Desteny Morris

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Happy One Year Birthday to AFrugalDesteny.com!

I’ve got to admit I’m a bit surprised to see myself reach this milestone. I also need to admit that I’ve been considering shutting this blog down for …

What You Need to Know About "Manifest $10,000" by Cassie Parks

Magically manifesting money, seemingly out of no where. The idea sounds amazing, doesn’t it? One of those “too good to be true” sorta things.<p>Recently …

Product Testing: An Awesome Way to Get Stuff for Super Cheap!

<i>The following is a sponsored post. Although I am being reimbursed for this post, all opinions are mine and my monetary gain has in no way affected</i> …

April 2017 Blogging Income Report

So I survived my first whole, official calendar month blogging. Now for the question on everyone’s mind. What did my income look like?<p>Well, while it …

Calcium and Pregnancy, Why You Should #BumpUpYourCalcium During This Special Time ⋆ Messy Mom Bun

<i>If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or trying to become pregnant, speak with your healthcare provider before taking any supplements.</i><p><i>This post is</i> …

Ultimate Bloggers Resource Page — The Coffee Mom

Welcome to my ultimate bloggers resource guide! Whether you want to start a blog, are a new blogger, or you are seasoned in the field, this is for …

Saving the Day with Nani the Brave Little Turtle | Ocean Activities

I had the opportunity to ask the author about her intentions behind the book, and what inspired her to create books for children.<p>What was the …

April 2017: Blogging Income and Progress Update

So, we’ve officially been living in this new house of ours for a month. I’ve spent the last month unpacking boxes and either throwing away, giving …

The Greatest Gardening Hacks on the Web!

A year ago, Hubby, Bee and I were living in a 3 bedroom, 2 bath house on just over half an acre. After spending my entire adult life living in small …

Diaper Bag Must Have: Sippy Nipple Review and Giveaway

Mommy Advice, Reviews<p>No Comments<p>Since becoming a mom, I have strived to feed my son the healthiest foods. This does not mean that I always feed him …

How to Handle Negative Feedback as a Blogger

One day it’s going to happen. You’re going to check on your blog and you’re going to see that you have a new comment pending approval. You’ll be …

March 2017: Income & Progress Update

I feel like I am way late on getting this post up. It’s usually my favorite post of the month. I love checking out my stats and numbers!<p>I told you …

How to Make Money Using Receipt Hog

You many or may not know this about me, but I’m a stay-at-home mom. That means money is <i>always</i> tight.<p>My husband and I had the conversation very early …

Easy Toddler Activity: Pouch Cap Color Match

Toddlers are such curious creatures. Full of energy, everything they see is a toy, and they soak up their surroundings like a sponge.<p>They are at a …

20 of the Best Gifts for Your Toddler's Easter Basket

Easter is about a month away and I’m excited! Bee turns 2 in July, so this Easter will be tons of fun.<p>Although we’re moving back to our hometown and …

Non-Toxic Car Seats 2017: Infant + Convertible Car Seats

For many parents, choosing a car seat is one of the first big tasks on the baby preparation to-do list. It’s a big decision, and a really important …

Spring Home Decor Finds Under $25

<b>Finally, spring is almost here…</b><p>…But it’s never too early to start changing over your decor. I’m at least starting to get more sunshine, which has …

Awesome Easter Crafts You Can Do with Your Kids!

It’s hard to believe that another Easter is just around the corner. This is going to be Bee’s second Easter and I’m sure it will be the more fun than …

Polka Dots in Court: A Casual Office Outfit

Fashion, OOTD<p>No Comments<p>My first outfit post received such great support so I am incorporating more fashion and beauty posts to the blog. Make sure …

February 2017: Blogging Income & Progress Update

February didn’t end up being all I’d hoped it would be, but it wasn’t horrible either, when compared to January.<p>I mentioned last month that I had …

5 of the Greatest Cleaning Hacks on the Internet

I’m a big fan of life hacks. Seriously. I think they are super neat. Do I ever use the life hacks I find online? Usually not. But they are still …

4 Reasons Why I Want My Son To Play With Dolls.

What’s your take on boys playing with dolls? This past week American Girl announced the release of its first ever male doll, Logan. The news has been …

Easy Ways To Save Money — The Coffee Mom

It seems like today mostly everyone is looking for a way to save a few dollars. Financially, things are a bit tight and I do what I can to get by on …

Organize Your Social Media Marketing

One of the best ways to promote your online business is through social media. It’s really easy, though, to get sucked into these sites and waste way …

101 Non-Candy Easter Basket Ideas For Toddlers

Coloring Books<p>Color Wonder Markers (because Toddlers.)<p>Finger Paint<p>Paint with Water Books<p>Canvas for Painting<p>Electric Toothbrush – Getting an electric …

Make $50+ A Month Using Swagbucks!

After Bee was born, money was tight and life was kind of crazy. Getting used to a new little baby, trying to keep up with housework, running on just …

Some of the Best Group Boards on Pinterest

If you’ve been a part of the blogging scene for more than a day or two, you’ve probably heard bloggers preach that Pinterest is where it’s at.<p>This …

Ibotta vs. Checkout 51: The Ultimate Showdown

It’s no secret that I love grocery rebate apps. If you’ve spent any time on my blog, you should be well aware of my infatuation with them!<p><i>Note: This</i> …

Easy Valentine's Day Crafts For Toddlers

Shares 1K<p>I love crafting and really look for any reason to do some new things. At nearly two years old, Ri is starting to get into crafting too. With …

How to Declutter Like a Boss

How does one small family accumulate so much stuff? I bet you’ve been asking yourself that question, ‘cause I know I have! We moved into this house …