Kids

A Real Vacation

There was a little boy about four years old in the doctor’s office excitedly telling the receptionist about his recent...

Let Them Eat Cake…Money and Time Saving Treats for Kids with Allergies

The number of kids with food allergies has increased dramatically over the past decade. I can’t remember a single child...

How to save on Back to School Shopping

Summer is winding down and back to school thoughts are entering every parent’s mind. For many, just the thought of...

Confessions of an ex-Couponer

It’s no secret that I love a bargain, so after watching a few episodes of Extreme Couponing I was ready...

Money Saving Tips for Sports Moms

Participating in youth sports is great way for kids to stay active, socialize with others, and learn the value of...

7 Financial Pitfalls to Avoid

I’ve made plenty of financial mistakes in my life. In fact, I’m still trying to correct several of them. I’m...

Entertaining Your Kids for the Summer on a Budget (Part 2)

Last week we talked about activities to keep the kids entertained during the summer on a shoestring budget. Here are...

How to entertain your kids for the summer on a shoestring budget

School is out (or almost out) and it doesn’t take long to hear the dreaded statement that comes from every...

How do you teach kids Needs vs. Wants?

“I Want,” “I Want,” “I Want” How do you teach your kids needs vs. wants when sometimes even adults have...

The Tale of the Green Game Boy

The Tale of the Green Game Boy

Imagine it’s your 10th birthday. You are surrounded by your family, finishing up with cake and ice cream. You know...

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