Jul 012014
Free 4th of July Printables for Parties

If you’re looking for Independence Day themed party decorations and you’re on a budget, Hostess With The Mostess created a pretty cute set of free 4th of July printables.  They’re all free to download- when you get to her site, scroll down below the images and you’ll see a list of links for downloading. Thanks, […]

Jun 052014
Free Printable Thank You Cards for Teachers 2014 Edition

These free printable thank you cards are a sweet way to thank a special teacher in your life.  Some of them even come with matching printable envelopes. Here are four cards from JuneLily that have a fresh, clean design:   Over at Seven Clown Circus they’ve designed a thank you card and matching gift tags: I love this […]

May 272014
Five Best Food Apps for iPhones and Android

These are the five best food apps that I’ve found for saving money and staying organized when I’m buying and preparing food.  All five are available for iPhones and Androids, and four of them are free. Grocery IQ First and foremost is Grocery IQ, a free app that enables you to carry your grocery list with […]

Sep 202013
Daily Routines for Kids

Routines are a life raft for me in the chaotic world of parenting.  I’ve created a routine checklist for my daughter’s before school, after school and after dinner tasks, and the link for it is at the bottom of this post if you’d like to download it and customize it. Before using a checklist, I […]

Jan 132013
Free Printable 2013 Calendars

There are lots of great free printable 2013 calendars available right now.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m a big fan of electronic calendars, like the Google Calendar that I use for my weekly and monthly calendars, but there’s no question that actual, paper calendars are really handy as well. Every year I print out a […]

Jun 132012
Crafty Thursday: Homemade Coupon Book for Father's Day

Looking for a heartfelt, low-cost gift for Father’s Day?  Make a coupon book for the special dad in your life!  The coupon book itself is free to make, and you can decide whether the coupons inside are no-cost (“1 Free Hug,” “1 Game Chess”), or low cost (“1 Dozen Homemade Cookies,” “1 Matinee Movie”). The […]