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Thrifty Thursday: 250+ Dollar Store Craft Ideas

Posted on Thursday, August 25, 2016

We're living in the age of Pinterest and DIY, which means we should be saving money when it comes to making our own decor, crafts, clothing, holiday gifts, and more. But are you…

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Thrifty Thursday: 10 Ways to Transform Your Kitchen for Under $100

Posted on Thursday, August 18, 2016

It's long been said that the kitchen is the heart of the home. Whether you've just moved into a brand new house or are celebrating 30 years in your home, whether you have a…

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Soak Up the Last of Summer: 10 Budget-Friendly Family Activities

Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2015

Students and teachers all across the region are heading back to school this month, but that doesn't mean summer is over entirely! There are still a few weeks left in this sweet season,…

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Thrifty Thursday: 30 Alternative Uses for Baking Soda

Posted on Thursday, June 18, 2015

Here's a little secret for you: Right now, at this very minute, it is highly likely that you have a few multi-use miracle workers hanging out in your kitchen cabinets. Sure, you break…

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Thrifty Thursday: Over 100 Crafty Ways to Recycle Old Books

Posted on Thursday, June 11, 2015

Looking for a reason to hang onto your beloved - though thoroughly worn-out and beat-up - copy of To Kill a Mockingbird? Thrifted a beautiful, vintage copy of Alice in…

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Thrifty Thursday: 7 Ways to Recycle Used Coffee Grounds

Posted on Thursday, May 28, 2015

If you're a coffee drinker in this day and age, you're probably spending a decent chunk of change on "the really good stuff" - flavored coffees, whole coffee beans, organic,…

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Thrifty Thursday: 5 Home Habits That Save Money

Posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015

Looking to become a little more thrifty? There are plenty of ways you can do so, starting at home. We came across this article from apartment therapy that outlines five major areas you can…

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Thrifty Thursday: 30 Ways to Repair, Restore + Redo Any Piece of Furniture

Posted on Thursday, April 30, 2015

Furniture: One of the most costly necessities in our homes. We invest a lot of time, thought, and money into important pieces like our sofas, mattresses, and dining room tables. So when a…

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Watch-it-Wednesday: 7 Money Saving Life Hacks You Should Know

Posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015

We never tire of simple, but powerful life hacks that can save big bucks! Check out this video for tips on reducing your water and power bill, getting more out of your batteries and food,…

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Thrifty Thursday: 10 Ways to Improve Your Home Without Buying Anything New

Posted on Thursday, April 9, 2015

Bitten by the it's-time-to-revamp bug? Home repairs, decoration, and organization can make us fall in love with our spaces all over again, but they frequently come with a very hefty…

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