Their Take on the Trends

Only recently has jumped on the “online shopping” bandwagon. For as long as we can remember, we all had to get to our local mall to shop at Express. Okay, so they are in practically every mall, but we were never able to pre-shop from the Web. In honor of Express’s discovery that, hey, […]

In-Season Fruit Pies: Budget Food Tip

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has named July National Blueberry Month. Blueberries are now at their peak of freshness, they’re in season through August so they’re inexpensive at most grocery stores or farm stands. Now’s the perfect time to pick up a few pints or pick your own. A tasty way to enjoy the bounty […]

Olive Complexion: Go Green

Your grandma probably washed her face with soap, slathered on some Pond’s cold cream and called it a day. Facial beauty routines have since become considerably more complex – and involve considerably more cash outlay and plastic packaging. We often fall for clever copywriting and pretty boxes, the results of which come flying out every […]

Omni Chair Giveaway, Customized Napkins, and More: The Budget Casa

Check out what’s hot over at our blog, The Budget Casa! —Enter a contest to win a Sumo Omni Chair—there are already over 250 comments, all readers in the running to win this beanbag/chair/bed/couch, worth $149. The drawing takes place on Friday, and you don’t want to miss your chance to win. —We must’ve used […]

Healthy Tips on Household Cleaners from Shaklee: Green Video

While it’s great to think green when building your home, it’s also important to be green aware about the everyday products you bring into it. BGTV‘s Kevin Contreras visits with Sloan Barnett of Shaklee, a global leader in natural food products and household cleaners, to learn how to make better choices and find healthier alternatives […]

New Online Shopping Boutique:

What:   A new online shopping boutique called has just launched. All their apparel and accessories are less than $100! What We Say: You’re probably asking the question we first did when we found out about this site: “Really? Everything’s only $100 or less?” Yes, it’s true. The dresses, sweaters, tops, skirts, and the […]