Molly's Newest E-Book
Do you long to enjoy and explore the great outdoors with your family?
Want to make that special connection with your kids?
Don't let a
few varmints, mosquitoes, or mishaps spoil your fun--go camping!
the price of spending a night or two in a motel, you can outfit your
family for adventure and make memories for a lifetime!
for an unforgettable experience as Molly and her fellow campers show you
how, in her newest E-Book . . .
No doubt you'll find that camping, in whatever form you choose, can
be the ideal family activity. This awesome resource (73 pages!)
will whet your appetite for some frugal family camping fun!
For one low cost--only $8.95--you can begin preparations
for your next great family adventure now.
Just click the above link to get yours today!
You can find more of Molly's E-Books HERE.
You asked, we listened! You want great, tasty recipes with simple, fresh ingredients. Get ready then to "freshen up" and bask in the best of summer.
Enjoy 22 pages of fresh and easy recipes, fabulous household tips, and
more! Full-color, eye-catching photos with each easy-to-use
Get your FREE copy of Molly Green Fresh
A Look Back at August 2009
August means organization for many households . . .
Is your home looking dignified and grand?
How impressive are your organization skills?
Start now, and strategize to organize with this motivating issue of . . .
Molly's Money-Saving Digest-August 2009
The special feature for August is:
Organization for Busy Families
Get your busy family happily organized--buzzing like bees as you start to organizzzzze!
Are you ready to tackle the dirty dozen?
how to organize a dozen different aspects of your life and home. From
cleaning closets and sorting school papers to making meal planning a
breeze, your home will soon be running more smoothly.
Order this past Digest today by clicking HERE.
I can hardly believe that in some parts of the country, school is
starting up again. I'm so not ready for summer vacation to be over! No
matter where or how your kids are educated, it's back-to-school time in
the retail world, and you can find really great sales on school
supplies. I just purchased 30 notebooks from Wal-Mart at 15 cents apiece,
as well as markers, glue sticks and glue, and a few other odds and ends.
We don't need them for going back to school, but we will need them
eventually, and I won't be able to find prices like these in January!
A reader recently shared her designer folder tip with me. Have you seen the expensive, decorative three-ring binders that are sold in department stores? Her children wanted some for school this year, but this purchase was not in her budget. What she did do, though, was purchase the inexpensive white ones, and then she took the kids to the scrapbook store and let them pick out their favorite funky design. The scrapbook paper cost only 69 cents, and the folders were on sale for $1.50. The kids were still able to have designer notebooks, and the cost fit in the family budget!
From the Blog
|Here is a recap of what we shared on the blog last week, just in case you missed a post or two.|
Hi Molly Members,
My August Money-Saving Digest is now available for download on your member pages. You'll love this issue which focuses on "storing summer's bounty." You can read all about it HERE. I'm having a bit of trouble with my August members freebie page, but I'm hoping it will be up by the time you read this.
I've also added some more goodies to the main Member's Resource Page. You'll find a list of groceries typically on sale each month as well as a listing of frugal travel-related sites. Don't forget to check this page frequently. Remember, it is your one stop shop for frugal resources. (And I'll keep adding to it regularly!)
If you're not a Molly Member, don't worry. You can join right here!
Hey, I Can Make That!
Pen and Pencil Case @Pink Penguin My kids love pencil bags. When I saw this tutorial, I knew this was one I wanted to share with you. I think I am going to try to make this in the next couple of weeks.
You can view the tutorial at Pink Penguin. Just click HERE to access it.
| Featured Website
This website has everything you can think of when it comes to talking about back-to-school.
Articles, printables, tips, grade level advice, and homeschooling information--this website has it all.
Click on over to Familycorner.com to check it out.
Ideas From Around the Web
|Here are some ideas from around the web to help you get ready for that first day of school.|
In the Kitchen
If you are looking for a healthy sandwich alternative for your child to put in her lunch box, why not try a snack wrap?
12 (10 inch) flour tortillas
1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese
1 head lettuce
1 (6 ounce) package sliced deli-style turkey
2 cups shredded carrots
2 cups minced tomato
Spread cream cheese evenly over the tortillas. Top
the cream cheese with lettuce leaves. Arrange the turkey slices in even
layers on top of the lettuce. Sprinkle the carrots and tomato over the
turkey slices. Roll the tortillas into wraps. Cut the wraps diagonally
into bite-sized pieces. Secure with toothpicks.
(Recipe reprinted with permission from All Recipes)
Molly's Money-Saving Digest
|Store and stock up . . . adding significantly to your savings!
Get the best pick on apples . . . learning a bushel of useful information!
Grow responsible kids . . . employing time management support (with three great forms) to inspire productivity!
This month's special feature is:
Storing Summer's Bounty: Canning, Freezing, and Dehydrating
Is your garden growing in abundance? What's your vision for storing summer's bounty?
up a pantry full of homemade goodness? Stocking a freezer full? What
great machine can save you money, makes life convenient, takes little to
no effort to use, and is fun? Wipe the dust off that dehydrator!
Is preserving food at home really worth the cost and effort?
How can you profit the most from your farmers market and apple orchard
purchases? Prepare now to store those special tastes of summer to savor
during the fall and winter months! Do you love home-canned goodness?
Discover Molly's favorite resources and recipes, and then enjoy a feast
of food-preservation strategies and pantry-stocking delights from
several seasoned guest authors!
Whether you're well-equipped or
curiously new to the methods of storing your bounty of fruits and
veggies, you'll find a delightful collection of articles on a variety of
appealing topics. You'll come away with some new and practical ways to
help you save more and enjoy life more.
Click HERE to view a sample of this item.
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