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Frugal, Parenting, Kids, Lifestyle, Recipes
Frugal, Parenting, Kids, Lifestyle, Recipes

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Getting paid to buy chocolate, and getting necessities for (mostly) free at Sam's Club makes a girl very happy! Here's all the junk food- I mean balanced fuel- I bought this week. =)

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I can't call Allison a toddler anymore. She's officially a Preschooler! It's amazing how your emotions on that first day range from "I couldn't possibly let you go!" to "Oh my goodness, I'm just dropping you off early". Here's an accurate timeline of what went through my head on her first day of school.

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Black beans are frugal, full of nutrition, and delicious! Here are 4 great ways to include black beans into your regular meal rotation:

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I've given up the hunt on frozen broccoli... for now. This week includes new recipes, Goldfish up to my eyeballs, and zucchini longer than my arm! Here's what I bought this week:

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The last post in my budgeting series is all about the Free Spirit. If you're not a fan of numbers and just want someone else to take care of it, that might be you! Here are some tips for budgeting with your spouse when you're the Free Spirit. http://bit.ly/2jaZ1zW

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I still have a bag of these in my freezer from a couple weeks ago! These freezer meatballs have simple ingredients and are super easy to double for later. My go-to freezer meal recipe!

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It was a fairly normal shopping week, but as I'm stuffing my face today with hot dogs I'll already be preparing for a good shopping trip this weekend! Here's what I bought for less than $75 this week:

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The third post in my budgeting series explains Budget Committee Meetings. Once you make a budget, you have to review it and make changes every single month! Here's what to include in your meetings with your spouse and tips for making it successful: http://bit.ly/2euJObp

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Anyone else actually a little sad about Summer ending? School has started for most kids, and we're now gearing up for cooler weather and all the fun things that go with it. Here's what's been going on in the Bacon household in August:

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I'm big on numbers, and I love getting the most out of my money. Protein is great at keeping you full, but it doesn't have to be expensive! Here's a list I created of some of the cheapest proteins to help you lower your grocery budget.
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