Category: Frugal Living

Hand and Foot Scrub 2

Hand and Foot Scrub

I love the new Dawn with Olay Hand Renewal.  It is a nice color, smells great and leaves your hands feeling awesome.  Since I don’t have a dishwasher and really don’t want one –...

Quick No-Sew Tshirt Vest 1

Quick No-Sew Tshirt Vest

This project takes about two minutes to make – in fact I made two in less than five minutes.  They would look so much better in a colored tshirt but I have a ton of...

$2 Wreath – Just For Fun 0

$2 Wreath – Just For Fun

Target has this crazy “food” duct tape on clearance for $1 right now: And they also have these wreath forms in the dollar section:  I simply ripped a great number of duct tape...

Fear of the Dark Assistance 1

Fear of the Dark Assistance

My youngest child is extremely afraid of anything and everything at bedtime.  You name it – we have tried it.  And the solution one night is not the solution that works another night.  This...

How To Make A Baton 8

How To Make A Baton

I am on a bit of a PVC pipe kick right now.  There really are so many possibilities with PVC pipe.  I just can’t get enough of it.  Today’s project is a baton.  I...

Hooded towels for the Beach 0

Hooded towels for the Beach

A couple years ago I made my kids some hooded towels.  However, they managed to grow about eight inches in a year so those quickly became too small.  This year I have made them...

A Planter for Meme 0

A Planter for Meme

Another planter for meme.  My daughter and I picked up the inexpensive plastic pots at Walmart in three consecutive sizes.  We sent dad out to pick up some flowers.  We simply stacked the pots...

Hair Feathers for My Girl… 0

Hair Feathers for My Girl…

My daughter is fascinated with her hair lately and things to decorate her hair.  We just removed a series of french braids along with her hair wrapping.  So today we have moved on to...

Pool Noodle Obstacle Course 11

Pool Noodle Obstacle Course

My kids are totally addicted to WipeOut, American Ninja Warrior and American Gladiators.  They love the obstacle course type shows.  Their latest plea was for me to make them an obstacle course.  Naturally they...

Reflector Mock Watches Revisited 0

Reflector Mock Watches Revisited

This is a post I created early on in my blogging experience and I am revisiting it for all of you who may not have seen it originally.  It is still a favorite for...