New Printable Renee’s Gourmet Coupon

Visit the Simply Frugal SmartSource coupon page to print a new coupon for 41.50 off Renee’s Gourmet salad dressing!

Print your Renee’s Gourmet coupon here.

Limit 2 prints per computer.

Penningtons Flash Of Delight Sale: Buy 1 Get 1 Free!

Today only, take part in the Flash of Delight sale from Penningtons and Buy 1 Get 1 FREE sitewide! How great is that? Perhaps you’ll find some new jeans, blouse or even a jacket for a steal of a deal with this sale.

Shop online at Penningtons here. 

Offer valid February 23, 2017 only. They offer $5.00 flat rate shipping.

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York Photo: 70% off Custom Photo Book, 101 Free Prints and More!

York Photo has got some amazing deals going on! Here are the deals:

Shipping to Canada varies by product.

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Naturalizer Canada: 20% off With Coupon Code

Do you have your eyes on something new from Naturalizer.ca?  Through April 5, you can save 20% off your entire purchase!

Use coupon code:  SPRP20PDC
Expires: April 5, 2017

Click here to shop online at Naturalizer!

Laura.ca: Extra 20% off Sale Items + Free Shipping

Today only, save an extra 20% off already reduced items from Laura.ca and MelanieLyne.com! No coupon code required. You will also receive FREE shipping on your orders all day long!

Shop online at Laura.ca here.
Shop online at MelanieLyne.com here.

Offer valid February 23, 2017 only.

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Chapters Indigo Baby Event: Save 20% off Baby Items

20% off select Baby Brands (Feb 23 - 26)

The Chapters Indigo Baby Event is on now! Save 20% on the best baby brands: The Honest Company, Skip Hop, Aden & Anais and IndigoBaby.

Shop online at Chapters.Indigo.ca now.

Offer ends February 26, 2017.

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Lavish Home 13-Piece Isabella Embroidered Comforter Set 44% off

If you’re looking for a new comforter set, you’ll definitely want to check out this deal! Get the Lavish Home 13-Piece Isabella Embroidered Comforter Set for only $93.12 from Amazon.ca! (reg. $164.99). Here are some details:

  • Over sized and Overfilled Comforter: 92-Inch (W) x 92-Inch (L)
  • Material: 100-Percent Polyester Front; Back and Filling
  • 1 Bed Skirt: 15-Inch D; 2 Shams: 20-Inch x 30-Inch ; 2 Euro Shams: 26-Inch x 26-Inch ; 3 Decorative Pillows
  • 4 Piece Sheet Set: 1 Flat Sheet: 90-Inch (W) x 102-Inch (L); 1 Fitted Sheet: 60-Inch (W) x 80-Inch (L); 12-Inch Pocket (Fits up to 15-Inch Mattress)
  • 2 Queen Pillowcases: 20-Inch x 30-Inch ; Hem: 4-Inch ; Material: 100-Percent Polyester; Curtains pictured not included

Shop online at Amazon.ca here.

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25 New Uses for Old Things

One aspect of the frugal lifestyle is using things you already have on hand, even if they don’t work perfectly for the task. Rather than running to the store to buy something (and most likely spending a ton), you could try improvising using something you already own. It’s amazing how much stuff we already have to work with, once we’re able to train ourselves to stop running to the store for every thing we think we “need”.

In today’s post I hope to help spark creativity and give you new ideas for looking at the things you already own in a new way. With the ultimate goal, of course, making you rethink your normal spending habits.

Is there something you need right now, that you were planning to buy, that you could possibly create a solution for using something you already have?

I rounded up 25 amazing and creative ways to use old things in a new way. I am very inspired by these upcycling ideas, and I hope that you will be too!

  1. Single Earrings used as Push Pins – via Real Simple
  2. Upcycled Crib into an Art Table – via a Little Learning for Two
  3. Cheese Grater as an Earring Holder – via Simply Frugal
  4. Empty DVD Case into a Coloring Kit – via Stacy Vaughn
  5. Rake Wine Glass Holder – via Country Living
  6. Egg Cartons for Ornament Storage – via Apartment Therapy
  7. Empty Pop Boxes into Can Storage – via Then She Made
  8. Cookie Sheet Serving Tray – via Martha Stewart
  9. Cookie Sheet Magnetic Tray – via Fave Crafts
  10. Wooden Crate as decorative Shelving – via Curbly
  11. Upcycled Sweater Pillow – via Infarrantly Creative
  12. Old Drawers into a Book Shelf – via Country Living
  13. Old Door into a Coat Rack  – via Pinterest
  14. Old Nightstand into Kids Work Bench – via The Frugal Granny
  15. Whisk into a Tea Light Holder – via Minha Casa (use with caution!)
  16. Upcycled Books into Shelves – via Real Simple
  17. Altoids Tin into Pin Cushion – via Felt Magnet
  18. Toilet Paper Roll Wall Art – via Imperfectly Perfect
  19. Shutter Magazine Rack – via My Repurposed Life
  20. Rain Gutter Kids Bookshelves – via Sunshine on the Inside
  21. Plastic Spoon Chrysanthemum Mirror – via Addicted 2 Decorating
  22. Mason Jar Herb Garden – via Camille Styles
  23. Wine Cork Bathmat – via Crafty Nest
  24. Upcycled Spoon Ring – via Through the Front Door
  25. Upcycled Blue Jean Tote – via Denim Do Over

Have you ever upcycled or re-purposed anything?  What did you make?  Which of these 25 projects inspires you the most?