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Help your child enjoy the back to school experience

We all know going back to school isn’t the most exciting part of any student’s school year. Of course we also know that once they get back in the groove of school work, football games, and friends the anxiety settles down. The best way you can help them head back to school as a parent is to jump in there with them and make it fun.

Here are 5 ideas to help kick-start their school year

1. Back to School…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on July 5, 2011 at 5:06pm — No Comments

Free summer activity - A Day at the Beach

If you live near the water or the beach you can save money this summer with a day at the beach. Check out this list of the top must have items for any day trip to the beach. Remember, you don’t need to pack your whole summer wardrobe and all the water accessories if you’re only going to be at the beach for less than 12 hours. So make sure you have the essentials and nothing more, you don’t want to bog yourself down with too much “stuff.”



1 - Sunscreen



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Added by Charissa Cowart on July 4, 2011 at 1:07am — No Comments

Shop and save on online gift cards

Shop now and save with eBillme’s CASH BACK DEALS, on top brand online gift cards!

Checkout the eBillme Gift Card Mall for deals on all your favorite email gift cards. Every gift card purchase earns free cash back rewards – most cards earn 10% cash back!

Stock up now with prepaid gift cards from top brands…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on March 24, 2011 at 3:15pm — No Comments

How to get the most out of cash back programs

Let’s admit it, shopping is fun and so is spending money. That is, until you’re running low on money. But you can’t forget about the deals, discounts, coupons, and especially cash back programs that in essence pay you for online shopping!

Think about it, a $10 off coupon essentially pays you $10 to buy the product. Even better, any cash back program is the best way to get paid for shopping. You can either earn points that go toward your…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on March 24, 2011 at 11:46am — No Comments

Gift Cards for gift giving and more!

Nothing beats a gift card for the perfect Birthday, or Wedding  gift – it’s always the right size, the right color, and it won’t be returned!

But gift cards aren’t just for gift giving. Gift cards are the perfect way to manage your budget and keep your spending…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on March 23, 2011 at 5:19pm — No Comments

How to earn cash back while you shop

Let’s admit it, shopping is fun and so is spending money. That is, until you’re running low on money. But you can’t forget about the deals, discounts, coupons, and especially cash back programs that in essence pay you for shopping!

Think about it, a $10 off coupon essentially pays you $10 to buy the product. Even better, any cash back program is the best way to get paid for shopping. You can either earn points that go toward your next purchase or you can earn cash in the form of a…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on January 28, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments

How to celebrate Valentine's Day without flowers and a box of chocolates

Now is the time to start planning a special Valentine’s Day celebration for your main squeeze/spouse/partner.

And special does not mean typical.

First of all, avoid the clichés say NO to Chocolate and Flowers.…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on January 7, 2011 at 2:08pm — No Comments

Valentine's gifts for kids

Say I Love You this Valentine’s Day with a thoughtful gift for your child.

Homemade Card:  Kids love crafts, so make a heart-shaped personalized card for your child.

No Candy: Skip the candy for Valentine’s Day. Many kids still have chocolate left over from Christmas, and the Easter Bunny is just around the corner!…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on January 7, 2011 at 1:40pm — No Comments

Valentine's Day parties aren't just for school

 

When the winter blues start to set in - Valentine’s Day warms things up with red and white, and lots of fun!



Valentine’s Day is big celebration at school. This year, why not bring the celebration home, and host your own Valentine’s Day party. You don’t need to be Martha Stewart,… Continue

Added by Charissa Cowart on January 7, 2011 at 1:39pm — No Comments

Unique Valentine's Day date ideas

Let’s face it, dinner and a movie is so boring, it might be ok for a first date, but not for Valentine’s Day. February 14th is a day for you fellas to really stand out and show your girl (or woman) how much you care about her. That means taking some time to really plan out a few truly unique and romantic ideas for…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on January 7, 2011 at 1:37pm — No Comments

How to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your kids

Valentine’s Day isn’t just for couples or adults. Help your kids get excited about V-day with these Valentine’s ideas like games and fun surprises. You can even create your own traditions with your kids.…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on January 3, 2011 at 12:24pm — No Comments

Worst gifts to give on Valentine’s Day

Ladies - feel free to share this one with the men in your life ;)



Guys, Valentine’s Day isn’t just for the cheesy couples, every girl deserves something…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on January 3, 2011 at 11:56am — No Comments

Holiday blogging opportunities for you!

Hey fellow bloggers!



I wanted to let you know about a commission based blogging opportunity for all of you. I work with eBillme, a cash only online payment option, and we are looking for bloggers to help promote our gift cards as Christmas gift ideas for family and friends.



By promoting the… Continue

Added by Charissa Cowart on December 2, 2010 at 12:30pm — 1 Comment

How to make your Christmas wrapping stand out

Have you ever been to a wedding or baby shower and there’s that one gift that just stands out even before it’s opened? Everyone gawks over the uniquely wrapped gift and says things like “It’s too pretty to open!” Well that can be you with your Christmas gifts this year! There are several ways you can make your gifts stand out this… Continue

Added by Charissa Cowart on November 10, 2010 at 4:02pm — No Comments

Christmas traditions your kids will love

Does your family have Christmas traditions? Traditions other than holiday shopping. Here are a few traditions that your kids will love, it’s a great way to get them involved in the holiday season.







Bake Cookies for Santa. Whether your child believes in Santa or not, the thought of someone who is so magical he can fly through the sky… Continue

Added by Charissa Cowart on November 10, 2010 at 3:49pm — 1 Comment

Best Christmas gift ideas for Dad

Shopping for Christmas gifts for dad can be difficult! Dad rarely tells you exactly what he wants, usually because he just isn’t sure what he wants. Here are a few things you can add to your holiday shopping list for dad that he is sure to love.







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Added by Charissa Cowart on November 10, 2010 at 3:41pm — No Comments

Best Christmas gift ideas for Mom

When it comes to choosing Christmas gifts for mom that can become a very daunting task. Your mom is the person who gave birth to you, fed you and changed your diaper; who held you when you cried and taught you how to walk and talk. It’s no surprise that you would want to choose the very…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on November 10, 2010 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Theme ideas for decorating your Christmas tree

When it comes to decorating your Christmas trees and accessories there are so many options and themes you can choose. Here are a few ideas to help you come up with the

perfect theme for your tree and home this holiday season.









Country…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on November 7, 2010 at 11:35pm — No Comments

How to re-use your fall decorations for Christmas decorations

When Thanksgiving ends and Black Friday is over, it’s time to start decorating for Christmas! Sometimes that can be an overwhelming task. So here are some ideas for using your fall

and Thanksgiving decorations to get a jumpstart on your Christmas

decorations
without spending too much money right…

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Added by Charissa Cowart on November 7, 2010 at 11:33pm — No Comments

How to make a Christmas centerpiece

As Christmas approaches, it’s time to start decorating your home for the holidays and maybe a Christmas

party
or two. That means not only should you be decorating but also

getting your dishes out and your dinner table ready for Christmas.…





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Added by Charissa Cowart on November 7, 2010 at 11:32pm — No Comments

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