Sales Tax Holidays by State

Source: Bankrate Most holidays cost us money, but this is one holiday that is all about saving money. We’re talking about sales tax holidays. This is a celebration in savings that many states have started hosting around the back to school season. The bulk of tax holidays are happening this weekend (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Lousiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Read more ...

Show Your Disney Side with a Themed Party

Show your Disney side and bring the magic of Disney to your home this summer with a themed party. If your summer plans don’t include a trip to the Magic Kingdom, no worries. We have budget friendly ideas for food, games and decor to throw an at-home Disney themed party for kids of all ages. Decorate Like Disney Decorate your table using a red, black and white color theme to mimic Mickey Read more ...

9 Creative & Memorable DIY Wedding Favors

Summer time calls for outdoor weddings, bridal showers and adorable wedding favors that complete that special day. Create the perfect DIY wedding favors ahead of time at your bridal shower to thank people for attending your summer soiree. Even better, these wedding favors are both cute and within your budget! Personalized Biscotti Buy a container of biscotti, dip in melted chocolate Read more ...

8 Fun 4th of July Recipes

Fourth of July is just a couple days away and we have eight red, white and blue recipes to help you plan your festivities. From breakfast pancakes to mouth watering BBQ and festive desserts, we have all the fun 4th of July recipes you'll need to plan a menu that will dazzle your guests. Red, White & Blue Pancakes Start your 4th of July with these red, white and blue pancakes. The Read more ...

8 Affordable Ideas for 4th of July Celebrations

Summer entertaining is meant to be simple and nothing epitomizes a summer party more than a 4th of July celebration. These nine tips are meant to make your day easy and inexpensive yet full of unique touches that will have your guests going how do they do it? So fire up the grill, raise the flag, and get ready to celebrate in fun, affordable style. Hot Dog Potluck No Fourth of July celebration Read more ...

World Cup Memorabilia for the Ultimate FIFA Fan

Now that we're almost set for the Round of 16 in the FIFA World Cup, it's about time that you get yourself geared up so you can showcase your love of the sport--or at least your love of your favorite team. Here are a few essential World Cup memorabilia to get you on your way! Wrap Up in Team Scarves FIFA scarves are not just an accessory to stay warm, but also stylish banners that strike Read more ...

Fun & Festive 4th of July Crafts for Kids

Keep kids entertained and in a patriotic mood with these budget friendly 4th of July crafts. We have patriotic themed projects your kids can easily make that can be shared at your upcoming Independence Day gathering. Let their imagination go as they make these projects their own. Start by gathering any red, white and blue craft supplies you have at the house. Recycle paper towel and toilet Read more ...

Get the Most Out of the Summer Solstice

This Saturday, June 21, is the longest day of the year, also known as the Summer Solstice. It’s a day that is rich in tradition, meaning and sunshine. It’s been celebrated for hundreds of years in countries around the world. We think the best way to honor the solstice is to get outdoors, so here are a few ways to make the most of your extra sunlight. Get out picking: Long ago, it was Read more ...