Category Archives: Blog

Keep The Bugs Away Naturally

Ratings: There’s nothing that takes the fun out of summer like nasty insect bites. You all know what I mean. You’re outdoors enjoying yourself, soaking up the warmth and the relaxed pace of summer and the next thing yo...

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...