Tag: Gifts

Snap Circuits & Other Educational Toys

When my sons were young I got them their first set of Snap Circuits  Educational Toys.  They spent hours playing with it and exploring the way the things worked and the different things they could make it do! Later my girls pulled out the set and had fun exploring all the things they could do with it....

/ March 21, 2016

7 Tips for Successful Amazon Shopping

Amazon shopping is wonderful!  As a busy, frugal mom of 8 kids, I love how shopping on Amazon  saves me time and money!  I make a purchase on Amazon several days a week and I always feel good about the things I buy. Amazon offers everything from hot tubs to toothpaste to toddler toys and everything...

/ March 7, 2016

4 Steps to have a Successful Gift Cupboard

Do you have a gift cupboard?  As a mom of 8 kids, having a gift closet saves me so much time and stress! What is a gift cupboard?  A gift cupboard is a place that you keep gifts that you buy through out the year.  During the year, I buy gifts that I find for a...

/ February 14, 2016

5 Reasons I Love Adult Coloring Books

  Have you gotten excited about this adult coloring book trend yet?  I just love adult coloring books and there are so many reasons to love them!  They make great gifts, they are relaxing and more. I am crazy about the new trend of Adult Coloring Books!  My kids and I have been coloring for the last...

/ February 11, 2016

Jewelry under $5.00

I just love getting pretty and stylish jewelry under $5.00 shipped!  There are a lot of different styles and the reviews on these are really good.  A cute necklace, earrings, or bracelet makes such a great gift for your daughter, mom, sister, or friends.  I love to keep some of these in my gift box for...

/ January 7, 2016

Family Games Under $10

These family games are perfect for game night and they are on sale right now! Does your family do game night?  I love to play games with my family and these family games are some of our favorites!  We had so much fun this summer on our vacation on the beach playing games at night!  I...

/ December 26, 2015

Handmade Gifts for Sibling Gift Exchange

One of our Christmas traditions is that our kids each pick a name of one of their brothers or sisters and then they make or buy them gifts.  We really encourage handmade gifts and we don’t allow them to spend more than $5 on the gift if they buy it. Every year the kids make simple...

/ December 11, 2015

Our Family’s Christmas Traditions

It’s Christmas time and a time for our Christmas traditions.  Our family loves Christmas and we love to things together as a family.  Most of our Christmas traditions are simple but those are the ones we all love the most. I’d like to share some of our Christmas traditions with you: Putting up the Christmas tree...

/ December 10, 2015

Legend of the Candy Cane Christmas Gifts

I love these Legend of the Candy Cane Christmas gifts inspired by my grandma.  My dear grandma loved to give gifts!  It was her passion!  She loved to celebrate and loved to make people happy.  While cleaning out her things this last month I was amazed at how any gifts she had in every corner to...

/ December 6, 2015

Men’s Rings Under $20 Shipped

These Men’s Rings under $20 make great gifts!  I just love it when I find gifts for those oh so hard to shop for men in my life that they want and use!  Sadly those things usually come with huge price tags!  I have no problem getting my daughters great gifts for under $20 that I...

/ December 5, 2015