Depositing the few checks I get now and then is always interesting, because I never know quite what the teller will say about them, if anything.
You see, pretty much the only checks I deposit with any regularity are either a few for $3 each or else reimbursements from my flexible spending account, which can be as little as $25 each. » Read more
Did you know when you run out of things like lotion or shampoo, that there’s still usually a lot left inside the container?
The picture above is a lotion container that my husband cut open to get at the rest of the lotion inside. (And that picture is after a week or so of use.) He stores the container inside a plastic bag. » Read more
Let’s face it, the very best time to buy inexpensive holiday cards is the week after Christmas.
You can wait for the 90% off sales, if you aren’t super choosy, and pick up several boxes for a song. (And by “a song” I mean most likely under a dollar, total.) The only trick with that is remembering where you stored the cards when the holidays roll around again next year. » Read more
Looking for homemade gift ideas that recipients will love?
Check out this list of 29 different gift ideas (some with multiple variations). You’re sure to find something doable here.
Just click the links to learn how to make them.
- Child’s Growth Chart (from fabric or from wood with embellishments)
- Mini Photo Album
- Placemats (from fabric or from greeting cards) » Read more