Weekly Deals from T-Mobile, Audible.com and More

This week we have a smorgasbord of offers, ranging from deals on an awesome new phone to the chance of winning a “sweet” tour of the See’s Candies factory. July may be halfway over, but the deals are still going on strong. T-Mobile The newest LG phone is finally here, so if you need a phone upgrade, now is the perfect time. The LG3 has a large high definition screen, a 13MP camera, 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 ...

Coconut Oil: Miracle Care for Your Dog or Cat

Everyone is raving about the health care benefits of coconut oil for humans. But did you know that coconut oil can benefit your pets as well? Coconut oil is high in vitamin E and MCTs (middle chain triglycerides), including lauric acid and oleic acid, which make it a healing oil for both dogs and cats. It’s also useful for grooming, as an aid to digestion and many other treatments for your Read more ...

Love With Food Unboxing Video – June 2014

Here is my Love With Food unboxing video. The June subscription box was $10, and the theme was "Take Me Out to the Ball Game." Around eight different types of healthy snacks that are all natural or organic were included. IN THE BOX: G.H. Cretors - Chicago Mix Popcorn - Retail Price $23.99 Dolcetto - Chocolate Cookies - Retail Price $19.99 Snikiddy - Cheddar Baked Fries - Retail Read more ...

Brown Bagging It

Our household savings expert, Jeanette Pavini, always says one of the best ways to significantly cut household spending is to skip lunches out and start brown bagging it. This week, she hit the road with Sacramento’s KOVR TV reporter Melissa Cabral to show viewers just how much can be saved by simply packing a lunch. Here are some examples: The average deli price of a turkey and cheese sandwich Read more ...

8 Easy and Affordable Kid-Friendly Backyard Ideas

Kid-friendly backyard ideas encourage outdoor play, which contribute to overall physical and mental health. Frequent outdoor play helps to increase fitness, as well as raise vitamin D levels. Creating a kid-friendly backyard will help ensure your child is enjoying the outdoors during the summer. Here are eight ways to do just that! 1. Life-Size Angry Birds Game This game can be dismantled Read more ...

Birchbox Unboxing Video – June 2014

Here is my Birchbox unboxing video. This June subscription box was $10. I was excited to get my Birchbox, which was filled with five samples. Watch my video and then read my 411 on the products below. IN THE BOX: Coola Tinted Matte SPF 30 for Face: I usually wear a tinted moisturizer so this felt a bit more dry. But I must say in hot weather this would actually be helpful since at Read more ...

9 Creative & Memorable DIY Wedding Favors

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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 ...