Family Fun


Pumpkin Spice Popcorn (Halloween Treat)

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I made this Pumpkin Spice Popcorn mix as a quick after school treat for my kids. It only took about 10 minutes to make and it was so easy and delicious! The Pumpkin Spice M&Ms are only available at Target. … Continue reading

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Sandra Lee: Halloween Parties and Entertaining

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Sandra Lee:  Halloween Parties and Entertaining Last week I had the pleasure of talking to Sandra Lee of Food Network about all things Halloween.  This woman is the creative genius of parties and food on a budget – especially semi-homemade things … Continue reading

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DIY Couples Halloween Costumes (10+ Ideas)

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DIY Couples Halloween Costumes Here are some fun ideas for DIY Couples Halloween Costumes for adults that are going to or hosting any Halloween parties. After all who says that only kids can wear costumes and have all the fun! … Continue reading

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DIY Family Halloween Costumes

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DIY Family Halloween Costumes Here are some DIY Family Halloween Costumes that our Mommysavers forum members have done before. They’re fun, creative and a great way to get the whole family involved in doing something together. Peanut Family Charlie Brown … Continue reading

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Annie Movie Press Event with Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhane Wallis and Will Gluck

Annie Movie Screening at Mall of America

Last week, I headed to Mall of America where I had an opportunity to talk to the stars of the upcoming Annie movie remake.  I have fond memories of watching the Annie movie as a child (I’m dating myself here, … Continue reading

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S’mores Recipes (Ooey, Gooey Goodness)

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S’mores Recipes S’mores are the go-to dessert when having campfires they are ooey, gooey and the creations are endless! Now you can have them anytime of the year with these yummy S’mores Recipes that are for bars, brownies, pancakes and … Continue reading

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37 Brilliant Uses for Coffee Filters

37 Users for Coffee Filters

37 Brilliant Uses for Coffee Filters Even if you don’t have a coffee maker that uses filters, you may want to consider picking up a package next time you go to the store.  Because of the size, shape, and paper … Continue reading

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2014 Summer Reading Programs for Kids

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Here’s a great list of summer reading programs that are FREE for kids. There are lots of fun rewards that are offered as incentives to get and help keep kids reading over the summer. Barnes & Noble: Read 8 books, … Continue reading

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Disney Smart Phone Tips

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Smart phones make our lives easier in so many ways, and a trip to Disney is no exception.  You can use your smart phone to save time, money and frustration at Disney. Here are five tips and ideas for making the … Continue reading

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20+ Easter Crafts

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20+ Easter Crafts Here are 20+ Easter Crafts that are super cute to make! You can make them for yourself, for your kids Easter baskets or for other friends and family. Some are so simple that kids are able to … Continue reading

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