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Arts and Crafts

How was your Fourth?  Have lots of pictures from your festivities? Then check out this BBQ Fun Scrapbook Kit. Kit includes hardcover scrapbook plus papers, stickers, tags and more – a $14.99 value – for just $6.95. Order your kit today! *Ordering this kit signs you up for a regular craft kit service from Creative Home Arts Club.  You …

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BBQ Scrapbook Kit just $6.95 Shipped | Great for Your Summer Pictures

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on June 17, 2013 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts

I LOVE to Scrapbook!  I can’t wait to get my BBQ Fun Scrapbook Kit.  I have the perfect pictures for it! If you’re crafty too, check out this BBQ Fun Scrapbook Kit for just $6.95 SHIPPED! Kit includes hardcover scrapbook plus papers, stickers, tags and more – a $14.99 value – for just $6.95. Order your kit today! *Ordering …

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BBQ Scrapbook Kit just $6.95 Shipped | Great for Your Summer Pictures

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on June 14, 2013 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts

I LOVE to Scrapbook!  If you’re crafty too, check out this BBQ Fun Scrapbook Kit for just $6.95 SHIPPED! Kit includes hardcover scrapbook plus papers, stickers, tags and more – a $14.99 value – for just $6.95. Order your kit today! Don’t forget, thru 6/15 you can order 50 4×6 prints from Walgreens for just $5 so you’ll …

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I gave a pinwheel as a gift to all my little darlings at the end of the school year this year.  After our graduation program, they each got to take home a patriotic pinwheel.  Our program was patriotic themed so I wanted to get the red, white and blue pinwheels, and I ended up paying …

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Here’s something cute and fun for Mother’s Day! (And you can make it say grandma, nana, etc, too!) I would like to start out by saying, I’m not an artist.  So, for my not-an-artist self, I think my flowers look great. Anyway, we started with a 12×12 sheet of white cardstock (you can use 8.5×11 but I’m …

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Dollar Store Easter Wreath How-To | Spring Wreath for $3!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on March 27, 2013 · 1 comment

in Arts and Crafts,DIY,Dollar Tree,Home/DIY

I decided I wanted an Easter Wreath this year.  But I had to make it frugally.  So I headed to the Dollar Tree   Everything I used on this wreath came from the Dollar Tree and it cost me $3.00! If you don’t already have a hot glue gun and sticks you can purchase them at …

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I am all over this deal!  I love a good deal that is bot fun and educational! Today at Mamasource, get a Wummelbox Arts & Crafts box for just $22 – shipping included!  (regular price is $40!) Box of arts & crafts projects delivered to your doorstep Project ideas, illustrated instruction booklets, and materials included Developed by a team …

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Small budget this year? Hard to buy for family on your list? Just plain stumped on what to get your friends? Download this FREE ebook! Christmas Gifts They’ll Actually Like! 25 Easy, Homemade Gift Ideas – Plus Instructions In the book you’ll find….. * 25 Unique, Homemade Gift Ideas * All The Instruction You’ll Need * They Take Very Little …

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Rebate of the Day: Scotch Glue Pen Try Me Free

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on November 4, 2011 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Free,Michael's,Rebates

Check out what A Penny Filled Pantry spotted at Michael’s: A Scotch Glue Pen with a “TRY ME FREE REBATE” on the front of the package! You will have to find one with the peelie attached to take advantage of the rebate but it’s definitely worth keeping your eyes peeled for while you’re out and about (especially at Michael’s!) Great …

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Big Savings at Michael’s 7/17-7/23

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 16, 2011 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Michael's,Retail Coupons

Print these coupons now while you can!  Especial the 25% off your entire purchase at Michaels including sale items!! But there are more, including 40% off scrapbook paper pads and 50% off one baking item!I also printed the 40% off candles and 25% off wall and tabletop frames.  I purchase a lot of these items for Christmas …

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FREE weekend activities: 6/11 & 6/12

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on June 10, 2011 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Free Activities,kid activites

Thanks to Erin at Fun With Freebies for the list every week! AC Moore – Saturday 1-3pm, FREE Make & Take: Fuzzoodles Fun. They are also having Free Make & Take kids crafts on Wednesdays from 3-5pm all Summer long. Babies R Us – Saturday Noon-3pm, Super Baby Shower: expectant moms can …

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Rebate of the Day – Elmer’s Craft Products!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on June 6, 2011 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Rebates

Save $5 when you buy 1 Elmer’s Project Popperz and 2 Elmer’s Foam Board Sheets!! What a fun rebate!! I love to have this stuff on hand for rainy day activities :o)Requests must be postmarked by 6/30/11!Thanks, This Mama Loves Her Bargains!

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FREE Weekend Activities!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 27, 2011 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Free Activities,kid activites

Thanks to Erin at Fun With Freebies for the list every week!AC Moore – Saturday 1-3pm, FREE Make & Take: create a masterpiece for dad! Monday 1-3pm, FREE Make & Take: Crayola Model Magic Stars n’ Stripes. Michaels – Saturday 1pm-3pm, Wilton Cake Decorating Demo. Sunday 1pm-3pm, Making Memories Bravissimo! Make-It Take-It: …

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FREE Weekend Activities 5/14-5/15

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 13, 2011 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Free Activities,Home Improvement,kid activites

Thanks to Erin at Fun With Freebies for the list every week!AC Moore – Saturday 1-3pm, Buy an Offray Hair Accessory and decorate it for FREE! Babies R Us – Saturday Noon-3pm, Baby Bottle Basics: Learn about key features of the Playtex Nurser with Drop-Ins Liners and VentAire Advanced bottles. Jo-Ann Fabric …

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Enter to win a Cricut Expression 2 from FaveCrafts!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 11, 2011 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Giveaways

FaveCrafts Cricut Sweepstakes

I have the original Cricut and I LOVE using it for scrapbooking and cardmaking! You can enter FaveCrafts giveaway for the new Cricut Expression 2!I’d love to win one of these!

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Rebate of the Day – Elmer’s

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 15, 2011 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Rebates

Get $3 back when you buy one Elmer’s 3D Glitter Glue product and two Elmer’s Foam Board Sheets.Mail in the UPCs from the products, a copy of your receipt with the items circled and this completed form.Requests must be postmarked by 4/30/11.

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Michael’s will have a free make and take event tomorrow (4/5) from 10 a.m. to noon. Here are the details:The Knack Easter Chick Event FREE Make-It Take-It: Tuesday, April 5 10 am – Noon.Create your very own festive Easter egg chick.While supplies last.Ages 3 and up.Go here to see it. Here are other events going on …

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Black Friday 2010 – Michael’s

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on November 18, 2010 · 0 comments

in Arts and Crafts,Black Friday,Michael's

I love Michael’s!  If you’re an artsy, crafty, DIY person, you’ll want to hit Michael’s on Black Friday!Michael’s is open Thanksgiving Day from 5pm-9pm, Friday from 5am-10pm and Saturday from 8am-10pm. These deals are 3 day specials, good Thurs, Fri and Sat:Cricut Cartridges – $27.99 – $35.99 (60% off!) Gypsy – Handheld Design Studio for …

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