Save 50%)

Have you heard of Citrus Lane yet? They send a monthly box of surprises, new products tailored to your baby’s age and gender.  Right now Citrus Lane is offering 50% off your first box with coupon code BLOGHALF.  You’ll get a … Continue reading

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Top 10 Mommysavers.com Recipes from 2013

The most popular recipes from Mommysavers.com over the last year showed an eclectic mix of quick dinners, fabulous desserts, and the ever-popular Olive Garden copycat recipes. Here are the 10 of our most popular recipes on Mommysavers.com in 2013: Olive … Continue reading

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