ThiriftDee is an adorable suburban housewife and blogger with the uncommon gift for thrift

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11/02

Tell your honey about how Thrifty you are!

Here’s how you can save money AND get your favorite drink at Starbucks.  This only works if your grocery store has points for gas savings.  First buy a Starbucks card on the weekends when you receive 4X the gas savings.  Then go to Starbucks and buy a drink for yourself and one for a friend.  […]

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08/31

Make this Witch Wreath with Dollar Store Items!

Decorate your door with this adorable Witch Wreath!  She looks like she crashed the Halloween Party! Hit up the Dollar Store for your project pieces.  You will need: a bucket or laundry basket, a pool noodle, some socks, zipties, a broom (or use one that you have), and a tutu or two! I think you […]

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06/30

Concrete Candle Holder DIY Modern Industrial

Want to make one of these concrete candles?  Good, It’s easy!   You can use the Wilton Shot Glass Mold.  Buy it HERE Wilton 570-0118 8 Cavity Round Silicone Shot Mold, Green  I used QUICKCRETE concrete mix and filled up the molds. I used a belt sander to shake the concrete and it makes all […]

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01/09

Organize Thy Self

Oh hello!  Here we are in 2017 and we are still buried in cords.  I was kind of hoping that we would be all cordless at this point!! But since we are all getting organized, and it’s January, I thought I would get you started corralling the cords.  Here’s what you’ll need. One wooden box.  It could […]

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04/27

Mason Jar Solar Light Compilation

Well for most of the country Spring is in full force.   Not so much in the Rocky Mountains but I am looking forward to it!  Here is a simple and beautiful addition to your yard or patio.   Along with Hometalk I have put together a compilation of Mason Jar Solar Light ideas for […]

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04/18

When you want to eat Coconut Oil Frosting for Breakfast

I had a moment the other morning when I was eating toast.  I normally eat toast with a schmear of coconut oil, then I drizzle on some honey, and then generously sprinkle it with cinnamon.  It is delicious.  Then a brilliant and lazy idea hit me.  If I combined all of the ingredients I could […]

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