Thrifted Craft Supplies – Buying Fabric

Crafting can get pretty expensive, my motto is always check your thrift store first. If you don’t succeed at the thrift store then go online and print a coupon for your local craft store. If you don’t need to make the purchase right away then go a step further by waiting for a sale. You […]

DIY – How to Make Almond Milk

Almond milk is one of the great nut milks and is an awesome addition to any smoothie. If you prefer to stay away from the store bought, factory processed nut milks, or you just want to save some coins then you can make your own. Supplies: Blender/food processor Mason Jar for soaking nuts and storage […]

Make Your Own Mason Jar Tumbler Lid – Tutorial

Cheapista is my name and being cheap is my game! I could not imagine paying the price for a mason jar cover with a convenient straw hole. Even the ones that are reasonably priced have a high cost for shipping. That left me on a hunt for a cheaper way to get what I wanted. […]

Cheap Banana Hunt

My family loves bananas! Since I started making green smoothies I tend to discourage the eating of bananas because I want to save them for my smoothies. I’ve never seen banana coupons, so I went on the hunt for some cheap bananas. Here’s my small list that will hopefully grow overtime, then it will be […]

Save a pot today!

I love to thrift shop, go to flea markets and yard sale. To find that special something and get it at a bargain does wonders for my morale. My kitchen is always “in need” of something to help me along my culinary adventures. I enjoy searching for items that appeal to my sense of esthetic. […]