2017 yarn palette

Yarn Palette: Charmed Flora

This post contains affiliate links. This month’s yarn palette is from Design Seeds and is perfect for June wedding bouquets. Pistache: I Love This Yarn!Light Sage: Red Heart Super SaverHoney: Vanna’s ChoiceMagenta: Bernat Super ValueRose: Vanna’s ChoicePale Plum: Red Heart Super Saver I used acrylic weight 4 (worsted) yarn for this palette. A bouquet of …

frugal living

Spending DIet Challenge

So a few months ago, in March, I attempted a no spend month. Let’s just say it didn’t go very well. The main reason was Drusilla was so very sick. I basically quit trying because I was spending money like crazy to help keep her comfortable and keep me sane. And then at the end …

decor frugal living

Galvanized Metal Decor: Under $50

I have been slowly redecorating my house in a farmhouse look. One thing I’ve discovered is farmhouse decor is not cheap, especially anything galvanized. What makes a galvanizes item so special? Well, according to Wikipedia, the process of galvanizing an item is, “applying a protective zinc coating to steel or iron, to prevent rusting. The …