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Vanessa Barker (OurThriftyIdeas)
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These faux planters are so cute. Can you believe they are made from foam balls and faux succulents? Creative

When I got a full box of Make It: Fun Crafts Foam Balls, all the fabulous craft ideas started swirling in my head. I had quite a few of them, so don’t be surprised if a few show up on the blog in the next few weeks!!! But today I have a fun one for […]
When I got a full box of Make It: Fun Crafts Foam Balls, all the fabulous craft ideas started swirling in my head. I had quite a few of them, so don’t be surprised if a few show up on the blog in the next few weeks!!! But today I have a fun one for …
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Breakfast Kabobs are a fun way to get your kids excited about breakfast or an after school snack. #EggoBTSTarget AD #Eggo

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EggoBTSTarget #CollectiveBias I love time around the table or counter with the kids, and I feel like that time gets taken during the school year. So…
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EggoBTSTarget #CollectiveBias I love time around the table or counter with the kids, and I feel like that time gets taken during the school year. So when it comes to breakfast I love to make something for the kids …
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Cooking lasagna in the crockpot is EASY and barely any prep time meaning you CAN have a hot dinner tonight! #CampbellSavings #Ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CampbellSavings #CollectiveBias We only have 19 days until my kids go back to school, and it is one of the most bitter sweet situations of the whole…
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CampbellSavings #CollectiveBias We only have 19 days until my kids go back to school, and it is one of the most bitter sweet situations of the whole year. We are at the point in Summer where everyone gets on …
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This geometric pineapple is so cute. And can you believe it's made out of a sheet of styrofoam?!

This geometric pineapple is so cute. And can you believe it’s made out of a sheet of styrofoam?! Some days I just feel like I need to play with color. I can have a rough start to the day, and after some perfect bright color combos, my day can get…
This geometric pineapple is so cute. And can you believe it’s made out of a sheet of styrofoam?! Some days I just feel like I need to play with color. I can have a rough start to the day, and after some perfect bright color combos, my day can get completely turned around. The other …
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Temporarily color your child's (or your own) hair using Kool-Aid

This Summer we are trying to do some fun things that are unexpected, fun and things we can’t do during the school year. My son’s very first thing he wanted to do was buy flip flops and never take them off his feet (which he hasn’t, a week into Summer…
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Help your kids turn their boring summer flip flops into an amazing and fun accessory!

It’s flip flop season and my kids couldn’t be more excited. Moving to a new school and having the policy of no flip flops was DEVASTATING for my son, to say the least. Every day he would get home from school and throw some on just to wear around the…
It’s flip flop season and my kids couldn’t be more excited. Moving to a new school and having the policy of no flip flops was DEVASTATING for my son, to say the least. Every day he would get home from school and throw some on just to wear around the house! My daughter is the …
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Utah's Renaissance Faire - TICKET GIVEAWAY

One of my family’s favorite places to go is Thanksgiving Point, it’s even what William has requested for his birthday party. And all the fabulous events they have make each visit even more fun. There’s always something new to experience each time we go. …
One of my family’s favorite places to go is Thanksgiving Point, it’s even what William has requested for his birthday party. And all the fabulous events they have make each visit even more fun. There’s always something new to experience each time we go. This upcoming weekend (August 26-27 2016), the Utah Renaissance Faire will …
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Tin Foil Dinners - Over A Wood Burning Fire

Thanks so much to HomeRight for sponsoring this recipe and post!!!  One of my oldest memories is going camping with my family when I was little. And we ALWAYS had tin foil dinners while we were camping. Seriously, always! They were a fave of mine then and…
Thanks so much to HomeRight for sponsoring this recipe and post!!! One of my oldest memories is going camping with my family when I was little. And we ALWAYS had tin foil dinners while we were camping. Seriously, always! They were a fave of mine then and they still are to this very day. I …
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This bookworm is the perfect way to help your kids track their reading. They will get excited to add another circle to the worm and watch it grow.
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This bookworm is the perfect way to help your kids track their reading. They will get excited to add another circle to the worm and watch it grow. At the beginning of Summer, we started to get out of our normal routine and one of the things that we didn’t get to everyday was our …
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Create Oreo Poké Ball Pops that will have every Pokemon Lover excited! #PokemonGo

We just got done with another crazy FB live video that involved the kids, the UPS man showing up, and a very excited 6 year old who got a new stuffed animal. But even more exciting than all that, is the cute Poké Balls that we created out of Oreos!!!…
We just got done with another crazy FB live video that involved the kids, the UPS man showing up, and a very excited 6 year old who got a new stuffed animal. But even more exciting than all that, is the cute Poké Balls that we created out of Oreos!!! Supplies: Oreos Sucker Sticks White …
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DEEP Clean Your House For a Move or Yearly Check #CleanHomeSavings @Walmart

This post is sponsored by P&G through Acorn Influence I know we are not alone in renting a house/townhome/apartment for YEARS and every experience is so different. Sometimes you have the best landlords; other times you want to move just to never have…
This post is sponsored by P&G through Acorn Influence I know we are not alone in renting a house/townhome/apartment for YEARS and every experience is so different. Sometimes you have the best landlords; other times you want to move just to never have anything to do with them again. We have had a wonderful mixture …
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This mini Party Hat is such a fun idea for a birthday cake. And it's a really easy and simple tutorial too!

This post is part of my relationship with Make It Fun Creative Team. Gracie is going to be 5 in just 2 weeks. Somebody PLEASE make my baby stop growing up. Seriously, how did we get here?! Anyway, the more we have been talking about her birthday, the more…
This post is part of my relationship with Make It Fun Creative Team. Gracie is going to be 5 in just 2 weeks. Somebody PLEASE make my baby stop growing up. Seriously, how did we get here?! Anyway, the more we have been talking about her birthday, the more worried she has been. We moved …
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