Homemade Brown Sugar Scrub

Nothing compares to homemade sugar scrub that hardly cost you anything. It is awesome when you can find a frugal DIY project that will not break the bank. I love making this because it extremely easy! You can even alter the recipe to add in some fragrance or other items that you like. Use our easy step-by-step directions to make your own! I love the fact that it can be…

Minnie Mouse Party Ideas

Minnie Mouse Party Ideas

Here are some really cute Minnie Mouse Party Ideas for your child's birthday. Minnie Mouse Party Ideas My niece had a Minnie Mouse birthday party for her 1st Birthday and had a lot of cute decorations! Although, like always, I forgot to take pictures of everything. I do have some to share with all of you! One of my favorite things is going to a party where all the decorations…

Baby Shower Diaper Cakes: Diaper Motorcycle

Baby Shower Diaper Cakes: Diaper Motorcycle Are you looking for baby shower diaper cakes? If you are planning a baby shower you will definitely want to make a diaper motorcycle for the mom-to-be. Not only are they cute but they can be completely customized for the gender of the baby or the baby shower theme. I am a little upset that I did not take pictures along the way when…

DIY Crafts – Washable Sidewalk Paint

DIY Crafts – Washable Sidewalk Paint

  DIY Crafts – Washable Sidewalk Paint Are you looking for a fun and easy outdoor activity to do with your kids? You will absolutely LOVE this easy DIY crafts! With the weather finally starting to be nice out we are outside all the time. My kids are eager to find new activities and ways to have fun outside, and I am eager to find inexpensive ways to entertain them.…

Laundry Room Makeover – Design Ideas

Are you looking to update your laundry room or give it a total makeover. Below you will find our laundry room transformation from the paint we used to the decorations in it. Our Laundry Room Makeover Since we have moved into our new house a year and a half ago our laundry room had become a place where literally everything was dumped. Anything that I did not have a spot…

My 2013 Bucket List

My 2013 Bucket List

I am not really a New Year’s resolution person, but  I do enjoy starting a new year and having the chance to start fresh and set new goals. I have made a short list of things I would like to get done or accomplish in 2013. I probably could have gone on and on, but I tried to limit it to stay focused! Here is my 2013 Bucket List: Be…

Plastic Bag Holder – Easy DIY

Plastic Bag Holder – Easy DIY

Plastic Bag Holder - DIY Do you need a simple way to store and organize your plastic grocery bags? Here is an easy DIY plastic bag holder that can be customized. For as often as I shop I am always accumulating plastic grocery bags. I do take reusable bags with me but sometimes they get filled quickly. I know this might now be the prettiest way of storing them but…

DIY First Birthday– Dr. Seuss Theme

DIY First Birthday– Dr. Seuss Theme

This article was written by a Frugal Fanatic reader: Tiffany from Jamestown, NY. I absolutely LOVE this article because I also did my son's 1st Birthday party this past May with a Dr. Seuss theme!! If you are interested in writing an article that would be helpful  for Frugal Fanatic readers and getting paid for it go here. Check out this other article written by Tiffany: DIY Wedding Ideas!  …

DIY Wedding Ideas

DIY Wedding Ideas

  This article was written by a Frugal Fanatic reader: Tiffany from Jamestown, NY. Thanks for the great DIY Wedding ideas Tiffany! If you are interested in writing an article that would be helpful  for Frugal Fanatic readers and getting paid for it go here. Check out this other article from Mala on Frugal Living Tips for Families!   Recently I took it upon myself to help a new neighbor with some ideas…

Dr Seuss Birthday Party ~~ Mason turned 1!!

Dr Seuss Birthday Party ~~ Mason Turned 1!!

If you are planning a Dr Seuss birthday party you will definitely want to check out all of our party decorations and food ideas! There are so many different ways that you can incorporate the dr seuss theme into your party. Dr Seuss Birthday Party We recently celebrated my son Mason's first birthday with a Dr Seuss Birthday party! I honestly cannot believe that he turned 1! It was an extremely…

DIY Pringles Container Projects

{Thanks Gourmet Rooster}       Pringles™ Containers!   Here are two great recycling tips for those Pringles containers you have!  We all have cookies we make, but they go stale before we finish them or even all that loose pasta we put in plastic bags.   Just simply clean the containers out and wrap them with brown paper from the bags you get at the grocery store.  Write on…

Neon Pink Nail Tips

Hey Everyone! I don’t know about you but this sunshine and warmer weather has me longing for summer!  So, in preparation for it, I figured let’s do some bright, fun nails…neon pink!   Supplies: Nude/ Neutral Polish Scotch Tape Neon Pink Polish   Directions: Apply the nude/neutral color polish to all your nails. Allow them to completely dry before doing the next step. Take a piece of scotch tape and apply…

DIY Hangers that Work

  We all have those tank tops, dresses or even those shirts that never want to stay on the hanger!   Well, here is any easy trick to keep them from ending up on the floor of the closet.   Supplies: Plastic Hangers Hot Glue Gun (with glue sticks)   Directions:   Take the hot glue gun and drizzle a zigzag line onto the sides of the hangers where your clothes…