Hi there! It's Rachel from Like a Saturday with you here today! :) Since I was here last, my life has been flipped upside down in the very best of ways! My husband and I have been in the process to adopt for the last several months. Last month we got a surprise call from our agency letting us know that we had been chosen as parents, our daughter had been born, and then 24 hours later we got to meet her! It has been … [Read more...]

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Hello All Things Thrifty friends! It's McKenzie from Girl Loves Glam again and I am bringing you another fabulous hair tutorial. I am a cosmetologist and anytime I work at the salon, I seem to answer the same questions over and over again. One of those questions is, "How do you curl your hair with a flat iron?". Each time, I give them a little demonstration and they are on their way. I realized that there are probably … [Read more...]

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Today I'm helping celebrate something really exciting! If you haven't already heard, Groopdealz is now Eleventh Avenue - and there's SO much to love! Not only are you going to find even better, more fabulous deals at amazingly low prices, but also Eleventh Avenue was created with the social shopper in mind! A handpicked boutique marketplace, dedicated to providing you with a unique and personalized shopping … [Read more...]

This is BEAUTIFUL! Make a DIY etched glass vase in about 20 minutes. Full tutorial by Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body for All Things Thrifty!

Hi thrifty friends!  I am so happy to be back at All Things Thrifty for another contributor post--sooooo excited to be back.  I hope you remember me from my others posts on my DIY "upholstered" chair with fabric and Mod Podge, my DIY Art Canvases and my thrifty Princess Art, but as a reminder, I am Tasha and I blog over at Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body. Today I am going to show you how I made this gorgeous … [Read more...]


Hi, y'all! It's Rachel from Like a Saturday. As always, I'm happy to be back with you! I have been on a major candle kick lately. I think maybe it has been all of the gloomy weather we've been having lately in Texas. When it's grey and chilly outside, I just want to make the house as cozy as possible -- fluffy blankets, a good book and the warm glow of candle light. I'm picky about my candle scents and ingredients, … [Read more...]

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A few days ago, I was distraught. I love rugs, and I want all the rugs in the whole world <--I even wrote a post about it. We just laid wood floors in our home so it opened up so many options.  Too bad some of the rugs cost the same as a small car, right? I can't spend that kind of money one something that my kids will spill on. So I put together a mental criteria for my rug choices: 1. They needed to cost $300 … [Read more...]


Hey everybody, Steph from Crafting in the Rain visiting with another fabulous collection for you today. Valentine's Day is on Saturday this year, making it the perfect time to put together a fun breakfast for everyone in your house. I've listed ideas that are perfect for kids, your sweetheart, or even just a bunch of friends! Valentine Place Setting  ||  Echoes of Laughter Valentine Breakfast Decor  ||  Project … [Read more...]

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We are members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. If you have questions about this, check out my post HERE. Dan {my cute hubby} is the primary chorister which means that for a an hour or so on Sundays he gets to sing primary songs with the kids. After the overwhelming response from sharing Dan's Valentine Primary Chorister idea on Instagram yesterday, we decided to post instructions to help those that … [Read more...]

Five Minute Hair Crossed Over Headband Twists

Hello there! It's McKenzie from Girl Loves Glam here introducing you to another five minute hairstyle! Let's face it, we are all busy. Most of us don't have time to focus on our hair as long as we wish we could. It is important to have some great hairstyles that you can go to easily on the days that you are in a major hurry. This crossed over headband twist hairstyle is one of my favorites for those busy days. This … [Read more...]

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I love these 10 rugs.  Rug #1 Rug#2 Rug #3 Rug #4 Rug #5 Rug #6 Rug #7 Rug #8 Rug #9 Rug #10 Dan isn't the type of husband that just says, "Yes Dear." In fact, when he says those words, it is only to taunt me. He always has an opinion, and most of the time it is appreciated, but at times it is tricky when there are too many opinions if you catch what I'm dropping. As you know, we are almost done with our … [Read more...]