Fabric Filter Mask (with nose piece and T-shirt ties)

If I can do this, YOU CAN TOO! I am a big believer in DIY and use what you already have before buying more. I wanted to create a face mask with resources that I already have, instead of going out to buy more. As well as, creating a nose sleeve/piece where a paper clip … Continue reading Fabric Filter Mask (with nose piece and T-shirt ties)

Bathroom Flowers

I love having fresh flowers in the house, in particular, in the bathroom so every morning I see them while getting ready and start my day. I usually try to spend around $5 for a bundle and Trader Joe's is a good place to find them; however, while at Michael's I came across these really … Continue reading Bathroom Flowers

Popiscle Stick Work-Out

I was looking for new ideas for quick workouts that would change up my routine and are feasible to squeeze into my day = no excuses. Most of these exercises  do not include weights, again, no excuses LOL. I just used a mason jar, sharpie, and a tin can (for my "done/finished" pile). I found … Continue reading Popiscle Stick Work-Out

Halloween Wreath

This project is UNDER $20 and UNDER 20 minutes to make. We really wanted to have more Halloween decorations and not spend a lot of $$ on them either so I thought making a Halloween Wreath would be fun, easy and cheap....not to mention easy "set-up and take-down" for the holidays. 😀 This was my … Continue reading Halloween Wreath

Scrap Blanket for SPCA Cats & Dogs

I ❤ our local SPCA!! Especially because I got my cat there; however, when I arrived I saw so many animals that needed homes. I love cats and dogs but I am very aware of my lifestyle and the amount of attention, and energy I can give an animal and how many of them. Anyhow, … Continue reading Scrap Blanket for SPCA Cats & Dogs

Crochet Wrist Sweatband

Since I started trail running and now it is July in Reno, NV where the temperature can hit 100 degree plus, it's HOT here. Even with sweatproof sunscreen, it doesn't matter. At that temperature and creating body heat, you're melting and sweat is going to drip into your face.So with staying frugal and especially for … Continue reading Crochet Wrist Sweatband

Spending Fast FINISHED: Conclusions and Lessons Learned

So in retrospect of my Spending Fast, here are some conclusions that I have come to Wants: Reality: Eating out/happy hours 1x/week - more of bummer as I was pretty frugal when I did go out = normally spending $10 Hard - I make this sound like I'm a socialite but I'm not. As long … Continue reading Spending Fast FINISHED: Conclusions and Lessons Learned