DIY Ombre Wooden Colorful Christmas Stockings

This Thursday {November 19th} at any Home Depot across the country you can sign up for a DIH {do it herself} workshop and learn how to make these simple wooden Christmas stockings!  I made mine a little more colorful, and I made my own pattern so they would fit perfectly on my mantle. I'm a little addicted to Photoshop I think. Shhhhh, it's fine, I've embraced my crazy traits.  I almost … [Read more...]

my favorite things giveaway 2015 gift ideas

I don't say something is "my favorite" unless I use it a LOT. All of these items I'm giving away today are actual "FAVORITE" items with a capital F. I love them. I need them. I can't live without them.  I'm a freak. I love cute notebooks and colorful pens. If I'm going to a meeting, ya know all those meetings we go to for PTO, church, and life? I need colorful pens and cute notebooks to write in. I can't live … [Read more...]

kids cleaning kit

This post is sponsored by The Home Depot. All opinions are 100% mine. My four kids don't stand behind ANY brand of cleaning products. They have started to use the excuse..."MOM, I don't know what I'm suppose to use to clean that!"  We buy HDX cleaning supplies all the time. My husband goes to Home Depot almost every day, and I hate going grocery shopping lately. "Oh, we have no food in the house? No problem, … [Read more...]

morning makeup routine HAC tutorial

Hi friends! I'm taking a break from Halloween posts for a minute. Hopefully you don't mind. :)  A bunch of local friends and family have asked me about how I apply Maskcara's HAC {Highlight and Contour} makeup. I've had this idea for a few weeks, but I'll be 100% honest here. I've been NERVOUS to make a video about makeup! I'm definitely not a pro by any means, but I've got my routine down pat after … [Read more...]

Halloween Oreo Pops

Looking for an easy Halloween treat idea? These Halloween Oreo Pops are the perfect dessert. Chocolate covered Oreo cookies on a stick & decorated for Halloween are so fun! Hi everybody! It's Gina from Kleinworth & Co & I'm back today to share with you all a super easy Halloween treat that my kids just love! Halloween Oreo Pops! I shared these a while back on my site, but they are so fun that I just … [Read more...]


Before I get started, I want to mention that I am not sponsored by either Silhouette or Cricut. So, in the spirit of full disclosure, I'm telling you that I got both machines for free. My Silhouette Cameo and my Cricut Explore were given to me for free to use. But as always all opinions are 100% my own.  I think that if I had paid $300 for one machine and had gotten another for free, my opinion could have been … [Read more...]

pumpkin tools every family should own

I have a challenge. I want every family to carve at least 1 pumpkin this year. Are you down? #youcandoit Speaking of hashtags, last year we started the hashtag #carvethatjack. Share your pumpkin carvings with us! We are pumpkin nerds and proud.  Ummm yeah. We are known in our local town as the pumpkin people. It’s pretty embarrassing cool. We've embraced it.  We love Halloween. In fact, the week … [Read more...]

gold foil tutorial with a laminator

Gold foiling is big and although most of my friends don't know this, you can use a regular laminator to create foil projects! I decided after talking to friend after friend after friend who didn't know that a laminator was all you needed to create these fun foil projects, I needed to do a post about it here on All Things Thrifty too.  I promise I will teach you step by step how to create gold foil projects. All … [Read more...]

Kid Friendly Candy Corn Coctail-2

Do you need an easy and inexpensive treat to take to a Halloween party at your child's school or to a Halloween party in your neighborhood? This drink idea is PERFECT!  All you need for this Candy Corn Cooler is four ingredients: Orange Flavored Syrup {affiliate} Pebble Ice Half and Half and Club Soda.  Instructions: Fill your cup about half full with pebble ice. Pour syrup into the … [Read more...]