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Kate Tabers
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The No-Poo Trend?
I'm going to admit, I get very skeptical about "trends".  Lately I've been reading a whole lot about the "no-poo" trend..........or, no shampoo.  I don't know about you, but I tend to have very oily hair.  I can wash my hair in the morning, and shortly afte...

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Summer Fun: Our Free Day at The Butterfly House
Yesterday morning me and my kids went to The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House  at Faust Park here is St. Louis.  The first Tuesday of every month, The Butterfly House (as well as The Botanical Gardens ) are free to get in from 9 a. - 11 am.  I have a summer ...

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Real Life, Not So Perfect Mom
Every morning I follow the same routine.  I wake up, get my older kid off to school, then the little guy and I eat breakfast together while he watches his favorite Disney cartoons, and I enjoy a cup of coffee while I do my daily web surfing (checking email,...

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DIY Glitter Eggs
Next weekend we will be having our first Easter egg hunt at our house!  I'm not sure who is more excited, me, or the kids.  The hubby and my daughter have been suggesting we do a "special egg" filled with money.  When I was a kid, every so often, there was ...

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Dollar Shave Club
As you probably already know, I am a couponer.  I always hold out for the lowest prices, and I'm pretty much stuck in my ways.  At one point, I was able to get razors for free, or almost free.  However, due to recent changes in prices, coupon policies, and ...

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Shopping for Free on Amazon!
I love being able to get things my family needs (or in  this case wants) for free!  I started shopping for free on Amazon when I started earning free gift cards.  I have been able to shop for Christmas presents, food, personal hygiene products, a camera, an...

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Terrible 3's
Every so often, I use my blog to vent about things that are happening in my household.  Right now, the focus is on my 3 year old son.  For about a month now, he's been going through what I can only describe as the "terrible 3's".  When the tantrums started ...

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Walmart's Savings Catcher
So, I'm sitting here watching the news this morning, and they start discussing Walmart's new program to "help me save more money"!  Walmart now offers a program called the Walmart Savings Catcher .  Here's the breakdown of Walmart's new program.  You go to ...

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Spring Cleaning: Getting Ready for Spring!
Spring is almost here (FINALLY!).  As the days get longer, and it starts to get
warmer, we tend to “wake up” and have the urge to get things done.  I don’t know about your house, but during the
winter, the kids are playing inside most of the time, and thing...

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Personal Priorities: Saving Money in 2014: UPDATE
Ok, I'll admit, I've been slacking on posting about my New Years Resolution !  If you follow me on Facebook, you'll know I got off to a rocky start in January.  Made an impulse purchase that really upset me in the end.  However, we pulled it back together! ...
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