(expired) Deal Alert: Udemy Online Courses for $10

Update:  this deal has expired, but if you follow Udemy on Facebook you will see sales from them every so often. Udemy offers online courses that usually cost $65-500. Now through June 30th, 2015 you can pick as many of these classes you like for just $10 each. That's a great deal! Udemy offers all sorts of courses from health and fitness … [Read more...]

Top Fourth of July Ideas and Recipes!

Firecracker Jello Shots!

  Linked at the bottom of this post are my favorite recipes and ideas for an easy, fun 4th of July. Watch the fireworks, throw water balloons, eat watermelon. Be a kid again for a while! Click here for all my posts about the 4th of July--including the directions for making Firecracker Jello Shots!   … [Read more...]

How To Get a University Degree for Free (Really)

Go To College For Free!

Yes, you can. The catch? You have to go to Germany to get it. You might want to encourage your teens to learn German in case they can take their degree in Germany. Besides the cost of travel and living expenses, costs are zero. If your teen saves money from summer jobs it could really help with living expenses abroad. They can cut their … [Read more...]

Ideas to Make Preppy Elements Work for Your Wardrobe

Preppy Style

You've probably seen the preppy look. It's been around for decades. Does the preppy look work in a frugal wardrobe? Yes and no. Here's the good, the bad, and the crossovers to a frugal wardrobe. The American Preppy Look Decoded The preppy look can be easy to put together. Just combine pretty much any of these elements: the … [Read more...]

How To Get Free New Outfits with Pinterest!

Multiply Your Outfits Via Pinterest

You can use Pinterest to get more outfits from the clothes already in your closet. I tried it and it works. And it's way too much fun! I'm finding new ways to wear clothes I already have without buying anything new to make it work. It feels like I am getting all these new clothes because I have so many new combinations. These are combinations I … [Read more...]

10 Reasons You Should Plant Siberian Iris

Easy To Grow Siberian Iris!

Siberian Iris deserve to be in your yard! They offer gorgeous color and are totally care-free. And you can sometimes get them for free! Siberian Iris are drought tolerant plants and they come back every year with no effort on your part. My kind of plants! 10 Ways Siberian Iris Can Benefit Your Landscaping Plant iris where you want to … [Read more...]

10 Habits of Successful People that You Can Adopt

10 Habits of Successful People that You Can Do!

I grew up thinking that if I was a good person, all good things would come to me. That was a combination of what I took from my teachers and my parents. I was taught to be obedient, take direction, complete my tasks, not complain, and be on time. There was never any encouragement for taking initiative, in fact, that was discouraged. I was … [Read more...]