One Day In Croatia

During my seven day Adriatic-Greece cruise from Venice, the Norwegian Jade dropped us off at Dubrovnik, Croatia. Honestly, I actually binged watch the Game of Thrones on the plane ride in anticipation of this visit. I was hooked on the series! The Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola For the fans of the Game of… Continue reading One Day In Croatia

Low Waste Holiday Checklist

I discovered this lovely graphic by PlantedInTheWoods…. this is such a lovely reminder. Remember it’s not about shaming ourselves or others around us. Too often I heard people around me making fun or laughing at others when they purchased something that wasn’t zero waste, even though that person normally tried to be…. Like Anne Marie… Continue reading Low Waste Holiday Checklist

Vendor Feature: Silver Shea Designs

This is my new necklace by Silver Shea! Recently, I won her giveaway, so I wanted to interview her. 1)Who are you? My name is Christina Patton! I am a wife to the best kind of man!! We have been married for nearly 11 years. We are best friends and business partners, we have a… Continue reading Vendor Feature: Silver Shea Designs

Growing Up Frugal (Part 2): As An University Student

University life was the start of my true adult life. I was working part-time and studying full-time. My parents started saving money since I was very little for my post-secondary education, so I didn’t have a student loan like some of my friends. Continuing to stay at home helped me save a lot of money,… Continue reading Growing Up Frugal (Part 2): As An University Student

Reblog Feature: Make A Gift Day (Time To Make One Today)

Did you know that each December 3 is Make A Gift Day? This unofficial fun holiday reminds us that handmade presents are excellent ways to add some personal touches and save some money too! As I mentioned before, I made most of my presents by hand. As an adult, I would shop for great deals… Continue reading Reblog Feature: Make A Gift Day (Time To Make One Today)

Product Review: MIBA, A Korean Brand

My friend knew that I love to try out Korean beauty brands, so she thought that I would enjoy these items by MIBA. “MIBA is a South Korean brand dedicated to promote the importance of minerals which our body needs such as Calcium. It makes use of calcium as a mineral in their product to… Continue reading Product Review: MIBA, A Korean Brand

Growing Up Frugal (Part 1)

My Childhood Growing up in an immigrant family, I had all the basics that a child needed…. A roof over my head, warm clothes, food in my belly and some toys, so I was pretty satisfied with my childhood. No, I didn’t have any of the fancy toys, clothes or trips that my friends or… Continue reading Growing Up Frugal (Part 1)