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25 Sephora Shopping Hacks

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25 Sephora Shopping Hacks

If you love Sephora or know someone who does, these 25 shopping hacks will help you save big bucks on your favorite makeup!

12 Ways to Encourage Your Toddler to Read


(Jenn is a guest blogger from Sweet T Makes Three.) Every mom hopes to cultivate a love for reading in her children. After all, “readers are leaders,” right? We could argue the nature/nurture debate when it comes to who loves to read and who doesn’t, but truth be told both are a determining factor. Since…

3 Ways Your Phone Can Help You Save at Target

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Back in the day, you would have to physically make your way into Target before you could find savings. A shopper’s process would include checking tags for discounted prices, and keeping on the lookout for signs announcing deals. Thankfully, saving money is much easier nowadays! Target has developed several new opportunities for you to uncover…

6 Things to Buy at The Dollar Store

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If you shop at dollar stores, you’re experiencing one of the best ways to save money. Items are inexpensive, oftentimes no more than a dollar, and you can use a bunch of additional discounts. Beyond finding a good deal, dollar stores also harbor a sense of camaraderie. Generally, they are smaller than stores that stock…

Quick, No-Bake Stovetop Cookies

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(Samantha is a guest blogger from SugarSpunRun.) Chewy chocolate peanut butter oat cookies that can be made quickly (under 15 minutes!) on the stovetop — no baking required! A few months ago, I had the misfortune of finding myself without a working oven. The loss lasted only a week, and though my stovetop still functioned…

No Savings? You’re Doing Something Wrong. This is Why Saving Money in Your 20s is Essential.


Recently, a blog post on Elite Daily entitled “If You Have Savings in Your 20’s, You’re Doing Something Wrong,” has been generating a lot of buzz across social media. In the article, author Lauren Martin dispenses the financial advice to not worry about saving money as a young person, instead “spend money on memorable nights out…

6 Popular Destinations Where You Can Travel for Cheap


(Tim Leffel is a guest blogger and author from The World’s Cheapest Destinations.) When most people plan a vacation, they choose a destination first and then try to make it fit their budget. Often this means all kinds of compromises on where to stay, what to do, and where to eat because of limited funds.…

Crock Pot Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup (Crock Pot) from Jamie Cooks It Up!

(Jamie is a guest blogger from Jamie Cooks It Up!.) I love to cook with the crock pot during the fall and winter months. There is something wonderful and comforting about having dinner simmering away while the hectic-ness of life ensues. Soup is, of course, particularly enjoyable and Chicken Noodle Soup fits right at the…