Embark On Some ‘Bargain Boo’s’

I originally published this post last October, but I’m pleased to announce that many of these activities are returning again this year so don’t forget to check them out! https://www.stcparks.org/halloweenfun/ (2022 Gallery of Ghoulish homes info) https://book.peek.com/s/21992230-244f-4104-9043-dee349847151/03opX (2022 sign up for Mummy Fun run) The bewitching month of October is nearly upon us! Leaving usContinue reading “Embark On Some ‘Bargain Boo’s’”

Kids Halloween Book Review

I originally published this post last Halloween, but without the links to the free read alouds. So here is the re-released, updated version of last year’s Kids Halloween book review. If you cannot find these wonderful and unique titles at your local library, then please enjoy listening to the free read aloud versions on YouContinue reading “Kids Halloween Book Review”

Low-Cost Leaf Art

Fall is a great time of year for art projects because free materials are literally dropping out of the sky! Here’s some fun ways to put those festive leaves to work keeping your kids entertained. While I can promise that you’ll definitely decorate with plenty of oranges, reds, and yellows you’ll still be able toContinue reading “Low-Cost Leaf Art”

Kids Trick or Free Fitness Treat

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Hauntingly Affordable Halloween Happenings

Looking for some spooky fun that won’t haunt your wallet? Look no further! I have compiled a list of this year’s free and low-cost family friendly Halloween activities that are so affordable….it’s scary! Some of my favorites from last year, The Gallery of Ghoulish Homes Tour and the Mummy Mile Fun Run, are back again!Continue reading “Hauntingly Affordable Halloween Happenings”

Half Price Halloween

I originally posted this last Halloween, but much of it still holds true this year. The Funfetti cupcake kits and skeleton shaped Cheetos are still available at Walmart, Target, and Farm and Fleet. Click on the links below for pricing. https://www.target.com/p/pillsbury-funfetti-halloween-cake-mix-15-25-oz/-/A-14612034?ref=tgt_adv_XS000000&AFID=google_pla_df&fndsrc=tgtao&DFA=71700000012732781&CPNG=PLA_Grocery%2BShopping_Local%7CGrocery_Ecomm_Food_Bev&adgroup=SC_Grocery&LID=700000001170770pgs&LNM=PRODUCT_GROUP&network=g&device=c&location=1016866&targetid=aud-554348709499:pla-383930756778&ds_rl=1246978&gclid=CjwKCAjwp9qZBhBkEiwAsYFsb94Ey_aRdJKjCFALi8r5ekaGPhND1eZ3lA2oNLuC3qU8JRv56hNnGRoCylUQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds (Target Funfetti) https://www.target.com/p/cheetos-sweetos-bag-of-bones-7-5oz/-/A-82663624?ref=tgt_adv_XS000000&AFID=google_pla_df&fndsrc=tgtao&DFA=71700000012732781&CPNG=PLA_Grocery%2BShopping_Local%7CGrocery_Ecomm_Food_Bev&adgroup=SC_Grocery&LID=700000001170770pgs&LNM=PRODUCT_GROUP&network=g&device=c&location=9021516&targetid=aud-554348709499:pla-615728629881&ds_rl=1246978&gclid=CjwKCAjwp9qZBhBkEiwAsYFsb0p4ejzbvHQSPnSfsa6qKFV2vVMwWKUbhfwbw_KDuZiJSB3g-4KM6hoCJI4QAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds (Target Cheetos) https://www.farmandfleet.com/products/1340288-cheetos-2375-oz-white-cheddar-bag-of-bones.html?blaintm_source=google&blaintm_medium=lia&setstore=&gclid=CjwKCAjwp9qZBhBkEiwAsYFsbzvniU0Mlo_manyMIP5NDityOsYuyL5Qw312-6zDr9k2iHLGUhQfyxoCIzsQAvD_BwE (Farm and Fleet) Well, October is already almostContinue reading “Half Price Halloween”

Pennywise Pumpkin Picking

It’s fall. The time of year when Charlie Brown, Linus, and Snoopy start looking for the ultimate in sincere pumpkin patches. I don’t know about sincerity, but I certainly do start looking for the most affordable pumpkin patches!

Fiscal Fall Frivolities

Here’s a list of free and low-cost fall activities that’ll make all the members of your family as happy as a fuzzy sweater on a cold day.

Apple Orchards On a Dime

Time for some apple picking right? Get the family out in the fresh air, learn a little bit about nature, burn off some calories, eat them right back on with cider and doughnuts, then get your charge card bill and cry. If this sounds like your family’s typical fall, then grab your hot cider and read my tips and tricks for keeping your wallet as full as a bushel basket without skipping all the apple orchard fun.