how we dressed as cows and got free Chick-fil-A

On July 9th Chick-Fil-A is running a fantastically fun deal. Dress like a cow, get free food! Here’s how we made our costumes last year without spending a penny. 😉

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the Happy Box// a DIY year-long gift

On our sister’s birthday, we wanted to give her something extra special that she could keep enjoying for a long time. But still a gift we could realistically do with our microscopic, atom-sized budgets. 😉

So we created a personalized birthday gift— the Happy Box, a homemade 1-year subscription box!


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we upcycled free skirts!!

Yo, people!! Just popping in to show you a cool thing we did this week. We modified denim skirts to be cuter + more wearable!

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how to have a frugal painting party!

Armed with $store canvases and acrylic paint, we turned up some music and experimented with painting for the first time! Princess M and I had so much fun painting together (and for SO little money), we thought it would be fun as a frugal party!

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how our entire family went to a movie with The Family Fun Fund

As a big family with little income, us kids decided to raise some extra money in any ways we could for doing fun things as a family!

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what happened to us??

If you think we’ve been dead since November because of NaNoWriMo, you might be right. (and maaaybe 1% avoiding blogging… shhhh) 

Then the winter months have been crazy busy, and tis the season for sickness too!

But…

We’re BACK!  

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15 simple things to help you survive NaNoWriMo// Guest Post

Ready to launch into writing this November? Nervous you won’t make it? Here are 15 things to add to your NaNoWriMo survival kit to help you succeed!

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we loved doing the 5 Fast Hairstyles challenge with you!!

On Saturday we promised a wrap-up post to the 5 Fast Hairstyles Challenge and… it never came that day. XD But with good reason…

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