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Dana Torres

Born and raised in Israel with a ten year interval in New York, Dana considers both places her home. She first made the choice to commit to a frugal life when she signed up for a degree in the Humanities. Today she loves nothing more than to share her newly learned skills and experience in thrifty living with others.

A Frugal Perspective on Technological Advancements

We are already 16 years into the 21st century, and state of the art technologies abound in all areas of our lives. Time and money have been invested into producing these impressive advancements and making them accessible to the public, thereby simplifying our lives and reducing our cost of living. Here are some examples of advances in technology that have …

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DIY Toys For Your Baby!

I’ve recently started sharing with you here my experiences as a new mother, from a frugal perspective. In this post I will show you how to make beautiful DIY toys for your little ones that will (hopefully!) keep them occupied and busy. They all have an educational sensory benefit to them that will stimulate your baby’s minds. Watching your baby get excited …

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My Favorite Items from Groopdealz!

*This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links. I’ve been looking some time now for the perfect outfits for end-of-winter. Clothes that will be feminine and pretty but still affordable. I wanted to share with you two of my awesome finds, both available at Groupdealz! The first outfit …

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How to throw the perfect Star Wars Birthday Party

*Please note this post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links:) The Star Wars franchise is popular than ever before; even though the first movie was made in 1977, the story line still captivates children – and adults’ – imaginations in a way that keeps them hooked and begging …

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Zazzle Giveaway: Win a $25 Gift Certificate! (CLOSED)

Valentine's Day Giveaway @allthefrugalladies.com

All the Frugal Ladies is happy to collaborate on a giveaway with Zazzle so one of you lucky ladies (or gentlemen) can win a $25 gift certificate to be used in their store! Entering is easy! Use the Rafflecopter widget below and follow the instructions. One lucky winner will be picked on February 14, 2015 and will receive this exciting Valentine’s …

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Are women taking more chances with their money?

The feminist revolution made big waves in the 1960’s following women’s emancipation and growing role in the workforce. However, albeit the passing of more than 60 years, women in the 21st century are still suffering from economic, social and cultural gaps that carry political, economic and social repercussions. One of these gaps is the financial gap; it is a well-known …

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Frugal Shopping Tips for Her This Holiday Season

The holiday season is the most wonderful time of year to visit different boutiques and shopping centres to stock up on items that can be enjoyed or gifted. From clothing items to jewelry accessories, it is so much fun to spend hundreds to thousands of dollars on both necessities and luxury items during the season. To prevent spending more than …

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The Most Memorable Christmas Gifts that Wont Cost you a Dime (or hardly any)

Christmas is in the air and the excitement is all over the streets. From lights and Santa statues decorating our lawns to wreathes hung on the doors of our favorite shopping stores, strolling around outside this time of year has become a daily breathtaking and magical experience. With this kind of holiday atmosphere, it’s easy to get caught up in …

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DIY Home Remedies for Grooming your Dog

About a month ago I wrote a post on DIY home remedies to make for your dog when he’s suffering from dry skin, kennel cough, diarrhea, constipation, and other unfortunate conditions. We’ve gotten some good feedback on it, so this time I decided to share with you my best tips and DIY home remedies for dog grooming. These are all tips that have worked …

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3 Day Multifamily Investment Coaching in NYC Nov. 7 – 9!

Elite Apartment Coaching (formerly National REIS) would like to welcome readers from All the Frugal Ladies to our three-day investment coaching event starting today in Melville, NY this Friday November 7-9. Elite Apartment Coaching is a reality based real estate consulting and training company with an investor mindset. We focus on working with investors of all experience levels that want to succeed specifically …

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