Help Send Me to Vermont!!

I have some wonderful news to share — I was selected as one of ten finalist for the Stonyfield Blogger Barnstorming Essay Contest!! Voting is now open to the public to select the three winners who will tour the organic farms Stonyfield uses to make its yummy organic products, meet the farmers and their families, […]

LIVE and in HD… It’s FFFB!

I was interviewed for two segments LIVE this morning on 69 News at Sunrise to share some of my ideas for family fun on rainy days! In case you missed today’s show, here are the clips: Next, Eve Tannery and I had LOTS of fun gettin’ crafty! Special thanks to Eve and the crew over […]

Please help vote for us!!

Frugal Family Fun Blog has been nominated for the Best Thrifty Homeschooler Award! If you have enjoyed reading our blog, could you help cast your vote for us? No need to login and it only takes a second, thank you! Mark says he’ll do a guest post if we win…. fun! [Update: Polls are now […]

Getting Ready for Our Blogiversary — Reader Appreciation

Tomorrow, our sweet little blog turns one year old, and we are planning something special to celebrate! But first, I want to take a moment to thank you (yes, you, who happened to stumble upon our little corner of the internet, and then kept coming back!). While I love blogging about the crafts and activities […]

Inspiring Friends of Frugal Family Fun Blog Round Up

Happy Labor Day! Here are some fabulous, inspiring posts from some of our most loyal readers and commenters. You could be featured here next! Sure to Please Recipes This recipe for Roasted Tomato Sauce became a family favorite instantly. It’s so easy and incredibly delicious. Be sure to visit Val at Collecting the Moments… One […]

Look What Came in the Mail!

A few days ago, I signed Emily up for a letter/artwork exchange with a 3 1/2 year old girl named Lu from 4 Crazy Kings. Mama King has a fabulous blog over there, and it is definitely worth checking out. Emily was so excited to receive her letter, and quickly went to work on a […]

And the winner is….

The winner of the Target reusable shopping bag giveaway (chosen by is Mama King from 4 Crazy Kings! Congratulations! Here is Mama King’s winning comment: I love giving old materials (jars, boxes, packing materials, plastic lids…) new life in our craft projects. We love Target too! My oldest will say T for Target when […]

Come Join Me on Financial Bliss

Good news! I will be a contributing author for the Financial Bliss channel of Blissfully Domestic. I plan to contribute articles at least twice a week and focus on frugality and budgeting. I feel honored to be included with such a strong group of women writers. The site is launching in the next few days, […]

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