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Cleverly Simple TOP TEN of 2014

Cleverly Simple Top Ten 2014

Hi all!  I want to say THANK YOU for another fun year here on Cleverly Simple.  As I look back on 2014, I wonder where did the time go?  I've switched things up a bit on you this year, and you stayed around.  Thank you for that.  I know that what I get to do, is because of you.  Because without you, … [Read more...]

Staycation : Enjoy Columbus, Ohio on a Budget

Columbus Staycation Ideas Budget

If you're looking to spend your time in Columbus, Ohio this summer as a staycation then you will want to check out this list of things to do.  I am amazed at how many free and inexpensive things there are to do around Central Ohio.  Whether you want an adventure for the kids, or want to catch a … [Read more...]

Follow Our Thrift >>>> Week 12

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DIY Shelves :: Save The Family MoneyCrockpot Chicken Pot Pie :: Eating On A DimeWhat To Plant When Chart :: Saving Dollars And SenseHomemade Granite Countertop Cleaner Recipe :: Passion For SavingsFrugal Slumber Party Ideas :: Passionate Penny PincherI’m so excited to share … [Read more...]

Follow Our Thrift >>>> Week 6

Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies

Last week's Follow Our Thrift was a hit!  I decided to highlight some great Valentine's Day ideas for you this week.  Who doesn't want to save money on this fun and romantic holiday!?  Don't forget to scroll down to the bottom to see all the ideas that are added today.  And stop by later as well, as … [Read more...]

Follow Our Thrift >>>> Week 5

Thrifty Ideas

Last week on Follow Our Thrift, we had some fabulous ideas!  There were so many it was hard to narrow it down, but I'm sharing some of my favorites below.Valentine Recycled Hearts :: Saving The Family Money Chicken Pot Pie Soup :: Frugal Family Home How To Make Your Own Diaper Rash Cream :: … [Read more...]

Follow Our Thrift >>>> Week 4

Thrifty Ideas Week 4

Here's my favorite thrifty ideas from last week!How to Make Homemade Butter : Crazy Coupon Girl Frugal DIY Valentine's Day Centerpiece : Stretching A Buck Blog Slow Cooker Smore's Cake :: Pink Coupon Cafe DIY Pallet Wall Shelf :: Thriftily Domestic DIY Valentine's Day Wreath :: Joy In These … [Read more...]

Follow Our Thrift >>>> Week 3

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I’m so excited to share with you our third week with Follow our Thrift and today we are linking up to more awesome blogs to help you save money this year.I have joined forces with 3 other amazing bloggers to bring you the BEST DIY projects, delicious recipes, frugal tips to you every week (on … [Read more...]

Follow Our Thrift >>>> Week 2


It's our second week of Follow Our Thrift!  Are you excited to see what thrifty ideas we've come up with to inspire you?  Not only that, but this week we've opened up to you!I have joined forces with 3 other amazing bloggers to bring you the BEST DIY projects, delicious recipes, frugal tips to … [Read more...]

Your 10 Favorite Posts of 2013

your favorites

Happy New Year - a day late.  I thought it would be fun to list the top 10 posts of 2013 here on Cleverly Simple.  These 10 posts received the most traffic this year from you!  And what a year it has been!  I'm looking forward to more recipes, DIY and savings to share with you!10. … [Read more...]