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Week On The Web: Father’s Day Edition

 Top 8 Frugal Father’s Day Gift Ideas – By Erin Huffstetler

Father’s Day isn’t about expensive gifts, but about showing the dad(s) in your life that you appreciate them. What better way to show dad you care than by giving him a “day off” by completing all of his chores or by making him a week’s worth of special lunches and presenting him with a certificate. If you’re planning on eating out, make sure to do your research as many restaurants will hold special father’s day sales where dad can eat free. Another great gift for dad could be to help him clear his clutter by giving his car a full detailing, cleaning out the garage or by organizing his office. You might be surprised as to how big of an impact tasks like these can have on relieving someone of stress, and that sounds like a kick ars Father’s Day present to me. Check out more of Erin’s Tips by clicking on the link.

Father’s Day Crafts – By CraftsKaboose

Whether you are looking for gift ideas the kids can give dad or are feeling a little creative yourself, check out these awesome homemade crafts. With multiple to sift through, Crafts Kaboose gives you numerous options. Try to pick the crafts that remind you of your dad’s personality and also has a list of required materials that fits your budget.  I especially liked the car nut frame, the denim mp3player pouch and the personalized BBQ Apron. If your dad is “Mr. Fix It”, check out the monogram painted hammer or if he’s more of a brainiac, I recommend going with the customizable Father’s Day crossword and word searches. Crafts are a fun and efficient way to give dad a gift that he will surely remember you by.

How to Turn Your Beer Into A Cup – MensHealth

First off all, we’d like to thank to one of our stumbleupon followers, pupdave, for sharing this with us.  If your dad is a fan of kicking back cold ones, why not make him a set of glasses made from his favorite beer bottles?  In this clever Men’s Health instructional video, you are shown how to make some neat looking glass cups with a just piece of rope, some lighter fluid and some sandpaper. Simply pick up some of Dad’s favorite beers or maybe a cool collection of imported or micro-brewed ones and you’ve found yourself a very creative and inexpensive Father’s Day present.

Just Tell Me What to Buy – Sour from Ballers On Budgets

If you’re running short on time this Father’s Day and just need to pickup something quick, here are a few items you can find for fairly cheap price in many major stores. Also, don’t forget to pickup the Sunday newspaper to take advantage of any Father’s Day sales going on.

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Week On The Web: Mother’s Day Edition

 Free Mother’s Day ECards – By All 4 Love.net

Check out this awesome website which features 100% Free Mother’s Day ECARDS. Not only can you customize the text, font etc there’s no required signups or pay later obligations.

Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas  – By Lee on The Pioneer Woman

If you haven’t gotten anything for mom yet it’s not too late!  Lee writes in this article some awesome gift ideas for mom. Two of my favorites were getting mom two movie ticket certificates and a planted rosebush.  If you’re looking to drop some cash, ereaders are a big to-do this year. A batch of homemade treats was also a good idea. Just remember that the most important part of mother’s day is showing them you care, and that isn’t based on how much money you spend.

Free Business Cards – By Vistaprint

If the mom in your life has a side project or maybe has a gift for something like baking or creating scrapbooks, why not get her some FREE business cards.  This will not only get her started in the right direction but also show her you pay attention and appreciate her talent.  Take a screenshot and print it out a picture of the customized business care and include it with a Mother’s Day Card or email it to her since she won’t actually be able to get the cards that day.

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This Week On The Web: Easy Homemade Christmas Decorations

Easy Homemade Christmas Decorations – By allfreecrafts.com

Holiday cheer doesn’t need to come with a high price tag.  Grab your family and friends and have a decorating party or craft night and you’ll be totally set for the holidays with these neat ideas!

ICantFindMyPhone.com

This website deserves a bookmark for sure! If you ever find yourself alone and have misplaced your phone, look up this website and they will call it while you listen for your phone’s whereabouts for free.

What to Buy in December – By Kira @ Tip Hero

Take advantage of these colder months by purchasing items that are in their off-season. Things like tools, air conditioners, wedding dresses and more seem to be heavily discounted in the winter months.

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This Week On The Web: Kids Eat Free Restaraunts

Kids Eat Free – Kicseatfor.com

The name says it all!  This website lets you search for certain days and deals where kids can eat for free at participating restaraunts in your city!

50 Cheap Date Ideas – By Diana Vilibert

When it comes to dating on a budget, creativity is essential.  The next time you plan a date, keep in mind that the most expensive date in the world would eventually become monotonous if you did it over and over again.  Try to think of new and exciting things you can experience with your date.

6 Tips for Saving on Airfares – By Justinsvr      

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