Homecoming can be an exciting time, but also a stressful one. With school just getting under way, the next challenge for families is preparing for homecoming. Here are a few tips from dresses to dinners that will make the preparation fun and fruitful without breaking the bank.
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Labor Day weekend is the first holiday during the school year and often gets overlooked as a prime vacation holiday because everyone is consumed with school activities. But Labor Day weekend is actually a great time to get away for a few days and relax. Here are some ways to celebrate with a frugal Labor Day weekend.
America’s Independence Day, also known as July 4th, is the biggest day of summer for most Americans, complete with a barbecue and fireworks. Since many of us are on a budget, here are some tips to have a Frugal Fourth of July.
Are you scratching your head wondering how you will afford a Father’s Day gift? Well, you don’t need to break the bank to put a smile on Dad’s face. Here are some inexpensive gift ideas for Father’s Day that don’t cost a whole lot and come with personal touch that will put a smile on Dad’s face.
Take a Family Portrait If your Mom always loved yearly family portraits, now would be a great time to surprise her. Dig through your old photos and see if there’s a special occasion you can reenact. Many portrait studios have great promotions for Mother’s Day, JC Penny has a coupon for 30% off.
St. Patrick’s Day is a fun holiday that reminds most of us of leprechauns and beer. Going out to bars on this day o’ green can get a little expensive so here are some ways to celebrate without spending a small fortune.
With spring break just around the corner, plans are being made, whether you’re a college student or a parent of three. Here are some great ways to have a fun and relaxing spring break without spending a fortune. Vacation Locally Instead of flying or driving to your destination, vacation somewhere close. If you live near a big city, there are plenty of tourist attractions you…
Give your loved one the WOW factor this Valentine’s Day without breaking the bank. Heart Cut-outs Your significant other already knows how much you love him or her, but do they know how much you appreciate the small things they do for you? You will need construction paper, scissors and a pen. Cut hearts out of the construction paper and write personalized messages telling them…
Valentine’s Day is one of the most commercial holidays and can get very expensive, but it doesn’t have to. If you think creatively, you can have a great time without blowing your budget. If you have children, send them elsewhere. Can’t find a sitter or a willing friend or family member? Treat them to a campout in the yard, basement or another room. You can…
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