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Big Three Family Yard Sale Friday And Saturday In Townsend

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Are you going to be in Townsend this weekend? Looking for some deals?
My dear friend, Monica, is having a yard sale tomorrow and Saturday -July1-2, 2010:

For all of you local yokels and garage sale go’ers, I am having a 3 family garage sale at my house Friday and Saturday, rain or shine. My address is:

GMC truck, 2 horse trailer, lawn mowers, weedeater, tools, tack, bicycle rack with hitch, school books, chalkboards, children’s stuff, clothing, frames, clay pots, linens, drum set, computer monitor, beautiful wedding dress, air conditioner, much, much more!!!!

Lots of great bargains!!


Blessings,

Denese


Stampin’ Up Rubber Stamp Sets And Book Kit Auction

Calling all crafters! Want a chance to get a great deal on some quality rubber stamps?

My momma is having an auction on some of her retired Stampin’ Up rubber stamps plus a kit to make a lovely little accordion book. Bidding starts at $1 and will close at 8pm Eastern time on Friday June 25, 2010.

Check out the auction here:

RETIRED STAMPS and ACCORDIAN BOOK…START BIDDING!!!


Blessings,

Denese


Fantastic Sale For Homeschoolers

For one week only, you can get Lorraine Curry’s high-quality, classic literature and Bible based “Easy Homeschooling” library plus 23 bonus e-resources for only $27 + shipping.

The “Easy Homeschooling” Library – Huge Summer Blowout! -Includes all 4 paperback books, 19 checklists & special reports in PDF format, 3 audio seminars and bonus Free Online Resources Directory. Only 200 sets are available -offer is good through June 8th, 2010.

Act fast to get this wonderful resource that will save you time, energy and money -plus show you how to homeschool your family on a shoestring budget almost FREE.

Brought to you by Homeschool Freebie of the Day.


Blessings,

Denese


Rubber Stampers: Work At Home Doing Something You Love

Are you the creative sort? Do you like to do papercrafts or rubber stamping?

Become a Stampin’ UP! Demonstrator, work your own flexible hours doing what you love and supplement your income at the same time!

Starting your own Stampin’ Up! business means free and discounted products, plus a little extra cash–and who couldn’t use that? Plus, from July 15 – August 31, you can become a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator for only $85 –1/2 price- and everyone signing up during this promotion will be entered in a drawing for a free  ” MY DIGITAL STUDIO”   Software package.

Now, this is not a get-rich-quick opportunity -you will have to work at it- and it does require an initial investment in supplies, but it can be some extra spending money each month!

Go check out my momma’s blog, Artistic Inkspirations, for details and if you have any questions, she’ll be happy to answer them for you.

More Stampin’ UP! specials for this month:

Free Buttons/Pirate Party Kit

Princess Purse

All specials are good through August 31st, 2009.

 

Blessings,

Denese

Free Dinosaurs Learn N Folder And Half Off Sale At CurrClick

The newest freebie from CurrClick is Dinosaurs Learn N Folder published by Live and Learn Press.

In this unit, “Your child will learn about these creatures, how they ate, where they lived, how we have come to know about them, and much more. There is no reference to dates so you are free to insert your family’s personal view of the age of the earth and when dinosaurs roamed it.” Geared for ages 5-10.

While you’re there, check out CurrClick’s 4th Annual Back to Homeschool Sale, super savings on 100’s of titles with discounts up to 75% off!

currclick back to homeschool sale 

You’ll find tons of activity books, notebooking pages, math workbooks, homemaking helps, language arts resources, holiday helpers, lapbooks, unit studies, history resources, copywork  and so much more!

Hurry, sale ends Wednesday, August 19th.

Blessings,

Denese

Big Homeschooling and Homemaking Resources Sale


Thank You Sale From Penny Raine

Going on now through Friday, August 14th, for just $9.97, you can get a great collection of homeschooling and homemaking resources from Penny Raine and some of her friends.

From Penny:

“I got thinking about how much y’all have blessed me and I just really wanted to bless you back! So I got together with a few of my writer friends and we each put in something…a blessing basket of goodies.”

Penny’s Thank You Sale includes:

  • An Applicious Day –illustrated children’s story
  • 10 Ways to Squeeze a Chicken recipe ideas –1 page article
  • 101 Ways to Save Money -study guide
  • Faith Lessons From The Farm: Volume 1 The Garden and Orchard
  • Teaching Language Arts the Easy, Natural Way -audio workshop with notes and slideshow
  • Little Women Costumes By Amy Puetz -Patterns and Instructions for Making Cuffs, Collar, Belt, Pockets, and Cape
  • The Book of Ruth Study guide
  • ABC Coloring Book: Creation Science and Geology
  • 37 eCookbook Package
  • Home Management AND Home Ministry: Getting it all Done while Putting First Things First –audio message
  • Incredible Lesson on Beans
  • Marriage 911 –audio message

Don’t forget, sale ends Friday.

 

Blessings,

Denese

How to Make Homemade Laundry Soap Ebook Free Until Midnight Tonight

If you haven’t already, you can still get Penny Raine’s “Creatively Simple How to Make Homemade Laundry Soap" ebook for free until midnight tonight –just visit her bookstore and click on the freebie link at the top. 

You can also get the other 12 ebooks in the series at a special price of $15.95 in Penny’s Creatively Simple Super Sale package , which also expires at midnight tonight.

 

Blessings,

Denese

Free And One Dollar Family Movie Matinees This Summer

I know, I said I wouldn’t have any posts ‘til this weekend -but I heard about a couple of super summer movie specials and just had to pass them along!

Regal Theaters Free Family Film Festival

At 10am every Tuesday and Wednesday, through July, participating Regal theatres are showing ‘G’ and ‘PG’ movies –for free!

Tickets are available at the theater box office on the day of the show and seating is limited to theatre capacity –first-come first-served.

Regal has theatres all over the United States and there are three in the Knoxville area:

    Knoxville Center Stadium 10
    3051-B Mall Road North
    Knoxville ,TN 37924
    865-544-1546

    West Town Stadium 9
    7600 Kingston Pike
    Knoxville ,TN 37919
    865-769-4230

    Pinnacle Stadium 18 & IMAX
    11240 Parkside Drive
    Knoxville ,TN 37922
    865-966-3506

To find a participating Regal theatre near you and to see a list of movies that will be playing during the Free Family Film Festival, please visit the Regal Entertainment Group’s website.

Carmike Foothills 12 Cinema $1 Summer Movies

For those of you in the Maryville/Blount county, TN area who don’t care to drive to Knoxville:

Every Tuesday, at 10:30am, you can see a family movie at Foothills Cinema -for only $1 and get $1 popcorn and drinks!

Foothills Cinema is located at:

  • 507 FOOTHILLS PLAZA
    Maryville , TN 37804
    Phone: (865) 977-4489

Today’s $1 movie is Charlotte’s Web –please call the theater to find out what’s playing in up-coming weeks.

Thanks so much, Jennifer and Monica, for the heads-up! :)

Blessings,

Denese

Living On A Dime’s Mother’s Day Crazy Book Sale and Giveaway

Stop Throwing Away Your Money!

Do you want to save $10,000 a year on food -without cutting coupons? You can!

Eat better and spend less with the Dining On A Dime cookbook, from Tawra Kellum and Jill Cooper of Living on a Dime.

Dining on a Dime cookbook Ad

The Dining On A Dime cookbook is a collection of over 1200 frugal recipes and money saving tips that can help anyone cut his or her food budget.

You’ll find kids crafts, snack ideas, gift jars and gift baskets, dinner menus, homemade cleaning products and homemade bath and beauty products.

The recipes are easy to cook and use ingredients from your local grocery store -perfect for the beginner, as well as the more experienced cook.

Living On A Dime’s Mother’s Day Crazy Book Sale

For one week only, Dining On A Dime is on sale for $9.98 -50% off of the retail price!

If you want to save even more, buy 3 copies of Dining On A Dime and get 1 FREE!

Living on a Dime Mother's Day Sale Ad
These would make great Mother’s Day and birthday gifts!

The Mother’s Day Crazy Book Sale is your opportunity to pick up a Dining On A Dime print book at “e-book sale” prices, but do it soon -this very special offer ends on April 20th!

Dining On A Dime Cookbook Giveaway

In conjunction with The Mother’s Day Crazy Book Sale, Tawra has graciously allowed me to give away 1 copy of the Dining on a Dime cookbook.

To enter the giveaway, just leave a comment on this post telling me you’d like it.

I’ll leave comments open through noon on April 20th and will announce the winner later that day.

Sorry all my International readers, this is open for U.S. residents only.

Blessings,

Denese

The Greenthumb Family Toolkit: Share The Joy Of Gardening With Your Children

Do you love to garden? Would you like to share the joy of gardening with your children?

The Greenthumb Family Toolkit

Our friends the Erskines, of Homeschool Radio Shows and Homeschool Freebie of the Day, have a super deal on their Greenthumb Family Toolkit -only $5.95 through April 6th! This offer is expired. The regular price is $24.00.

The Green Thumb Family Toolkit is designed to encourage and inspire your family to learn together, work together and grow together and includes:

  • Great garden ideas, tips & projects
  • Tried & True Advice from Homeschool Families
  • Practical Character building resources
  • Homeschool Unit Studies
  • Vintage Living Books
  • Classic Audio Stories

There’s a total of 19 wonderful resources to help grow your Garden AND your Family…all Spring and Summer long!

Remember, this super deal is only good through April 6th!

Happy gardening,

Denese