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...where fashion, food, and entertaining on a budget (without sacrificing style) is our mission!

...where fashion, food, and entertaining on a budget (without sacrificing style) is our mission! We're keeping things simple and local in Colorado Springs!

Meal under $10: "Not for company" slow cooker chicken

This is perfect for busy moms or for anyone who wants a delicious, hearty meal that literally takes less than 5 minutes to toss together and is full of flavor. Read More

Spice your way slim

If you’re looking to slim down, look no further than your spice rack for a fat-burning boost! Read More

Meal under $10: spicy 4-bean crock pot chili

Some people like meat in their chili, some prefer just beans and then there are some who likes both meat and beans. Read More

Create something new with your broken & old jewelry

One woman’s old jewelry is another woman’s new treasure! Read More

14 fun ways to reuse empty wine bottles

Here are some fun and creative ways you can reuse empty wine bottles, with most of the projects being fairly simple to make. Read More

12 kitchen gadgets you might regret buying

For a lot of us, January is that time of year we find ourselves organizing and getting rid of clutter. Read More

Money-saving uses for pantyhose

For young women who may have never suffered through wearing a pair of these, they were at one time almost a mandatory garment. Read More

Clean your air with plants

By simply adding plants to each room you can help combat the dryness and clean the air. Read More

Stocking stuffer ideas…all for $1.00

If you celebrate Christmas, here are several stocking stuffer ideas from the dollar store. Read More

Meal under $10: fish tacos with lime aioli sauce

Serve these fish tacos with black beans and you have a complete meal in less than 30 minutes. Read More

Colored balloon ice balls

For this project you need balloons, food color, water and freezing temperatures. Read More

Decorate with wrapping paper

Here are a few ideas on how to take a roll of wrapping paper and decorate with it for some super easy, quick, and cheap holiday cheer. Read More

Foods that naturally help ease pain

What if you could help ease pain with a few simple changes in your diet? Read More

Buck a bowl broccoli soup

A simmering pot of hearty soup can be inexpensive, delicious, filling, nutritious and a great meal choice for cool evenings. Read More

Talking turkey…What kind, how much, how to & more…

Plan on 1 to 1 1/2 pounds turkey per person. Read More

Super easy (and cheap) Thanksgiving table ideas

These are ideas using everyday items, thrift store finds, items from my backyard and some dollar store things. Read More

How to make your slow cooker recipes even better

With slow cooker meals, you can use less expensive meats and there's less cleanup in the end. Read More

What to do with that leftover Halloween candy

You can easily turn the candy into other types of treats, use it for other occasions or even donate it…here’s a few ideas. Read More

Meal under $10: homemade hearty minestrone

This soup cooks in 30 minutes, making it a perfect and filling weeknight meal. Read More

How clean is your makeup brush?

Makeup brushes can harbor dirt, bacteria, old makeup, dead skin cells, dust and oils. Read More

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