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    The Laptop Case: High Vs. Low

    If your outfit is all that (and we know it is), your laptop case shouldn’t be a don’t. Being frugal-minded, however, you don’t want to break the bank just to tote your laptop in style. We’re here to prove you don’t have to. Consider these: two perfectly chic red laptop cases—one is priced to sell, [...] Read More

    January 25, 2008 by Angela

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Drying Fruits: Organic Food

    Dehydrated fruits are a popular and handy snack, but you can save money by easily drying them yourself at home using your oven. Use the freshest produce for the tastiest results. Tip: use firm, less watery fruits for best results, such as apples, pears, and grapes. First, wash the fruit and remove seeds and skin, [...] Read More

    January 25, 2008 by Catherine

  • Fashion + Style

    Harp Accent Table under $50 at JCPenney.com:  Daily Deal

    The Deal: Harp Accent Table only $49.99, reduced from $299.99 at JCPenney.com The Lowdown: If you’re looking for that signature piece for the hallway or any empty corner, a red-topped accent table could be a great fit.  This accent table features a harp design on the base and is made with a soft mahogany and [...] Read More

    January 25, 2008 by Sabah

  • Fashion + Style

    Decorative Doors: Web Round-Up

    The Budget Casa brings you links from around the web on what’s hot for your home:  ~ Doors can add a lot to the look of your home from maintaining the style to giving it curb appeal. Fine Living gives us some great tips on customizing your doors to make a lasting impression on visitors [...] Read More

    January 25, 2008 by Catherine

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Clean Teeth, Less Trash: Green Tip

    In the United States, 50 million pounds of toothbrushes end up in landfills each year. It’s important to replace your toothbrush often for good hygiene, but this is crazy! A more eco option? Buy recycled toothbrushes.  Another good option is to buy replaceable head toothbrushes, which will save you cash as well, after the initial [...] Read More

    January 24, 2008 by Catherine