Monthly Archives: April 2011

Not Soup, Chocolate.

Not Soup, Chocolate.

We were at Marshall’s the other day shopping for Easter dresses for the girls.  My MIL was in town and wanted to buy them each a new dress.  Fine with me!  I love Marshall’s and can’t help but wander up and down all the ai ...
Yes. Receiving Flowers IS Nice

Yes. Receiving Flowers IS Nice

It’s no secret that I’m kind of frugal.  I’ve always told my husband that I don’t want to be fawned on with flowers and chocolates because I’m sure there are better uses for our money.  Flowers eventually die a ...
Schick Quattro Giveaway Winners

Schick Quattro Giveaway Winners

Congrats to the two winners of the Schick Quattro giveaway… Research Randomizer picked comment #29 then 15 followed by 26. Since #29 and #15 both belonged to Trish, the second prize was awarded to comment #26, Cheryl. Congratulations ...

Just Because There’s an App…

When the iPhone4 was announced, I was one of the few people I knew who was still using a less-than-smart phone.  As a stay-at-home mom with a retired husband, I didn’t see the need for a fancy phone. Especially since we’re on a ...
Razors, RockBand3 and a Giveaway

Razors, RockBand3 and a Giveaway

After months of being trapped indoors, the winter blues start to get us. It’s frustrating and tiring. We count down to the warmer months where we can shed some layers of clothes and get outside and enjoy the fresh air. With summer com ...

What is With these GAS Prices?

When I fill up at the pump, the frugal side of me cringes at the idea of paying upwards of $50 to fill up my van. However, the business side of me realizes that it’s all about economics. Collective Bias invited me to be a Cheap Gas Bl ...