DISCLAIMER: Persons interviewed on video or in articles displayed on any of our websites may be affiliated with content of their own on the internet. Neither nor, nor our writers are responsible for, and should not be deemed to endorse or recommend any website other than its own or any content available on the internet (including without limitation at any website, blogpage, information page) that is not created by and or its writers. The writers, similarly, cannot be responsible for third party material affiliated with people we interview and display on any of our websites.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Restoring Old Wicker Furniture

I love thrift store and bargain shopping and getting good deals. This is just one of my frugal finds I purchased from a flea market. I bought this old, but sturdy, wicker side table for $4. Here it is after I tiled it and stained it.

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Thrifty Clothing Shopping: Sylish Jeans for $1

When I was younger, before I knew any better, I used to be embarrassed to shop at a thrift store. I was afraid to be seen by someone I knew. Frank, would tell me, "Yeah, but if they see you in the thrift store it means they are shopping in there too, right?" That would ease my mind quite a bit.

My mind-set has really changed since then. Friends and family used to ask me where I got a shirt or pair of shoes that I was wearing, or they would remark on a skirt or dress I was wearing, "Where did you buy that beautiful coat", they would say. My reply is always the same. At a thrift store.

Now, All of our good friends and family know I wouldn't shop anywhere else but a thrift store for my clothing. I'm proud of the nice clothes I wear because they do not cost an arm and a leg and they are just as nice as what everyone else is wearing!

Here take a look at this video. There will surely be more great frugal clothes finds coming soon! Boy, I'm glad that I'm not embarrassed to shop at thrift stores anymore...:-)

Monday, April 4, 2011

Cooking and Eating From the Garden