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Whoa, Wait. Walmart?

I. 👏 Love. 👏Bargain. 👏 Shopping! 👏 I’m always the person who, when you compliment something I’m wearing, I just can’t WAIT to tell you how little I paid for it, and how you can get it too! (Some probably find this annoying.) And yet, apparently I am not alone. Because last week I discovered…

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I pride myself in being a really good gift giver. I will window shop Amazon all year long for birthday and Christmas gifts and recently have become addicted to “Amazon Haul” videos on YouTube. I also watch Dollar Tree Hauls, Target Hauls, and pretty much anything with the word haul in it. This is my…

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Oh Baby, Walmart Savings!

Baby Savings Day is this Saturday in stores from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm! All three Wichita Falls, TX locations are participating. Most of your favorite baby items are 30% off online at Walmart.com NOW. In store there will be hands-on opportunities to learn how to use the latest baby gear as well as baby experts…

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Last year was Teddy’s first year to exchange valentines with his classmates, and now I feel a year older, a year wiser, here’s what I’ve learned: I’m mailing it in this year. Literally and figuratively. Step 1: Defect From Homemade Land A year ago, one of Teddy’s classmates gave out these adorable dinosaur toys with…

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Family Finance Games For Kids

Usually, paying bills is one of those adult chores that takes time away from family time. It doesn’t have to be that way, though! Getting your kids involved in the family finances can let you take care of your responsibilities and spend time with your children at the same time. Making financial fitness a game…

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Divvying up your kid’s allowance into different jars, each with a specific label and purpose, has become pretty standard. Your kids probably have one jar for savings, one for spending and maybe another for giving. What most parents and kids omit, though, is one more jar for emergencies. Yes, emergencies, even for kids. Granted, they…

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It can be difficult to find something everyone enjoys doing. Uncle Phil wants to watch the football game, while Aunt Linda wants to decorate cookies. You’re trying to keep peace without making family time feel like a chore. What can you do to keep everyone happily spending time together without running up a huge credit card bill?…

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This weekend we celebrated Oaklee turning six! We kept it low-key, and filled with the exact type of fun any five or six-year-old would love. Here’s how we kept it easy, fun, and budget-friendly: 1.) Cake We booked our cupcake order at United Supermarket. I love them because they are super reliable, make tasty cake,…

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Money Hacks: The Kool-Aid Test

Leaky toilets can really inflate your water bill. Try the Kool Aid test! Dump a package of orange Kool-Aid into the tank of your toilet and don’t flush for an hour. If you still see orange water in the toilet bowl after an hour, you have a leak. Stop throwing out money and get it…

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