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  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    Entertaining on a Budget: Quick and easy centerpiece

    Last week, I went to a spectacular Christmas party. The people hosting the party had just gotten their power back after a nasty winter storm knocked it out for two days. Despite that the house looked gorgeous. The table with the food was decorated with a simple white table cloth and two large glass vases [...] Read More

    December 20, 2007 by LyzL

  • Fashion + Style

    Five Inexpensive Foodie Gifts

    With the holidays fast approaching, it’s time to buckle down and get shopping. While I don’t love to shop, I do enjoy buying gifts that are inexpensive, thoughtful and appropriate for the recipient. Nothing is worse than receiving a gift that you don’t want, or that you suspect might have been a regifted item. Following [...] Read More

    December 20, 2007 by TBF

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Really, Really Cheap Holiday Gifts: Chicks

    What: For over 60 years, Heifer International has worked with communities to end hunger and poverty and to care for the earth. Today, millions of families in 128 countries have been given the gifts of self-reliance and hope.¬† Heifer’s strategy is to pass on the gift. As people share their animals offspring with others ¬†along [...] Read More

    December 20, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    So You Want: The Dooney Burke Giraffe Print Handbag

    “THESE PRODUCTS ARE NO LONGER BEING SOLD” So you want the Dooney & Bourke ‘Giraffe Large’ Sac Handbag, ($395.00 at Nordstrom.com)….. Then buy this handbag ($40 at baghaus.com) [...] Read More

    December 20, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    High Vs. Low: The Bow Clutch

    The bow clutch is hot right now, and we wouldn’t mind carrying either of these luxe black satin options—one, however, is more indulgence than our budget can bear, while we might just take the other home for the holidays as a tiny splurge we can live with. So, which is which? Target.com The one on [...] Read More

    December 19, 2007 by Angela