Dec 022013
Ziploc Holiday Food Storage Containers Makes Hosting & Food Gifting Easier

Frugality Is Free Disclaimer review only

At our recent holiday party, Ziploc saved my sanity in many ways. I did all of the baking the afternoon before the party, and the 9 1/2 cup large rectangle containers from Ziploc, made preparation and transportation a lot easier. As soon as the cupcakes had cooled down, I could easily move them into the large rectangle containers from Ziploc, and there was even plenty of room in the containers for icing as well.… Read more

Jan 232013
Brother CS6000i Sewing Machine Review - Only $154 (List price $449)

I have always loved to sew, and for many years I managed to get by with a 25+ years old sewing machine, which I had received for free. Last year I finally convinced myself (and my husband) that it would be in our best interest to have an actual working sewing machine in the house, so I started researching for the best price on an easy-t0-use sewing machine that had all of the features I needed. … Read more

Dec 082012
Best Solar Walkway Light From Hammacher Schlemmer Review (Holiday Gift Guide)

solar walkway lightAfter searching for the perfect solar light for our entrance way, I finally found what I was looking for at Hammacher Schlemmer. The Best Solar Walkway Light from Hammacher Schlemmer is just what we needed, and we have been very impressed with the performance of this solar light.

The Hammacher Schlemmer Institute has named this solar walkway light the best in the category, and this is a distinction I can agree with.… Read more

Nov 292012
Curtain & Bath Outlet Shop Review & $25 GC Giveaway (Holiday Gift Guide)

Breezy Point Shower CurtainThere is always someone on the holiday shopping list, who is practically impossible to shop for. There is hope though, because at the Curtain & Bath Outlet Shop, you can create a great gift basket with home decor products, bedding, new towels, bath decor, and if all else fails a gift card to Curtain & Bath Outlet will never disappoint.… Read more

Nov 142012
Casablanca Academy Fan from Capitol Lighting Review (Holiday Gift Guide)

Casablanca Academy Fan

The temperatures and humidity in South Florida have finally reached levels, where our frugal family can comfortably turn off the air conditioner. This cuts the electricity bill in half, and it is nice to finally get some fresh air in the house as well. Thankfully our home is surrounded by big trees, which already give us a lot of protection from the hot South Florida sun.… Read more

Nov 082012
Purex Plus Oxi Review and Giveaway

Purex Plus Oxi As a mom of three I do a lot of laundry, and I try to do it as effectively, efficiently and economically. This is why Purex is one of my favorite brands, because not only is Purex laudry detergent affordable, but it is also innovative, and it understands that doing laundry needs to be simple. The new Triple Action Purex Plus Oxi and Zout Stain Removers, is a stain-fighting liquid detergent, which can be used in both traditional washing machines and high efficiency washers.… Read more

Oct 312012
Mini Donut Maker Kit From Nostalgia Electric's Review & Giveaway (Holiday Gift Guide)

Donut Maker

I love kitchen gadgets, and my kids love it, whenever I make goodies, so I knew that the mini donut maker from Nostalgia Electrics would be a great fit with our frugal family. The Mini Donut Maker Kit from Nostalgia Electrics come with a mini donut maker, a fashionable storage box, a donut holder and a sprinkle container. It also comes with a small handbook, which includes simple to follow instructions as well as several donut recipes.… Read more

Oct 222012
Mini Pizza Pans From For Small Hands Review & Giveaway (Holiday Gift Guide) (US + CAN)

Making pizzas

All three of my boys love helping out in the kitchen, so I am always looking for products that makes cooking for kids easier and fun. The For Small Hands website is booming with great kitchen products for kids, and this holiday season there are lots of great gifts for the youngest members of the family. The personal pizza pan set is one of my family’s favorites, and the kids love making their very own pizzas.… Read more

Oct 172012
SodaStream Home Soda Maker Review & Giveaway (Holiday Gift Guide)

SodaStream soda maker

I have heard about the  SodaStream home soda maker for years, but for some reason, I was hesitant about starting to make my family’s own soda. Then one day I discovered just how the new soda machine in my favorite restaurant worked, and it turned out to be very similar to SodaStream’s method. This new soda machine uses cartridges of soda flavor, which means that the customer can choose between hundreds of flavors, and all of a sudden the SodaStream had a new appeal to me.… Read more

Sep 162012
Soft Scrub Foam or Spray Coupon Giveaway (Win 3 Free Product Coupons)

Soft Scrub cleaner

I have been using Soft Scrub cleaners for years, so when I discovered the new Soft Scrub Foam or Spray  household cleaners, I was eager to give it a try. The Soft Scrub Foam or Spray takes Soft Scrub cleaners to a new level, because it is versatile and can be adjusted to the different cleaning needs around the house.… Read more