Easy Ways to Save Money at Home #SunrunHome

by Kerri on October 21, 2014

 

As the colder weather approaches, I am always looking for easy ways to save money at home.

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There are simple things you can do such as:

  • Change light bulbs to LED
  • Fix leaky faucets – That drip drop can cause you to spend $$ on your water bill..
  • Stuff up drafts so that you are able to maintain a warm temperature without raising the thermostat
  • Change filters so everything runs efficiently
  • Vacuum under refrigerator – (I just recently did this for the first time!Agh!)
  • Buy in bulk
  • make homemade cleaners (baking soda, vinegar)
  • use cloth napkins, cloth diapers/wipes, hand me down clothes.
  • wash only with cold water
  • Use thermal curtains.  I recently purchased them for my daughters’ room and it really help keep the draft out from my old windows.

My last was to save money at home is to look into solar power and how it might help you save money. 

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Here is some information about solar power from Sunrun:

  • Electricity from Sunrun is more affordable than electricity from your utility. You can spend your savings on your retirement, college tuition, or a dream vacation.
  • Sunrun invented solar service, a way to get solar on your roof without the high upfront cost and hassle of ownership.
  • Sunrun installs, insures, monitors and maintains a solar system that is designed specifically for you and your home. You just pay a low, locked-in rate for the electricity that the panels produce.
  • Sunrun gives you control over your electricity costs and protects you against unpredictable electricity rate increases.
  • Sunrun monitors your solar system’s production remotely, so you have peace of mind.
  • Sunrun solar is a win-win; good for your wallet, and good for the planet.

Go solar with Sunrun and start saving on your electricity bill immediately. Electricity from Sunrun is more affordable than electricity from your utility.

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We have a special offer for Raising 3 Savvy Ladies readers.

If you go solar with Sunrun before Nov. 30, you’ll get a $500 VISA® Prepaid Card. (Conditions apply.)

Get a free solar quote here.

 


I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls Collective and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own.

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We are Hard Rock fans! Years ago, I remember collecting all the pins from the various Hard Rock’s that we visited.  I was so excited when my sister went to France and returned with Hard Rock goodies.  Now, I love taking my savvy ladies with me to visit Hard Rock’s that are nearby.

Did you know that Hard Rock has a cool new contest called “Does Your Kid Look Like a Rock Star?

Find out all the details below including how Kids Can Eat Free during the contest.  Then, don’t forget to enter for an AWESOME Hard Rock Prize Pack that includes a $50 Hard Rock Gift Card.

Hard Rock International is rockin’ and rolling out a new band of cool characters to help make your little rock stars’ experience at Hard Rock Cafes® and Hard Rock Hotels® totally awesome!

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Meet the Hard Rock Roxtars:

  • The Hard Rock Roxtars are each unapologetically original and designed to inspire kids of all ages to rock an inimitable brand of cool, allowing their originality to shine
  • Band members include:

o   Razzi™, “the motherly type” who is famous for squishy hugs and keyboard skills

o   Sir Kingston™, a British-invasion inspired rock-and-roller on lead guitar

o   Styler™, a free-spirited and accompanying guitar player

o   Buddy Jr™, a wild man who loves nothing more than a good drum solo

o   Skiddley™, the lead singer and “Mr. Cool” of the group

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Dress Like a Hard Rock Rock Star: 

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Eat Like a Hard Rock Roxtar:

  • Children who dine at Hard Rock Cafes worldwide are greeted with their own Hard Rock Roxtars activity book, themed menus, guitar-shaped plates and photo opportunities
  • As part of The National Restaurant Association’s Kids LiveWell program in collaboration with Healthy Dining, a mission and online resource that helps parents and children alike select healthy menu options when dining out, Hard Rock Cafes worldwide will offer healthier food options, such as Skiddley’s “Not-so-diddley” chicken breast and “Twisted ‘n tasty” cavatappi pasta

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Stay Like a Hard Rock Roxtar:

  • The brand also has plans to globally expand the program to engage families traveling to select Hard Rock Hotels®, with the Roxity Kids Clubs®
  • Children who stay at Hard Rock Hotel locations with their families will receive a special Hard Rock Roxtars Activity Book at check-in and unlimited entertainment at Hard Rock Roxity Kids Club, a family-friendly, music-inspired haven, where kids can rock to their own rhythm, catch a live Hard Rock Roxtars performance or take part in experiential, engaging and music-infused learning activities

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  • a 6” plush Hard Rock Roxtars character
  • a Hard Rock adult t-shirt
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