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    Intimate Apparel: Adventures in Home Shopping

    Valentine’s is just around the corner, and that means romance is in the air . . . With that in mind, we checked out the Home Shopping Network’s intimate apparel offerings, only to find some really great pieces at reasonable prices. Happy Valentine’s Day to us, and you . . . just roll over the [...] Read More

    February 11, 2008 by Angela

  • Fashion + Style

    Flip & Tumble’s 24-7 bag: Product Review

    What: Paige puts Flip & Tumble’s 24-7 bag, $12, to the test. The Lowdown: About two weeks ago I went to visit a friend. She had just arrived home from the grocery store before my arrival and next to her front door was a mixture of canvas bags and Trader Joe’s reusable bags, strewn across [...] Read More

    February 11, 2008 by TBF

  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    Microplane: Product Review

    Developed for woodworking, the Microplane rasp-type grater has found new life in the kitchen. Available in standard, extra coarse and ribbon grades, the tool can grate hard Parmesan Reggiano cheese into lacy wisps, as well as zest citrus fruits. The precise tool can be found for $10-14 and lasts a lifetime. The razor-sharp holes produce [...] Read More

    February 11, 2008 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    DIY: Make Your Own Ottoman

    Over at Bluelines they have a fancy, dancy how-to for making your own ottoman. We love it! This project is perfect for those cold winter weekends, when the thought of another snow storm makes you feel seasonally affected. To make your project even more budget-friendly, make your own cushions. Order the foam from Foam by [...] Read More

    February 11, 2008 by LyzL

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Fruit Snacks: Organic Food

    Waiting in line at the health-food store, we recently spied FruitaBu Smoooshed fruit snacks. Retailing for just 50¢ each, the snacks are a great way to get an extra bit of fruit in your diet. The snacks are USDA organic and all sugars in the product are found naturally in the fruit, no high fructose [...] Read More

    February 11, 2008 by TBF