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    The Yin and Yang of Frugality and Income from The Non-Consumer Advocate.

    The following is a reprint of a previously published post. Enjoy! Many people on their frugal journey are perfectly fine with scrimping and saving for themselves, but are hesitant to buy used gifts…

    Ask Yourself These Ten Questions Before You Go Holiday Shopping

    This piece of wisdom was hidden in the comments of yesterday’s Five Frugal Things blog post. Wonderful, succinct and too perfect to not share. Thank you,  Lee! Katy Wolk-Stanley “Use it up, w…

    The new floorcloth was copied from a remnant of old linoleum.

    GIVEAWAY of two great craft books! The Bog Book of Mod Podge and Craft Camp! #DIY

    The Non-Consumer Advocate Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without. Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without

    The Non-Consumer Advocate Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without. Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without

    Collection: Satara Brand: Rugs USA Material: 100% Wool Weave: Hand Tufted Styles: Contemporary Rugs Origin: India Available in the following sizes: 5' x 8', 7' 6" x 9' 6" and 8' 6" x 11' 6" $400-$1036

    Way too ornate for backsplash over range, but I like the tiny little tile idea (and it sorta fits the tile motif of subway tiling if you look at some old subway murals)....

    Coral Greek Key Border Custom Monogrammed Pillow - so cute!

    //I really want to do this!! I like the design on the rug, the mirror, and the whole look!! It also matches my doors as well!!

    Jessica Wolk-Stanley: Illustrations for Children on Behance

    Willoughby Settee, Hickory by Anthropologie

    Easy one-hour bread... literally takes 1 hr from start to finish and makes 2 loaves. It's delicious and makes great sandwich bread!

    34 Clean Eating Recipes You'll Actually Want To Eat

    Decorating with Collections • Lot's of great ideas, including this one using vintage tins from 'Country Living'!

    Having no money budgeted for decor doesn't mean you can't have a lovely home.

    I (The Non-Consumer Advocate) am doing a zero dollar Christmas this year! Well, I'm going to try . . . .

    Make-Ahead Mashed Potato Casserole | 17 Thanksgiving Dishes You Can Make Ahead Of Time

    Giveaway over at The Non-Consumer Advocate for 1 of 2 copies of this great book!

    It’s Okay to be Cheap! "When we spend beyond what we can afford, it’s the same as admitting that there’s shame and embarrassment of living within a budget." New post from The Non-Consumer Advocate.