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Staycationing: 5 Simple Ideas for a Relaxing Vacation

I think I may have mentioned a time or two (or a dozen) that we spent the last week staycationing. I think our decision to stay home for vacation raised a few eyebrows but for us it was the right … Continue reading

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Frugal Craft: Crochet Doily’s

Note: I am stay-cationing this week with my husband and therefore I am not on the net much… but I did want to share a little mini project idea this week. I have a confession to make, ever since way … Continue reading

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Simple Living: 5 Crafty Items You Already Have On Hand

Creativity doesn’t always require a trip to the craft store for supplies. Here are 5 crafty items you already have on hand. 1) Dryer Lint–At this point you are probably think that Silly Simple has officially lost her mind, or … Continue reading

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Frugal Bread Update: 6 Months Later

It is well documented that making your own baked goods is a great way to save money on groceries. Not only do you save money, but you also get full control over ingredients. With that in mind, a few months … Continue reading

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DIY Easy Gift Bags or Favor Bags for your next party!

I referred a while ago to my desire to try out this project–I just love the idea of creating gift wrap from things I already have on hand. However, when it came time to actually do the project I was … Continue reading

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Reupholstery Dreaming

I thought that today I would share one of my dreams with you, you see I have this chair… It is a very pretty chair, ok not really, but I see the potential. This chair is a hand-me-down from my … Continue reading

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Silly Simple Camping–5 Tips for Beginner Campers

This past weekend I had a great opportunity to go camping.  Here in the mid-Atlantic states we have had almost constant rain for the last three weeks or so– so I was super excited when the thunderstorm clouds broke and … Continue reading

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Simple Living: A Clutter Free Office

Mr. Silly Simple, here. My wife is out of town for a wedding this weekend, and I’ve volunteered to write some content for her while she is away. My wife and I are actually on the same page when it … Continue reading

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Keeping it Simple…

Editor’s note:  This is a recurring Wednesday segment on SillySimple where we can ground ourselves in the simple solution to everyday life. In the name of keeping it simple for the 3rd Wednesday in July… It’s okay to have stir-fry … Continue reading

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Frugal Gardening 101: 5 Things to do with Extra Food

Along with gardening, one of the things that has really captured my interest lately has been preserving food for later. In summer, there are so many great vegetable and fruits available fresh and locally for cheap there has to be … Continue reading

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