#PattyStyle Patty Burger Now Open in Lake Orion

I was offered a complimentary burger tasting. All opinions are my own. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. When I make my way to a favorite place (Great Lakes Crossing mall, the largest outlet mall in all of Michigan), I now know a tasty place to have a real meal that is… Read more »

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Travel Essentials to avoid 3-1-1

This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. I recently took a 5 day vacation to Las Vegas & I (barely!) was able to fit it all into my carry on suitcase + my “personal” item! My few liquids were bulging my little quart Ziploc baggie by just having liquid… Read more »

So Much for November @ Initials, Inc.

This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. You can shop all of these frugal & awesome Christmas 2017 gifts here.             

Sharing w/ Elephants @ Ivory Ella

This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. Ivory Ella is a brand you can feel good supporting! It was founded on the principle of living a life devoted to saving animals, helping others, and doing everything you can to support your community. Ten percent of the brand’s profits… Read more »

Gobsmacked (play) (tickets) GIVEAWAY #Detroit

I am super excited to help promote GOBSMACKED! the latest sensation from the UK. Think Pitch Perfect meets live stage – GOBSMACKED! is the next-generation cappella show that redefines the limits of the human voice. The show features beatboxing world champ, Ball-Zee and other world-class vocalists. Through just their voices, they weave stories through all… Read more »

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Stockpiling Made Easy, Right at Your Fingertips

This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. As the days get shorter and it gets darker sooner, simplify your life by stocking up on the essentials to keep your household running. With upcoming holidays, busy kids after school, and weekend commitments, the fall is the perfect time to… Read more »

Custom Signs at The Barn

I was offered a complimentary sign making class. All opinions are my own. I took a Painting with a Twist class about a year ago with a few friends & it was not very fun for me. I am not very artistic free-handed & I threw my painting away after I got home. That is certainly… Read more »

Giving Back w/ Fashion

This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. This summer & now into the fall I have seen & felt many feelings about life events in general (like the hurricanes) & I have faced some personally-touched points. I’m glad I have found 1 more way that I can wear the… Read more »

Frugal Stocking Stuffers @ Dollar Tree

This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. I know it is (not yet) Halloween time & I’m sure Christmas is 1 of the farthest things from your mind, but to me it is quite the opposite. Usually most years I am finished with my Christmas shopping by 10/31…. Read more »

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Shop Costumes For Kids Of All Ages From Personalization Universe

This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. From spooky and silly to trendy and iconic, Personalization Universe has a costume for kids of all ages. Save 20% off all costumes from 10/9-10/16 with code HALLOWEEN20! Here are a few of our favorite picks for kids, infants, and toddlers…. Read more »

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  • Paws for Life is Turning 10!

    Paws for Life is turning 10 years old this year! You’re invited to celebrate with us at the 2017 “Paws in the Park” dog walk, family picnic & alumni reunion in Dodge Park, Sterling Heights, on Sunday, August 13, 2017, from noon to 4 p.m. $12/person and this event is free for dogs and children… Read more »

  • Gifts in a Jar

    This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. I’m gradually burning this candle down to get it ready for a Christmas gift. Why would you re-gift a burnt candle!? Oh the horror! Nope. Candle jars just like this are cutie for adding a little label & making a fun… Read more »

  • Host a Party that Looks Like a Million Bucks

    This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. Do you want that million dollar look but don’t want to spend a fortune? Then Dollar Tree is the place for you! Check out the below photographs. The products featured here are all from Dollar Tree. Put it all together with a… Read more »

  • Why I love Norwex

    This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. I decided to have a Norwex Virtual Party as my next Bonny Buckner Boutique event for a few reasons. Mainly….honestly, we are all strewn all over in the midst of summer vacations & busy-ness, soaking in the few summer rays we… Read more »

  • #FREE #GWP @ Julep

    This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. Think of your gift giving needs for all occasions & holidays to come for the rest of 2017. Stock up on your summer beauty essentials and grab our travel-ready cosmetic bag. A $30 value. GWP – Free Lilac Cosmetic Bag with… Read more »

  • Frugal Fashion Finds This Week

    This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. I love the casual, comfy, & fun looks of the casual clothing companies but sometimes the price stickers are really hard for me to justify as a frugal finance girl that also wears a uniform 5 of the 7 days per… Read more »

  • #NoodlesTasting #4

    I was offered a complimentary noodles tasting. All opinions are my own. You can read about my other Noodles & Company trips here, here, & here. I was very honored that Noodles & Company invited a few of us Detroiter bloggers to enjoy the new classics on the summer menu. We started off with salad… Read more »

  • Extra $ Bonus + Extra Sparklie Treats w/ Stella & Dot

    I was compensated for this post & this post contains affiliate links. I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. Have you been looking for a way to bring in more income from home that also shares your love of… Read more »

  • Fresh Faced Father’s Day

    This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. Dad has enough ties. Give Dad the gift of true clean & refreshed skin. I have been using a konjac sponge on my face lately myself & my skin really is quite a bit softer. Shop the new men’s skincare line @ Julep &… Read more »

  • Create the Perfect Package with Bags & Bows

    This post contains affiliate links. You can read more about my affiliate policies here. A gift is not complete without that finishing fancy wrapped touch around the outside. Bags & Bows has so many items to fit every gift-giving holiday & occasion. These are also an easy way for business owners to jazz up their… Read more »