I am a very frugal shopper when it comes to Halloween costumes and decorations. I try to make home homemade items when I can, but when you are a busy mom blogger like myself, sometimes […]


Fake coupons with Scissors

This humorous guest post is from Meg Sparwath at Perfect Zen Woman. Coupons are not my friends. They taunt me by merely existing. The ad section of the paper sits, unused, silently reprimanding me for […]


sm back to school spending report

Last month, Women & Co. challenged our family to find creative ways to save during this back to school season. As a mother of five with four kids in school (college, high school, and elementary), […]

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My Job Chart

I’m a big believer that the only way the wee ones will learn to be responsible adults is if they are responsible children – to the point that they’re capable of handling it. As they […]


Here are some of the top deals we’ve mentioned this week over at 5 Minutes for Deals: We found a 15% savings on iTunes gift cards from Best Buy this week! Have a free movie […]

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