New Name & New Look:

Hey NaturalThrifters! I've got a new name and a new design for the site. Just in case you weren't sure that this is still the home for Crystal Collins, aka "The Thrifty Mama," don't stress. It's still me, but with a fresh, new look. Watch the vid below for a message from me. Hope you [...]

By |2014-01-06T05:04:35-04:00January 6th, 2014|Frugal Living|7 Comments

DIY Holiday Gift Ideas

The Holidays can be expensive (that's a huge understatement). It's easy to get sucked in to the spending spree, but for good reason. It's Because it feels GOOD to give to people. Gift-giving really can be so much more satisfying than receiving - that's not just "something they say". Yet we can't always afford the [...]

By |2014-01-06T04:45:14-04:00December 18th, 2013|Frugal Living|0 Comments

Grocery Savings App FAVADO is finally here!!!!

Grocery Savings App FAVADO The grocery savings app is finally here! It's the app that allows you to save 50-70% on your grocery bill each week! Now, before I tell you all about it, go ahead and get signed up for an account: 1. Sign up for Favado here (if you do this first, it [...]

By |2013-12-23T00:05:29-04:00October 15th, 2013|Frugal Living|0 Comments

Clark Howard Book Living Large for the Long Haul: 5 mind-blowing tips to save you money! {GIVEAWAY}

It's not often that I enjoy a good "financially-focused" book. Most of the books out there contain no new information than what I can already find searching online. But this is not the case with Clark Howard's new book, Living Large for the Long Haul. Clark Howard is the host of the Clark Howard Show, [...]

By |2013-12-02T02:17:35-04:00August 29th, 2013|Finance, Frugal Living|2 Comments

Summer Camping Checklist

Are you heading out camping this Summer? One of the things that I really like to do with the family is to hit the road with some stops along the way at campgrounds. You can find campgrounds in your area and across the nation at It usually only costs between $10-$20 to stay each [...]

By |2013-12-02T02:49:16-04:00June 12th, 2013|Frugal Living|3 Comments
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