Top Tips for Dorm Room Supplies Savings

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Dorm Room Supplies Savings Tips The cost of college is expensive enough before the cost of Dorm Room supplies and necessities are factored in. With these Dorm Room Supplies Savings Tips you can send them off to school with everything they need without breaking the bank. Make a list of what you need and then go back over it and include quantities of each item that you need. Mark it off as you buy it so that you don't buy more than you need. Use Organizing Totes to transport your ...

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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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Dollar General College Dorm Room Savings Trip

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My daughter, a third year college student lives in a living college (private dorm) which is not a typical dorm.  She and her suitemates are required to clean their own bathrooms and supply their own cleaning supplies, toilet paper and paper towels.  Dollar General is a great place to get these necessary items at an affordable price.  We had a budget of $20 to spend so with ...

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Back to School Tips: Kids with Food Allergy

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  Children with Severe Food Allergies Got children with severe food allergies? Having a child with a food allergy brings extra paperwork and preparation during Back to School time! Whether your child attends daycare, preschool or grade school, Emergency Action Plans are a valuable resource for anyone who may need to give emergency medication to your child. Be sure to check with your physician during your child’s physical. Additionally, your child’s school or daycare may have ...

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Karla’s Korner: Thoughts for the New School Year…and Beyond

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New School Year Thoughts for the New School Year…and Beyond It’s Sunday afternoon and I have just returned from taking my son for his last week of summer camp. Next summer he will be too old to attend resident camp but has high hopes of becoming a junior counselor. For us, school starts in one week so this last week is a bit bittersweet for him; for all of us. The summer has been busy but one of a less structured schedule for him. While his dad and I work during the day he has been able to ...

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Water Bottle Craft: Back To School (Student) Edition

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  Water Bottle Craft Back to School (Student) Edition Today, I am going to show you how to make a great Water Bottle Craft, for a student starting a new school year. This is the latest installment in our Water Bottle Craft Series. This is the Water Bottle Craft: Back to School (student) Edition!   Water Bottle Craft Instructions: Drink some water or another beverage in a plastic container Wash it out and remove the label Find items that will fit in your bottle based on ...

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Water Bottle Craft: Back to School (Teacher) Edition!

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Water Bottle Craft Back to School (Teacher) Edition Today, I am going to show you how to make a great Water Bottle Craft, for a student starting a new school year. This is the latest installment in our Water Bottle Craft Series. This is the Water Bottle Craft: Back to School (teacher) Edition!   Water Bottle Craft Instructions: Drink some water or another beverage in a plastic container Wash it out and remove the label Find items that will fit in your bottle based on your theme ...

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