Frugal Fall Decorating: Lady and Gent Scarecrows

My daughter has been very interested in the seasons this year. She was aware of summer, as anyone would be in Texas. We told her it is now fall and that the leaves change, the weather gets cooler, halloween is soon to come, and pumpkins come into the store and in our food. Scarecrows started…

Frugal Fall Decorating: Little Pumpkin Mantel (Goodwill Find)

I definitely am excited about fall, perhaps like never before. (I know I say that every post these days.) Living here in Austin, the weather just gets gorgeous. And the winter squashes come into the markets and the whole town comes alive anew after hibernating for a good part of the summer. And! I have…