Swap till you drop…Clothes that is!

I am very fond of a number of things that are not particularly mainstream... one of my true passions is a Clothing Swap Party! After having a rousing and hilarious conversation with some of my roommates, I came to the conclusion that the concept of what a "clothing swap" is not known to most people. … Continue reading Swap till you drop…Clothes that is!

The fantastic and frugal Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival is ON NOW!

Well it's nearing the tail end of January and the nights are still a bit too dark, the days just slightly too short, that breeze just a bit too chilly. Cold winter days absolutely require extra care. what better way to accomplish being warmed up from the inside out, than with a nice warm cup … Continue reading The fantastic and frugal Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival is ON NOW!

Get Low during the summer sunshine

I try and get my grocery shopping done on the route home after work. You can utilize this little foray into the market as a transitional "You Time" to unwind before you head home to your loved ones. Personally I have made a little ritual of after work grocery getting. Start by stopping. Yes that's … Continue reading Get Low during the summer sunshine

Get Low during the summer sunshine

I try and get my grocery shopping done on the route home after work. You can utilize this little foray into the market as a transitional "You Time" to unwind before you head home to your loved ones. Personally I have made a little ritual of after work grocery getting. Start by stopping. Yes that's … Continue reading Get Low during the summer sunshine

Got Craft 2015

It's a bright morning, the temperature has been climbing, and Crafters are convening on the Maritime Labour Center on Triumph Street in Vancouver! I raced down to the hall at top Honda Spree Scooter speed (50CC). Why would I race?? SWAG BAG!! There are only 50 available and you need to be early enough to … Continue reading Got Craft 2015

Lucky Cat Wave at Me!

I am most definitely a Lucky Lucky Lucky Clover! Was at Value Village yesterday thrifting for new stock to fill the shelves of the online stores ProfferedByCats and FoundInVan. I used to live by this particular VV Boutique in the depths of Burnaby and know that Wednesday is a full shelf morning. 🙂 Thrifting is … Continue reading Lucky Cat Wave at Me!

Flipp over the Savings

On average, flyer readers save 40% more on their weekly shopping. Being a savvy shopper is one of the simplest ways to save money. Spending 20 minutes going over the flyers for your big ticket grocery items can net you an extra $50/week for... whatever your beautiful lil heart desires! In Vancouver it rains, it … Continue reading Flipp over the Savings

Toilet Humor….. It’s a #$@& Chute!

Almost every week I take my Thursday Morning Coffee with my Flyers perusing the ads for the best deals on every day house hold needs. One item in particular that seems to make a regular movement onto my list is Toilet Paper. Yes that household staple, unlike any other supply, it can lead to a … Continue reading Toilet Humor….. It’s a #$@& Chute!

McFrugal’s: a discount paradise!

This past week I had an epically Frugal and very Fantastic shopping adventure in South Vancouver at McFrugals Discount centre! These people know what Frugal is about, I mean Frugal is literally their last name! Yes, you are thinking South Vancouver is far, it's actually quite accessible! The Canada lines Marine Drive Station makes it … Continue reading McFrugal’s: a discount paradise!