Ways to Save Money on Halloween Costumes

Tips to save money on Halloween costumes

It’s already mid-October and that means Halloween is right around the corner! For some of you Type A’s like me, you’ve already made or purchased your child’s costume and it’s nestled safely in the closet until candy day. Many of you are still trying to get your child to narrow down which type costume they’d {Read More…}

$15 Patio Chair Makeover

15 dollar patio chair makeover

I know fall officially starts today and I although I don’t enjoy cold weather, fall is pretty awesome. Who doesn’t like fall? Not too hot – not too cold. Just right. It’s definitely Goldilocks’ favorite season! When I shared my 10 Minute Monogram Pillow project last week, I did warn you that I had another {Read More…}

10 Minute Monogram Pillows

10 minute monogram pillows2

Happy Frugal Friday! I know the weather is cooling down just a bit in time for fall, but I wanted to squeeze in a couple more outdoor posts before it gets too cold out. Last week we hosted our first small group meeting at our house, so I figured it was time to spruce up {Read More…}

DIY Baby’s 1st Year Book

Baby's first year book

A new Monday, a new week! I was thinking this weekend about what frugal crafty craft to post about today, when I looked right in front of me and saw the scrapbooks I made for each of our kids during their 1st year. I thought it would be great to share how to create a {Read More…}

DIY Personalized Gift Plates and Stencils

DIY Personalized Gift Plates and Stencils

I hope your weekend was beautiful and you are celebrating the return of school! We are so excited for school to start on Tuesday so we can get back to routine and regain some sanity. To commemorate our last week of summer break, I jam-packed the week with activities for the kids. You’ve probably seen {Read More…}

DIY Preschool Alphabet Craft Book

DIY Preschool Alphabet Book

Hi guys– this is SUCH a fun post to write! I am working on a huge list of resources and ideas for teaching your Preschool-5th Graders at home, but I wanted to post some of my individual lesson craft ideas first! This DIY Preschool Alphabet Craft Book is such a simple and frugal lesson activity {Read More…}

DIY Chevron Initial Door Hanger

DIY Chevron Initial Door Hanger

Hey guys! It’s Monday and I’m excited to be blogging again after a long and busy weekend! We took another day trip (to Bentonville/Rogers, Arkansas this time) –but I’ll blog about that later! I know summer is almost kind of over, but I’ve seen so many awesome and adorable summer door wreaths online, I just {Read More…}

Paper Lanterns – Summer Activity for Kids

Paper Lanters

I seriously love getting to spend all summer with my kids (ages 4 & 7) but one of the biggest stresses is coming up with cheap, easy, and fun activities that will keep them busy and stimulate those little minds! I don’t know about you, but it seems all my kids want to do is {Read More…}