Purim Pictorial | Star Wars Mishloach Manot & Pool Noodle Light Sabers

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I hope everyone had a wonderful Purim! As most of you probably know by now, my kids wanted to dress as Star Wars characters this Purim. The boys picked to be Darth Vader and Yoda, and then convinced their sister to go as Princess Leia. I … [Read more...]

Purim Ideas | Mishloach Manot & Seudah Decorations

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Purim starts a week from tonight! Are you all set with your costumes, mishloach manot, seudah and matanot l'evyonim (don't forget about my challenge!) If you're still looking for some frugal-friendly ideas for mishloach manot, here are some posts … [Read more...]

3 Tips for Frugal & Creative Mishloach Manot

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Looking to save on your mishloach manot for Purim this year? Here are three tips that will help you save money - and time. #1 Don't try to keep up with the Schwartzes. I did that, too. For a long time. Then the combined forces of motherhood (i.e. … [Read more...]

Purim Sameach + A Frugal, Fun and (Slightly) Fattening Mishloach Manot!

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Purim Sameach!! Happy Purim!! My kids and I just got back from delivering our mishloach manot, but I remembered to snap a picture of one to share with you all. Think of it as a virtual shalach manot! You see? It's an ice cream sundae-to-go! … [Read more...]

Purim Roundup: Mishloach Manot Ideas, Matanot L’Evyonim + More

Purim is right around the corner - just four more days for most of us! We've got costumes picked out, although I'm a little sad that this is the first year everybody is going in store-bought costumes. Well, my husband is actually making his … [Read more...]

Frugal & Creative Mishloach Manot Ideas, Part 2

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Did you catch Part 1 of Frugal & Creative Mishloah Manot Ideas yesterday? Aren't my readers AWESOME? I love every single one of the ideas. I've got even more today, so sit back, grab a drink and dig in. If you're at a loss for Purim mishloach … [Read more...]

Frugal & Creative Mishloach Manot Ideas, Part 1

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Hot Chocolate in a Jar by Sheva I have the most amazingly creative readers. I have loved reading all of your incredible Mishloach Manot ideas - not only are they original, they are very frugal-friendly! Since I got so many submissions in my call … [Read more...]