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Friday, August 27, 2010

Labor Day budget party tips

Think your Labor Day party will cost a bundle? Think again! You can kick off a great Labor Day party at an affordable price by using the tips listed below.  Just because you're living on a budget doesn't mean you can't invite friends to your home for a little fun.  Have a blast! But do it affordably.

Labor Day Party money saving tips -

Potluck!  Asking friends to bring a covered dish is a great way to save money, plus you end up with a diverse menu.

Homemade decorations - Get the kids involved with the Labor Day party planning by allowing them to help make homemade decorations.  Kids can use these free Patriotic Coloring Pages to make banners, signs and much more.

Cookout - Labor Day is like the final party of the summer.  Make it count with a cookout!  Break out the badmitton net, stock the cooler, and have a great time with family and friends.

Get more great Labor Day budget party tips here.

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Are you a member of Post It Perks?

As you know, I am all about finding free stuff and money-saving deals online.  Why pay for something you can get for free or at a discounted price?  When you're managing your home on a budget, you need all the help you can get. 

One way to get free samples and coupons delivered right to your Inbox is through the Post It Perks program.  All you have to do is register at the site to take advantage of this free opportunity.  CLICK HERE to be taken to the Post It Perks sign-up page.  Then, wait to receive special offers and promotions from Post It.

Just today I received an email notifying me of another free sample.  Since I'm such a nice gal, I'll share it with you here.  Grab a free sample of Post It Durable Tabs and Labels Pads.

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Get a free mini-subscription to All You Magazine

All You Magazine is the absolute best magazine for coupon clippers and those living on a budget.  In any given issue, you may find $ 30 in coupons, $ 50 in coupons, or even more!  Considering that just one magazine costs under $ 3.00, it's like you are making money by subscribing. 

If you don't shop at Walmart, you may have never even heard of All You Magazine.  That's because it's available exclusively at Walmart stores and through online or mail-in subscriptions.  Each issue includes coupons, recipes, and lots of advice on every day living.  Read more about this terrific magazine here

If you'd like to give All You Magazine a try, visit their website and request 2 free trial issues.  You'll be so glad you did!

Free Breathe Right Samples

If you haven't already tried Breathe Right Strips to alleviate congestion, here's your chance.  Let me tell you, these things WORK!  If you're feeling stuffed up, just apply one of these to your nose and you'll feel instantly clearer.  Although they're advertised to help with snoring....I can't say that they actually work for that purpose.  My husband is the KING of snorers, and they haven't helped him a bit.  But we always keep Breathe Right Strips in the medicine cabinet for colds and congestion.  They really do help.

Grab your free sample of Breathe Right Strips here.  You'll have to register at the site and be at least 18 years of age to request your freebie.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Try IdeaPaint FREE!

IdeaPaint is an innovative product that turns any surface into a dry erase board.  Use it anywhere in the house for something unique and different.   Find out more about this product here.

To try IdeaPaint absolutely free, visit their website and look for the word 'sample' in the upper right-hand corner.  Then, be sure to come back and let us know what you think of it.