About Chrysa

Chrysa is the founder and owner of ThriftyJinxy.com, a site dedicated to living a fabulous life on a frugal budget. Her approach is that by spending less on the boring everyday stuff, you can have more money to splurge on the things you REALLY want, whether it’s travel, fashion, electronics – you name it! Chrysa is married, has a 9-year old nephew she dotes on, as well as three lovable cats and a big sweetie of a German Shepherd.

Fun Games for Older Kids and Adults

When it comes to holiday shopping, it always seems easy (and fun) to buy gifts for little kids. Once those kids get older or become adults, not only does it make us feel old, but it also gets harder to find fun gift ideas! We're here to help you out with these fun games for older kids and adults. … [Read more...]

Lin-Manuel Miranda Trips a Little Light Fantastic in Mary Poppins Returns

I have a short list of people on my dream interview list and Lin-Manuel Miranda is one of them. So, you can imagine how excited I was to actually have the chance last month to meet and interview him while I was in LA for the Mary Poppins Returns red carpet premiere. I'm a HUGE Lin-Manuel … [Read more...]

How Emily Blunt Tackled Her Challenging Mary Poppins Returns Role: An Interview

  Stepping into the iconic shoes of Mary Poppins is a huge job. She's a character that has been loved by millions, especially since she was played so perfectly by Julie Andrews in the original Mary Poppins way back in 1964. If there were ever a woman who was up to the task to play the lead … [Read more...]

ShopHer Media – Help Your Business Connect with Influencers

With the rise of the internet and social media came a new marketing term – an influencer. Influencer marketing holds a tremendous amount of power...think about how much more likely you are to buy something if you heard about it from a close friend or family member, an authority figure that you … [Read more...]

Give the Gift of Decor with LexMod

This holiday season, you can go beyond your standard Christmas gifts of clothing, jewelry and tech gadgets to give a stylish gift for the home or office to someone special on your holiday list - or to yourself! LexMod products have become a favorite among interior designers, production studios, … [Read more...]

Celebrating Christmas with the Coop and Cami Ask The World Cast

What's your idea of a perfect Christmas? Falling snow? Family gathered around the fire? A crazy moose that wants to teach kids to be good at Christmas? If the moose answer threw you off, you'll want to watch a special Christmas episode of Coop & Cami Ask The World - "Would You Wrather Get a … [Read more...]

The Best Food Subscription Box Gift: eCreamery Flavor of the Month Subscriptions!

A food subscription box is one of the most fun holiday presents you can receive. I love it because it extends the gift for months after the holiday itself. While it can be hard to know what type of food someone will like to receive in a box, just about EVERYONE loves ice cream. That is why eCreamery … [Read more...]

Celebrating ABC’s 25 Days of Christmas with Baking and Christmas Lights!

I have a confession to make - I haven't decorated my Christmas tree yet! I know I'm probably not the only one, but when I drive through our neighborhood it seems like everyone has their tree up and their lights twinkling. We DID buy our tree this morning and now it is standing undecorated in its … [Read more...]

tWitch Boss and Allison Holker Talk Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings and Pop-Up Santa

Do you ever see someone on TV and think they seem so nice, happy and fun - and wonder if they are like that in real life? Well, in the case of tWitch and his wife, Allison Holker, I confirm that YES they are just as fun and nice as you would hope they would be and seem like a truly happy married … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Fudge Recipe – A New Christmas Classic

When you think of Christmassy scents, what are the first things that come to mind? For me it is pine needles, peppermint and gingerbread!! I'm a big fan of gingerbread all year round and really not sure why most people tend to eat it only during the holidays. Another Christmas classic is fudge! … [Read more...]