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Guest Posts Galore!

I love having people guest post on my blog and I’ve been venturing out to do the same on others’ blogs a lot more lately! 107 more words


Family Friendly Fun: Easter Weekend on the Cheap!

This past spring was horribly difficult in the House of Cheaptitude. I would prefer to never have a repeat. However, everything happens for a reason, and I feel like part of what I went through brought me some amazing experiences with the monkeys that I otherwise may not have taken the time to enjoy. 476 more words

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Project: Cute Wooden Catch All

Many years ago, I picked up the cutest wooden wall box on clearance at a hobby store. Love love love. My original intent was to hang it by the door for mail and such. 183 more words


Before the New Year Resolutions

So it’s the end of August… I know that. And I’ve never been HUGE on New Years resolutions; maybe because it’s cliche, or maybe I actually feel more likely to fail if I resolve in accord with the rest of the world, but here I sit with an urge to revamp. 976 more words


Monkey Spaces: DIY Organization

The little monkey is growing up quickly! She decided recently that she’s outgrown Tinker Bell, along with a lot of her books, toys, and decor. Her papaw promised her a new headboard and footboard if she kept her room clean for a month. 356 more words


Should You Shop At Sam's Club?

I spent all of yesterday morning shopping in a town 30 minutes away. I had some Kohl’s cash and coupons for Kohl’s to use up, plus I had found more coupons to use up at Giant Eagle so I thought that it would be a great day to spend in “the big city” and to check out Sam’s Club. 769 more words

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Mini Project: Whiteboard Redo

In a valiant attempt to avoid lesson planning and paper grading, I’ve been working on projects around the house. My favorite was my bathroom. Lately I’ve been working in the utility room. 293 more words