Shopping List for Families


Turn your household mattresses at least three times a year. Sherlene® LINK



Office Supplies, Luggage, Sports equipment, Exercise equipment, Bed Linens, White Linens, Furniture, Apples, Broccoli, Eggs, Pork, Beef, Chicken, Oranges, Christmas Candy, Cruise-trips


TVs, Cameras & Camcorders, Winter clothes, Apples, Chicken, Broccoli


Grills, Luggage, Easter candy, Beef, Chicken, Pineapple, Eggs, Apples, Household cleaners, Gardening Tools



Beets, Cabbage, Peas


Vacuums, Beans, Beef, Pork, Corn, Lemons, Strawberries, Peaches,Tomatoes, Pineapple, Summer Squash


Summer Toys for Young Children, Pool Supplies, Tools, Cherries, Sweet Corn, Melons, Plums, Tomatoes, Beans, Beef, Berries


Furniture, Grapes, Peppers, Plums, Okra, Tablet Tech Devices, Cell Phones


Summer clothes, Computers, Small Appliances, Plums, Office Supplies


Cars, Outdoor Equipment, Fall Squash, Sweet Potatoes, Office Supplies, Clothing, Mattresses


Jeans, Household Items, Big Appliances, Flour, Sugar


TVs, Butter, Flour, Sugar, Halloween items and candy


Toys, Butter, Flour, Sugar, Office Supplies, Candles, Free Calendars from Businesses

Source: Parents Magazine (Jan. 2012).  


_Think Twice Before Purchasing These Items At Cotsco, Sam's, or BJ's   Sherlene® LINK


_Grilling Tips Sherlene® LINK



_45% of moves occur during the weekend just before Memorial Day through Labor day. (Source: Uhaul, 2018)


_Household savings tips and coupon sites from Sherlene's Family Bond Paper blog, Sherlene® LINK





Sherlene says...
"Did you know that summer heat drains your car's battery more than the cold of winter? Heat shortens battery life, and speeds up battery corrosion. Be mindful of the level of electronic usage: portable DVD players, radar detectors, GPS systems, satellite radios, etc. Source: (2014)" (7/27/16)