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Walmart Christmas Layaway 2020: How To Use It To Save The Most

Walmart Christmas Layaway 2020: How To Use It To Save The Most

Curious about how Walmart Christmas layaway 2020 works? Find out what makes it a great alternative to putting another holiday on plastic!

Remember the days of the blue light special?  Back then everyone seemed to use layaway programs to help them afford Christmas gifts. 

Over time, more people began to use credit cards instead of dealing with the hassle of layaway programs.

But layaway still exists!  And it’s actually a fantastic way to avoid debt this Christmas

Given all the scary statistics about Christmas spending and compounding debt problems (read all about that here), you should be doing everything possible to avoid pulling out the card this season.

It probably won’t surprise you to learn that the best layaway program I’ve found is at Walmart.  They will set you up with a program with no extra fees. 

That’s much better than what your average credit card company will do for you!

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How To Make Money As A Teenager: 30 Ways To Earn Fast Cash

Want to know how to make money as a teenager? This list of money making ideas for every kind of teen is filled with ideas for you.

There comes a point in every teenager’s life when they realize that they need money for all the stuff they want and the things they want to do.

And it doesn’t take long for the mom and dad money well to run dry.

So what’s a kid to do?

Well…find a way to earn some cash!

Learning how to make money as a teenager isn’t as tough as you think.

But I’m gonna let you in on a little secret…

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The Absolute Best Ways To Organize A Kids Room On A Budget

These tips to organize a kids room on a budget are so simple, but so effective, that you’ll wish you’d read this last year.

“Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing.” 

If you haven’t heard that quote before, I’ll bet you’ve lived it!

When it comes to kids room organization, the trick is to keep it simple, sweetie.  So let’s talk about simple solutions to problems like the kids room being a constant mess. 

(And wouldn’t it be nice to get out the door without searching for last minute items for once?)

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Family Boredom Cure: Things To Do To Hear Less Whining

Summer time is a mixed bag.

On one hand, it’s nice to not have the worry about school lunches, car pool, forgotten homework, and last minute projects.

On the other hand… how many times can you hear “I’m bored!” Or “she looked at me!” before you lose it?

(Hint: It’s around three times.)

We have six kids here, so believe me when I say that I feel your pain!

Luckily, I’ve also been at this kid raising thing long enough to have collected some tricks that really help with a stressed out, booooored family.

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Celebrating Easter At Home: How To Keep It Special

Celebrating Easter at home this year? Here’s how to celebrate Easter when you’re stuck at home…and how to keep it special for kids and families.

Last year our 5 year old son had a fairly serious spine surgery and was admitted to the hospital for several days.

We spent Palm Sunday there.

And when they released us, it was with orders to stay home for at least a couple of weeks.

(No one wants a still healing child exposed to more germs.)

That meant that we missed Easter Sunday mass, as well.

Who would have guessed that we’d miss them again this year?

Well, spending a special day like Easter at home, without the traditions you usually keep with loved ones, is a tough thing for adults to deal with.

And no, it’s not nearly as hard as what lots of other people are struggling with right now.  But it’s ok to admit that you’re bummed about missing out on this special day.

And for kids, it’s even harder.  They don’t really get what’s going on.

So how can we keep Easter special, even when we’re stuck at home?

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5 Ways to Make Your Nature Walk With Kids More Fun

Taking a nature walk with kids isn’t always as much fun as it sounds. Get more “woohoo” and less “I’m bored!” with these memory making tips.

Let’s be honest.

Taking a nature walk with kids sounds more fun than it usually is.

It always seems like a good way to get out of the house.

But no sooner are you out there walking than you start hearing, “How much loooooonger??”

“My leeeeeeegs hurt.”

Followed by the classic…

“I’m booooooooored.”

Forget that jazz.

Here’s how you get the kids to burn off some of that energy (you know, the stuff they only have when they’re inside and bickering with their siblings?) without the hassle.

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