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Product Feature – An Affordable Makeup Brush Cleaner

How often do you clean your makeup brushes? Probably not as often as you should, am I right? If I’m being honest, I forget to do it too! I don’t have much time to put make up, and I certainly don’t wear it every day. I don’t use the brushes that much, so I forget […]

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Leader of the Day – free printable

I’m sure you’ve heard of the crazy idea of a “yes day” by now. Jennifer Garner made it pretty famous by sharing about it on Instagram, and there have been several bloggers and YouTubers that have done them and shared their hilarious results. Saying yes to your child/children, no matter how outrageous the request, seems […]

Meal Plan Monday

Meal Plan Monday – February 25 2019

Ready for another round of great of dinner ideas? These meals are perfect for the entire family, and can easily be customized to your families likes and dietary requirements. What I share is often vague ideas, and I don’t usually link to exact recipes. I sorta make them up as I go, using whatever ingredients […]

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5 Reasons You Can’t Save Any Money

Do you have money in the bank? Something put away for a rainy day, just in case money for an emergency car or home repair, or even in case you lose your job?? So many people live pay check to pay check, and struggle to make ends meet let alone save anything. If you are […]

Frugal Living 101 Meal Plan Monday

5 Ways to Simplify Your Meal Planning

You know I love to meal plan, and after having done it for nearly a decade, my week falls apart when I don’t! But I know this isn’t the case for many of you. If you aren’t used to it, it can seem overwhelming and a big waste of time. So, today I’m sharing 5 […]

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Four Frugal Date Night Ideas

Keeping the romance and connection with your spouse alive and well is so important! My husband and I have been together since high school, and married for 11 years now; you’d think we would have run out of ideas by now, but we haven’t! We are pretty much experts at creating a fun date night […]

Frugal Living 101 Hacks

Your Word of the Year is…

Many people look to the new year as a clean slate. This will be the year I am happy, healthy, in shape, successful….insert your favourite positive adjective here. We start off on January 1st with the best of intentions, but so often we slip back into old habits, and our resolutions fail. I’ve got your […]

Meal Plan Monday

Meal Plan Monday – Dec 17 2018

How is it suddenly 1 week till Christmas?! We put our tree up over the weekend, and decorated the house inside and out! My son helped me wrap some presents last night after the little ones were in bed, so they were pretty excited when they came done stairs this morning! Keeping those little fingers […]

Keto Life

What Goes In My Costco Cart – Keto Edition

My original version of “What Goes In My Costco Cart” is still one of the most popular blog posts here at Not A Coupon Queen, so I figured it deserved an update! Since we eat a little differently now, this is my list of keto finds at Canadian Costco stores.    Eggs Whipping cream (mine […]

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Frugal Fall Fashion

Fall fashions are my absolute favourite. Cozy layers, earthy hues, cute boots and jackets! Living in Ontario, we get 4 very different seasons, and it seems like in the fall I am able to dress just to look nice, and not as much to fend off the elements. Winter is about staying warm, spring about […]

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