This last category is decorating. I am not good at decorating at all! I probably would be better at it if I weren't so frugal, but I just can't seem to let myself spend a lot of money buying things that seem frivolous, even though they make the house beautiful--like candles, pillows, artwork. . … [Read more...] about Pinterest Challenge #4: Decorating
Have you heard of Pinterest? It's my newest fun site to visit! Basically, it's a place where you can pin "pictures" to virtual bulletin boards. I've been using it to keep track of recipes, sewing projects, homeschooling ideas, etc. that I want to try. For the last week I've been working on 4 … [Read more...] about Pinterest
Try this! Very inspirational. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Y15dxUZN3s&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] … [Read more...] about Want to downsize?
I had my cooking show last night. It was a lot of fun; it's been so long since I had had one. Many years ago (8?) I had a cooking show and then became a consultant so that I could earn a bunch more cooking tools. I did it for 8 months, until I was halfway into pregnancy with my 3rd child. As it … [Read more...] about Last call for Pampered Chef orders
My friend Michelle has a great money-saving-idea blog called Bargains Rock. If you subscribe by email, you'll need to sign up again as she has changed email addresses. Or, if you haven't signed up yet, you can do it now! Click here to go to the home page and click on Subscribe via e-mail on … [Read more...] about Bargains Rock
I've been getting coupons from Groupon for a while and just signed up for one that's just for North Shore stores/restaurants/etc. They send you a "deal" every day. You can buy the coupon if you want (it's usually a half-off deal). Here are my referral links (thanks!) if you'd like to sign up for … [Read more...] about Ways to save money