thrifting

Have Yourself a Thrifty 4th of July

I went hunting for some patriotic finds at a couple of my favorite thrift stores last week and thought I’d share some ways you could make yours a thrifty 4th of July! Of course you’ll want to start off your Independence Day with a nice cup of Joe in a flag-themed mug. Better yet, carry […]

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Where Thrifty Things Come From

A couple weeks ago we took a family trip to see Chris’ grandparents down in Houston. We usually get to see them at least a couple times a year, but this trip had even more importance than usual. Gram and Pawpie, as we lovingly call them, are both in their 90s and are preparing to […]

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Last Week at the Maker Mama House: Summer is Here!

Skyler’s official last day of school was last Wednesday and we’ve kicked it into high gear for summer! The temperatures are rising down here in South Texas and we’re already looking for ways to cool off (not looking forward to the heat in August). We took advantage of a free day and went to see […]

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