Thanksgiving yarn and hooks giveaway!

not your average crochet

There are so many things to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, even if you’re not celebrating the holiday in the United States.  To demonstrate this, check out this list I found (from itsbubz on Instagram):

Grateful for…

  1.  Early wakeups = children to love
  2. House to clean = safe place to live
  3. Laundry = clothes to wear
  4. Dishes to wash = food to eat
  5. Crumbs under the table = family meals
  6. Grocery shopping = $ to provide for us
  7. Toilets to clean = indoor plumbing
  8. Lots of noise = people in my life
  9. Endless questions about homework = kids’ brains growing
  10. Sore & tired in bed = I’m still alive!


Even though I don’t have kids, this is a great reminder that we can find things to be grateful for in what we usually consider to be unpleasant chores.

In the spirit of spreading thankfulness (which incidentally can also be…

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MAC LIPSTICK GIVEAWAY!!! | One Year Blogging

Hello, lovelies!

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It’s been one year since I started blogging and I thought it would be the perfect time to celebrate with a giveaway!  I have had so much fun here, in my little corner of the internet, over the past year and am so excited to see what the next one brings! 🙂  I’ll be giving away one MAC lipstick of your choice!  This giveaway is international and ends on August 8th, 2015.

I am using rafflecopter to track votes and randomly pick a winner.  As you will see when you click the link to the giveaway, there are optional ways to enter using social media, but they are not required.  All you need to do is be following my blog and leave a comment of the shade you’d like!  If you do choose to use social media, you will just get entered more times into the contest!

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Giveaway!!!! (Read before you Like!)

Makeup On A Tight Budget

Hi guys! It’s giveaway time! I finally hit 200 followers! YAAASSS GAGA! I’ve been planning this giveaway for a while and I have a ton of stuff for you guys. It’s going to be a surprise giveaway but the following brands will be included:


Sonia Kashuk

City Color


Freeman Beauty












Wet n’ Wild


Physicians Formula

You will receive at least one of each brand. All of the items are brand new, never used but they are destash of my collection. As we all know I’m on a tight budget so I couldn’t buy everything so I decided to share my collection with one of you. So here are the rules:

1-This giveaway for US citizens only. I can’t pay for international shipping but if you are international and want to enter, you are more than welcome…

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