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    Fall Decor That Won’t Break the Bank

    I love decorating for the holidays! As a little girl it was always one of the things I looked forward to the most when fall and winter rolled around. This year I’m extra excited for the holidays because it’s the first time I have my own home to decorate. I was counting down the days for fall to officially begin so I could start putting up decorations. However, I quickly realized I didn’t have many decorations of my own and didn’t want to go spend tons of money on seasonal decor. I made a few trips to Dollar Tree, Target and T.J. Maxx and was able to pull together a…

  • Cooking

    Fast and Cheap Parmesan Truffle Fries

    When I first tried truffle fries almost 8 years ago I was in love! They had such a rich flavor and aroma that I would order them everywhere. Like most fads though I grew tired of them and their hefty price tag. Recently though I tasted a white truffle oil at the farmer’s market and felt inspired so I purchased the bottle and got to cooking (no really, I made these that same day). These came out great and affordable! A bottle of truffle oil will set you back $15-20, I know what you’re thinking “Jackie, that’s a lot of money for a specialty oil” but hear me out, this…