How to Apply for a Job (And Have Someone Actually Read Your Resume)

Resume Tips

  Looking for a job? Thinking about it? Been out of work awhile and want to start looking again?  Job hunting is tough and the digital age hasn’t made it any easier. There can often be hundreds of people applying for the same position, and getting past the resume screeners can often be a daunting […]

How to Decorate Your Dorm Room on a Budget

How to Decorate Your Dorm Room on a Budget

  College is a teenager’s gateway to their independence. They can eat what they want, go to bed when they want and hang out with whomever they choose. It is also the ideal time to decorate your own space. However, if you are like most college students, you are probably pretty low on funds. The […]

Fun and Free Date Night Ideas

Free Date Night Ideas

We all love date night but many times, we simply can’t afford a night out. Luckily, you don’t have to spend a dime to have fun. Here are some fun and free date night ideas. Watch the sunset and gaze at the stars– When was the last time you watched the sun set? It is […]

Summer Food Safety Tips

Food Safety Tips

Summer is the time for backyard barbecues and picnics. However, the hot weather also presents some problems when it comes to your foods. One thing that you especially need to look out for is foodborne bacteria since it multiplies quickly in the heat. Here are some great summer food safety tips. Keep cold food cold– […]

How to Get Your Child to Read During Summer Vacation

How to Get Your Child to Read During the Summer

Having trouble getting your kids to read over summer vacation? Even though school may be out, it’s still important to read regularly and there are lots of fun ways to encourage them to pick up a book and make it fun. Here are a few ways stimulate their growing minds while on a break from […]

4 Ways to Help Encourage Reluctant Readers w/ @Disney #DisneyStoryCentral #CleverGirls #ad

Tips for encouraging kids to read

  With a Kindergartner and an elementary school student who has a learning disability, we’ve been spending lots of time practicing reading here at Two Kids and a Coupon. My little guy is just learning how and getting the hang of sight words and basic identification and my step-daughter is working on practicing her reading […]

6 Ways to Have More Family Fun This Summer PLUS #Win $1500 from @CustomInk – #Sweeps #ad

Activities to do as a family

 I received compensation and free product from CustomInk as sponsorship of this post.  All opinions, thoughts and family fun are completely and totally our own.    What is your family doing this summer vacation? Now that the kids are out of school, how are you spending more time together has a family? Looking for a […]

How to Choose the Best Summer Camp for Your Child

How to Pick a Summer Camp for your child

  Summer is here and if you’re thinking about summer camp for your child, it can be a fun and exciting option to keep them busy during this break from schook.  There are several choices out there for you and also some things you will need to think about before choosing one. Here are some things […]

Smart Phone Safety Tips for Kids and a Parents – @USCellular #BetterMoments #ad

Cell phone safety tips for kids

  I am a compensated member of the U.S. Cellular Better Moments Blogger Brigade. However all opinions and unnatural obsessions and attachments to my smart phone are my own.   Last night my 5 year old asked if he could text one of his friends. cell phones and texting not only didn’t exist when I was five, but […]

Summer Food Safety Tips

Summer Food Safety Tips

Summer is the time for backyard barbecues and picnics. However, the hot weather also presents some problems when it comes to your foods. One thing that you especially need to look out for is foodborne bacteria since it multiplies quickly in the heat. Here are some great summer food safety tips. Keep cold food cold– […]

How to Keep Cut Fruit Fresh

How to Keep Cut Fruit Fresh

  If you have ever cut up any type of fruit before, then you know how fast it can turn brown, for most fruits. The reason for this transformation is that the oxygen in the air reacts with the cut fruits’ enzymes. As a result of this reaction, most fruit will start turning brown around […]

How to Kid and Pet Proof Your New Carpet – #ad @FlooringAmerica @FlooringCanada

How to Keep Carpet Clean with Kids

This post was brought to you by Flooring America/Flooring Canada . All opinions, messy kids and pets are completely and totally my own.    Thinking about investing in new carpet for your home, but debating if you can keep it safe from your children of both the two-legged and four-legged variety? Whether it’s messy kids, messy […]

How to Price Match at Family Dollar – #FDBlogNGive @MyFamilyDollar #Ad

Family Dollar Price Match 2

Two Kids and a Coupon is a Family Dollar Blogger and participating in a compensated campaign. A reader giveaway was also provided. All opinions, great deals found and frugal shopping skills are completely and totally our own.   Wouldn’t it be great it if you could get the best price from every store’s weekly ad […]

4 Easy Homemade Bubble Bath Recipes

How to make homemade bubble bath

Bubble baths are one of the things I remember most about my childhood days. There was just nothing better than sitting in a warm bath filled with bubbles and making bubble beards and bubble hats. When I hit adulthood, bubble baths didn’t seem quite the same. While bubble baths were still loads of fun, I […]

3 Room Cleaning Games for Kids

How to Get Kids to Clean Rooms

You are probably used to going into your kid’s room and stepping on something; whether it is a toy car, Lego, plastic Army soldier or nail polish bottle, you know it is annoying. Your kids will love cleaning their room with these fun cleaning games. You can choose what you want for incentives but some […]