Category Archives: Children

Taking Control of Kid Clutter


Kid clutter can be the bane of every parent’s existence.  Even people who normally keep their house clean and tidy may be the victim of children who insist on having their room be in a continuous unruly and out of … Continue reading

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More Back to School Savvy Tips…


I fail to believe that it is getting so close to the middle of August.  Where did the days go?! Pretty soon I will have to get started on back to school shopping.  If you have not already gotten yours … Continue reading

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Banish The Back To School Budget Blues


August is around the corner, and for many parents, the time has come to begin thinking about back to school shopping.  Unlike a lot of parents, I do not relish the concept of my kids heading back to school for … Continue reading

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Spectacular Savings At Steak ‘N Shake


We were recently in another state taking in a movie, and decided to stop nearby to get a bite of lunch to eat.  We decided to go to Steak ‘n Shake, which we have been to before when visiting in … Continue reading

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Bust Summer Boredom Without Busting Your Budget


Warning to parents: Summertime is approaching.  In a few short weeks, the kids will be out of school, and on the lookout for something to do to save them from the inevitable boredom that seems to be synonymous with summer. But why not be prepared … Continue reading

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Money Smarts Start Early…


Happy May to all of the Live Simply, Live Thrifty, Live Savvy readers!  I hope that this post finds you enjoying better weather and spirits. I just want to pass along this post that I contributed to the FreeShipping.com blog … Continue reading

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