Top 9 Posts of 2009 Round Up

Some of our very favorite posts for 2009:

We are looking forward to an even more crafty, frugal, and fun 2010!! Wishing you all the best for the New Year!


  1. I am so behind on my blog reading and have lots of posts to catch up on here. I shall be back to read more of these activities. They look great fun. Hope you have a wonderful New Year. πŸ™‚

  2. i LOVED all of these things–and everything else, too!–next year, i'm definitely doing the gratitude jar! i told so many people about that. i really like how it took it beyond just saying what we're thankful for! looking forward to 2010!

  3. I loved all of these too! Great picks!!

  4. It would have been so hard for me to choose just nine. I have enjoyed reading your blog in 2009 and look forward to following in 2010. Happy New Year to my favorite frugal family!

  5. The Mumpowers says

    I just wanted to let you know that I have an award for you over at my blog! πŸ™‚

  6. An Almost Unschooling Mom says

    I love the box with the face! What a fun idea.

  7. La Dolce Vita says

    Your posts are an inspiration. We have copied many of your great ideas. πŸ™‚ Thanks, and Happy New Year!

  8. I remember most of these. You had a lot of great posts! Thanks for posting this… I am so glad to have met you this year and I can't wait to see you in 2010. πŸ™‚ Happy Blogging & Happy New Year.

  9. Great list, I love the tree!

  10. Just Breathe says

    Those are great posts, I really like the laundry day one! You have the best ideas.

  11. Clodagh a.k.a. Isra says

    Valarie i have really enjoyed reading along with you these past few months. I look forward to 2010 and wish you and Mark and the family a lovely blessed new year. Clo in Oman.