5 Ways to Save Money When Packing School Lunches

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Packing School Lunches When school starts, you want to be sure that your child is eating a healthy lunch. Having lunch at school can be expensive and lets face it, they may not be as healthy or as tasty as something you made at home. If you follow a few of our 5 ways to save money when packing school lunches you can be sure that your child is eating something that tastes great and is also good for them. 5 Ways To Save Money When Packing School Lunches 1. Make or buy large batches of ...

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7 Secrets on How to Budget Money Successfully

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How to Budget Money Successfully There are many secrets on how to budget money successfully, but these are the ones that have worked for me! It's important to be flexible, and to understand that learning a new budget will take time. Be okay with that fact, and things will run smoothly (or at least smoother than they would have originally). 7 Secrets on How to Budget Money Successfully 1. Have a goal. Not just a random-maybe-some-day goal, but an actual exact goal. Whether you want to save ...

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11 Talc Baby Powder Uses That You Should Know

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Talc Baby Powder Use Talc Baby Powder to Solve Common Issues and Save Money Baby powder doesn't have to be used for babies only. There are many great things you can use talc baby powder for and some of it can even help you save money. Here are 11 Talc Baby Powder Uses That You Should Know 1.) If you're in a rush and don't have time to wash your hair but it is a bit oily try sprinkling a little baby powder onto your hands and rub it into your scalp. It will absorb the oil. 2.) Mascara is ...

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7 Tips to Save Dollars at Kroger Grocery Store

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Kroger Grocery Store 1. Kroger Grocery Store operates 2,642 grocery stores in 34 states. You have to know how to shop smart, watch the ads for sales, and don't forget to sign up for the Kroger plus card. You can get the Kroger plus card at the service desk all you have to do is fill out a short form. You will need to be sure this card each time you shop so you can get the great sale prices. It is important to register your card at the Kroger website. Once it is registered you can add ...

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Save Money Watering Your Lawn

Save Money Watering Your Lawn

Save Money Watering Your Lawn Is it really possible to save money watering your lawn?  It depends on what part of the country you live in.  In our area, the summers are hot and humid with frequent afternoon thunderstorms.  In other areas, the weather is hot and dry necessitating lawns be regularly watered to maintain any semblance of green. One of our biggest issues with watering our lawn is that water is very expensive in our area.  My parents live in a large city and their water/sewer ...

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3 Lessons to be Debt Free For Life

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Debt Free For Life Living More Frugally is the Key to Be Debt Free For Life To live frugally is not something that I do naturally. It is something that I continue to learn how to do so that our family can afford for me to be at home with our 3 year old. It is not easy and there is some work to be done to save money and be debt free. The key for me has been to learn to spend less and save more without that becoming the focus of our family's life. I certainly want our children to understand ...

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Health Benefits of Onions

Health Benefits of Onions

Health Benefits of Onions Onions may make you cry, but they sure are worth it. They are delicious in salad or on a burger, sauteed, caramelized or raw. They are full of flavor and can be used in countless recipes, but do you know all of the health benefits of onions? Onions are great for your health, heart, skin and even your hair! What are the Health Benefits of Onions? 1. Onions contain phytochemicals that work with Vitamin C to improve your immune system so you can fight off illness ...

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How to Get Rich In 5 Minutes a Day

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How to get rich in 5 minutes a day I know we all hear of the "get rich" schemes. We all eventually hope to "get rich". We hope to be at a point in our lives where we do not wait for anything. The place that we feel happy. We have become a society that equates that with monetary riches. How to get rich in 5 minutes a day I gave  you my how to save up money tips. I also shared with you tips on living on 30,000 or less. I  showed you frugal ways to get out of Debts. I didn't really give you the ...

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Can You Eat Sprouting Potatoes?

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Sprouting Potatoes The other day I was cleaning out the cabinet where I keep the potatoes and I found a couple of forgotten spuds that had sprouted. My first reaction was to laugh, because I have a good friend that is terrified by sprouting potatoes and I immediately thought of her. If she would have been there that day, she would have ran screaming from the kitchen. I have no idea why they scare her so badly, but they do and they have since we were little kids. When I finally stopped ...

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Family Reunion Ideas

Family Reunion Ideas

Family Reunion Ideas Tips on how to plan a family reunion on a budget Employment, marriage and education are the main causes of separation of families. When my cousin got married to a man from a different country, the family was sad since she had to move to her husband’s country, however all was not lost since we always have some family reunion and meetings where she comes together with her family. When children go to study in different country and are employed there, they end up spending ...

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