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Healthy Eating Alternative: Spices Not Sauces

by Laura June 30, 2011 Simple Steps

Thanks to CrossFit Chesapeake I have been working on trying to find some healthy eating alternatives. 

One of the big steps has been decreasing my carb intake (I LOVE bread) and trying to increase protein.  Looking at the recipes online for chicken so many of them have sauces that have high fat content or [...]

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Kids Frugal Fun- 4th of July Edition

by Laura June 28, 2011 Simple Steps

Each week Momondealz brings you a craft that is educational, fun, and frugal! Since 4th of July is quickly approaching, I wanted to give you a patriotic craft. If you have missed any of my past crafts, you can check them all out here!

Patriotic Napkin and Utensil [...]

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My First Farmers Market Trip 2011

by Laura June 25, 2011 Simple Steps

Before I dash out the door to teach I wanted to show you my Farmer’s Market trip from this morning.  It had to be a quick one so I didn’t have much time to compare prices from vendor to vendor but here is a picture of my haul.  3 ears of corn, blackberries, okra, two [...]

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Week 2: CrossFit Chesapeake

by Laura June 24, 2011 Simple Steps

Did you miss week one?  Catch up here!

So Monday and Tuesday of this week I had amazing workouts at CrossFit Chesapeake.  I was feeling strong and much less sore.  I started working more protein into my diet and less carbs ( I love bread).

Then Tuesday evening right before coupon class I felt [...]

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Locals: Fun and Frugal Weekend Activities

by Laura June 23, 2011 Simple Steps

Looking for something to do in Hampton Roads for Father’s Day Weekend?  Charlotte at My Active Child has a lot of suggestions!

All Weekend-

Friday (4-10pm), Saturday (11am-10pm), Sunday (12-5pm)- 21st Annual Afrikan American Festival at Mill Point Park 100 Eaton Street Hampton, VA 23669 (757) 727-8311

Friday* & Saturday (12-10pm), Sunday (12-6pm)-

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Kids Frugal Fun- Cereal Box Theater

by Laura June 21, 2011 Simple Steps

Each week Momondealz bring you a craft that can be done with your children that is fun, educational, and frugal!

Since school is out for the summer, you may want to check out the previous crafts HERE to give you other ideas that will keep your child busy and learning for hours!

This [...]

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Week 1: CrossFit Chesapeake

by Laura June 17, 2011 Simple Steps

So I have completed my first week working out at CrossFit Chesapeake. I really didn’t know what would happen my first week.  I thought of CrossFit as being really tough so I wasn’t sure what kind of people I would find.  And if I would be able to keep up.  And if they [...]

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Kid Frugal Fun: Father’s Day

by Laura June 15, 2011 Simple Steps

Each week Mom on Dealz brings you a craft to do with your kids that is fun, educational, and frugal. Since Sunday is Father’s Day, I couldn’t let that holiday pass without a cute and inexpensive craft made just for dad! This craft is combination of 2 other crafts I have seen done before.

**Flag Day [...]

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Our First Coupon Swap!

by Laura June 14, 2011 Simple Steps

The 1st Hampton Roads Coupon Meet was a great success!

Not only did A Frugal Chick, The Coupon Challenge, and Momondealz have the chance to meet some of our awesome readers, but our readers also got some needed coupons! Participants were able to view different coupon organization methods, ask questions, [...]

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Eating Healthy On A Budget: Water

by Laura June 14, 2011 Simple Steps

***Missed the first post in the “Eating Healthy On A Budget” series?  Check it out here.***

Juice and soda can be expensive both in the cost of your groceries and the cost on your physical body.  (I am a BIG fan of juice but not of drinking calories.)  So I need to find an [...]

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