Frugal-ista Gift Ideas: Hard to Buy For? 12+ IDEAS

Gift recipient seems to have everything,         need nothing?    I have several friends like that.  So you have to find a gift that’s complementary to something they have … Continue reading

December 22, 2018 · Leave a comment


Not by a long shot. Great Frugalista gifts and bargains, like Santa and the M & Ms, do exist. Black Friday is over, but great savings for holiday gifts can still … Continue reading

November 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

Frugalista Grad Gifts: 8 For Comfort

In Style – in comfort   Feet Don’t Fail Them Now He’ll wear the Rail Austin Buck Shoe  (or similar, suede or leather) works well with suit components, chinos and … Continue reading

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment


I ACKNOWLEDGE YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENT, GRAD – EVEN THOUGH I DON’T EVEN KNOW YOU Many of us get those graduation announcements from relatives with which you have no real relationship. Or, … Continue reading

May 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Frugalista Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: The Pampered Mom

MOMMA NEEDS SOME PAMPERING – NO MATTER WHAT SHE SAYS    Now, the pampering Ma needs may be missing from this page, but these Mother’s Day gift ideas should give you some … Continue reading

May 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Frugalista Mother’s Day Gifts: It Takes All Types

Whether you call her Mom, Mother, Mommy, Ma, Mamma, Madre, Maman, Mere, Haha… …she likely had a profoundly positive effect on you. So, even though the clock is ticking you … Continue reading

May 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Frugalista Gifts: Budget Fashionistas Gotta Have It (Limited time!)

Be a Gift Hero – No armor, hammers or capes necessary The Kate Spade “up to 75% off” Surprise purse/wallet sale takes care of this. These bold and stylish beauties … Continue reading

August 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Frugalista Mother’s Day Gifts: Mother in Motion

Air Mileage Mama Mom have a thing about travel? She might love the ideas below. Certainly they can come in handy for that next adventure. Or, as accessory gift to … Continue reading

May 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

FRUGALISTA GIFTS: Being Fair on Valentine’s Day

Spreading the Love with Valentine Day Gifts What if you, and your gifts, could be altruistic, support free trade, and have a positive eco impact? Valentine gifts like the handcrafted … Continue reading

February 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Frugalista Gifts: Know Who They Are? 2

GIVE THE GIFT THAT FITS YOUR GIFT RECIPIENTS Giving the perfect gift is easier than you think … if you think about it.  Who are they; what do they love/like, need, … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment