The Frugalista Files, Florida Tourism Style!

by frugalista on February 27, 2012

I have fantastic news! I did a video for Visit Florida, the Sunshine State’s tourism website! The Sunshine State is ready to share its frugal and fabulous offerings with the WORLD! Of course, you know I’m all on it!! Please watch the video, like it on the website and on your Facebook pages. Tweet it […]

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So, my life is a little busy these days. Between freelance writing and picking up a new client, I haven’t had a lot of time to think. I make it a point to preserve the fabulous in my life. All work and no play makes for a very grumpy Natalie. I made plans to meet […]

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Seven Ways to Get in Shape Without Breaking the Bank

January 1, 2014

Happy New Year! If you’re like me, you are looking for ways to de-pudge. I got my dear friend, Cheryl Grant, an editor at Glamour magazine and fit chick to write a post on how we can get fit and fabulous on the frugalista tip! Enjoy! Seven Ways to Get In Shape Without Breaking the […]

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Being Mary Jane Holiday Glam Tour

December 27, 2013

Great news! I’m a beauty ambassador the “Being Mary Jane” Holiday Glam Tour that hits South Florida on Jan. 3! If you’re in town that day, please stop by the Westfield Broward Mall (8000 West Broward Blvd., Plantation, Fla.) and say, “Hi!” to me! From noon to 8 p.m. the “Glam Tour” will be in […]

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How Google Saved My Family at Least $150

December 26, 2013

My mother’s flatscreen television is her pride and joy. I know she loves and cares for me, but her flatscreen has less mouth than I do and about the same amount of curb appeal. After owning it for fewer than two years, it stopped working. The screen wouldn’t light up. It made a clicking noise […]

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DSW Shoe Hook Up Winners

December 24, 2013

Merry Christmas! I hosted a giveaway with DSW earlier this month and I’m so happy to announce the winners! I’m also honored that so many people entered the contest. I’m really happy that DSW selected me and 49 other bloggers to bring a little shoe cheer to you all for the holidays! I’m giving a […]

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Worth a Look: Aio Wireless

December 23, 2013

When I think of pre-paid wireless, visions of crowded stores filled with irate customers and annoyingly flirtatious service reps dance in my head. It’s not pretty. So, when I was approached to checkout Aio Wireless, a new kid on the block (launched in May) in the pre-paid cellular game, I was pleasantly surprised. If MetroPCs’ […]

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Affordable Entertaining During the Holidays: Host a Drunch

December 16, 2013

Hey, Fruggies! No, there’s not a typo in that headline. I recently wrote an article for The Mint Grad on ways to save money during the holidays. One way to save on entertaining is hosting a drunch – a mixture of brunch and dinner. Get it? Dinner + brunch = drunch. Breakfast foods are often […]

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DSW SHOE GIVEAWAY!

December 14, 2013

Weee! It’s here! TheFrugalista.com and DSW are giving away five $50 giftcards to DSW to five lucky winners! Another five winners will get the book “Do You Speak Shoe Lover?” The contest starts today and ends on Dec. 17. I will announce the randomly selected winners on Dec. 18. Here’s a link to a shoe […]

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#DSW SHOE REVIEW + GIVEAWAY ALERT

December 13, 2013

Hey Babes! I’m doing a fabulous DSW shoe giveaway tomorrow and I couldn’t be more excited! In anticipation of the #dswshoehookup giveaway, here’s my review of a pair of combat boots gifted to me by DSW – The Madden Girl Gamer. Since the summer, I’ve wanted a pair of combats boots. All of the urban […]

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DSW Shoe Hook Up!

December 4, 2013

Hey Frugs! I have some free shoes for some lucky readers! Starting tomorrow, DSW is giving away 250 pairs of shoes and 250 copies of the book “Do You Speak Shoe Lover?” DSW has partnered with TheFrugalista.com and 49 other blogs for this DSW Shoe Hook Up (#dswshoehookup) giveaway. Because sharing is caring, I’m giving […]

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