15 Thrifty Fall Decor Ideas {more Dollar Store Decor!}

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15 ways to transform thrifty finds into DIY fall decor... that doesn't look like it came from The Dollar Store (but it did, shhhhh!)

What would you think if I told you I decorated my home this fall using items that were either free, thrifted, or from The Dollar Store? Did you just have nightmares of neon plastic pumpkins and off-colored window clings? Well, stop that nonsense right there because decorating for the seasons shouldn't cost a fortune (or involve neon plastic, unless that's your thing). You CAN keep it simple, trendy, and classy on a super tight budget! After a little bit of DIYing, here's 15 ways to transform … [Read more...]

DIY Plate Decorations, 3 Ways {Fall Decor on a Dime!}

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Another $1 decorating idea... DIY decorated plates! Here's how to decorate your plates 3 ways this holiday season, be sure to read these tips before starting this easy decor project!

Ready for another quick idea for fall decor on a dime? Because you could LITERALLY pick these up for a dime at a yard sale or thrift store. Liter.all.y.  And if you can't find them for a dime, you'll only need to spend 9 more dimes to buy them at the Dollar Store. The only other things you need, depending on the style you go with, are washi tape and a gold sharpie. Here's what I started with: Now we're going to decorate them. I'm going to assume you know that these decorated plates are … [Read more...]

Thomas the Train Trackmaster Toys {say that 3 times fast!}

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Thomas the Train Trackmaster Tale of the Brave toy review

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fisher-Price for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I'd like to use the word 'obsessed' when it comes to how my son feels about trains, but I think it's a bit more. He eats, sleeps, and breathes trains. His career goal is to drive a train (last week he told me that when he grows up, he'll still visit me even on days he's not driving his train, bless him). He can spot a train track half a mile away, and even happily visits thrift … [Read more...]

25 BEST Bake Sale Treats and Recipes

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25 Best Bake Sale Treats and Recipes

With all the fairs, holidays, church and school events going on right now we're smack dab in the middle of bake sale season. You know at some point you'll have to face the bake sale table so might as well be prepared. Here's a host of ideas that range from 'I only have 10 minutes to whip up some insanely clever treats' to 'I worked on these for 3 hours and wanna ROCK the bake sale this year!' Choose the one that works best for you, and happy Bake-Saleing! How to Have a Fabulous Bake Sale from … [Read more...]

How to Make a Leaf Garland {more DIY Dollar Store Fall Decor!}

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Make this reusable fall leaf garland for just $1! LOVE fall decor that's pretty AND budget-friendly!

I know I should probably hide my head and pretend I bought all my fall decor from some upscale retailer, but I can't help myself. I promised more budget fall decor ideas up my sleeve, so here you go-- a faux leaf garland with supplies from, da da dum... The Dollar Store. There goes the neighborhood, right? BUT! These leaves looked realistic enough I figured buying them wouldn't lower my home's value but rather serve as an easy way to create chic decor on a dime. Here's how to make them. If … [Read more...]