When Easter is over..check out their after Easter sales..$$ savings to be had..->

Ideas For After Easter Sales

They come in different colors and sizes and are
perfect for storage.
Because of the handles you or the kids can
carry them from one place to other.

~Use to store little toys like hot wheels, crayons,
markers, dish sets, etc.

~Use for sand box buckets.

Recipe Fruit Tart



1 cup Bisquick original baking mix.

2 tablespoons sugar

1 tablespoon stick margarine or butter, softened

2 3-ounce packages cream cheese, softened

1/4 cup sugar

1/4 cup sour cream

1 1.2 cup assorted fruit slices or berries

1/3 cup apple or apricot jelly, melted

Has anyone heard of this (M)

Friday Five

1. What signs of Spring have appeared at
your house.

2. Do you use crushed eggshells as fertilizer for
your plants? Roses love them.

3. Have you ever used onion skins to color your
Easter eggs?

4. Do you go on Easter egg hunts?

5. What kinds of food do you serve on Easter?


Ruthie from NJ..VERY frugal..hubby out of work 8 months!!

Meal Planning Saves Money

Being more prepared in your meal planning and
grocery shopping, not only can save your sanity,
but it can save you money, save you time, and it
can help to make sure that your family is eating

Make a master list
(either on paper or on your computer) of the meals
that your family enjoys eating.

Okay my diaper question that stems from the post below: (m)

Miranda is now 10 months old....we use disposables.

I like cloth and should have started off with them, but my question is it worth it at this point? I know this is a lame question because I can answer my own question with a yes, but laying out the money for the plastic pants and the diapers is hard plus getting used to the idea of washing a smelly load everyday. But what is the difference of laying out the $10 for a weeks worth too right?