Category Archives: Dollar Stores

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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Birthdays on a Bargain Budget


Birthdays come year after year, and so does the expense.  But since they always seem to return, why not plan to save during birthdays?  Here are some ways that I find to cut the expense of those yearly celebrations, particularly … Continue reading

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A Lovely “Live Simply” Show & Tell For The Holidays


I have been on the “Live Simply” theme kick for a few years now, which inspired both the name and nature of this blog.  I wanted to share some holiday ideas with you from a few years ago in regards … Continue reading

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Sending Out Seasons Greetings Savvy & A Shutterfly Shout-Out!


“Planning is bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now.“ —Alan Lakein We are just under two weeks away from Thanksgiving, and though some lucky (“People always call it luck when you’ve acted more … Continue reading

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Dollar Store Diva


We ALL want to save some of these, right? Here’s how… Dollar stores used to be considered something akin to a flea market or garage sale when they first appeared on the retail scene, filled with a myriad of useless … Continue reading

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