The Best Things to Buy in August

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Back to school sales are in full force and while it’s certainly a good time to stock up on new shoes and pencil bags, it’s also time to score end-of-season clearance items. If you’re not quite ready to say goodbye to summer, treat yourself to a fun bargain and enjoy your final days of sunshine and freedom. Kiddie outdoor oasis: It will be a while before winter weather sends us all Read more ...

How to Get Kids to Eat Healthy School Lunches

School is back in session and parents are back on lunch duty. Packing a well-balanced lunch and getting kids to actually eat their fruits and vegetables can be a real challenge. Things like brown bag lunches allow you to save hundreds of dollars a year while giving you some control over what your kids eat. So here are a few ways to get kids to eat healthy school lunches that you so lovingly Read more ...

Weekly Deals from Nike, Motel 6 and More

Take a look at more great back to school weekly deals that will make sure to set your children up for success this coming school year. We also have a variety of other deals too so be sure to check them all out! Nike 20% Off Clearance Go back to school in style with the latest and greatest Nike gear. Whether you need new clothes for team sports or just want some comfortable clothes to wear, Read more ...

5 DIY Journals And Notebooks Kids Will Love to Create

When you head back to school this year, let your kids create unique and personalized school supplies that also save you money. Take a look at these 5 DIY journals and notebooks that kids will love to create and share with their classmates. Cereal Box Notebooks Don’t throw away the cereal box after breakfast. The kids can use it to create personal notebooks of all sizes that will stand Read more ...

No Heat Hair Styling Hacks

Heat styling can temporarily leave your hair smooth and silky, but excessive heat styling ultimately leaves your hair dry, brittle and prone to breakage. Thankfully, it's not necessary to use heat in your hair styling routine to achieve a sleek and beautiful look. No-heat hair styling is an easy way to maintain the health of your hair and shave minutes off your morning beauty routine. Here is a Read more ...

Creative Lunchbox Art Ideas for Back to School

We know it’s hard to get your kids to eat their fruits and veggies during lunchtime. And having sandwiches day after day can be boring and could possibly end up in the trash. Turn your traditional PB&J lunches into masterpieces with these creative lunchbox art ideas to keep tummies happy and healthy. Bento Box Lunch Use a few silicon baking cups and cookie cutters to create a basic Read more ...

10-Minute Meals Under $10

Getting dinner on the table seems impossible some days. You might feel a bit stretched too thin with all the errands to run, getting the kids ready and trying to fit in some alone time. But we know exactly what you need to get a family dinner together without too much hassle. Try our meal plan below that includes seven 10-minute meals under $10. Sunday Supper: Slow Cooker Pot Roast Return Read more ...

The Best End of Summer Festivals by City

Summer is winding down, which means a lot of the summer concert series are coming to an end. But there are still a ton of wonderful end of summer festivals by city where you can dance the night away or take in a unique film. See the list below for some of our favorites across the country. West Virginia Camp Barefoot 2014 - Bartow - August 21 Tennessee Southern Brewers Festival 2014 Read more ...

5 Unexpected Back to School Savings

Don’t let back to school shopping stress you out. Some of the best deals of the year are available right now so you can save money on the things you need. Think of it as a treasure hunt! Whether you’re shopping for a backpack, pair of jeans or peanut butter, make it your mission to find the best deal. Here are five unexpected savings that will make your back to school shopping experience productive Read more ...