DIY Kitchen Updates on a Budget: Faux Brick Kitchen Backsplash

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As you know I am updating my kitchen while maintaining a VERY tight budget. You can see the painted cabinets and the painted counter tops that i have done so far. Next it was time for the back splash. I loved the idea of painted tiles or bricks so I started experimenting. Painting Faux Bricks […]

DIY Kitchen Updates in a Budget: You CAN Paint Laminate Countertops

Priming The Counters

YES YOU CAN! I read all over the internet and heard experts saying that painting these countertops would not work. I have these ugly formica laminate counter tops that go up the way as a back splash too! UGLY! They came with the house when it was built. I discovered a kit made by the […]

Homemade Chalk Paint (How to)

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I have been so impressed with the chalk paint projects I have seen on pinterest and on many blogs. Centsational Girl did a fabulous post about her Annie Sloan chalk paint transformation. With my bedroom furniture redo on my mind I thought that chalk paint look would be perfect. However I can not pay $39 […]

How to Make Microphone Cupcakes

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  This weekend we did my daughter’s Justin Bieber party. I could not find a musical themed cake that I was happy with. So… I turned to pinterest and discovered it was posible to make cupcakes look like microphones. So I got to work! It is really easy! And it is NOT expensive! If you […]

Fun & Frugal For Kids: Make An R2D2 Bookmark For FUN Reading!

  Hey All! This week on My Frugal Family Fun with Kids post I wanted to share what I think helps my kids want to read. We make our own BookMarks from our favorite Movie and Cartoon Characters like R2D2! This is soooo easy to do and you will have a blast picking characters and […]

Easter Bunny Craft (Cheap, Fun & Easy!)

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Hey All! This week on My Frugal Family Fun with Kids post I wanted to share a fun Easter Bunny Craft since as you know Easter is quickly approaching! All the stores have Easter everything at the moment! So with that my family and I like to make our own little decoration with things around […]

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