Movie Billboard Handbags now on sale at Peaceful Valley:  Daily Deal

The Deal: Movie Billboard Handbags now on sale at The Lowdown: Whether you’re a Mission Impossible III fan, or just want to share your joy for the movie ’Last Holiday’, pick up your favorite movie billboard bag from Ecoist.  The ‘Zathuna’ Movie Billobard Handbag is now $42, reduced from $68, while ’The Inside Man’ […]

Seeing Red: Web Round-Up

The Budget Casa brings you links from around the web on what’s hot for your home: ~ One of the hottest new home trends is using splashes of red to add some color to your home. Good Housekeeping’s Julie Mihaly shares her ideas for using red accents (read article here) ~ Southern Accents is seeing […]

Fruit and Veggie Wash: Organic Food

Ever wonder about how clean your produce gets from just washing it with water? Even organic produce can be sprayed with natural substances such as sulfur, copper, dolomite, Bacillius Thuringensis, and diatomaceous earth, according to the Berkeley Farmers’ Markets website. If you want something more, here’s a simple recipe to make your own. To make: […]

Mosaic Tile: Web Round-Up

The Budget Casa brings you links from around the web on what’s hot for your home: ~ Love the look of mosaic tile, but not sure how to choose the one to best fit your home? Tim McKeough of the NYTimes helps answer your questions with suggestions for mosaic tile styles to fit any budget […]

Modify’s Spring Presale: Organic Fashion

Modify’s Spring Presale is on! Wrap dresses, tunics and tanks, oh my! But if you’re like us, the new season’s releases means something more…that’s right, our budget-savvy eco friends…it’s SALE time! And since our friend Punxsutawney Phil has predicted another six weeks of winter, it’s the perfect time to stock up on some final pieces […]

Tomato Soup: Budget Grocery Tip

The Martha Stewart empire continues. On her daytime show, Martha recently announced a new line of Kirkland Signature Martha Stewart products available at Costco, including tomato and minestrone soups. If you can’t make it to Costco, here is the recipe for the tomato soup. Easy and family friendly, the soup is great with a wedge […]

Energy Star: Do Good

So, what exactly is Energy Star? According to their website, “Energy Star is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices.â€? The Energy Star logo makes purchasing energy-saving products an easier process.  For […]