How To Reuse Candle Jars

One of my favorite #BallinOnABudget decor hacks is reusing candle jars! I use them to hold makeup brushes, q-tips, sample-size beauty products, small tube skincare products, rolled up face towels, short-stem flower vase, succulent plant holder, the list goes on and on. I love candles and I’m always a little sad when the wick burns […]

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How to Paint Cabinets That Have Already Been Painted

This is exactly how to paint cabinets that have already been painted before! How to strip the paint, sand, and then repaint to get white and evenly coated #homeimprovement #DIY #whitecabinets #paintedcabinets #whitekitchencabinets #whitekitchen #paintkitchencabinets

Hey girl hey! So if you have been following along with my New Home, Who Dis? Series, or follow me on Instagram, you might have seen that the house that my boyfriend and I bought came equipped with already-painted white kitchen cabinets. Sounds like a dream right? Something that I can check off our kitchen […]

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Master Bedroom Nightstands

When my boyfriend and I decided to move into a house together, I realized that a lot of my furniture was going to have to be updated into adult furniture. Meaning, my tiny $20 Walmart nightstands (that I assembled incorrectly) were going to have to be upgraded. I’ve been endlessly scrolling Pinterest looking at bedroom […]

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Wayfair Sale

I’m sure you have all shopped or at least have heard of Wayfair.com! Well, they’re having a huge sale right now today and tomorrow and it’s up to 80% off the entire site. Sign me uppppp! My boyfriend and I just moved into a house together so we have a lot of furniture and artwork […]

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How to Decorate Your Home on a Budget

As you all know, I am forever ballin’ on a budget. I have student loan debt and credit card debt and a car payment and bills to pay. I don’t have the luxury of buying a $3,000 Celine bag on a whim or hiring an interior decorator to decorate my whole house for me. Hopefully […]

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Recent Home Goods Haul

Recent Home Goods Haul - Beauty And The Bustle - click to see the full post of everything I bought + how I'm going to decorate with it all! #homedecor #interiordesign #HomeGoods

I went to Home Goods over the weekend and came back with some amazing home decor and for super cheap too! I just recently moved into my boyfriend’s house with him and I went from having to only decorate a small one bedroom apartment, to decorating a giant three bedroom house. I’ve never had my […]

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Recent Amazon Purchases

TBH, I do most of my shopping on Amazon.com. If I ever need something but don’t feel like going to the store to get it, I’ll order it off Amazon. Or if there is something abnormal that I need, I’ll always check Amazon to see if I can find it there first. Amazon is just […]

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Spring Cleaning List

Well folks, it’s that time of year again: Spring cleaning! Part of me wants to groan and roll my eyes and the other, more OCD part of me is super excited. The work itself isn’t very enjoyable, but the result is definitely worth it. And my Spring cleaning to-do list always consists of a few […]

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New Home Who Dis Series: 5 Easy Ways to Update Your House

I know that renovating a house can seem like a very daunting task and can be very intimidating. And most of the time, renovating the whole house budget-wise is impossible. But no need to fear, Kelsie’s broke-a** is here! I’m here to share with you 5 easy ways to update your house and give it […]

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What You Need for Taco Tuesday

My boyfriend and his guy friends have a tradition to get together on Tuesday nights for Taco Tuesday and if that isn’t the cutest thing… Well now that I’m living with him, I have officially become part of the permanent guest list, and even a host for that matter. I had been to a Taco […]

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