How to Get Your Husband to do Laundry – #laundryredefined @Tide #ad

Tide Pods

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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 […]

10 Tips for Family Fun at the Waterpark – @schlitterbahn #BahnLove @usfg #ad

Waterpark Tips

Disclosure: This post and tips were sponsored by Schlitterbahn Waterpark. However all opinions, fun summer kids activity ideas, trips down the waterslide and good times had are completely our own.  Can you believe it’s almost summer already? If you’re like us, you’re probably already looking for fun ways to beat the heat together as a family. […]

5 Ways to Make Your Clothes Last Longer – #StyleByMethod #CleverMethod @methodtweet #ad

Laundry Tips

Is it just me, or is buying clothing for your kids a never ending task? Not only do they out grow their clothing almost as soon as you buy it, but between work, school, sports and play, it’s tough to keep the clothing that that does fit them looking good enough to wear in public […]

50+ Easy Organization Tips

Organization Tips

Is getting organized part of your spring cleaning goals? Recently I asked Two Kids and a Coupon readers for your best organization tips and here is what you said. Rosey said:  I write my goals down. I find that works wonders! Sarah L. said: I use a great program called Time and Chaos that keeps […]

6 Creative Household Uses for Vodka

Creative home uses for vodka

While it is true that vodka is ideal for making tasty cocktails like Cosmopolitan and Bloody Mary, there are some other surprising uses that you may not have thought of before. Vanilla extract alternative– If you need vanilla extract in a pinch but don’t have any on hand, you can easily make some. Just take […]