An Update On What’s Been Going On Around Here

Santa Monica Pier

"There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder." Ronald ReaganIf you've been following Cleverly Simple for awhile you already know that things have changed a bit around here over the last year. I'm no longer sharing 10 different … [Read more...]

DIY Gift Idea : Flour & Sugar Containers

DIY flour canisters frugal to make

Over the next few week's I'll be sharing some simple DIY Mother's Day gift ideas with you!  I'm of the mindset that anyone can DIY.  You don't have to feel like you're super creative.  With so many wonderful tools out there today, there's some great ways to put thought into a gift you've made … [Read more...]

Four Ingredient Frozen Lemon Cream Dessert

frozen lemon cream dessert

This time of year I just want something fresh and light when it comes to dinner and dessert.  The weather is starting to warm up and something with lemon sounded delicious!  I also thought I would try this recipe because of the fact that it only has four ingredients.  Four ingredients!  That really … [Read more...]

This Week’s 20 FREE Items For You

Big list of Free items

Today's FREEbies are brought to you by Savings Lifestyle.  Check out the gourmet salt blend sample and the Bedtime Little bear book.  They're my favs!Gourmet Seasoned Salt Blend SampleThe Perfect Pie: A Handbook for Pie Lovers by Dennis WeaverBedtime Little Bear by John LancerBan … [Read more...]

Follow Our Thrift >>>> Week 16

follow our thrift week 16 top 5

Tips to Help Your Family Finances : Beauty and Bedlam10 Ways Thrifty People Save Money On Organics : Snail Pace TransformationsHow to Reduce Your Electric Bill : CNY Extreme Couponing10 Paper Products To Avoid : Family Balance SheetCopycat Caramel Frappuccino Recipe : Everyday … [Read more...]

Pretzel M&M’s Cookies Recipe

MMs cookie recipe

Wondering what to do with all those glorious pretzel M&Ms?  You know I have a weakness for chocolate covered pretzels and so it should come as no surprise that a pretzel M&Ms cookie recipe would be one that gets me excited for dessert!  If you're not a fan of the pretzel M&Ms this recipe … [Read more...]

JCPenney : $10 OFF $25 Printable Coupon

JCPenney Sale

I've got a great JCPenney coupon for you!  And this deal is valid through April 19th!  I love when a sale gives you some time to get in store or pick out what you really want online.  That being said, things will be picked over by then as well - so shop when you can!  JCPenney right now has a $10 … [Read more...]

Easy Freezer Cooking Recipe : Chicken Tetrazzini

recipe chicken tetrazzini

Hello there!  Are you looking for more freezer cooking inspiration?  You know I love a good freezer cooking meal like the one I shared here and this one I shared here.  Today, I want to share one of my all time favorites, an easy chicken tetrazzini recipe that will serve a crowd.  This recipe can be … [Read more...]

Easter Muddy Buddies Recipe

table placement easter muddy buddies recipe

One thing I love about any holiday, is that you can take the theme and add it to your favorite recipes.  Muddy Buddies are a big hit in our home.  That is, with all of us except for the four year old who doesn't like chocolate.  What is up with that?  The more for us?This Muddy Buddies recipe … [Read more...]

Snapfish : 100 FREE Prints Each Month For A Year!

snapfish free photos from app

Good news! Now through April 30th, you can download the FREE Snapfish app via Google Play or Itunes to get 100 FREE 4x6 prints for the next 12 months! That's 1,000 FREE prints this year! The credit for each 100 FREE prints will be aded to your account each month.Download the Snapfish app by … [Read more...]