17 Easy Freezer Dump Meals For Your Instant Pot

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17 Easy Freezer Dump Meals For Your Instant Pot If you’re like me, you find yourself scrambling around at 2 p.m. looking for something to put together for dinner.  Many times we just end up eating pizza or fast food.  I absolutely adore these freezer dump instant pot meals to really help cut down on the number of meals we eat out.  I try to make sure that I put a bag of frozen veggies into each meal or cook some veggies as a side.  This is a great way

Keep Your Routines Through The Summer

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Keep Your Routines Through The Summer Keep Your Routines Through The Summer!  Well, summer has officially begun!  I am always struggling to keep the kids from becoming complete sloths in the summer. Don’t get me wrong, I want them to have fun and we have tons of stuff planned.  It is so easy, though, to just let them go and the next thing you know, school is starting back and they haven’t read even one book and have mold growing under their beds LOL  To keep this from happening, I

Thanksgiving Decoration Ideas #Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Decoration Ideas

 Thanksgiving Decoration Ideas #Thanksgiving How about a list of amazing Thanksgiving decoration ideas? We have found a great list of ideas from around the blogosphere. These are all from trusted bloggers and you can do them all yourself! Have fun with them and share with your family. Send us a picture once yours are complete. We’d love to share them here 🙂 Painted Mason Jars Vases Idea for Your Tablescape Thanksgiving Art Low Cost Decorative Pumpkins Luminary Thanksgiving Vase Burlap “Grateful” Sign Thanksgiving Banner Felt Flowers for Autumn “Organic” Centerpiece

Easy Peasy And Healthy Fruit Cones

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Easy Peasy And Healthy Fruit Cones #sweeps: Acadiana’s Thrifty Mom is required to disclose a relationship between our site and Save-A-Lot. This could include Save-A-Lot providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment  It is not always easy to find great healthy after-school snacks for our kids, so we have to get creative.  Sometimes that creativity is easy and sometimes it is hard to achieve.  I am happy to tell you that this time it is SO, SO EASY!  I am all about easy peasy and healthy for the

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Ways To Save On Kids Back To School Clothes #BackToSchool

Ways To Save On Kids Back To School Clothes

Ways To Save On Kids Back To School Clothes As a parent the end of summer means it’s time to figure out some great ways to save on kids back to school clothes.  Thankfully, we have some awesome tips and great success in saving money on kids clothes.  Both new and gently used clothes can easily fit into your budget this school year when you follow our tips. Shop discount online stores.  We love websites like ThredUp, Schoola and even eBay and Craigslist for great gently used and even on

Ways To Save On Back To School Uniforms

Ways To Save On Back To School Uniforms

Ways To Save On Back To School Uniforms If your child attends a school that requires uniforms, these ways to save on back to school uniforms will help you to make ends meet easily.  School uniforms can be pricey, but there are several ways you can save money on them for your kids this year.  Unless your school requires you purchase from a particular vendor, these tips will help you to manage your back to school uniform budget easily. Shop discount retailers and wholesale club stores.  Often times your local

7 Ways TO Cool Your Home Without Air Conditioning

7 Ways To Cool Your Home Without Air Conditioning

7 Ways TO Cool Your Home Without Air Conditioning Living in the South means hot and humid summers, but here are 7 Ways To Cool Your Home Without Air Conditioning that will keep your utility bills lower while your body stays cool. There are many climates that manage without use of air conditioning, but we are a bit spoiled to their cooler temperatures. Making adjustments and working to limit the use of electricity to cool our homes is not only great for our frugal budgets, but for the environment. 7 Ways TO Cool Your

5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow

5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow

5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow Spring and Summer instantly bring to mind the gorgeous gardens that provide our families with tasty produce year round. These 5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow are sure to give you a great start as an at home gardener. Whether you decide to create a traditional garden, a raised bed garden or a fun container garden these veggies are easy and yummy. 5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow Lettuce: From simple green and red leaf lettuce to spinach, kale or Romaine, lettuce is one

DIY No Sew Superhero Cape #DIY

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DIY No Sew Superhero Cape This was another super fun project we decided to test out for the Color Vibe with Tum-E Yummies in Lafayette next month.  This DIY Superhero cape would also be perfect for Mardi Gras, Halloween, or just boys dress up fun!  My son is 10 and still thought this was a lot of fun 😀  There are tons of no sew cape ideas out on the web and we kind of did a compilation of a few we saw on the web and one that a freind

Super Fun DIY Pom Pom Scarf

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Super Fun DIY Pom Pom Scarf We found a super fun and cute way to express ourselves at the upcoming Color Vibe with Tum-E Yummies in Lafayette next month!  We made this super fun and cute pom pom scarf from yarn.  It turned out so much better than we expected!  We also made pom pom garland for Valentine’s Day and Mickey Mouse garland for our DisneySide party next month!  We made so many pom poms today and it was so much fun!  This is going to be perfect for Hannah to