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#ad Back to School with Safeway and Tyson Project A+

  Where has the Summer gone? I know many kids have already started school back up. My kids begin this coming up Monday. I'm not sure if I'm ready. I know they are - I'm just not sure about me. During the school year, even with a busy schedule, I like to find ways to be involved. This year I … [Read more...]

Back to School Glasses for Kids – only $25 at JCPenney Optical + a Giveaway!

I received a JCPenney Gift Card in return for this post. This post was made possible by Mom Spark Media. Thoughts are my own.   When I was younger, I started wearing glasses at the age of four. My oldest has been wearing them since he was five. My daughter has been wearing them since she was … [Read more...]

Our Money Saving Adventures with Fuel Rewards Network and @MasterCard #FuelFamilyFun #MC

Earlier this Summer, I wrote a post telling you how to save money with the MasterCard and the Fuel Rewards Network. Now I'm writing to tell you about all the money I saved and what I did with it! I have learned so much about the Fuel Rewards Network and that MasterCard is just one of their … [Read more...]

Spin Into Action with Champions for Kids & Spinbrush #Spinbrush4Kids

  Community is something I feel passionately about. Once upon a time, I was employed with my County as a Community Ambassador through AmeriCorps. Within this role, I organized community events, worked with foster youth and helped displaced families with reunification (that's the jist of it … [Read more...]

New, Convenient & Affordable Wardrobe with Tracy’s Closet

Our kids outgrow clothes. We get tired of them. We all need a change and there is nothing wrong with that. The problem is we don't always have the money to buy the latest fashion or something new. Plus, at some point, we are bound to run out of room. Sure, there are consignment shops. I don't know … [Read more...]

Fresh Finds on Meat at Save Mart Supermarket #FreshFinds

 It's Summertime. The kids are home for the summer. You all know what that means - you need more food. It's true. Some days it seems like they never quit eating. They need breakfast, lunch, dinner AND snacks!? Just kidding. Seriously though... you know what I'm talking about.  With … [Read more...]

Heart Healthy Tailgate Party for the Save Mart 350 Race #FreshFinds

Eating healthy is something many people are trying these days. It's not always easy (especially when you are doing something fun). Summer parties, birthday parties, weddings and everything in between usually serve food that aren't the best for your health. That's one reason why I love tailgating. … [Read more...]

Save Some Sweet Money with MasterCard Fuel Rewards #FuelFamilyFun #MC

    When I think about Summertime, the first thing that comes to mind is family. The kids are out of school for the summer. We are always looking for things to do. Being that they are home for the summer for almost three months, we always try to save money where we can. Saving money … [Read more...]

Fun Ways to Get Kids to Eat Dairy This Summer! #EverydayDairy

Summer is here and it's hot. We live in California and today it was 104 degrees at 8:00 pm. Yes, at nighttime. That is crazy hot. I'm one of those people that like to beat the heat by staying inside with the central A/C. Sometimes kids don't seem to care how hot it is outside, they still want to … [Read more...]

Stocking Up & Having Fun with Scott Shared Values #ScottValues #cbias #shop

 Summertime is here. That means we all want to go and have fun with our families. Many times fun can cost money. All year long (especially in the Summer), I look for ways to save money and get value out of my purchases. One thing our family goes through like crazy is toilet paper. It seems like … [Read more...]