About Dawn McAlexander

Dawn is a full time lifestyle blogger that runs the ship that is Cheap Is The New Classy. She loves to do home decor and DIY projects, organize stuff, enjoy a nice cup of coffee and travel. She currently resides in North Carolina with her husband, Jay, teen daughter, Amber, and too many furry {and not so furry} friends to count.

10 Of The Best Fall Pumpkin Recipes

10 Of The Best Fall Pumpkin Recipes | Cheap Is The New Classy

Last week we shared with you 10 Tasty Pumpkin Recipes For Fall. Just in case you didn’t get enough pumpkin tastiness then, then here are 10 more of the best fall pumpkin recipes that we could find. This roundup includes pumpkin recipes like Pumpkin Bread, Pumpkin Spice Latte Mousse, Vegan Creamy Pumpkin Soup and even […]

10 Fun & Spooky DIY Halloween Decorations

10 Fun and Spooky DIY Halloween Decorations | Cheap Is The New Classy

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. I love seeing the little kids all dressed up and I enjoy seeing all of the decorations. There are many stores that have great Halloween decorations, but sometimes I want something a little more personalized. It can also be really fun to get the family together and sit […]

Win Tix To See Paula Deen Live! Charlotte, NC: 9/24 {US Ends 9/18} #ad #PaulaDeenLIVE #PaulaDeenNetwork

One lucky Cheap Is The New Classy reader will win 2 tickets to see Paula Deen Live! at the Belk Theater in Charlotte, NC, on September 24th. #sponsored

In honor of the soon coming Paula Deen Network, the awesome folks at Paula Deen have invited me to come see Paula Deen Live! in Charlotte, NC at the Belk Theater on September 24th! But you know that’s not all. One of you lucky readers will also get to go see Paula Deen Live! as […]

10 More Tasty Recipes With Apples

Apple Recipes: 10 More Tasty Recipes Using Apples | Cheap Is The New Classy

With fall comes an abundance of apples and we want to help you use them. Last week we posted about Favorite Fall Recipes Using Apples, and this week we have 10 most tasty apple recipes for you to try. I am especially looking forward to trying the Applesauce Truffles and Easy Apple Crisp, myself. And who doesn’t […]

Melon Recipes: 10 Recipe Ideas For Your Favorite Melons

Melon Recipes: 10 Recipe Ideas For Your Favorite Melons

Recently, we have been trying out some new melons that we have been finding at the local farmer’s markets. For instance, you can read about the Santa Claus Melon here, if you are unfamiliar with what that is. As far as other melons go, I generally eat them plain, but sometimes you just have to […]

10 Tasty Pumpkin Recipes For Fall

10 Pumpkin Recipes For Fall | Cheap Is The New Classy

If you are like me, you love fall. It’s my favorite season, not only for the great temperatures and beautiful leaves, but also for the great food. I love anything with pumpkin. From pumpkin pie to pumpkin milkshakes, I am all about it. Well, if you want to try some new pumpkin recipes for fall, […]

Awesome Coffee Party + Turtle Donut Blended Coffee Recipe #sponsored #MC #DunkinAtHome

Have a coffee party with this Turtle Donut Blended Coffee Recipe #sponsored

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Dunkin’ Donuts. I received product samples to facilitate my In-Home party as well as a promotional item to thank me for participating. Labor Day was a little over a week ago and we decided to try something a little different – and […]

10 Cute & Free Fall Printables

10 Cute & Free Fall Printables | Cheap Is The New Classy

It’s fall ya’ll! That means it’s time for some seasonal goodies around the home. We have rounded up 10 of the cutest fall printables that we could find from some of our blogging friends. What’s is even better? They are FREE! So, print until your hears content and make sure to have a beautiful, fun […]

Dove Advanced Care Deodorant #sponsored #MC #SleevelessSummerSweeps

Dove Advanced Care Deodorant | Cheap Is The New Classy #sponsored #MC

I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Influence Central for Dove Advanced Care Deodorant. I received a promotional item to facilitate my review. When it comes to deodorants, Dove has long been a first choice for me. To be honest, I have been using their brand for as long as I can […]

10 Favorite Fall Recipes Using Apples

10 Favorite Fall Recipes Using Apples | Cheap Is The New Classy

I just love fall. I think it is my favorite time of the year. After a hot summer of picnics and barbecues, it’s nice to cool down a bit with the smell of fall recipes fresh from the oven. If you love apples, then this post is for you. Anything with apples and caramel is […]