Buying or Creating Gift Baskets

Buying or Creating Gift Baskets

Gift baskets and boxes are always a popular thing to give or receive.  But have you ever received a gift basket where there are items you either didn’t appreciate or you didn’t ever use?  I have.  Have you ever stopped and thought about actually making 

Frugal Living Tips – Berries And Nylons

Frugal Living Tips – Berries And Nylons

Frugal living is a hot topic right now and who can blame anyone.  The cost of everything seems to be sky-rocketing.  Where I live it is the height of blueberry picking season and yet they still charge $4-6 per pound in the stores.  Now, I 

Spot The Deal – Being A Savvy Shopper

Spot The Deal – Being A Savvy Shopper

When it comes to frugal shopping, I do not claim to be an expert.  I do however think I am a shopper who is aware.  What do I mean by being aware?  Let me explain….   Growing up I was always taught to shop for 

Dressing Made Easy – Capsule Wardrobe

Dressing Made Easy – Capsule Wardrobe

My latest endeavour is building a capsule wardrobe. Don’t know what that is? That’s okay, I didn’t either. In a nutshell it is having the basics which can mix and match to create a lot of different looks and outfits. I absolutely love this idea. 

Budget is NOT a four-letter word

Budget is NOT a four-letter word

What do you think of when you hear the word budget? I think most people I know either groan or laugh with an accompanying what budget comment. Have you ever faced some crisis where you have to shell out $500 dollars on something that wasn’t