How To Make Floating Ghosts For Halloween With Cheesecloth

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5 Simple Habits That Will Keep Your Teen’s Smile Healthy All Year

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Great Tasting Vanilla Extract In Your Instant Pot For A Fraction Of The Cost

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National Thrifty Shop Day is August 17! Let’s Get Out And Get Thrifty Acadiana

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National Thrifty Shop Day is August 17! Let’s Get Out And Get Thrifty Acadiana National Thrifty Shop Day is August 17! Let’s Get Out And Get Thrifty In Acadiana.  Did you know that there is a day set aside for thrift shops?!  Well, there is and it is August 17. According to NARTS (The Association of Resale Professionals), right now, there are more than 25,000 resale, consignment and Not For Profit resale shops in the United States.  That’s a lot of thrifty.  Are you feeling left out of the thrifty

Halloween Themed Jack O Lantern Mandarin Oranges or Cuties

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You Can Travel With Confidence And Save With Ibotta #gopadfree

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5 Back To School Hacks That Will Save Your Sanity #BackToSchool

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Fun and Easy DIY Fourth Of July Confetti Poppers

Fun and Easy DIY Fourth Of July Confetti Poppers We are always finding new ways to have fun at home on the Fourth of July.  The Fourth of July is one of the many holidays we do not travel.  We love to spend time in our front yard, watching our neighborhood fireworks display.  What makes it even more fun is the great ways we have learned to create our own fun at home.  One way we like to do that is with these fun and easy DIY Fourth of July

17 Easy Freezer Dump Meals For Your Instant Pot

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