Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: fall finds and home decor

Hey everyone!  Hope you have had a good week!    I got more done on the kitchen that I plan to share with you next week – so ready to have it all done!   But first let’s share some fun frugal finds… I am so ready to move into the fall season of yard sales!  […]

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: fun brand name thrifting finds + why I CHOOSE to live a frugal life

Happy Friday!  I have so enjoyed a less busy week this past week with no appointments or pressing things on my schedule after a crazy busy summer!  I have spent the entire week at home and got lots done around the house and in the kitchen – I just love working around my home. I […]

Friday Faves + Frugal Finds: Mirrors from Value Village and fun yard sale finds

I am so glad yard sale season is back!  It is just so much fun to find little things to turn our house into a home for super cheap.  I picked up these 2 pieces for $1 each at 2 separate yard sales.  I planning on making a gallery wall – maybe 2- soon so […]

Christmas front porch and an easy layered Christmas wreath

I just love Christmas lights and candlelight sparkling and flickering in the night, don’t you?  Let’s take  a peek at my Christmas front porch tonight! I am loving my new Rustic DIY JOY sign (tutorial here) and so glad that now that my shutters and door are black instead of burgundy I can go crazy […]

Friday Frugal Finds: 1/2 price day and fun finds at Value Village

You are not going to want to miss next week on the blog.  I am going to start a series of sorts and reveal a room that you have never seen on the blog before and there’s a reason why you have never seen it!   So stay tuned for that! Last week was 1/2 […]

Frugal Friday Finds: lots of pillows, IKEA curtains, and decor

I was so happy to finally get a chance to do some yard sale shopping last weekend!  In between crazy schedules and rain almost every weekend, I hadn’t shopped a yard sale in over a month. I picked up this metal star for $1.00 at my parking lot yard sale. And this metal/rattan basket for […]

$2 Thrift Store Bench Makeover (Gray and White Chevron Bench)

Hey, everyone!  I have missed you and blogging!  Before I share today’s project, first let me say thank you so much for the words of encouragement, the virtual hugs, the messages, emails, and comments after my last post.   I already loved blogging and knew that I had some wonderful readers that come to follow along […]

Friday Frugal Finds:Value Village home décor, new pillows, table linens, milk glass, and more!

  I had a great shopping trip at Value Village a week ago.  I have really been finding some great deals there lately.  Liz Claiborne white sandals – $1.99 Set of 4 brown placemats – 99¢ each. Set of 4 white napkins – 49¢ each.  Have really needed some new white napkins and these are […]

Friday Frugal Finds: glassware, pillow and chevron throw

I didn’t a chance to shop yard sales last weekend  – we went white water rafting with our Sunday School class on Saturday instead.  Even though I have been many times this time was the most adventurous!  From starting out on the river in pouring down rain, which then made the river higher/faster so it […]

Friday Frugal Finds–1/2 price day at Value Village

Last week was 1/2 price Wednesday at Value Village.  I posted some furniture pieces that I saw on Instgram and facebook and you guys totally loved them! One was this headboard that I said you could totally make into a bench too. Or paint it/distress it in some fun color and it would look amazing […]