Valentine’s Day Recipes

If food is your love language, these Valentine’s Day-inspired recipes are the perfect treat for you and your someone (or someones) special to celebrate the love this year. They’re perfectly festive with their pink and red colors and sweet, tasty flavors. See our Valentine’s Day recipes below. Strawberry Crunch Tres Leches Cake This strawberry crunchContinue reading “Valentine’s Day Recipes”

Valentine’s Day Goody Bags

Cupid is polishing his bow and sharpening his arrows and getting ready to spread some love! We’re getting in on the fun with our own Valentine’s Day cheer – these DIY goody bags are a great alternative to plain old Valentine’s Day cards in your kiddo’s classroom, but they’re also perfect for sharing a littleContinue reading “Valentine’s Day Goody Bags”

Valentine’s Day Gift Guides 2023

Valentine’s Day is coming up soon and if you’re shopping for the perfect gift for that special someone, we’re here to help! This is a day to show your adoration and appreciation for your loved ones, and a thoughtful gift can really make someone’s day. You don’t have to go overboard, and you don’t haveContinue reading “Valentine’s Day Gift Guides 2023”

Valentine’s Day Decor from Target

Okay seriously, what would we do without Target? This favorite retailer hits the spot every time without doing too much damage to our bank accounts…as long as we exhibit a tiny bit of self-control. Whether we’re looking for something for a little home refresh or unique and classy holiday decor, Target always has what weContinue reading “Valentine’s Day Decor from Target”

Pantone Color of the Year 2023: Viva Magenta

The Pantone Color of the Year for 2023 is Viva Magenta: an exuberant shade of fuchsia that calls to mind fearlessness, strength, and bravery. This stunning hue mixes warm and cool tones for the perfect balance of bright and bold. Keep touches of it throughout your home or add into your wardrobe and daily beautyContinue reading “Pantone Color of the Year 2023: Viva Magenta”

The Year in Review – 2022

2022 is coming to a close and we cannot believe how quickly this year has gone by. We accomplished a lot over the past twelve months, and we are so grateful for all of you who have supported us and followed along on the journey! We’re taking a look back at the highlights of thisContinue reading “The Year in Review – 2022”

Frugal & Thriving Favorite Holiday Gifts

At Frugal and Thriving, our mission is to bring you the best finds in fashion, beauty, home decor, and so much more for prices that won’t break the bank! We promote only products that we love that we know you’ll love too. Our post series, Frugal and Thriving Favorites, highlights some of our top recentContinue reading “Frugal & Thriving Favorite Holiday Gifts”

Christmas Eve Traditions

It’s the final countdown to Christmas and as we approach Christmas Eve, the excitement and anticipation are as palpable as ever! The elves are wrapping the last gifts and loading Santa’s sleigh, and the reindeer are warming up their legs for the long journey ahead. While the North Pole is in full swing, Kristy’s familyContinue reading “Christmas Eve Traditions”

Holiday Cookie Recipes

The holidays are definitely a great excuse to treat yo self, and that includes indulging on the sweets! Whether you’ve got a holiday party with friends or family, showing up with some delicious cookies in hand is sure to make you the guest of honor. Kristy spent some serious time baking treats for her wholeContinue reading “Holiday Cookie Recipes”

Last-Minute Holiday Decor from Amazon

It’s not too late to deck the halls!! If you’re hosting this holiday season but feel like you could use just a few more things to make your home more festive, Amazon has got you covered! These last-minute holiday decor items are gorgeous, inexpensive, and sure to bring the Christmas cheer! See our roundup ofContinue reading “Last-Minute Holiday Decor from Amazon”