Saving Money

Need some frugal alternatives to the high cost of school clothes, supplies, gear, and even breakfasts? Learn how to find the bargains on back to school clothes, backpacks, lunch boxes, school supplies, and more. We’ll show you some great recipes for back to school breakfasts that will save you tons!

10 Ways to Save on School Gear

February 12th, 2013 posted by Nancy Twigg

by Nancy Twigg How many more days until school starts? If you are a parent, most likely you can answer that question without even looking at a calendar. Summer has […]

Back to School Gear For Less

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kim Tilley

It’s about time for the kids to go back to school! Now comes the tricky part — getting them ready to go back to school without paying a king’s ransom. […]

Back to School Wardrobes for Less

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kim Tilley

Does your child’s wardrobe needs seem to break the bank? Getting kids ready to go back to school in style does not have to cost an arm and a leg. […]

Dress Your Child For Less

February 12th, 2013 posted by Elizabeth Beck

Summer is winding down and school will be starting in a couple of weeks. Our children have outgrown most of their fall and winter clothes and sometimes they can look […]

20 Fun Ideas That Won’t Break The Bank

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

When the kids get home from school, make some of these fun and inexpensive crafts! Not ready to spend a fortune on supplies? We’ve come up with some fun projects […]

Back to School Breakfasts – Quick and Easy

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kim Tilley

It’s back-to-school, or homeschooling time! Whichever way you are going with your kids, schooltime means back to a structured schedule and back to the morning routine of gearing up for […]

10 Steps to Conquering Back-to-School Spending

February 12th, 2013 posted by Faye Prosser

by Faye Prosser As the summer sun warms the thick August air, the real heat for parents of school age children is coming from back to school spending. With the […]

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Orange Carrot Less-Drip Ice Pops

Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]