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Tips for Buying Birthday Presents

Tips for Buying Birthday Presents

| April 25, 2012 | 1 Comment

Certain times of the school year tend to bring out a ton of birthday party invites for my kids. Is it just our family? I feel like there is a huge rush of birthday parties in August, another in January and a third in April and May. Although I don’t see any rhyme or reason […]

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Our Favorite Home Organization Apps

Our Favorite Home Organization Apps

| April 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Cooking, cleaning and home organizing is not the same animal that your grandma contended with! Where Grandma spent most of her time actually in the home, you most likely do not. While in some ways, keeping house was simpler in the “good old days,” you have lots of tools and gadgets that your grandmother didn’t […]

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Keeping a Spending Journal

Keeping a Spending Journal

| April 17, 2012 | 1 Comment

Our family is planning a big vacation next summer, so we’re trying to cut back and start saving now. Sometimes it can seem like there’s just nothing extra to squeeze from the budget! This trip is really important to us, though, so we’ve been looking into ways to save. Sometimes it’s frustrating, because it’s difficult […]

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Bicycle Shopping Guide for Families

Bicycle Shopping Guide for Families

| March 27, 2012 | 1 Comment

The other day, we talked about how to choose the right size bike for your kids in “How to choose the right bicycle“. With spring just around the corner, it’s the time of year to think about buying a new bicycle if your child has outgrown his old one. Easter is only a couple of […]

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Maclaren Stroller News Updates for 2012

Maclaren Stroller News Updates for 2012

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Maclaren’s famous umbrella strollers are freshened-up for 2012 and a bit of a mysterious news story lurks in the background.
I was quite pleased to see the updates that Maclaren had made to their strollers this past week. I was worried because I had heard late last month that the company was filing for bankrupcy! If […]

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Spring has Sprung New TOMS Styles

Spring has Sprung New TOMS Styles

| March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

You know that all of us at Shopaholic Mommy love TOMS Shoes. The designs are cute, the materials are durable and (my personal favorite) every time you buy, you’re helping someone in need. I was browsing the site today and found a bunch of new-for-spring styles that I just love! I’m going to be using […]

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What to Shop for in March

What to Shop for in March

| March 2, 2012 | 1 Comment

It’s been a couple of months since the December holidays, and by now you’re probably back on track, financially speaking, and read to get back to shopping the sales. You already know that school supplies go on sale in July, and that whites go on sale in January. What can you look for this time […]

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Tips for Returning Gifts after the holidays

Tips for Returning Gifts after the holidays

| January 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The holiday shopping has now come and gone but we have a pile of things that need to be returned. We do not like rushing out right away after the holidays because the crowds are just are big as before the holidays. Holiday shopping can be a joyous event, but there comes a time when […]

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Do you Shop Online and Drink ?

Do you Shop Online and Drink ?

| December 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Often times, Shopping Online and Drinking when done together can lead to an empty wallet and increased debt. We all do things that we sometimes regret while drinking alcohol, but I never thought shopping and drinking would go together. It is proven that alcohol impairs judgment and decreases inhibitions but do you feel inclined to […]

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After Christmas Bargins will you shop

After Christmas Bargins will you shop

| December 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Ah, the Christmas holiday is now done and if you watched TV at all in the last few days you saw that the bargains are available in many stores. Everything from sporting equipment to toys, and especially clothing are available at a big savings. Many stores like Kohls were opening as early as five am. […]

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