6 Easy-to-Grow Herbs That Will Have You Saving in Style


When it comes to pinching pennies, if you can do it yourself, you should. We all know this. However, time is frequently a pretty big factor in whether or not the DIY approach is really an option. Herbs are one of those places that many folks feel it’s easier just to buy at the grocery…. [Continue Reading]

Tress Passes: How to Have Great Hair for Less

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Whether you’re a permanent road warrior or dealing with long daily commutes followed by evening business dinners, chances are your hair takes a beating on a regular basis. Keeping it coiffed and in great condition via standard salon visits can add up to big bucks. But many salons use salon software that lets them keep… [Continue Reading]

Nail Care Tips for the Cheap and Lazy

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Whether you need to have your nails looking great for professional reasons, or are seeking a more glamorous look for your own personal enjoyment, manicures and pedicures can end up costing you major bucks on a long term basis. My top four tips for keeping nail care costs under control? BYO (Buy Your Own) Tools… [Continue Reading]

Looking for Good Mineral Makeup? A Mineral Hygienics Review and Commentary

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Good mineral makeup is worth its weight (or more) in gold. It provides chemical-free coverage, comes with a built-in SPF and actually looks natural as opposed to other cosmetic products that just say they do. I wanted to do a Mineral Hygienics review after hearing about their products, as they have no bismuth oxychloride (which… [Continue Reading]

Extreme Budget Tip: Spray Conditioning Treatment

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  Flickr Photo Credit: Horrible Cherry I found this idea at http://www.stretcher.com . We’ve been using it on our around the world trip and it works great!