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Why You Should Check Out the Walmart Easter Clearance!

Why YOU Should Check out Walmart Easter Clearance

You need to check out the Walmart Easter Clearance!  I was hesitant at first because my local Walmart rarely has the great deals I’ve seen on so many other shopping blogs. 

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Plastic Easter Eggs – EGGcellent Ways to Use Them

10 EGGcellent Ways to Use Plastic Easter Eggs

Easter Egg hunts!  My children loved them.  Our church had a special day before Easter with games and prizes.  Then, of course, we had to have a second hunt on Easter morning with family and friends.   BUT what to do with those eggs afterwards?  In addition, more plastic eggs will be on clearance (at 75-90% off they will be just pennies each).  What fun, frugal and useful ways can we UPCYCLE plastic Easter eggs after Easter?  Here are 3 EGGcellent Ways to Use Them! (Check this post here to see the Walmart Sale.)

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Donate to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital through Toys “R” Us

For the first time ever, Toys”R”Us is partnering with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to raise awareness and funds to support its mission:  Finding cures. Saving children.®  Now through June 12, you can make a donation to St. Jude online HERE or in store at all Toys”R”Us and Babies”R”Us locations across the U.S!

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The Kids Clothesline – HUGE Consignment Event this Weekend!

Looking for amazing bargains?  The Kids Clothesline Consignment Spring Sale Event this weekend has new and gently used items at up to 90% off retail!  Pick up some amazing items for a fraction of the cost!

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Easy Homemade Tic Tac Toe Game

I’m always looking for fun but easy crafts to make with large groups.  Scouts, Sunday School or senior clubs are eager to help with projects, but they can’t be overly complicated.  Then Christy shared with my Facebook Page this adorable Tic Tac Toe game

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Sowing The Seed of the Gospel – Change The World With Operation Christmas Child

Small acts of love and kindness can change the world.

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You Can Make Your Own Coloring Book

Did you know you can make your own Coloring Book?  With these instructions from Mark you can make coloring books that are inexpensive, look good, and will fit into a shoebox gift without folding or bending.  You could even slip a few pages in a card to cheer a child in a hospital as well.  Or print a special gift for an adult – everyone loves to color!

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Crocheted Dolls: Perfect Way to Use Up All Your Scraps

crocheted dolls

Children LOVE dolls!  They love something to cuddle, take care of, and sleep with.  These crocheted dolls are very soft and huggable.

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Childrens Size Chart

Purchasing the correct size clothing for children can be a challenge.  It’s easy if you can have them try on the items.  But what do you do if the items are intended as a gift or donation?  I’m always left wondering if the shirt or pants would be too big for one age group or too small for the next.  A Childrens Size Chart would be handy!

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