How Living a Frugal Lifestyle Has Changed My Thought Process

My husband and I have been living an actively frugal lifestyle for almost three years. I recently had an experience that showed me how much my thought process has been changed by frugality. We saw a television commercial for a folder-type organizing system touted as a “portable workstation”, and it looked interesting. As most commercials … Read moreHow Living a Frugal Lifestyle Has Changed My Thought Process

Live a Simpler Life: The Answer to Living Debt Free and Happy

Let’s face it, life can be pretty rough. Living a life that is simple and carefree is becoming increasingly difficult, as we barely have enough time to come home, relax, and enjoy the many rewards life has to offer us. Somebody said to me on a plane once that our homes are becoming nothing more … Read moreLive a Simpler Life: The Answer to Living Debt Free and Happy

Staying Sane and Frugal When Flying Across the Country

Last October I posted my plans for staying frugal on my first flight across country in years. Since that trip, I’ve taken a few more, and I’m currently in Chicago at BlogHer. I’ve learned a few more things during my recent travels. 1. Over Prepare Take more snacks that you think you’ll need. When I … Read moreStaying Sane and Frugal When Flying Across the Country