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October 26, 2017

Holiday Toy Ideas for Kids

Holiday Gift Guide Toy Ideas Kids will Love

The holiday season is fast approaching, and it’s time to plan on what gifts to give to our loved ones. With 3 kids to give gifts to for the holidays, I always make sure to do some research on gifts that they would like to receive, that are good for them and of course that fits our budget. If you have kids who love tech toys, then you should check out Best Buy’s Toy’s Gift Guide.

This year Best Buy has an amazing selection of the hottest toys that for sure kids and those kids at heart will love. They have classic toys, learning toys and of course cool tech toys.

Here are my top 3 picks for my kids:Continue reading

WOW Mom with a DIY Mother’s Day Sharpie Mug

DIY Mother’s Day Sharpie Mug

Mother's Day Sharpie Mug

When is comes to finding a perfect gift for someone, homemade is always a great option! Anyone can go to a store and buy a gift and slap a bow on it, but it takes real heart and creativity to make something yourself. Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and I wanted to share with you and easy and sweet Mother’s Day Craft that the mom in your life is sure to love! My DIY Mother’s Day Sharpie Mug only takes a few minutes to make, and will last a lifetime! The best part is your kids can make it all by themselves. Let’s check out how to make it:Continue reading

December 16, 2016

Best Toys for Boys

Need some holiday gift ideas for boys? Then make sure to bookmark this page because I’ll be bringing you the hottest deals on best toys for boys!

Whether it’s the year’s most popular items, or toys that will grow your little one’s brain power, this is THE LIST for the Best toys for boys!  Remember that prices can change at anytime, but I have included the prices on some of the toys if I think they are good deals!

Best Toys for Boys

1. Klutz LEGO Chain Reactions Craft Kit – $12.17

2. WolVol Transport Car Carrier Truck Toy for Boys – $29.94

3. Nerf N-Strike Elite Precision Target Set – $34.40

4. Kid Galaxy Remote Control Bump ‘n Chuck Bumper Cars – $20.65

5. Matchbox 9-Car Gift Pack – $9.99

6. Toysmith Tech Gear Multi Voice Changer – $12.59

7. Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 Electronics Discovery Kit – $17.59

8. Air Hunterz Double Shotz – $10.52

9. Fold N Fly Paper Airplanes Kit – $12.99

10. QuadPro CM5 Mini RC Quadcopter-Drone with Camera – $38.99

11. The Original Stomp Rocket: Ultra 4-Rocket – $18.00

12. K’NEX K-FORCE Battle Bow Build and Blast Set – $24.99

13. 4M Tin Can Robot – $13.00

14. Gravity Maze – $29.99

15. VTech Drop and Go Dump Truck – $10.99

16. Zing Air Hunterz Z-Curve Bow – $18.56

17. Set of 3 Color-Changing Racers – $18.88

18. World Racing Car Take-A-Part Toy for Kids with 30 Take Apart Pieces, Tool Drill, Lights and Sounds – $19.89

19. Toysmith Pro-Ball Set – $12.88

20. Little Boy 19 Piece Construction Tool Set With Case – $14.99

21. ZOOB Car Designer – $20.02

22. Made By Me Build & Paint Your Own Wooden Cars – $14.99

23. Steam Train Locomotive Engine Car Bubble Blowing Bump & Go Battery Operated Toy Train w/ Lights & Sounds – $17.88

24. 10 Channel Remote Control Robot Police Toy with Flashing Lights and Sounds – $46.94

25. Little Handyman Kids’ Toy Tool Belt Set with Accessories – $13.99

26. Boy Craft Catapult Wars Build and Battle Kit with 2 Catapults – $12.99

27. VTech Little Apps Tablet, Black – $17.99

28. LEGO Star Wars AT-AT Toy – $11.99

29. Marky Sparky – Blast Pad Missile Launcher – $29.99

30. Fisher-Price Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Tough Trike – $27.88

31. Prextex Remote Control Monster Police Truck – $19.99

32. Scientific Explorer My First Mind Blowing Science Kit – $10.00

33. Daron Shock Ball Hot Potato Game – $20.62

34. My First Flybar, Blue Foam Pogo Jumper For Kids – $19.99

35. Toy Tool Set Workbench Kids Workshop Toolbench – $20.70

36. K’NEX Education ? STEM Explorations: Roller Coaster Building Set – $20.65

37. Learning Resources Gears! Gears! Gears! – $20.56

38. Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Batcopter – $19.99

39. 12 Pull Back Deluxe Monster Cars – $12.49

40. 90 Piece Educational Construction Engineering Building Blocks Set – $34.99

41. Backyard Safari Cargo Vest – $19.99

42. Hot Wheels Criss Cross Crash Track Set – $59.00

43. Gund My First Sports Bag Playset – $17.99

44. Little Tikes T-Ball Set, Red, 5 Ball Amazon Exclusive – $19.99

45. Liberty Imports Track Racer Racing Car Toy Set – $19.99

46. Durable Kids Tool Set, with Electronic Cordless Drill & 20 Pretend Play Construction Accessories, with a Sturdy Case – $23.99

47. Prextex 13″ Rescue R/c Fire Engine Truck Remote Control Fire Truck – $24.99

48. Learning Resources Pretend & Play Fishing Set – $19.95

49. LOZ® Robotic Building Set Block Toy – $17.99

50. Kid Galaxy Squeezable Remote Control Tow Truck – $16.04

More Best Toys for Boys

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Most Popular Toys for Boys

mario kart wii

Mario Kart 8 – Nintendo Wii U on sale $48.15

K’nex 70 Model Building Set, 13419, 705 piece on sale $29.95

ninja turtle truck

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shellraiser only $28.22!

Melissa & Doug Magnetic Car Loader only $16.02!

skylanders trap

Skylanders Trap Team Starter Pack – Xbox 360


Baymax Armor-up Action Figure – Big Hero 6 – 8” – Pre-order


Remote toys for boys

rock crawler

Maisto R/C Rock Crawler Jr. on sale $29.97

Remote Control Flying Sharkon sale $23.46!

Syma S107G 3.5 Channel RC Helicopter with Gyro, Blue


Educational toys for boys

bag science

Be Amazing Toys Big Bag Of Science

LeapFrog My Own Leaptop (Frustration Free Packaging)on sale $15.99

Uncle Milton Uncle Milton Giant Ant Farmon sale $12.99


Discover with Dr. Cool Ultimate Dinosaur Dig Science Kit only $11.99!

Lincoln Logs Classic Edition Tin just $22.50!


Outdoor toys for boys

bounce house

Blast Zone Magic Castle Inflatable Bouncer on sale $234.56

Stomp Rocket Jr. Glow Kit on sale $11.59


Razor RipRider 360 Caster Trike, Blue only $69!

Little Tikes Gas ‘n Go Mower Toy

December 13, 2016

Gift Ideas for Teens

Great Job for Teens


Is your teen expressing interest in looking for their first job? We recently asked on Facebook what your first jobs were, wondering if much has changed since we were kids. It hasn’t, most of the great jobs for teens haven’t changed. I remember what it was like starting my first job. I started on my 16th birthday at a BBQ restaurant and thought it was the coolest job ever! Getting to spend that first paycheck and buy whatever I wanted without having to ask my parents was the coolest feeling in the world! So We wanted to put a list of some great jobs for teens together for you, so you and your teen can look over it together and decided what kind of job would be perfect for them to pursue!Continue reading

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Together with my friends from Mavens of Money we bring you our hottest posts. This week we’re sharing all about Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas.

The Mavens of Money group is comprised of 11 bloggers: MadameDeals | The Coupon Challenge | Mom On Dealz | Coupons are Great | This Mama Loves | A Frugal Chick | The Centsible Family | Stretching Your Budget | Penny Filled Pantry | Freebie Spot | Saving Toward Better Life |

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas


Reindeer Food Recipe


Cards, Tags, and Wrapping Paper


Thumb Print Ornaments


Manicure in a Jar


Body Scrub: Sugar and Sage


Handprint Art Oven Mitts


Homemade Vanilla


Peppermint Candy Bowl and Peppermint Candy Tree


Hot Chocolate in a Jar


Sharpie Coffee Mugs

Link your Homemade Gift Ideas below!

Check out our list of Black Friday 2013 Sales!

For great holiday shopping ideas, visit our 2013 Holiday Gift Guide.

Finals Care Packages for College Students

Do you have a young student in college about to take final exams? Do you know any students who might need a little pick me up or some encouragement as they face a grueling exam week? As a youth group leader at our church I know and care about quite a few young people and often think about them during this time of year as they hit the books and spend countless hours in study groups. I thought I would share with you how I create finals care packages for college students.

Finals Care Package for College Students are a great way to support your student

How to create finals care packages for college students

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