Aside from frequenting my local dollar store every other day, I really like checking out the deals at Ralphs. As I was walking back to my car from my local Ralphs today, I felt like a winner! I just bought like…$15-20 worth of meat for the discounted price of $6!! Let me break that shiz … More Tips for Saving Money at Ralphs
So ya’ll already know that I’m obsessed with dollar stores, but I’m GOING CRAZY right now. INSANE. For those of you who live in Los Angeles, JJ Bargain on 3rd and Vermont is having a sale right now. I think it might be a July 4th blowout sale (lol). Anyways, here are some of the … More Homegirl Goes to JJ Bargain
Have you ever sat down with your bagel and cream cheese during breakfast time and realized…I can’t finish this, it’s too heavy in my belly, or…this could be crunchier? Well. I recently learned a way to prepare my bagel differently. I personally think it’s pretty ingenious, a great way to cut calories (not that I … More How to Eat a Bagel – Homegirl Style!
Making the decision between fixing your car by yourself vs. going to a professional may seem like absolute stressballs to someone who doesn’t know about cars. However, after going through my own car troubles, I realized this. Body shops are all businesses trying to take your money! All of them! If you can find a … More Is Going to a Body Shop Worth It?
I just wanted to share this meal that I had the other night. Made by Clemmy because he’s clearly the one in this relationship who knows how to cook. Just kidding. Momma (me, not my mom) can cook too – but not this particular meal. I know it doesn’t look too appetizing off the bat, but don’t … More Making Steak and Eggs for Under $3
So…I’m not sure if the landlords were OK with us doing this, but uh…we kind of re-painted the kitchen cabinets. Personally, I think it’s way better than before, but let me start from the beginning. We knew immediately upon seeing the kitchen cabinets that we were going to re-paint it. After much debate between cream, mahogany, … More Homegirl Paints Kitchen Cabinets Black
Honestly, I’ve never really stepped into a dollar store until I started dating my boyfriend. Let me just say…this dude is fru-gal. FROO. GULL. It sounds like I’m making fun of him, but it’s actually out of respect *insert silly face here.* I finally met my match when it comes to being super cheap. Anyways, … More Best Deals at ‘The Dollar Store’
This is the first time I’ve rented an apartment that comes with no refrigerator, and since this is my first apartment that I can call my own…I need a kick-ass fridge. I actually don’t care about what the fridge looks like…as long as it works and it’s in decent condition. I’m too lazy and weak … More Buying the Right Refrigerator
I want to talk about how I don’t have any fudging electricity right now. Turns out, you need to have this stuff prepared a few days to a week prior to moving into a new place (womp, womp). Anyways, I moved into my new apartment this past weekend, and I love, love, love it! Unfortunately, … More Homegirl Living With No Electricity