Archives for April 2015

Jewelry Deals For Under $3

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Amazon Jewelry Deals

Did you know you can score some killer jewelry deals for $3 or less on Amazon??  Each week, I will bring you jewelry deals that you can snag for super-cheap.  These items are fantastic for keeping in stock for Mother’s Day, birthdays, Christmas presents, teacher gifts, ….and just about any occasion!  Make these deals even sweeter with FREE two-day shipping via Amazon Prime.  You can  try Amazon Prime FREE for 30 days.  Or if you’re feeling especially generous, you can bundle one of these jewelry deals with the Gift of Amazon Prime.  …just a thought!

Super special thanks to Couponing for Freebies for sharing!

Jewelry Deals for Under $3


Bracelet Tibetan Tibet silver Bangle $2.84 shipped [Read more…]

Keep on saving!  :o)
--Barbara

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Earth Day Freebies for Kids

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Earth Day freebies

Earth Day is April 22nd, how will you celebrate this year?  There’s a few local events going on, including the Decatur Earth Day Festival, crafts and storytime at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, go Party for the Planet at the Georgia Aquarium, attend the Earthshare Earth Day 20th annual party,  or check out all the great events available at the Atlanta-Fulton public libraries.

In addition to all these events, I’ve got some fantastic Earth Day freebies for kids of all ages.  Check them out, and let me know which you plan to get.  (And you can even “share” this post with your favorite teachers, homeschoolers, friends, and so forth.)

10 Earth Day Freebies for Kids

  1. Earth Day Sort – Help kids learn the difference between reducing, reusing, and recycling!
  2. Happy Earth Day Writing Activity – Kids of all ages can reflect on ways their family, school, and themselves can help keep the Earth healthy. Also encourages handwriting practice!
  3. Earth Day Coloring Pages – Creative kiddos can color the Earth with their colors of choice, or follow the color-by-code page to add critical thinking to art hour.
  4. Earth Day Poof! Subtraction to 5 – This Earth Day themed game builds fluency with subtraction facts to 5. It can be played in a small group or as a partner game. It is a fun way to practice those facts!
  5. Earth Day Word Search Freebie – Enjoy this Earth Day themed word search puzzle with 21 eco-friendly terms like atmosphere, compost, and recycle.
  6. Earth Day Bookmarks – The perfect Earth Day treat for your students. Available in full-color and black-and-white.
  7. Earth Day Survey and Graph – A fun and different way to practice graphing in your classroom while encouraging collaboration between students.
  8. Spring Coloring Book – Let your little ones COLOR & SPELL Spring words.
  9. Love the Earth Mystery Picture Graph – Students will love discovering the mystery picture by coloring in the correct squares on the alphanumeric grid using the coordinates given. This is a great addition to an Earth Day or recycling unit!
  10. April 2015 Journal – A month of free journaling for learners age 8 to 100! Read about important historic, artistic, and current events that happened during the month of April – including J. Robert Oppenheimer’s birthday and Earth Day on April 22nd. Then develop vocabulary and critical thinking skills.

Want to turn your Earth Day celebration into an educational experience? Discover new ways to learn about the amazing planet we live on (without breaking the bank!) –>  Earth Day learning resources.

Do you have a great Earth Day activity or event you’re planning to do this year, or have done in the past?  Please comment below – I’d love to hear what y’all are up to.  🙂

Keep on saving!  :o)
--Barbara

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2015 Alive! Expo Atlanta

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As you may recall, I’m working hard these days on cleaning out my pantry.  Imagine my delight when I was invited to attend this year’s Alive! Expo Atlanta.  It’s the perfect opportunity to learn more about all things natural, green, and healthy.

11th Annual Alive! Expo Atlanta 2015

May 2 & 3, 2015
Saturday: 11am – 7pm
Sunday: 11am – 6pm

Georgia World Congress Center, Hall C4
235 Northside Drive NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Tickets: $10 ($5 discount below!)

FREE for kids 16 and under, as well as
for Active Military with a Valid ID

Alive Expo 2015

Alive! Expo is an interactive “Natural Products & Green Living” consumer event filled with cooking demos, health lectures, fitness demos, kids area and lots of natural product and food samples. Alive! Expo brings together local and national companies that specialize in natural, organic, and eco products to showcase, sample and educate attendees interested in leading a green, clean and healthy lifestyle. Alive Expo is a fun and exciting weekend event for the entire family.

Its mission is to inspire and encourage individuals to embrace a life of health, wellness, fitness and environmental living through awareness of natural, organic and alternative products and solutions, advanced medicine research, education, nutrition, exercise and lifelong benefits of living a green, clean and healthy lifestyle.

Get your tickets Alive! Expo Atlanta tickets here – use my exclusive discount code*: ATLFRG15 to get $5 off your ticket.

* disclosure: When you purchase using my discount code, I make a small commission.  It’s just another small way you can support Atlanta’s Frugal Mom.

Keep on saving!  :o)
--Barbara

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Orkin’s Guide to Ousting Bed Bugs

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So if you’re at all like me, the title alone of this post just sent you spiraling in to an upheaval, complete with the childish on-the-chair “it’s a bug” dance.  What?  No one else does that?  Mmkay…

Ask the Orkin Man

Recently, Orkin  hosted a blogger event for Atlanta bloggers.  In exchange for sharing skin-crawling information during the event and in this post, I receive a form of compensation; however, all opinions and bad puns are completely my own.  I also wish to note, as I’m typing this, I’m listening to the clickety-clacky crunchy sound of stink bugs fluttering around my den.  Bonus points?? [Read more…]

Keep on saving!  :o)
--Barbara

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