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  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    Shrimp Scampi Pasta: Budget Food Tip

    We recently found 2-lb boxes of frozen Harvest of the Sea Shrimp Scampi at Costco for $13.99 – a great buy. While they are delicious served as an appetizer, they can also be made into a simple and delicious pasta dinner for four. Sauté the shrimp in a large skillet on medium-high for about 8 [...] Read More

    January 26, 2008 by TBF

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Dress for Success: Do Good

    Dress for Success solves the “Catch-22� that confronts disadvantaged women trying to enter the workforce: without a job, how can you afford a suit? But without a suit, how can you get a job? “ Dress for Success is not only an amazing non-profit agency focused on helping increase women’s self-sufficiency, they also provide a [...] Read More

    January 26, 2008 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Sweater Storage: Fashion Advice

    Dear Budget Fashionista, I had a question about storing sweaters – what’s the best solution?  I don’t have enough drawer space as my sweaters are pretty bulky and quickly take up space.  I tried stacking them on the wire shelves in my closet but they unfold pretty easily and start looking sloppy.  And hanging them [...] Read More

    January 26, 2008 by TBF

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    Win This: SmartShield SPF Lotion

    To Enter, Leave a Comment Below We love the sun and we’re not ashamed to admit it.  Vitamin D is our friend!  What we don’t love? Sunburn. It’s not healthy and it’s not pretty. That’s why we love companies like SmartShield that provide oil-free sunscreen that won’t clog our pores. Their products are hypoallergenic, PABA [...] Read More

    January 26, 2008 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    The Look for Less: Tuesday Morning

    Tuesday Morning is every bargain hunter’s best friend, with brands like Wedgwood, Samsonite, Madame Alexander, and Limoges at closeout prices. If you’re looking for anything from luggage, paper plates, towels and bedspreads, visit your local Tuesday Morning first. They even have fancy olive oil (you know, the ones in the great bottles), and fabulous pots [...] Read More

    January 26, 2008 by LyzL