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Guest Post: How to make origami crane ornaments with Maura

Hi, I’m Maura, Sami’s friend and co-worker. We’d been brainstorming about homemade Christmas ornaments when I mentioned how I made a paper crane out of a piece of a NYC map to use as an ornament. Sami asked if I could make one for her tree. So I did. Then we thought it would be great...
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Guest Post: Sani’s DIY French Mani/Pedi

Hello everyone, I’m Sani, Sami’s “twin sister”. Sami and I met working at Apple and ever since she has been an awesome best friend. You might remember me from Sami’s strawberry mask post, and her post about the New Haven cupcake truck. Speaking of cupcakes, have any of you tried her amazing cupcakes? Ha! If...
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Guest Post: Stan’s All-Natural Strawberry Lemonade

Hi readers! Remember me from the couponing post? I’m Sami’s boyfriend Stan and I’m back with a recipe for strawberry lemonade! Traditionally, Fall isn’t the proper season for delicious cold beverages, but we common folk don’t get to choose when lemons go on sale! On our shoestring budgets, Sami and I have developed quite a taste...
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Guest Post: Crocheting with Jeff

Hey everyone!  Jeff here, I’m a friend of Sami’s and she asked me to write a guest post for her superawesomeblogaboutbeingfashionableinexpensively, ::pause to take a breath:: also known as Poor and Pretty!  But, you obviously knew that already since you’re here! ANYWAY, I don’t really consider myself poor OR pretty, so why did Sami ask...
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Guest Post: Marcus Makes Stir-Fry

Helloooo. My name is Marcus and I live in Michigan. I’m a good friend of Sami’s and I’m poppin’ out a guest post just for her. I’m going to teach y’all how to make SWEET AND SOUR STIR-FRY. It’s fast, it’s easy, it’s so delicious and it’s pretty cheap to make. ANYWAY, you need a grocery...
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Suzicakes Hosts "Design Your Own Cupcake" at Elementary School

Hello Poor & Pretty readers! I’m Suzi, Sami’s older sister and I love making cupcakes! Recently my daughter’s {Scarlett, who you may remember from the diy cucumber mask video} school PTA hosted a family fun night with tons of activities for the whole family, including bowling, face painting and Bingo! It was a great way to...
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Suzicakes Hosts “Design Your Own Cupcake” at Elementary School

Hello Poor & Pretty readers! I’m Suzi, Sami’s older sister and I love making cupcakes! Recently my daughter’s {Scarlett, who you may remember from the diy cucumber mask video} school PTA hosted a family fun night with tons of activities for the whole family, including bowling, face painting and Bingo! It was a great way to...
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Guest Post: Danielle Loves Colors

Hello! Nice to meet you! My name is Danielle, and I am Stan’s sister. A while back, I heard about this website. We Love Colors sells hosiery items, such as knee-highs, tights, leggings (footless tights), fishnets, and even dancewear. Did I mention that these come in 51 different colors ranging from mocha to orchid pink?...
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Guest Post: Stan the Coupon Man: How to Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half!

Hello, readers! My name is Stan, and I’m Sami’s boyfriend. I don’t have anything to share in the ‘pretty’ department, but Sami has invited me to write a guest post on one of my hobbies that’s made our limited student income a little easier to bear: couponing! One day, I stumbled upon this video of...
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