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Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub

I love, love, love Autumn! The air, the smells, the earth tones…and of course the tastes! Pumpkin season is here. I like experimenting with homemade scrubs and lotions and found a recipe for Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub that I tweaked … Continue reading

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An Easy Year-Long Savings Plan ~ Christmas Fund for 2013?

This plan is genius. It’s easy to follow and very manageable. I originally saw it on Pinterest and found it to be more reliable than, for instance, the $5 Plan (saving every 5 dollar bill you get). If you follow … Continue reading

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A Little Money-Saver For The Upcoming Holidays

I don’t know about you, but I do everything I can to save money during the holidays. I make a lot of my own home decor, give out homemade gifts and attend cookie swaps just to name a few. Doing … Continue reading

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I Fed 31 People for $107.26 and Had Leftovers!

My theory when hosting a gathering is quite simple. I follow two ideas. One, have a flexible menu and two, involve the guests. So when we host our large picnics at the farm, we supply the main course, a few … Continue reading

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Some Of My Favorite Money Saving Tips ~ Household

I absolutely love to save money. I am not an extreme person by any stretch of the imagination, but I get a great sense of satisfaction when I know that I can purchase what I need or want without having … Continue reading

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Berry Shortcakes In a Jar

When I came into the mother load of blueberries and added them to the huge amount of black raspberries in my freezer, and still had blackberries to harvest I became a little overwhelmed. I had a dilemma. See, I’m really … Continue reading

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Brilliant Space Saver Idea

I saw this idea floating around Pinterest and I just had to try it. This time of year, I have all sorts of canning jars and other small items inside my refrigerator that are hard to keep track of. The … Continue reading

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