4 Ornaments Kids Can Make


I LOVE having my kids make ornaments which is why I compiled my fave Ornaments Kids Can Make that we’ve made over the years. I’m a simple gal so none of them are complicated but they’re all super cute and make great gifts. Handprint Snowman Ornaments Homemade Graduation ornament. Fingerprint Salt Dough ornament Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have you ever made homemade ornaments? Which ones? You may also like this Baby’s First ornament.

Two Movie Tickets & a $100 Restaurant Gift Card For Only $30


  Restaurant.com Promo Code Need a cheap date night idea?  Do I have a deal for you!  Restaurant.com is offering a sweet deal now through 12/14/14 for only $30 you will receive 2 movie tickets AND a $100 restaurant gift card.  Can date night get much cheaper?  Talk about a great stocking stuffer idea.  Just head through this link to purchase this date night discount and no special discount code is needed. Normally restaurant.com has their awesome gift certificates on sale {Read More}

Walgreens Deal Highlights For The Week Of 12/7 -12/13/14

To get ready for next week’s Walgreens deals here’s a Walgreens deal highlights weekly ad sneak peek and the Balance Rewards have started! Sign up today and For more info see Balance Rewards Information. Firefly Kids Toothbrush $1.99Get $1 RRUse $1 Firefly Product from 5/4 SSFinal Price: Free!Trident, Dentyne or Stride 3/$2Get 1,000 points wyb 3Final Price: 3/$1 ($.33 each)Lindsay Olives 5 or 6 oz $.99 w/in-ad coupon (Limit 3)Use $1/2 Lindsay Olives Printable (zip 80123)Use $1/2 Lindsay Olives printableFinal Price: 2/$.98 ($.49 each)Campbell’s {Read More}

Snuggle Up With Netflix New Shows


It’s cold outside here in Chicago and nights are for letting my kiddos snuggle on the couch and enjoying a little Netflix thanks to my inexpensive subscription. #StreamTeam. One thing I’m grateful for at this time of year is the lack of advertising on Netflix. If my kids see regular tv at this time of year they’re utterly convinced they need certain toys they see on the screen and my 3 year old will beg for something that’s clearly meant {Read More}

DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Ornaments

DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Ornaments

These DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Ornaments were a sweet gift to some friends last year. My boys and I had a great time making them and the boys we gave them to (including their Daddy) were delighted! All you need is some inexpensive ornaments from the store (we got ours at Menards), some paint (don’t cheap out on this or it will peel) and some googly eyes. Grab your red, orange, purple and blue paint. I found the easiest {Read More}

Jewel Osco Deals Week Of 12/3 -12/9/14

Below are the Jewel-Osco highlights this week. For more Jewel deals throughout the week, A Full Cup has a very active Jewel forum for you to join and chat with other couponers. Hormel Rev Wraps 2/$3 Use $1/2 Hormel Rev Wraps coupon Final Price: 2/$2 ($1 each) Butterball Turkey Bacon or Smoked Sausage 12-13 oz 2/$4 Use $.75 Butterball Turkey Bacon printable Final Price: $1.25 Hormel Premium Natural Lunchmeats 2/$6 Get Free Sargento Sliced Cheese wyb 2 Final Price: 3/$6 ($2 each) {Read More}

FREE Shoney’s Hot Fudge Cake

Free Shoney's Hot Fudge Brownie

Stop by any Shoney’s on TODAY and enjoy a FREE Shoney’s Hot Fudge Cake.  Find a Shoney’s location near you!

Free Dove Body Wash Sample

Free Dove Sample

Sam’s Club is offering a free sample of the new Dove Deep Moisture Body Wash.  NO Sam’s Club number is needed so anyone can snag this free sample.

$25 Restaurant.com Gift Cards For Only $5

  Restaurant.com Promo Code Need a cheap meal out? Restaurant.com is awesome! The Best Restaurants can be found on restaurant.com and here is the latest Restaurant.com discount that is good to purchase through December 5th, 2014. Restaurant.com $25 Restaurant Gift Certificates are available for only $5 with code ELF. Grab some now and use later! Normally restaurant.com has their awesome gift certificates on sale for $10 for $25 Restaurant Gift Certificates. PLUS they’ve got a bunch of new restaurants. Restaurant.com is a great place to {Read More}

Bank Of America Free Days December 2014

When are Bank of America Free Days December 2014? Yay, the Bank of America free days are this weekend November 6th & 7th, 2014 . On Bank of America free days, Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders can receive free admission to More than 150 institutions nationwide (See the full list Bank of America Free Days) What are Bank of America Free Days or Museums On Us? Museums on Us is designed to provide a cultural benefit to Bank of America {Read More}

SOL REPUBLIC *NEW* Items Review & Giveaway

Sol 2

It’s that time of year where hunting down the perfect gift is on most people’s minds and for that reason I’ve had a chance to check out two new SOL REPUBLIC items. PUNK wireless speaker For all you gadget lovers out there this little speaker packs a powerful punch and was just released this fall! The quality is like a much bigger speaker but in a tiny size that is totally portable and fits in the palm of your hands. {Read More}

Ridiculously Easy Oily Christmas Gift Ideas

Satin Facial Scrub

  Alrighty so I’ve blogged 12 Christmas Gift Ideas that involve Young Living Oils but some people have asked what about those non-crafty types who want to give oily gifts BUT don’t have time to make anything. Well you’re in luck because here’s a list of some ideas that will help you share your love of oils with others without crafting all day! Box of pumpkin pancakes and a bottle of Cinnamon Oil. Mini bottles of oils and an essential {Read More}

Candy Cane Sugar Scrub

Candy Cane Sugar Scrub

This Candy Cane Sugar Scrub is the last in a series of the 12 Days of Oily Christmas Gifts and is also super simply to make. Aren’t I kind with all these easy peasy ideas???! I headed to JoAnn’s to grab some mason jars for the scrubs but while I was checking out I saw these little plastic containers. While not the prettiest, I think they’re the most useful plus they were just $1. I keep my Homemade Coconut Honey {Read More}

Famous Footwear November 2015

Famous Footwear April

Buy One Get One 1/2 off with the Famous Footwear Fall sale. Rewards members take an extra 20% off. Non-members take 15% off. Print your coupon to shop in-store sale or enter online Coupon Code: THKGV15 (for non members) or THKGV20 (for members) at www.famousfootwear.com good thru 11/30/14.

8 Piece Building Block Discount Deal

8 Piece Building Block Discount Deal

About 8 Piece Building Block Discount Deal After purchasing this voucher, you will receive an email asking you to fill out a form with your selection and shipping information. Your order will NOT be placed until you fill out this form. You must fill out this form for EACH voucher you purchase. For example, if you purchase 3 vouchers, a form must be filled out for each one. You can also access the form by logging into your CertifiKid account and {Read More}

Homemade Thieves Hand Soap

Homemade Thieves Hand Soap

Homemade Thieves Hand Soap is one of my favorite things to make with my essential oils and when I realized how simple it was to make I just keep filling my soap container. But, let’s face it it’s practical but doesn’t look super cute and so I was trying to work out how to cutesy it up when I saw this idea for a mason jar pump soap and boy am I excited! This homemade thieves hand soap is a {Read More}

We #PowerTheHolidays With Duracell


I’m sick of batteries running out of power or not lasting for as long as they should which is why I prefer to #PowerTheHolidays with Duracell. Duracell are the ones that I rely on time after time as they rarely seem to run out. We’ve found over the years that it truly is you get what you pay for when it comes to longevity which is why at this time of year I make sure I grab some extra packs {Read More}

Chef’s Star Frozen Fruit Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt and Dessert Maker $39.99 (Reg. $69.99)


Chef’s Star Frozen Fruit Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt and Dessert Maker $39.99 (Reg. $69.99)     Chef’s Star Frozen Fruit Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt and Dessert Maker

Homemade Lip Balm

Homemade Lip Balm

My friend gives out these adorable homemade lip balm containers to all her friends who are giddy about the gift. When she told me how she made them I was giddy about how easy it was! A homemade lip balm is the perfect stocking stuffer as well as teacher gifts and here’s the recipe made with Young Living Essential Oils.  You can grab lip balm containers from Amazon. Print Homemade Lip Balm Ingredients1 part beeswax 2 parts coconut oil Young {Read More}

Premium Vegetable Spiralizer $13.49 (Reg. $49.99)


Premium Vegetable Spiralizer $13.49 (Reg. $49.99)   Premium Vegetable Spiralizer Complete Bundle – Spiral Slicer – Zucchini Spaghetti Pasta Maker

DIY Room Spray With Essential Oils

DIY Room Spray With Essential Oils

Another great recipe to make with your essential oils is this DIY Room Spray With Essential Oils. It’s just a couple of ingredients, super cheap and simple to make and best yet: it works! Stinky shoes: no problem! Struggle with occasional restless sleep: no problem! Stinky bathroom: Spray a little of this! To make these sprays you start off with a couple of basic ingredients then add oils: Lavender Spray: For pillows and room scenting Thieves: To help with bathroom {Read More}