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I reuse plastic storage or freezor bags, such as Ziplock bags. I wash them in hot soapy water and let them air dry. I use them several times before disposing of them. It's...

Started by Jamie on 03/05/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 03/05/2009 by Jennifer


Need help with brown bag lunches!

My son is in high school, where apparently it is uncool to carry any kind of lunch bag, box, or container besides a brown paper lunch sack. Since the cafeteria food is expensive...

Started by Tracy on 03/23/2010 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 03/15/2014 by Emerald


Hole in my breast milk storage bag

Is it safe to use a storage bag of breast milk if there is a hole in it? I am so tired of throwing away my milk once if thaw it out. I am using Lansinoah storage bags. I freeze...


Baby wipes

Maiking baby wipes with bounty paper towels baby oil and baby wash

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Started by Casey on 07/03/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 08/26/2009 by Michelle


Cloth when out and about?

I've been CDing for about 6 months and have only done it at home. I've used disposables when we're away from home. Recently, I've begun thinking about using cloth when out for...


Traveling with cloth?

We will be traveling by air in about 6 weeks to stay with family in another state for about 10 days. I really HATE the idea of using disposables, but I don't see how we can...


Are you going to make your own baby food?

This is my third baby. With each one, I have become more and more conscious of the healthiness of their food. For example, for my two year old, I tried to buy Organic whenever...

Started by Mindy on 09/04/2009 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/01/2012 by Abbey


Wonderful Saving Tips for the Holidays

Hi everybody - \nOver the past couple of weeks, there have been some great suggestions on how to save money with the holidays coming up and I wanted to make sure that all of you...

Started by Martha on 11/30/2008 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 02/18/2009 by Anne


money savers

As a stay at home mom, I'm always looking for ways to save a buck. What are your best money saving tricks?

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Started by Good Day! on 05/04/2010 in Mommy Chat

Last update on 05/07/2010 by Renee


Making it on one income

We are on a one income budget here which is not that much in todays economy but we also have only vechicle, I am looking for ways to save more money, we do not have cable tv,...

Started by Natalie on 04/21/2011 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 04/29/2011 by Natalie


Making your own baby food..

I still have a few months to go before I start my son on baby food, but have made the decision that I would like to make my own. I've heard is cheaper then buying the jars and...


Starting baby food/homemade baby food

I am considering going out and buying some organic fruits and veggies to make some homemade baby food. I am first trying to figure out if its cost effective and second if it is...


School Supply List

How many parents actually buy all the things that is on the school list. Well this year I will not be buying everything they need at once, due to last year a lot of the items...

Started by Clarissa on 08/12/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/29/2010 by Kelli