Hello all! I’m so excited today that Jenny invited me over to This Tiny Blue House to talk to all of you about one of my favorite things – celebrating frugal holidays with my three boys. A quick introduction: my name is Liz, and I write over at Chief Mom Officer about all things money (yours and your kids), work, and frugal family life. As the mother of three boys of varying ages (14, 10,…

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Hey there folks! Jenny here from A Thyme and Season. I am SO excited to have graciously been invited to The Tiny Blue House by your very own Jenny to share some tasty, frugal goodness with you today. Just to share a little about how my blog came to be, here’s a quick backstory. I became interested in cooking about 10 years ago when I moved out of my parents’ house, primarily as a result…

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Lately, Margsy’s been on a Play-Doh kick. She was first introduced to it at daycare and ever since she’s been on my case about playing with “yallow” which is what she affectionately calls it. At over 1$ per container for your traditional Play Doh at our local Walmart I decided to get crafty and start making my own super easy DIY non-toxic Play-Doh . My mum used to make this very recipe for me way…

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enfagrow A+®. All opinions are 100% mine. Raise your hand if meal time is a real struggle with your toddler? Since Margsy hit 22 months it seems like her appetite has gone out the window, she’s become picky and she’s on the go so much that eating just isn’t a priority anymore. Let’s face it, she can’t sit still because there are so many…

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Can I be honest a minute? I absolutely, categorically, hate buying toys for kids around the holidays. It’s not so much the actual purchasing part that bugs me but the chaos that comes from entering an overcrowded toy store and having to hunt for toys that are worth spending money on. There is so much junk out there and with Christmas quickly approaching I’ve turned to amazon to find the best of the best toys…

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Fair warning. Massive post coming your way about using Pinterest to grow your blog traffic. How many times have you heard that Pinterest has doubled, tripled, quadrupled and even exploded a bloggers  traffic seemingly overnight? How many times have you read a blog post claiming that Pinterest is the solution to all blog traffic problems and that used correctly it can grow to generate at least 80% of your daily traffic? Anyone else a little…

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With the holiday season right around the corner many of us are looking for awesome, budget friendly stocking stuffers for the special people in our life. Below are a collection of over 75 awesome 10$ or less stocking stuffers for the whole family! I’m all about purchasing useful, practical and great stocking stuffers so I’ve created a roundup of 10$ or less stocking stuffers for everyone in the fam! If you’re anything like me, you…

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