Many people are aware of the reality TV shows that follow their stars hunting for matching sales and coupons, shopping, and saving BIG bucks at the register. That seems great, maybe even enviable, but is it realistic or even necessary for living a thrifty life? I have given much attention to this question. I could write an essay on … Continue reading Coupons: Company vs Consumer
Several months ago I was visiting a flea market I had forgotten about when I spotted a unique piece of furniture sitting outside in a sea of junk. I assumed it to be a stereo cabinet from the 50's or early 60's. I've been a fan of mid-century furniture since before it was cool, so … Continue reading The Poor Little Thing just needed some Love…
Today I made an unplanned purchase and craft worth sharing. 🙂 I am a wreath addict! They are so versatile and add a ton of life to any room. I make them to be creative and thrifty. Somehow I am out of summer wreaths for my door (gasp!), so I don't feel guilty. That and … Continue reading I Heart Wreaths!
Cleaning my bathroom has motivated me to write about two cleaning products every home should have. They're extremely effective and economical. About seven years ago, as I was getting close to obtaining my degree, I decided my associates in accounting didn't mean much to me, that I was tired of school work, and that I … Continue reading How to get the most Clean for your Buck