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How to Make 3D Illusion Handprints

  Want a fun and easy project that can be done with both little and big kids with eye popping results?  All you need is white paper, a pencil and some assorted colored markets. Here’s how to make them.       Step 1: Have your child trace their hand in pencil on a sheet […]

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New Guardians of the Galaxy Peter Quill Featurette

  Have you been watching all the cool behind the scenes Guardians of the Galaxy stuff? A great new featurette about Peter Quill (played by Chris Pratt) from Marvel’s GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY is now available.   Like GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY on Facebook: www.facebook.com/guardiansofthegalaxy   Follow GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY onTwitter: https://twitter.com/Guardians   GUARDIANS OF THE […]

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@MyFamilyDollar #Giveaway – Win a $25 Gift Card to Family Dollar

  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.   Oh baby it’s hot outside!  Our cool weather spell is definitely gone here in Iowa as temps hit the […]

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4 Tips for a Fun and Frugal Staycation and How to Save Doing it w/ Paperless Coupons #WalgreensPaperless #CollectiveBias #Shop...

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. What is your family doing this summer? Are you taking a big family vacation?  we just don’t have the vacation time or the budget to take an extended vacation this year. We may be hanging out at home and town, […]

Colorful Cling Wrap Faux Stained Glass...

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Looking for a fun and colorful way to keep the kids busy on a hot or rainy afternoon you need to stay indoors? This fun and easy faux stained glass can be made with just markers and regular clear kitchen cling wrap and will keep kids coloring for hours. Here’s how to do it. Spread […]

Ways to Save Money and Time at Theme Parks...

Ways to Save Money and Time at Theme Parks!

  Going to a theme park for summer vacation can be a lot of fun but, it can be very expensive.  For around $80 per person for a day, parking and food it can be a huge summer expense. If you’re looking to save a some money for your next family outing, here’s some tips. […]

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Reviews & Giveaways

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@MyFamilyDollar #Giveaway – Win a $25 Gift Card to Family Dollar

  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.   Oh baby it’s hot outside!  Our cool weather spell is definitely gone here in Iowa as temps hit the […]

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#BetterDay #Iowa – Win Tickets to U.S. Cellular 250 Nationwide Series at the Iowa Speedway Ends 7/21

  Disclosure: I am a compensated member of the U.S. Cellular Better Moments Blogger Brigade and received tickets to this event.  This reader giveaway was also provided. However all opinions and unnatural obsessions and attachments to my smart phone and love of racing are completely and totally my own. Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines!  Our next Iowa […]

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New Giveaway – Win a $25 Gift Card for @Gordmans – Ends 7/29

  We’ve got some great giveaways to kick off the weekend!   Our first giveaway is from our friends at Gordmans who has offered us a $25 gift card to giveaway to one lucky reader! If you’re not familiar with Gordmans, they have great designer brands at low prices and its an excellent place to get […]

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Saving Money

Donate a Coke to Military Members for Free #HonoringOurHeroes #USO #ShareaCoke

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I always love these donate for free opportunities to help someone else! You can donate a Coke to a military member and their family just by clicking the link, and donate a couple more by sharing this with your friends.

Free Medium Pizza from Godfather’s Pizza

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  Feel like a pizza night? Sign up for the Godfather’s Pizza e-mail club and you’ll get a free medium pizza at Godfather’s Pizza w/ purchase of breadsticks for signing up, plus another on your birthday! This coupon does take 24-48 hrs to arrive, so you’ll want to make sure sign up a day or […]

Feel Like a Movie Tonight? Get a Free Redbox Movie Rental

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  If your weekend plans include renting a movie and cuddling up with your family, here’s a free redbox rental code to help you out. Use the code YHNM7777 (Expiration July 19th) to rent a Redbox movie for free. You’ll need to use these at a kiosk. You can also use this codes once per […]

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Entertainment

New Guardians of the Galaxy Peter Quill Featurette

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  Have you been watching all the cool behind the scenes Guardians of the Galaxy stuff? A great new featurette about Peter Quill (played by Chris Pratt) from Marvel’s GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY is now available.   Like GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY on Facebook: www.facebook.com/guardiansofthegalaxy   Follow GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY onTwitter: https://twitter.com/Guardians   GUARDIANS OF THE […]

The BoxTrolls to Roll at World Championship Soap Box Derby #TheBoxtrolls

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  If you’ll be at the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby 77th annual World Championship finals at Derby Downs in Akron, Ohio on Saturday, July 26th you might just see some unique competitors!  Characters from the Boxtrolls movie will be joining the fun at the day’s events, and even racing down the track in their own custom-built […]

Fireman Sam Now Available on Amazon Prime

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  Do you have a little Fireman Sam fan like I do?  If so, you’ll now be able to find episodes of Fireman Sam as well as other Fireman Sam items all available on Amazon. Amazon is now the exclusive U.S. home for the globally popular preschool franchise Fireman Sam, bringing TV episodes, eBooks, as well […]

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Crafts

How to Make 3D Illusion Handprints

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  Want a fun and easy project that can be done with both little and big kids with eye popping results?  All you need is white paper, a pencil and some assorted colored markets. Here’s how to make them.       Step 1: Have your child trace their hand in pencil on a sheet […]

Colorful Cling Wrap Faux Stained Glass

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Looking for a fun and colorful way to keep the kids busy on a hot or rainy afternoon you need to stay indoors? This fun and easy faux stained glass can be made with just markers and regular clear kitchen cling wrap and will keep kids coloring for hours. Here’s how to do it. Spread […]

How to Make Fun Fourth of July Flip Flops

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Looking for a fun craft to get the kids ready for the Fourth of July net week? These cute flip flops are easy to create and only take a couple dollars in supplies. Here’s how to make them! Supplies: Blue or Red flip flops (I found mine for only $1 at Dollar Tree) Patriotic Ribbon: […]

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Recipes

20+ Summer Barbeque Recipes

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  Are you looking for some yummy stuff for that barbeque this summer? Well, these main dishes will have your mouth watering and your guests’ jumping for joy! Head on over to your kitchen because you’ll want to start cooking these summer barbeque recipess right now.   Marinated Portabella Mushroom Burger Recipe ~How To Have It […]

How to Freeze Fresh Herbs

Freeze Fresh Herbs

  Have lots of herbs from your garden, but not sure the best way to preserve them?  It’s easy to freeze fresh herbs for easy storage and use in recipes later on. Here’s how!   Harvest your herbs, wash them and separate. After clean, wash them and chop them.   Spoon into ice cube tray […]

#BahnCooler – Pepperoni Pasta Salad Recipe and Mom’s Ice Chest Challenge at Schlitterbahn WaterParks

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  This recipe was brought to you by Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts. All opinions, love of summer and easy summer ice chest recipes is completely and totally my own.   Summer is here and we’ve had a busy schedule here at Two Kids and a Coupon of gatherings, barbecues and other events with family. We’re […]

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