Reese’s S’Mores! {plus more S’Mores Recipes!}

Reeses Smores

Reese's S'mores?!?  Why yes... yes, please! I knew when I saw these Reese's Smores over at Simple Girl, that I needed some. It was no laughing matter... these had to be added to the camping and summer dessert menus!  Give them a try... soon!  {you'll be SO glad you did!} ;) What You’ll Need... … [Read more...]

Easy Camping Menu Tips!

Camping Menu Tips

Planning a camping trip?? Check out this BIG List ofEasy Camping Menu Tips, shared by your frugal friends right here on and on The Frugal Girls Facebook page! Deanna said: "I like to make chili ahead of time, then you can heat it over the campfire. It goes good on hot dogs, too!" Sarah said: "Corn on the cob, cooked on the grill. No picnic … [Read more...]

Cookies ‘N Cream S’Mores! {plus more S’Mores Recipes!}

Cookies and Cream Smores

Looking for another fun twist to your traditional S'mores?  How about some Cookies 'N Cream S'Mores! {yep ~ delish indeed!} What You’ll Need: Hershey's Cookies 'n' Cream Bars Large Marshmallows Graham Crackers {if you’re feeling really adventurous, you can even make Homemade Graham Crackers!} What You’ll Do Camping: If camping, simply pop your marshmallow … [Read more...]

17 DIY Bug and Mosquito Repellent Tricks!

DIY Bug Repellent

Frugal friend Ashley was on the hunt for some ideas for Homemade Mosquito Repellent or DIY Bug Spray, so I asked away on The Frugal Girls Facebook page! Check out these tips from your frugal friends on Facebook, with ways to keep those pesky mosquitoes and buggers away this summer... Carol said: "I put a baggie 1/2 full of water and put 5 shiney pennies in it and tack … [Read more...]

Pretty Mod Podge Citronella Lanterns Tutorial!

Mod Podge Projects

This fun Mod Podge project and guest post comes from Amy at Mod Podge Rocks... enjoy!! Hello! I'm Amy from Mod Podge Rocks. My blog is all about crafting - specifically with Mod Podge.  I'm so delighted to be here at Frugal Girls. I love Heidi's blog (I'm a regular reader), and I completely believe in being frugal.  While also maintaining cuteness.  I also believe in using up … [Read more...]

Camping Tips and Tricks!

Camping Tips and Tricks

I've received several questions from fellow Frugal Girls who are interested in starting to camp with their families. Camping is a great way to save $$ on a vacation, and trust me ~ the memories are unforgettable! ;) I rarely camped before I met my hubby, but our first vacation after our honeymoon was... camping.  Then we had a sweet baby boy, and then we had another … [Read more...]