Tips for finding and giving away items for free

Golden spike National Historic Site, Utah Winter Steam Festival Free days

From mommy bloggers at the BlogHer conference raking in vendor giveaways to movie stars loving their swag from special events, from receiving free pencils from politicians to those looking to be more eco-conscious, everybody loves free stuff! Where and how to get it? Free stuff can be good for … [Read more...]

Explore options for fall family fun

Enjoy visiting cider mill with your family

Family fun must include a trip to a local orchard or farm. Eating fresh produce straight from the tree or from the Earth is incredible and the perfect photo op! Visiting your local pumpkin patch is just the beginning. From picking the first asparagus stalk in the spring to plucking the last apple in … [Read more...]

Alternative celebrations for Halloween

Pumpkin farm and hay ride

While many families enjoy Halloween many choose to ignore the holiday for personal reasons. At the heart of the night no matter how you choose to celebrate, families want to create happy memories and traditions for their family to enjoy year after year. Fall is an exciting time of year with changing … [Read more...]

Things that go bump in the night

Halloween cake

Halloween is creeping closer and the family wants some action! No run-of-the-mill ordinary entertainment, food and decorations for us. We like crazy fun décor, scary eats and spooky activities. Where to find different ghoulishly delicious ideas in one place? eBay Classifieds! Eek-O-friendly … [Read more...]

Ghoulish Halloween Costumes

Alien

We love really making Halloween come alive, like a zombie clawing up through the dirt. Rummaging through the garage for Halloween props and ornaments, decorating the lawn with ghosts, goblins and headstones, covering the shrubs with spider webs, and topping it off with spooky music to greet … [Read more...]

Help kids stay fashionable and functional throughout the school year

Smiles all around with a computer from eBay Classifieds

Summer’s in the rear view mirror and winter is just around the corner. Kids are going to need new fashionable clothes, sporting equipment, updated computers and other techie gadgets. eBay Classifieds is the safe family friendly local classifieds where your kids can find what they want at … [Read more...]

eBay Classifieds Earns PTPA Media Inc. Seal of Approval

Parent tested parent approved

eBay Classifieds has been awarded the influential Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) Media Inc.’s Seal of Approval for excellence in parenting products for eBay Classifieds’ family-friendly, free and local online classifieds. When we started eBay Classifieds, we knew that in addition to … [Read more...]

How to Organize a Kids’ Clothes Swap Meet

Clothes swap 4 sharp

Photo courtesy of Frugal Fashionista What could be more fun than getting clothes for the kids and yourself for free? Clothes swapping events are gaining popularity across the country because they are relatively easy to set up and the rewards are tremendous. As organizing fall and winter clothes … [Read more...]

Staying Organized During the School Year – Let eBay Classifieds Help

Piano lessons, Karate lessons, ballet lessons - lots to do!

Precision strategic planning is all it takes to get kids to school on time, to music lessons, karate lessons, tutors, play dates and games while you are juggling work, kids, grocery stores, house cleaning, laundry and perhaps, dare I say it, a social life. How to keep all the balls in the air? Along … [Read more...]

How older kids can use eBay Classifieds

Find your dream car on eBay Classifieds

Young adults leave their parents in the dust when it comes to finding their way around computers. Just ask your son or daughter about the nine different levels of Halo Reach (PEGI 16+) then try not to go glassy eyed as Master Chief takes center stage and Spartans cause chaos. Then the time comes … [Read more...]