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**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Do you need something to supplement your homeschool curriculum?  Do you have a kid that just really loves geography?  Maybe the big kids are off at school and you want something special …

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Little Passports: Save 15% on all Subscriptions

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on November 11, 2017 · 0 comments

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**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Do you need something to supplement your homeschool curriculum?  Do you have a kid that just really loves geography?  Maybe the big kids are off at school and you want something special …

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LEGO City Mobile Police Unit Set $40 (save $9.99)

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on October 12, 2017 · 0 comments

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The LEGO City Police 60044 Mobile Police Unit is only $40.00 (regular price is $49.99!) Includes 3 minifigures with assorted accessories: 2 policemen and a crook Features a Mobile Police Unit with control room, 3 surveillance screens, jail, detachable trailer with support legs Also features road barrier storage compartment, folding antenna and …

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Looking for a unique gift idea for a kid under 12?   As a parent, we fight a constant battle with STUFF so I’m always looking for gift ideas that aren’t STUFF.  If this sounds like what you’re looking for then let me show you Epic! Epic! is the leading digital library for kids 12-years-old and younger. With …

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Personalized Superhero Capes – regular price $24.99 – now just $10.99!  Shipping is $3.99 for the first item and $0.99 for each additional item. US only.  Make one cape $14.98 shipped but TWO capes are $26.96 shipped ($13.48 each!) Estimated to ship by Thursday, Oct 5.  Great for Halloween!

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One of our favorite days is coming soon!  National Talk Like a Pirate Day is September 19th! Want to celebrate with the kids? Check out these easy & creative ideas to get in the spirit! We have ideas from snacks, to crafts, to games to educational ideas to use in the classroom!  No matter where you …

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Fans 5+ can assemble and play with any of the three car stars (or all of them!) with new Cars 3 Junior Model Assembly Kits from Revell – complete with a unique child-friendly screw and nut connector system, working headlights, action sounds, changeable mouth and eye expressions, and take-apart-and-put-back-together ability for hours of fun as …

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PAW Patrol Birthday Party Cupcakes and Food

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 5, 2017 · 0 comments

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Paw Patrol is on a roll!  If you have a little one, you’ve probably heard that more than once.   G wanted a Paw Patrol Party last year.  His “big” birthday present was a trip to Disney World a few weeks before his birthday.  So his actual birthday party was very low key with just close family …

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photo credit: United States Coast Guard August 4, 2017 is National Coast Guard Day.  This is a day set aside to celebrate and honor the courageous work of the Coast Guard. The United States Coast Guard is one of the five US Armed Forces. It is a maritime, military and multi-missioned service. It operates under the Department …

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Little Passports: Save 15% on all Subscriptions (thru 8/14)

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 31, 2017 · 0 comments

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  **The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Do you need something to supplement your homeschool curriculum?  Do you have a kid that just really loves geography?  Maybe the big kids are going off to school and you want …

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Perfect for Easter! Introduce the kids to the Peter Rabbit classics with this deal! Peter Rabbit Stories (Four Illustrated Stories in One Volume) for your Kindle (or other e-reader) for just $1.00! In this volume: Book One: The Tale of Peter Rabbit One day, Mrs. Rabbit goes to the bakery, leaving Peter and his sisters to play and …

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March 14, 2017, is National Children’s Craft day – although at our house, ANY day could be craft day! Get crafty with the kids today to celebrate National Children’s Craft day! Here are some ideas: Popsicle Stick Caterpillars Thumbprint Caterpillars Egg Carton Caterpillars Butterflies / Caterpillar to Butterfly activity Binoculars Spider Leaf Painting Acorn Painting Sunglasses Easter …

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Perfect for Easter! Introduce the kids to the Peter Rabbit classics with this deal! Peter Rabbit Stories (Four Illustrated Stories in One Volume) for your Kindle (or other e-reader) for just $1.00! In this volume: Book One: The Tale of Peter Rabbit One day, Mrs. Rabbit goes to the bakery, leaving Peter and his sisters to play and …

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Ideas for International LEGO Day | January 28

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on January 26, 2017 · 0 comments

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January 28, 2017, is International LEGO day.   The patent for LEGO bricks was filed on January 28, 1958.  That makes LEGO 59 years old this year! You can celebrate by visiting a LEGOLAND Discovery Center near you (there are 9 locations in the US and 9 more locations worldwide).  Or head to LEGOLAND in California, Florida …

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My Disney Mickey Mouse Bathroom Makeover from Kohl’s!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on January 15, 2017 · 1 comment

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Our hall bathroom – which also doubles as Bug’s bathroom since it’s closest to his room – was in desperate need of a makeover.  I have had the same decor, shower curtain and towels in there for 11 years.  Yes, as long as we’ve been married and in that house.  I loved it when I …

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Little Passports Cyber Monday 60% Off (Biggest Savings Ever!)

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on November 28, 2016

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**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. The Little Passports 1-day Cyber Monday sale is here! If you did not have the chance to purchase Little Passports during the Black Friday weekend sales, don’t worry! The savings continue with …

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LEGO City Mobile Police Unit Set just $37.99

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on November 4, 2016 · 0 comments

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Bug has been asking for this for so long that he just now assumes he’s getting it for Christmas. I guess I better get on it! It’s marked down at Amazon right now which is nice!  We were in Toys ‘R Us last Saturday and it’s still $44.99 there. The LEGO City Police 60044 Mobile Police …

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Halloween Fun a TARGET on October 29th 10am-1pm

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on October 28, 2016 · 0 comments

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Take the kids (dressed in costume) to Target on October 25th for a Spootkacular Kids Event!  Get spooky treats and deals from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. local time. While supplies last. Free goodie bags* and other giveaways.   Kids encouraged to wear costumes. Plus, check out these other Halloween Events: Halloween Fun at Bass Pro Shops starts …

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Michael’s Kids Club Monster Bash 10/29 and 10/30

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on October 27, 2016 · 0 comments

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We love Michael’s Kids Club!  And it looks like they’re pulling out all the stops this weekend!  The fun is happening Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 3pm each day. Kid’s Club Craft – Treat Bag $2 for craft FREE Face Painting for Kids Trick or Treat Parade through the store every 30 minutes Family Craft – Monster T-Shirt purchase the T-shirt …

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LEGO-Compatible Jurassic World Dinosaur Mini-Figures $6.03 SHIPPED

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on October 26, 2016 · 0 comments

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Check out this fun set!  My son would love these just because he loves dinosaurs! The LEGO-Compatible Jurassic World Dinosaur 8pc Building Blocks set is just $6.03 SHIPPED! Amazon pricing can change with no notice.  If you see something you like, hurry and grab it!

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