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DIY: Dollar-Store Decor

$3 to make three hanging pom-poms, DIY-style. I’m […]

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DIY: Five Easy Bottle Cap Crafts

Rat Fink Bottle Cap Charm by VixenVendetta

It makes sense that the DIY-ers and the Environmentalists get along – both are founded on a founding

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Why painting your bedroom wall black can save you from contact dermatitis.

First, if you actually suspect you have contact dermatitis, stop reading. Don’t pick up a paintbrush. Seek medical attention. Thank you. But if allergic skin rashes are more of

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Broke-Ass Decorating: Kitchen Organization

After stuffing far too many whisks and strainers and spoons in recycled takeout containers, I realized that a new organization method in my 2x2 kitchen might be appropriate.

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Twitter: ‘Tweet, Tweet’ or ‘Cheap, Cheap’?

What's worse than being broke? Being broke and lazy. Sure, you could walk three extra blocks to the slightly cheaper bodega or put in five minutes of Yelping

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The Heat is a-Comin’! Broke-Ass Summer Solutions

If this past week is any indication, the heat is a-comin' and, going into my second New York City Summer, I'm reminded of a few things. I desperately need

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Broke-Ass Brews: Put Your Iced Coffee in Beer Bottles

If you're like me, the snooze button on your alarm clock is not optional, it's necessary.  Only a minor detail of my unhealthy sleep patterns includes my 49

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DIY Bath Caddy

My house was built over a hundred years ago, and my bathroom is…not large and by that I mean it's slightly larger than closet sized. There is very

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How to have an epic Broke-Ass Valentine’s Day

This awesome card is from here.

They say that Valentine's Day started to celebrate Saint Valentine of Rome, martyred in 269 AD, then

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DIY: Hair Flowers

At my last job, one of my bosses was a woman who played in a band, dressed in a rockabilly style, and wore flowers in her hair every