Originally $98, the highly customer rated Mainstays Searcy Lane 6-Piece Padded Folding Patio Dining Set, Red, with seating for four includes a tempered glass table, folding chairs and umbrella is now just $73.50.
Available for in-store pick up. This is the best price for this item - it's being sold on eBay for $175, and $299.99 on Amazon.
Now that you are pregnant you are probably dreaming of decorating your new baby's
room, but then realize that it could cost you a fortune. There are so many pieces of
furniture to consider, bedding, accessories and more!
Here are 5 tips on how to decorate a baby room on a budget:
1. Paint the room a neutral color if you plan on using it for another purpose in
the future. My husband and I had planned for this bedroom to be my office, but
when we found out we were expecting we realized it would have to be a nursery.
We plan on having our 2 girls share a bedroom when they are older, so it only made
sense to paint it one time. We chose a neutral color, that way when it becomes an
office we don't have to repaint.
I recently got a new
niece and I'm quickly learning that buying baby gear is about the most
fun way to spend my money. Especially since I've found a few companies
that market eco-friendly baby clothes and supplies. In the past few
months, I've become a bit of an expert at buying little gifts for a
baby. Here are some of my favorite places that specialize in cheap
eco-friendly baby gear. Everything is under $50 and can be purchased
1. Hooded Towel and Washcloth Set by Under the Nile
Under the Nile
sells a towel set which includes a baby-sized hooded towel in a monkey
design and a duck washcloth. Both the washcloth and towel are made from
100 percent Egyptian Cotton and washing machine friendly. (Price:
Unfortunately, more and more people in today's society are becoming
single parents. The reason for this could be due to the growing
divorce rate or perhaps the decreased rate of marriages in the
first place. According to the U.S. Census Bureau in November, 2009,
there are approximately 13.7 million single parents in the United
States today, and those parents are responsible for raising 21.8
million children (approximately 26% of children under 21 in the
Being a parent in today's world is expensive either way, but being
a single parent is beyond affordable! However, 13.7% of parents are
expected to do this in one way or another, everyday. As for myself,
I became a single parent of three children in 2006 after my
divorce. Is it possible? Yes, it's possible. I'm living proof one
can do it even in today's society, however, be prepared to make
The decision to have children really isn't eco-friendly or frugal.
However, I think if you decide to have children, there are many
ways you can reduce your carbon footprint and save money while
raising them. Last week I shared how cloth diapering can save
you money, and this week I'm going to share some other tips.
Easter is just a few day away and I'm sure little ones everywhere are very excited. After all,
who doesn't love a chocolate Easter Bunny? Here's your list of freebies for the weekend:
For Easter you can get a free photo with the Easter Bunny. If the kids are afraid of the six-foot
tall bunny and won't sit on his lap, you can print a free letter from him for them to read Easter morning.
There are quite a few recipes up for grabs; how does Crown Roast of Lamb and Blue Peep Pie sound?
There is even something for scrapbookers this time. Plus, over the weekend AC Moore and Michael's are hosting free craft events.
Speaking of crafts, lets not forget about the free printables for kids, over 40 of them!
Kids love stuff, they don't care if you pay top dollar for it
or if it's free. This is your lucky week because the freebies
for babies and kids are stacking up again.
You get to choose from free printable coloring books, free kids
meals, free Gogo's Crazy Bones, online games, free poison help
magnet (has Poison Control's 800 number on it), Sesame Street videos
on demand from Amazon, free internet browser just for kids to
keep them on kid-friendly sites and a free ticket to the circus for
kids one year old or younger.
Get the kids occupied so you can browse the list, you'll find
something you and the kids will want. It's all FREE!