Walmart: Mini Twistables Crayons 24 ct $2.50 {reg. $6+}

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twistablesRegularly priced at over $6, Walmart has these Twistables Crayons 24 ct for just $2.50 with FREE in-store pickup. We love the Twistables line because they don’t break like regular crayons and don’t require sharpening or peeling the paper.

Gymboree: FREE Shipping Today + Up to 50% Off Back to School Sale

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gymboree back to schoolToday only, Gymboree is offering FREE shipping on all orders. They are having a huge Back to School Sale  - including jeans and outfit essentials – with prices up to 50% off!

Hurry – this FREE shipping offer  ends today (7/28).

2014 Back to School Deals: Staples for Week of 7/27/14 – 8/02/14

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The back to school sales have started! Here is a rundown of some of the best deals that I am seeing at Staples stores this week:

It’s FREE:

  • Paper Mate Sharpwriter Mechanical Pencils 5 pk $3.79  – $3.79 Easy Rebate = FREE

Under $1 Deals:

  • 2 Pocket Paper Folders 15¢
  • Staples 1-subject Notebook, 70 sheets 17¢
  • Staples 12″ Beveled Wood Ruler 25¢
  • Staples School Glue 4 oz 39¢
  • Staples Lined 3×5 White Index Cards 100 ct 48¢
  • Crayola Crayons 24 ct 50¢
  • Staples Translucent Pencil Box 50¢
  • Staples Poly Cover Composition Book 70 sheets 50¢
  • Slider Pencil Case 75¢
  • Staples Pink Cap Erasers 96¢

$1 Deals:

  • Bic Mechanical Pencils 5 pk $1
  • Paper Mate White Pearl Pen and Pencil Erasers 3 pk $1
  • Bix Brite Liner Grip Highlighters 5 pk $1
  • RoseArt Colored Pencils 12 pk $1
  • Staples Composition Book graph ruled 100 sheets $1
  • Bic Cristal Stick Ballpoint Pens 10 pk $1

$2 Deals:

  • Ticonderoga $2 Pencils 12 pk $2
  • Staples Reinforced Edge Filler Paper 100 sheets $2
  • Staples Multipurpose Paper Ream $7.79 - $3.80 Easy Rebate = $2

$3 Deals:

  • Westcott 9″  Recycled Scissors $3
  • Sharpie Permanent Markers 4 ct $3
  • Sharpie Accent Pocket Highlighters 5 pk $3

Other Deals:

  • Staples Filler Paper graph ruled 80 sheets $1.76
  • Post-It 3×3 Notes 4 pk $2.75
  • Kleenex Facial Tissue 3 boxes $3.99
  • Lexar TwistTurn USB Flash Drive 2.0 8 GB $6, 16 GB $8
  • Staples Heavy Duty Electric Pencil Sharpener $10
  • Buy $60 of HP Ink, get a PNY Mobile Power Pack FREE
  • Buy a backpack, get 25% off all of your school supplies
  • Save $2 on the purchase of a new binder for each binder that you recycle (starts at $1.99 after the discount)

Staples is also offering a Back to School 110% Price Match Guarantee! Head over to Staples.com to find out more information and to view your local ad. Prices may vary by region.

60% off Crayola Glow Book $11.99 (reg. $29.99)

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crayola glow bookAmazon has dropped the price on the Crayola Glow Book to just $11.99 (reg. $29.99). That’s 60% off!

  • Create 5 different surfaces
  • Limitless animation combinations
  • The plastic plates open like a book
  • Variable lighting effect options to maximize the glowing contents
  • Makes creative time more playful

 

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Summer Activity-a-Day for Kids Day #35: Insect Leaf Craft

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For many of us, summer break is upon us and in no time we will hear the dreaded words, “I am bored!”  To combat this boredom, I will be sharing  a summer activity that your kids can do every Monday through Friday throughout the entire summer!

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Going for a walk today? Have your child pick up various leaves, acorns, twigs, and flower petals to bring home to make this Insect Leaf Craft.

Here is what you will need:

  • Various leaves, acorns, twigs, stems, flowers, ect.  – be creative!
  • Glue
  • Paper

Head over to Modern Parents Messy Kids for the full instructions.

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Idea and Photo Credit:   Modern Parents Messy Kids

 

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New Zulily Sales: Life is Good, Vera Bradley, Strider Balance Bikes & More

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life is good saleNew Life is Good and Vera Bradley sales opened up at Zulily today. Life is Good items for the family is up to 45% off and Vera Bradley items are discounted as much as 75%!  I expect both of these sales to be pretty popular so shop early for the best selection.

Other Zulily sales today include:

  • Nickelodeon Collection
  • Strider balance bikes
  • Back to School Supplies
  • Build a Fort Collection
  • Indoor Grilling Tools Collection
  • and lots more!

Head over to Zulily to shop all the sales!

2014 Back to School Deals: Kmart for Week of 7/27/14 – 8/02/14

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The back to school sales have started! Here is a rundown of some of the best deals that I am seeing at Kmart stores this week:

 

25¢ Deals (with $5 min. purchase/After purchasing 5, your price increases to 50¢ each):

  • 150 Sheet Filler Paper
  • Marble Comp Books
  • 10 ct Bic Round Stic Pens

$1 Deals:

  • USA Gold 10 pk Pencils
  • Book Covers
  • Sliding Pencils  Boxes
  • Oval or 2 Hold Pencil Sharpeners
  • 40 Ct Pencil Top Erasers

$3 Deals:

  • G2 2 pk Pens
  • My First Ticonderoga Pencil Set
  • Five Star 1″ Poly Binders
  • Bic Exactliner Wite-Out
  • Post-It 2″x2″ 400 sheet cube

$7 Deals:

  • Expo Dry Erase Starter Kit
  • Five Star 5-Subject Notebooks
  • Five Star Trulock 1″ Binder
  • Bic Shimmers 24 ct Mechanical Pencils

Other Deals:

  • 4-in-1 Backpacks or Light Up Backpacks $14
  • Character Lunch Kits $7.99
  • Assorted Georgia-Pacific Copy Paper BOGO 50% Off

Head over to Kmart to view your local ad. Prices may vary by region.

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2014 Back to School Deals: Office Depot & OfficeMax for Week of 7/27/14 – 8/02/14

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The back to school sales have started! Office Max and Office Depot have combined, bringing you the same deals at both stores. Here is a rundown of some of the best deals that I am seeing at Office Max & Office Depot stores this week:

1¢ Deals:

  • Office Depot and OfficeMax brand paper folders with $5 minimum purchase (limit 10)

25¢ Deals:

  • OfficeDepot/OfficeMax brand 6″ Protractor
  • OfficeDepot/OfficeMax brand Plastic 12″ Rulers
  • Office Depot brand and Westcott 5″ Scissors
  • Scholastic and OfficeMax brand Pourable Glue 4 oz
  • Office Depot brand 3 pk or OfficeMax brand 5 pk Beveled Erasers
  • Really Useful Boxes

$1 Deals:

  • Office Depot brand Antibacterial Moisturizing Liquid Hand Soap
  • Scotch Adhesive Putty Tape Style, 2 oz
  • Scotch Magic Tape, 1 pk
  • Space Saver Pencil Case
  • Bic Round Stic Grip Ballpoint Pens 12 pk
  • Fashion Folders

$2 Deals:

  • Elmer’s Washable Disappearing Purple School Glue Sticks 6 pk + 2 Bonus Sticks
  • Prang Watercolor Paint
  • Office Depot/OfficeMax brand Trading Card Binder Pages 10 pk
  • Fashion Notebooks

$3 Deals:

  • TOPS Docket Gold Writing Pad Grid Pages 80 sheet
  • Crayola 64 ct Crayons
  • Office Depot brand and Schoolio Poly Expanding Files

$4 Deals:

  • Office Depot brand Copy Paper for School
  • Wilson Jones Ultra-Duty 1″ View Binders  & [In] Place Heavy Duty 1″ Binders
  • Post -It 1/2″ Flags
  • Office Depot/OfficeMax brand White Inkjet/Laser Address Labels
  • Office Depot/OfficeMax brand Lift & Press Envelopes 100 pk
  • Ticonderoga Pencils 24 pk
  • Sharpie Clearview Highlighter 3 pk

Other Deals:

  • All Avery Plastic Dividers BOGO FREE
  • Office Depot/OfficeMax brand Poly Covered Wirebound Notebooks 25% off
  • Expo Dry-Erase Markers and Accessory Kits are B2G1 FREE
  • Reebok Backpacks 50% off

Head over to Office Max to view your local ad. Prices may vary by region.

 

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