Frugal and Fun Mom/ Florida Mom Blog, Recipes, Crafts, Family Fun http://www.frugalandfunmom.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:58:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 New Members and Referrals Save .25 Cents off with #FuelRewards! Plus $25 Shell Gift Card Giveaway!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/10/refer-a-friend-fuel-rewards-network/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/10/refer-a-friend-fuel-rewards-network/#comments Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:51:21 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25361
This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Fuel Rewards Network Program. I was provided Gift Cards to test and review the service and program details in this post a from the FRN website. Opinions expressed are that of my own. Fall is here, and it is a perfect time to start saving on gas while visiting local pumpkin patches [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Before You Shop, Check #Shopular for Deal Alerts and Tips for Your Favorite Stores!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/10/shopular-deals-alerts-tips-stores-coupons/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/10/shopular-deals-alerts-tips-stores-coupons/#comments Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:19:30 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25335 Before You Shop, Check #Shopular for Deal Alerts and Tips for Your Favorite Stores!
Thank you to Shopular for inviting me to check out their application and for sponsoring this post. Opinions expressed about the app are that of my own.   Want to know about great deals going on at your favorite stores and whether or not the coupons are working? If you want to save and stay in the know, [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Salsa Chicken with Black Bean Quinoa Recipe! Plus #HealthyFamiliesHelpingKids Campaign!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/salsa-chicken-with-black-bean-quinoa-recipe/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/salsa-chicken-with-black-bean-quinoa-recipe/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:09:52 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25230 Salsa Chicken with Black Bean Quinoa Recipe! Plus #HealthyFamiliesHelpingKids Campaign!
The following is a sponsored post to help spread the word about the Healthy Families Helping Kids Campaign. However, all opinions expressed are that of my own. Produce for Kids and Publix are teaming up for a 3rd time to support the Healthy Families, Helping Kids Campaign. Plus, this year they are also getting help from The [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Pork and Vegetables With A Peanut Sauce Recipe! #SmithfieldFlavor #BackToSchoolRecipeshttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/pork-and-vegetables-peanut-sauce-recipe-smithfield/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/pork-and-vegetables-peanut-sauce-recipe-smithfield/#comments Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:59:16 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25194 Pork and Vegetables With A Peanut Sauce Recipe! #SmithfieldFlavor #BackToSchoolRecipes
“This posting was sponsored by Smithfield® and I was compensated to write it. Regardless, what I have written is my own opinion, and experience and I hope you find it of use.” Certain days of the school week are busier than others, and it is tempting to order take-out.  However, if you are like me [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Allstate Foundation Purple Purse! Empowering Women To Break Free From Financial Abuse!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/allstate-foundation-purple-purse-domestic-financial-abuse/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/allstate-foundation-purple-purse-domestic-financial-abuse/#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 21:26:23 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25162 Allstate Foundation Purple Purse! Empowering Women To Break Free From Financial Abuse!
The following is a sponsored conversation about the Allstate Foundation Purple Purse program. Statistics were provided and opinions expressed are that of my own. Could you imagine being in an abusive relationship, and your financial circumstances making it almost impossible to escape? Domestic Abuse has recently been brought to the forefront of the media as an issue, however it [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Littlest Pet Shop: Passport to Fashion DVD!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/littlest-pet-shop-passport-to-fashion-dvd/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/littlest-pet-shop-passport-to-fashion-dvd/#comments Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:02:46 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=24919 Littlest Pet Shop: Passport to Fashion DVD!
I’m sure it is no surprise that my kids love Littlest Pet Shop. You can definitely tell by my daughter’s reaction when she received a toy in the mail from Hasbro. This enthusiasm carries on over to the show as well, and thanks to Shout Factory we received a newly released DVD called Littlest Pet Shop: Passport to [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Winners to Recent Frugal and Fun Mom Giveaways!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/winners-frugal-and-fun-mom-giveaways-2/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/winners-frugal-and-fun-mom-giveaways-2/#comments Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:54:56 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25151 Winners to Recent Frugal and Fun Mom Giveaways!
THANK YOU to all the organizations that sponsored these giveaways and CONGRATULATIONS to all the winners! Dial Coconut Water Refreshing Mango Body Wash Review and Giveaway! #GetNoticed Lori O. Kelley R. Back To School Giveaway and Easy Breakfast Bar With El Monterey Burritos and Peach Salsa! Helen Tracey B. Kimberly B. Laura J. Laundry Shower [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Bealls Outlet Baby Event! Savings Up To 70% off Other Stores’ Prices!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/bealls-outlet-baby-event/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/bealls-outlet-baby-event/#comments Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:15:58 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25122 Bealls Outlet Baby Event! Savings Up To 70% off Other Stores’ Prices!
Thanks to Bealls Outlet, I was provided a gift card to go in and check out their Baby Event that started on September 5, 2014. Of course opinions expressed are that of my own. The timing could not have been any better since my youngest sister just had a baby, and I was looking forward to [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Fall Door Wreath Idea That Is No Glue! Made With Dollar Store Items!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/fall-door-wreath-idea-no-glue/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/fall-door-wreath-idea-no-glue/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:45:44 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25091 Fall Door Wreath Idea That Is No Glue! Made With Dollar Store Items!
This Fall Wreath Idea is probably one of the most frugal and resourceful crafts I have completed. The whole process actually started before summer when I found a wreath at a garage sale for a $1.00. This past week, I went to my local Dollar Store and bought a foam pumpkin, 9 feet of ribbon, 1 [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Cheesy Garlic Buns! An Easy Side for Dinner!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/cheesy-garlic-buns-easy-side/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/cheesy-garlic-buns-easy-side/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:26:15 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25081 Cheesy Garlic Buns! An Easy Side for Dinner!
I was making a sausage and vegetable dish the other night and wanted a bread to go on the side. Initially I had bought hot dog buns to serve the sausage in, but I made a change to the menu and instead turned them into a cheese covered creation. The kids LOVED the bread! To recreate it, you will need: [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Sausage and Veggies Recipe! An Easy Weeknight Dinner!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/sausage-vegetables-recipe-easy-dinner/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/sausage-vegetables-recipe-easy-dinner/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:21:38 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25019 Sausage and Veggies Recipe! An Easy Weeknight Dinner!
Last week for dinner I happen to have Turkey Smoked Sausage (I bought on sale), and decided to mix it with vegetables. The results were yummy, and my kids gobbled it up. I like to experiment with food and thankfully my husband and kids are open to trying these “experiments”. I thought it was funny because I was asked [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Veggin’ In LA With Laura Marano Sweepstakes! Plus Prize Pack #Giveaway with Birds Eye Vegetables!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/veggin-in-la-with-laura-marano-sweepstakes-birds-eye-vegetables/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/veggin-in-la-with-laura-marano-sweepstakes-birds-eye-vegetables/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:36:06 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25030 Veggin’ In LA With Laura Marano Sweepstakes!  Plus Prize Pack #Giveaway with Birds Eye Vegetables!
The following is a sponsored post on behalf of the  Veggin’ In LA With Laura Marano Sweepstakes. Want a chance to win a trip to Los Angeles to meet one of Disney Channel’s Superstars? If the answer is yes, head on over to visit Veggin’ In LA With Laura Marano Sweepstakes to place your entry! You automatically [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Question: What Makes You Great? Plus #Giveaway from Post Great Grains!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/post-great-grains/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/post-great-grains/#comments Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:00:37 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=25005 Question: What Makes You Great? Plus #Giveaway from Post Great Grains!
I was provided samples of Post Great Grains to facilitate this post. Opinions expressed are that of my own. Question: What Makes You Great? Post Great Grains asked, and I am going to answer. I have to admit that it is a pretty tough one to narrow down, but I managed to pick 5 things. 1. My [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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4 Things Parents of Teens Need To Know About Invisalign! #InvisalignTalkhttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/4-things-parents-teens-need-to-know-about-invisalign/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/4-things-parents-teens-need-to-know-about-invisalign/#comments Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:04:02 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=24989 4 Things Parents of Teens Need To Know About Invisalign! #InvisalignTalk
This is a sponsored post for Invisalign.  However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Both my husband and I had braces, so there is a pretty good chance that one of our children are going to need them as well. Since I like to be prepared for the future pre-teen and teenage years, I want to [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Toys from This Summer’s Hottest TV and Movies Make Great Holiday Gifts! #Hasbrohttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/hasbro-toys-summer-tv-movies-gifts-christmas-transformers-spiderman/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/hasbro-toys-summer-tv-movies-gifts-christmas-transformers-spiderman/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:11:19 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=24826 Toys from This Summer’s Hottest TV and Movies Make Great Holiday Gifts! #Hasbro
As a mother of 3 with plenty of nieces and nephews, I have figured out that it is never to early to start shopping for birthdays and for upcoming holidays like Christmas 2014. Thanks to Hasbro, I was provided samples of toys for boys and girls that represent this summer’s hottest TV and Movies . Of course [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Little Tikes 4-in-1 Trike Review! It Promotes Exercise and Grows With Your Child! #TeamLittleTikeshttp://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/little-tikes-4-in-1-trike-review/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/little-tikes-4-in-1-trike-review/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:15:07 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=24903 Little Tikes 4-in-1 Trike Review!  It Promotes Exercise and Grows With Your Child! #TeamLittleTikes
Wanting to find a trike that not only promotes exercise but also grows with your child? I decided that once my 2 older kids got back into school that it was time for my Little Guy and me to get more active. Thanks to Little Tikes I am doing that very thing since they provided me with a [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Doc McStuffins School of Medicine DVD With Dress-Up Play Set!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/doc-mcstuffins-school-of-medicine-dvd-dress-up-playset/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/doc-mcstuffins-school-of-medicine-dvd-dress-up-playset/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:55:43 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=24893 Doc McStuffins School of Medicine DVD With Dress-Up Play Set!
It is no secret that I am a big fan of Disney Junior and have been since my oldest was a preschooler. Of course all my kids love it as well, and we watch it almost everyday. Well you could imagine how thrilled they were, when I was recently was given a copy of the Doc McStuffins School [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Jack O’Lantern Flower Pots! An Alternative To Using a Pumpkin for Halloween!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/jack-olantern-flower-pots-pumpkin-halloween/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/09/jack-olantern-flower-pots-pumpkin-halloween/#comments Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:44:13 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=24828 Jack O’Lantern Flower Pots! An Alternative To Using a Pumpkin for Halloween!
I went to Home Depot the other day and saw orange self watering flower pots. Since I was in an Autumn state of mind, I realized that these looked very similar to fake pumpkins. Of course I took it one step further, and the craftiness grabbed a hold of me. I had bought a set of permanent markers the [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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Back To School with Teacher Appreciation Gifts Featuring Bic Products! Plus A Prize Pack Giveaway!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/08/back-to-school-teacher-appreciation-gift/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/08/back-to-school-teacher-appreciation-gift/#comments Sun, 31 Aug 2014 22:57:43 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=24781 Back To School with Teacher Appreciation Gifts Featuring Bic Products! Plus A Prize Pack Giveaway!
Thank you to Bic for providing the awesome school supplies for my Teacher Appreciation Baskets. If you are looking for an item to give to your child’s teacher for the new school year, or are already brainstorming for next year’s Teacher Appreciation Day, then you will want to check out this Easy Gift Basket. It features items that a [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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You Could Win a #Vacation for Four to Kissimmee! #T2RSweeps Tweet to Repeat Sweepstakes!http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/08/vacation-kissimmee-florida/ http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/2014/08/vacation-kissimmee-florida/#comments Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:30:31 +0000 http://www.frugalandfunmom.com/?p=24763 You Could Win a #Vacation for Four to Kissimmee! #T2RSweeps Tweet to Repeat Sweepstakes!
Over the summer my family vacationed in a great spot called Kissimmee. We really liked this location because it is centrally located near Orlando Florida, the theme parks, and other fun attractions in the area. On this particular trip we were visiting SeaWorld along with the Kennedy Space Center but because we were so close, we could have easily stopped [... Read More with Links ...]]]>
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