DIY Thursday: Back To School

It’s that time of year – the kiddos are almost back in school! We have talked for a few weeks about the school supplies were on bargain pricing, clothes and now, what to do for the teacher! Not everyone likes to do a gift for the teacher for the first day of school – so think of these ideas for […]

A Royal Surprise

So we are at the grocery store, at the customer service desk to pick our bologna pre-order up for our food pantry, and and a lady comes up to me. She reads my blog, knew we were on vacation and would NOT hit the garage sale she was at.  She had been reading about the new Princess bedroom and thought miss Sarah needed […]

Frugal Friday: $1,000 Lunch Bags!

This is my $1,000 lunch bag set. Sound impossible? It doesn’t COST $1,000 but it can save your family $1,000 or more! Just think about it:If you work outside the home and you buy lunch out almost every day… If you only spend $8.00 a day on lunch and a soda, get two weeks of vacation a year, that is 50 […]

DIY Thursday – Stuffy Catch All

I have been tweaking a few things for the Princess Bedroom… and this was a HUGE necessity as there seemed to be more and more stuffed animals on the bed with less room for Miss Sarah! First I found the “cow trough” planter at JoAnn Fabrics for 90% off the $39.99 price tag. Yup, I got it for $3.99! They had […]

Princess Room Sneak Peaks…

Almost ready for the big reveal… just waiting for two little things! Here is a small sneak peek…Remember that hair Accessory Frame we made and that garage sale dressing table score? Can you see that $.25 Princess Night Light? It’s LED and SOOO cool! How about the shelving unit that was found on a curb and perfectly matches the loft […]

DIY Thursday – Removing Wall Paper Borders

For those of you who haven’t heard me talk five hundred times about Miss Sarah’s Princess room… we had done the nursery in Noah’s Ark and it was time for a change. We have been slowing working on things, for almost a year. We are almost at the finish line!{{Yippee~!!}} Today I am talking about getting rid of that BEA-U-TIFUL […]