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The advantages of Simple Choice From T-Mobile #tmobile

The advantages of Simple Choice From T-Mobile #tmobile This is a sponsored post from coupons.com I have been checking out new mobile data plans lately because I have become very frustrated with my current provider.  There are so many great plans out there, but I wanted to take a moment to introduce you to T-Mobile’s Simple Choice Plan.  I have the specifics outlined for you below along with a $300 Target Gift Card Giveaway! Simple Choice Plan – Postpaid: Our plan starts out at $50 for unlimited talk, text, and

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Ways To Save On Kids Back To School Clothes #BackToSchool

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.  First and foremost, though, you should never shop online without going through Ebates.  I use Ebates year ’round. Shop discount online stores.  We

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The Iron City Evolution

The Iron City Evolution Nestled between the Ohio, Allegheny and Monongahela rivers is the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a modest metropolis that is home to over 305,000 people. What was once the poster boy of the dirty industrial revolution is rapidly becoming the face of the clean green evolution. With environmental building initiatives, increasingly bike-friendly neighborhoods and a burgeoning local food culture, there’s something for everyone in the Iron City. Green Architecture Not only is Pittsburgh home to over 60 LEED-certified buildings (LEED being Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design),

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

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Forgetting Time in Venice

Forgetting Time in Venice If you have ever wanted to leave the 21st century behind and still keep some modern amenities, Venice is the city for you. Hotels in Venice range from affordable to luxury, and they all offer easy access to this timeless city of gondolas and costumes. Geographic Isolation Venice consists of several islands connected to the mainland by bridge or water taxis. Its location encouraged centuries of trade and business along the Adriatic and as far as the eastern shores of the Mediterranean. Separated by canals, Venice

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The Importance of Playing With Your Kids This Summer #SummertimePlay

The Importance of Playing With Your Kids This Summer #SummertimePlay This post is sponsored by the Voice of Play I cannot tell you how excited I am that summer is finally here and we don’t have to wake the kids up early for school each day!  I am also kind of happy that baseball season has ended and soccer season isn’t here quite yet.  So, what do you do with the kiddos this summer without breaking the bank?  There are tons of fun and free activities in almost every community

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The Samsung Ultra HD TV At Best Buy Will Change The Way You Watch TV #SUHDatBestBuy

The Samsung Ultra HD TV At Best Buy Will Change The Way You Watch TV #SUHDatBestBuy Acadiana’s Thrifty Mom has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free Have you seen the new SUHD TV’s at Best Buy?  Well, I went in yesterday to check them out and WOW!  I was blown away.  I’m not a huge TV expert and, honestly, think the old glass front tube TV’s are fine, until….I saw for myself what a

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SWASH ~ Clothing Care that Fits Your Life #SwashatBestBuy

SWASH ~ Clothing Care that Fits Your Life #SwashatBestBuy Acadiana’s Thrifty Mom has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.  All opinions are 100% my own. WOW!  Do you do tons of dry cleaning?  We don’t either LOL  What we do is have a little bit of dry cleaning each month that never gets done because we forget to take it.  The SWASH system that is now available at Best Buy looks like an amazing

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7 Must Have Items To Pack For Summer Camp 

7 Must Have Items To Pack For Summer Camp 7 Must Have Items To Pack For Summer Camp.  Whether you are attending camp as a counselor or sending your kids away for a few weeks this summer, these 7 Must Have Items To Pack For Summer Camp are sure to keep you happy while away. Summer camp is a great fun adventure that everyone will enjoy, but there are a few comfort items to make sure you have on hand.  From the basics, to things that often slip your mind,

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You Can Feed America One Meal At A Time

You Can Feed America One Meal At A Time As a participant in this campaign with Walmart, I have received compensation for my time and efforts in creating this post. All thoughts and opinions are my own.   I was asked to talk about a subject that is near and dear to my heart: hunger.  Did you know that, in America, 1 in 6 people struggles with hunger?  It just doesn’t seem right that in a country where obesity is at epidemic levels, there are people who go to bed