Category Archives: Blog

Fab & Frugal Summer Wedding

Ratings: Summer weddings are absolutely gorgeous – is summer the best time to tie the knot? Despite the chance of rain and the high likelihood of hair-damaging humidity, the summer is such a fun season for an outdoor wedding...

DIY Natural Deodorant

Ratings: Did you know that Americans spend $18 billion a year on deodorant? Depending on how you look at it, it’s either a good thing or a bad thing. Body odor, however, is never good, and it’s nice to know that we thi...

Money-Saving Mani

Ratings: This could just be me, but I think a manicure is the perfect way to treat myself. It’s a bit indulgent, it forces me to just sit and take a break, it makes me feel pretty, and I get to enjoy the results for about a ...

Freebie Snacking

Ratings: When I stop and think about the fat and calories in the snacks I love, I do one of two things: I either vow to never snack again, or I think, “Forget it, I’ll just eat whatever I want and not care!” Neit...

Cool Off And Have Fun!

Ratings: Summer is here; it’s hot and the kids are home from school – two things that need to be dealt with. How do you keep the kids cool and busy on hot summer days? A trip to a water park is a great family activity,...

Fabulous and Frugal Flip Flop Fashion

Ratings: I am the queen of belated birthday wishes. In fact, I feel like belated birthday cards were made up with me in mind. I’m not a bad friend or relative- I really want to wish all those special people well on their spe...

Free Life Lessons

Ratings: Do you see life as a gift? Sure we all have our off days, but with the right perspective, you’ll have them less often. And when you are having a bad day, or going through a rough patch, a good attitude can help you ...

DIY Anti-Aging Treatments

Ratings: My young and beautiful friend texted me this morning, asking what to do about the dark circles around her eyes. I haven’t noticed them, but she is a new mom, so it’s possible that on some mornings she might se...

Beautiful On A Budget

Ratings: Looking through a fashion magazine is enough to make almost anyone’s self esteem plummet. The models and celebrities are slim and gorgeous, the clothes are gorgeous, the hair and makeup are gorgeous. “Sure,...

Seeing Is Believing

Ratings: Who here wears glasses or contacts? You know that moment when you put them on and the world suddenly becomes clear? How great is that? Even better when your glasses are clean. There’s a great freebie up on the Healt...