About Dawn McAlexander

Dawn is a full time travel and lifestyle blogger. Besides Cheap Is The New Classy, she also owns and writes for Eat Play Rock and State By State Travel. Her interests include traveling, home decor, DIY projects, organizing her home and enjoying a nice cup of coffee {or two}. She currently resides in North Carolina with her husband, Jay, and their fur babies.

New Puppy? 7 Things To Include In A Chihuahua Gift Basket #ad #NewPetNoStains

New Puppy? 7 Things To Include In A Chihuahua Gift Basket #sponsored #NewPetNoStains

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NewPetNoStains #CollectiveBias We just love our little, chihuahua furbabies. I mean, look at those faces! Who wouldn’t? I never knew how great adopting a pet could be until I adopted a few of my own. If you know […]

Awesome Tax Refund Ideas To Upgrade Your Tech Game #SamsungAtWalmart #IC #ad

Awesome Tax Refund Ideas To Upgrade Your Tech Game #SamsungAtWalmart #IC #ad

This post was sponsored by Samsung as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. It’s tax season, people. I know that a lot of you really love this time of year, too. All that extra money. What to spend it on? Well, if you […]

Say I Love You With Godiva Chocolate This Valentine’s Day #ad #GiveGodiva

Say I Love You With Godiva Chocolate This Valentine's Day #ad #GiveGodiva

My husband and I love going to the mall. We don’t always buy a lot, but we love to look around and window shop. We also love to go by the Godiva shop and sample their tasty treats. In case you forgot, Valentine’s Day is coming up in just a couple of days. But don’t […]

Minty Watermelon Smoothie Recipe

Minty Watermelon Smoothie Recipe

We love smoothies in this household and I am a lucky woman. My husband makes them for me all the time. He doesn’t love watermelon, though, and I do – but I don’t want to buy a whole watermelon, so I find that this Minty Watermelon Smoothie Recipe is a great way for me to […]

10 Delicious Vegan Recipes

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I know that many of you probably made resolutions for the New Year. How has it been going so far? Have you been able to stick with your goals or have you found it tough? If you made a resolution to become vegan, or just to eat healthier, and you are looking for some recipe […]

Create Your Own Version Of The Iconic Folgers Jingle And You Could Win $25,000 #FolgersJingle #IC #ad

Folgers Jingle Contest: Enter And You Could Win Up To $25,000

This post was sponsored by Folgers as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) guidelines concerning the use of endorsement and testimonials in advertising. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. For as long as I can remember, I have been […]

Top Active Spring Break Destinations: Hilton Head’s Palmetto Dunes

Active Spring Break Destinations: Hilton Head's Palmetto Dunes

Are you looking for a vacation this spring that isn’t all about the relaxation? Did you know that Hilton Head is one of the top active spring break destinations around? Better still, Palmetto Dunes offers some of the best ways to get out and do something without even having to leave their resort. Top Active […]

Historic St Francis Inn Survives Hurricane & Restoration

Historic St Francis Inn Survives Hurricane & Restoration

If you are headed to Florida anytime soon, why not check out someplace really historic? I like to get the most bang for my vacation buck so, if the places I visit have a story to tell {or many, many stories to tell}, then these are the places that I am most likely to want […]

3/$5 Rollback On 64 oz. Snapple Peach, Diet Peach And Kiwi Strawberry ONLY At Walmart!

3/$5 Rollback On 64 oz. Snapple Peach, Diet Peach, And Kiwi Strawberry ONLY At Walmart! #SnappleRollback #Walmart #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SnappleRollback #Walmart Stock Up on Snapple® 64 Oz. Peach, Diet Peach, and Kiwi Strawberry- Buy 3/$5 on Rollback at Walmart. Buy three Snapple 64oz. bottles for only $5 now until April 27th. Don’t miss out on your chance […]

10 Decadent Brownie Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

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Are you looking for something sweet to make for your sweetie this Valentine’s Day? Perhaps you have a sweet tooth yourself and you are hoping to drop a few hints to your paramore. Or maybe you just want to try out a new recipe. Whatever the case may be we have you covered. For today, […]