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The Kindness Rocks Project

Posted by 1FrugalMom on July 6, 2017 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (10)

(The above photo is my family's 1st batch of painted rocks sent out into the world.)

Have you stumbled across any painted rocks lately?  You may have noticed them popping up all over the United States and beyond.   Many towns across America are participating in "The Kindness Rock Proj...

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SAVE & EARN $$$ + Get FREEBIES too!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on June 29, 2017 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (1)

These are some of the ways that I personally SAVE & EARN $$$ & FREEBIES! Check out the FREE APPS & more below:

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FREE, Fun, Santa Activities for Kids!!!!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on December 1, 2015 at 8:45 PM Comments comments (1)

Create a FREE personalized video message from Santa! (#1) -->  A real "must-do" for kids!  These are great!  My son loves them!  I make him one every year (they change it each year)!  It's too cute!  And a real must do! ---> http://www.portableno...

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Target Data Breach Settlement - You May Be Owed $$

Posted by 1FrugalMom on May 3, 2015 at 9:50 PM Comments comments (0)

The following is an email I received today that I thought I'd share with my readers:  

If You Shopped at Target from November 27 through December 18, 2013, or Received Notice That Your Personal Information Was Compromised, You Could Get Money for Losses from a Data Breach Settlement.

A Settlement has been proposed in lawsuits against Target Corporation ( “Target” ) relating to Target customers whose ...

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Get 3 FREE trades at Scottrade.com!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on February 10, 2015 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)

For the couple I was talking with today, and for anyone else interested in stocks, I personally use, and highly recommened, Scottrade.  Scottrade only charges a flat rate of $7 per trade, no hidden fees.  And if you use my referral code, RRQP7584, we both get 3 free trades!  :-)  

Get 3 FREE trades at www.scottrade.com with referral code:...

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3 Tips: How to Save $$ at CVS!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on February 8, 2015 at 10:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Yesterday at CVS I got all of this, including 2 gallons of milk, 3 cases of bottled water, a tube of toothpaste, and more, for only $7.34!

Tip 1.  If you don't already have a free CVS savings card, I strongly suggest you get one.  It's quick and easy to get one.  Simply ask the cashier for one next time you're in the store, or go online to cvs.com.  Also, every time you visit CVS make sure you scan yo...

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Earn CASH with Receipt Hog!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on January 18, 2015 at 9:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Receipt Hog is pretty awesome: Simply do your usual shopping ANYWHERE, snap a picture of your receipt, and Receipt Hog pays you in CASH!  

Download the app and start making money now!  Plus, use my code and we both earn more: brem7997 http://app.receipthog.com/r/brem7997

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Save $ with Walmart's Savings Catcher!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on January 5, 2015 at 11:10 AM Comments comments (0)

If you shop at Walmart, and are not using Savings Catcher yet, you should really check it out!  It's FREE to use, and it will save you money!  You can use it with or without a smartphone.  If you don't have a smartphone just access your account online instead.  You can either get the money back on a Walmart Gift Card, or on a BlueBird Card.  And right now, through February 28th, 2015, you ...

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What a funeral home and cemetery won't tell you!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on January 1, 2015 at 5:05 PM Comments comments (0)

** IMPORTANT INFORMATION (please feel free to share)! **

Tragically, I've noticed that many of people have recently posted on Facebook about suffering the loss of a loved one (and my heart & prayers goes out to those families).  And just today, I learned some very helpful money saving information about funeral services that I didn't know before, and I want to share the information with you...

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Win Free Fuel for a Year!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on September 28, 2014 at 12:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Enter to win Free Fuel for a year!

To enter to win a year's worth of quality Shell gasoline, you must first enroll in the Fuel Rewards™ Network program

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DIY Chip Clips from Recycled Hangers!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on August 24, 2014 at 10:45 PM Comments comments (0)
Frugal Tip of the Day! Never buy chip clips again! Recycle disposable hangers into chip clips! Use to keep items securely closed. I use mine on cereal bags, chip bags, crackers, bread, dog food bags, everything! To make cutting the ends off easier, I use my garden sheers/lobber.

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Easy, Delicious, Fried Pickles!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on August 24, 2014 at 2:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Easy, delicious, fried pickles!  Below is what I used when I made my fried pickles; however, you can choose to use, or not use, whatever you like.  Feel free to add, or eliminate, anything; as l...

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Lemon Pepper Chicken

Posted by 1FrugalMom on August 23, 2014 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)


4 large boneless skinless chicken breasts (approx. 2lbs.)

1/2 cup all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon salt

6 teaspoons lemon pepper seasoning

1/3 cup butter

2 lemons, sliced

4 tablespoons lemon juice

Hot cooked rice, or pilaf (optional)


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Easy Root Beer BBQ Chicken!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on August 19, 2014 at 10:50 PM Comments comments (0)

If you're looking for an easy, tasty, slowcooker recipe, this one is for you!  Try this super simple, yummy, Crockpot Root Beer BBQ Chicken recipe! 


- approx. 2 lbs boneless skinless chicken breas...

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Yummy Fried Apple Cinnamon Rings!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on August 19, 2014 at 3:50 PM Comments comments (0)

I came across this recipe on Facebook.  I tried it, and it turned out great; so I thought I would share it with you!  SOURCES:  Photo credit & adapted recipe found here.  Original recipe found here.

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Delicious Sauerkraut Balls!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on August 7, 2014 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)


Just made these yummy Sauerkraut Balls!  

Even non-sauerkraut fans will love this recipe! :)

Here's the recipe...

Sauerkraut Ball...

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Stock-up Price! Save up to $5.50 off on Tide!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on July 1, 2014 at 7:25 PM Comments comments (0)

If you like Tide, you are going to LOVE this deal!  Tide (92 to 100 fluid ounces of laundry detergent) is on sale at both Target and

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Turbo-Cooling Pillowcase Review & GIVEAWAY!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on May 25, 2014 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (1)

As you may remember, last year I reviewed, and hosted a giveaway for, the Polar-Pillow (see that review here), and many of you were very interested in it.  I heard back from several of you that you had hoped...

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Carved Pumpkin Safety Tip: Use a Glow Stick instead of a Candle!

Posted by 1FrugalMom on October 13, 2013 at 6:15 PM Comments comments (0)

TIP: Use a glow stick w/ stand to light your carved pumpkin instead of a dangerous lit candle.  I love this!  What a genius idea!  I found this one at Target for just ONE DOLLAR!  Whoot!  RePin this post here.


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