5 Lessons Barbie Learned about Computer Engineering

I Can Be a Computer Engineer

Last Wednesday, I suddenly saw women I interact with on Facebook posting about a Barbie computer engineer book. I quickly realized that they were complaining about how crappy the book was and how it showed Barbie needing help not looking to solve her own problems. I started reading articles that had screen shots of the […]

Asian Chicken Lettuce Wrap

Chick-fil-A Dress-Up: Asian Chicken Lettuce Wrap

I am a member of the Chick-fil-A Moms Panel. No product or compensation was received for this post. All thoughts and opinions are my own. My kids love going to Chick-fil-A. Heck, who’s kidding here?  I love going to Chick-fil-A, too! Milkshakes, sweet iced tea, chicken sandwiches, milkshakes!! Brian’s favorites are the nuggets. I can’t […]

Individual Pumpkin Cheesecake

Individual Pumpkin Cheesecake with International Delight

If you’ve been following Simply Budgeted for a while, you know that we hate to let anything go to waste. That includes our International Delight coffee creamer and the bottles. I really love to use the different International Delight flavors to make easy treats to share with friends and family. Since we are smack-dab in […]

Easy Popcorn Brownies Make a Great Box of Chocolates

An Updated Box of Chocolates

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MovieNight4Less #CollectiveBias Whenever I go to Walmart, I wind up walking past display after display. Candy, cookies, donuts, inexpensive medicines, more candy, and movies. The movies are usually new releases on a licensed pallet, but every so often, […]

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Turkey in Disguise

Have you heard about Turkey in Disguise? Trisha over at MomDot created a fun printable for this activity. Turkey in Disguise is a fun activity where your kids color a turkey into something else. Mr. Turkey doesn’t want to become Thanksgiving dinner so how will he hid. Our kids love arts and crafts but we […]

4 Helpful Projects for Updating the Exterior of your Home this Fall

4 Helpful Projects for Updating the Exterior of your Home this Fall

We are excited to bring you a tips from Lou Manfredini, host of House Smarts TV! Lou offered to share four helpful projects for updating the exterior of your home this fall. Since our porch project this year has only been cleaning it up from all of the summer toys that were left there, we […]

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Veteran’s Healing Wounds with BAND-AID® Brand

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for BAND-AID® Brand. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. As a veteran, I am acutely aware of the challenges involved in reintegrating back into civilian life.  Groups like Team Red, […]


Giveaway: KitchenAid Classic 4.5 quart Stand Mixer

I received a KitchenAid Classic 4.5 quart Stand Mixer as a gift year ago. We have abused that mixer. It is well loved. We did upgrade last year but I still have my classic. It is a favorite when I get into holiday baking mode. I seem to have cookie years and break years. I […]

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A Small Bite of Thanksgiving

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #TasteTheSeason We typically think of Thanksgiving as a family holiday, cooking up all of the dishes that get passed down from generation to generation.  For many of us, though, our families are spread out across the country […]