Category Archives: Frugal

Painting Just For The Sake of Painting

This post contains affiliate links. Please tell me that I’m not the only mom who struggles to do organized crafts with her kids.  We do a lot of drawing, coloring, singing, dancing, and reading in this house, but step-by-step crafts … Continue reading

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Baby Bumps, Newborns, and Blessing Others

When I was pregnant with Noah I read the blog post 100 Ways to Bless a New Mom by Lisa-Jo Baker.  Without shame, I printed the full article and put it on my fridge. Of course I wanted all who … Continue reading

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5 Cheap Meal Ideas for a Tight Grocery Budget

This winter has been out of control!  We have had tons of snow here in Pennsylvania.  Plus we can’t forget about the epic “polar vortex” that has been bringing bone chilling temperatures. All of this cold weather has put a … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Go Green While “Going” {including homemade toilet bowl cleaner}

This post contains affiliate links. Whether you call it the john, throne, commode, or potty, we all have one and we use it multiple times a day.  An entire post dedicated to the toilet shouldn’t be that big of deal. … Continue reading

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Hand-me-downs for Christmas Gifts?

Recently my sister-in-law came over to my house with some kid books, DVDs, and toys she wanted to sell online and at garage sales.  I was thankful that she gave me first dibs on her stuff! After I picked out … Continue reading

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