Michelle Smith

Michelle SmithI'm Michelle. I've been married for 14 years, and I'm a mom of 3 boys. I love to travel with my family. I pride myself on being self reliant, (aka I <3 Home Depot) and I have a passion for finding great deals. I love DIY projects; home decor, furniture makeovers, homemade pieces...the cheaper the better! That's how my blog, Thrifty101, came to be. My friends and family were always asking me how I find all the great deals I do. I'm also constantly asked how my family and I can afford to travel as much as we do.

I decided to start Thrifty 101 to show that living thrifty is possible with a little planning and organization. You can live a great life and still have money for what you want in life, not just what you need.


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