Here’s a fantastic way to recycle your child’s pajamas!

pjsAre you looking for a fantastic way to recycle your child’s pajamas?  With cooler temperatures arriving in just a few weeks not every little one has what need this fall & winter.

A  few weeks ago while walking through a street fair a kind woman stopped us to give Little Pumpkin Doodle and I a bag full of goodies. The volunteer was from Leez PJ’s 4 Kids– a non-profit that collects pajamas for kids in need that are homeless or in foster care. [Read more…]

Fun in the Flower Fields


Yesterday we went the Carlsbad Flower Fields to visit the beautiful gardens featuring Ranunculus. I’m obviously not a photographer, so the photos don’t do the flower fields justice. Little Pumpkin Doodle was so happy, not only did she get to see the flowers, but we took a wagon tractor tour (tractors are LPD’s favorite all terrain vehicle) provided by the Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum. For those of you that live in San Diego or plan on visiting, the Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum is a lot of fun for the little ones! [Read more…]

Fashion Frugal Friday

Happy Friday! For those or those of you that have been reading, you know that I spent some time in Oregon and was thrilled by all the resale stores. If this is your first time stopping by, Fashion “Frugal” Fridays is where I show you how I save money and still clothe my family by learning to Recycle, Reduce, and Reuse..

Here’s what I found for Little Pumpkin Doodle during my stay.

The coral dress is Cherokee and is big for LPD, but should be perfect for next summer. It was $3.00 bucks in perfect condition.

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