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Marlene Alexander

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Find of the Week:

Nobody wants to think about spring cleaning but if we've got to do it, we might as well have good tools for the jobs at hand. This telescoping squeegee has a sturdy metal pole that will extend from 28 - 47 inches. It cost $3 at Dollarama and is perfect for most of the window washing that needs doing this time of year.

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Quick Tip:

Rotate the accessories you already own seasonally instead of buying new ones. It will keep your rooms looking fresh and save you money.

See past Quick Tips here.

Contact Marlene  Found something exciting at the dollar store? Got a beef with a dollar store item? Have a great idea for a dollar store craft? I love to hear from my readers!


May Features: 


Most mothers crave thoughtful gestures rather than grand ones. Here are three ideas from the dollar store that cost $10 or less to put together. Use them as a guide for giving your mom or grandmother something unique and personal for Mother's Day. 

Read Mom Moments for the full article.



New! Thereís something about spring that makes many of us want to refresh our own nests along with our feathered friends. So letís shake off the winter wearies and see what we can come up with. Most of these ideas could easily take you right through to the end of summer.

Read Dress Your Home for Spring  for the full article.


Need some art for bare walls? Here are five fun and  frugal ideas to try using greeting cards, digital photos and old postcards.

Read Fit to Frame to see them all.












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