Creative Headboard Solutions for Your Bed

frugal ideas for a bed head board

Even though I always wanted a big, beautiful headboard for our master bedroom, I never wanted to flip the bill for something that would just make our bedroom look pretty and not really have any other purpose. When we moved into our home, I started looking for solutions to my decorating dilemma and realized that […]

Super Bowl Party Ideas


In the south, we have four seasons: winter, spring, summer, and FOOTBALL. And, in this house, we are VERY southern. We love football. While SEC football is our favorite, we love the NFL too and use the Super Bowl as our transition into spring. If you have been planning a party for the big game, […]

50+ Educational Stocking Stuffer Ideas

frugal gift ideas for Christmas stockings

It’s time to think about stuffing those stockings! Instead of the normal chewing gum and socks, why not fill your child’s stocking with fun, educational items? Emphasis on FUN! Here are some ideas: Safari field tools Poster paint Crossword puzzles No pop bubbles Glitter Flashcards Pencil sets Watercolor paints Handheld games Playing cards Geodes Mazes […]

GUEST POST: Fall Decorating on a Budget


Apple picking. Warm sweaters. Cool breezes. Early nights. Black Friday deals. These are just a few of the wonderful things that fall brings with it. Another great thing about fall is decorating for the season. Bold reds, warm oranges and earthy browns. Wonderful scents, gorgeous natural centrepieces. If you are planning on doing some fall […]

Penny’s #Frugal #Linky ~ DIY Birthday Cakes

Pinterest Cakes

So, I shared my ideas for birthday cakes and now it is your turn! Please come link up so we can see your creativity… or cupcake towers. If you are struggling with the idea of making birthday cakes yourself and need some inspiration, come take a look at my Creative Cakes board on Pinterest. If […]