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No-tie shoelaces for only a buck

 

Turn any pair of shoes into slip-ons for the little ones with a few easy steps...

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Refresher: Thrifty Mom tackles taxes

 

With tax season right around the corner, here are a few tips on how to save money when it comes to your taxes...

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Get your coffee froth on at home

 

Save money and enjoy some of your favorite lattes by making them at home by following these easy steps...

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Free ZooAmerica admission this weekend

 

ZooAmerica is hosting its 30th annual free weekend Saturday and Sunday

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THAT coloring craze has arrived at the dollar store

 

I’m happy to report that adult coloring books, which can sometimes be expensive, have arrived at Dollar Tree...

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Simple ways to start your savings stash

 

There's more than one way to help save money this year...

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Impress your New Year’s date with Giant’s new meal kits

 

Giant has introduced a pilot program of its Fresh Meal Kits at two West Shore locations...

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Tips on tips — a holiday guide

 

Amidst all the holiday hullabaloo, it can be easy to forget about all those “other” people you should be thanking with tips...

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Giant’s European beauty — worth it?

 

Giant Food Stores really, really wants to be your one-stop shop for everything you could possibly need...

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Great gift ideas for the budget-conscious

 

Savvy holiday shoppers can find smart ways to save while still making the holidays memorable...

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About This Blog

Larissa Newton is the copy/Web editor for Central Penn Business Journal, a sister newspaper of Central Penn Parent. She is mom to a 3-year-old daughter, and loves to get things for free. Email her with comments, suggestions or tips at larissan@centralpennparent.com. Follow her on Twitter @newton_larissa.

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Thu 11

High School Dodgeball League

February 11 @ 5:30 pm
Thu 11

Toddler Time Yoga

February 11 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Fri 12

Pop-in for Play!: Art-rageous

February 12 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri 12

HCPAC presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 13

Crafts with Cupid

February 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm