Chicken “parm”

I love chicken parmesan and really the recipe is simple but if you’ve read anything on my site, you know I’m the queen of short cuts and money saving.  This recipe is no different. Parmesan cheese, even in that generic, shredded form- you know, in the plastic green containers, isn’t super cheap. So here’s how…

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Upholstery- Product Review

Our basement family room gets lots of action.  Teens watching movies, eating pizza and sleeping on the furniture; family movie night, etc. The basement family room seems to be a ‘catch all.’ The furniture- –I didn’t spend thousands on it, but it’s in great shape and I need it to last. I felt like it…

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Be creative-

       Get creative with where you look for your fairy garden finds.  Depending on how you scale, aquarium accessories work great!!    This is a bridge we picked up at a local store.   If you’re scaling larger, definetely go to the aquarium accessories…… you can find trees, bridges, chests of gold and…

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Finding Fairy Garden Gems

I know the pic isn’t very clear; it’s an adorable leaf with a tiny ladybug. So we’ve been talking about fairy garden items and where to get them while on a budget.  Check your local thrift store!!  Thrift stores are full of little odds and ends.  You can find lots of fairy garden gems.  I…

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Fairy Gardening

Fairy gardens are very popular now. It’s fun, it’s imaginative and it’s relaxing. Our garden is just in the beginning stages but we’ll post often with pictures and ideas.   Send us pics of your garden!!! This is a simple diy add on to your garden.  A stick from the yard and some popcicle sticks…

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My addiction

I like to spend money just as much as the next girl. I mean, we all have our addictions. Some woman are addicted to shoes;some to expensive purses. Maybe you’re into a favorite candle.  Most of us have that one thing that causes us to drool. I’ve been teased about my addiction many times. And…

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