You Tell Me: Urban Homesteading?

Urban homesteaders find ways to grow their own food, despite a lack of space. I’ve been on a back to the basics kick lately. I’m growing my own vegetables, earning my own income from home, baking […]

10 Tips to a Wildly Successful Garage Sale

Spring is in the air, and garage sale season has begun. The great weather has motivated me to do a little spring cleaning and decluttering. I’m considering holding a garage sale of Friday to make a […]

What Do You Make from Scratch?

I’ve been making my own bread lately. Since the price of groceries is going up (and up and up), I’ve been looking for even more ways to cut back. I’m also on something of a health […]

Frugal Shaving Tips

Frugal Shaving Tips

We go through a lot of razors in our house. Has anyone noticed that razors get dull rather quickly? And at $8 for 4 replacement blades, I cringe every time I need to replace the blades. […]

My Biggest Budget Busters

Cindy at Oh My Aching Debts (don’t you just love that name?) tagged me to reveal my top 5 budget busters. I thought about taking the easy way out and listing “Pizza”, “Pop”, “Chocolate”, “Ice Cream”, […]

Giving Up Paper Products to Save Money

In looking for ways to be more frugal, I often find that giving up a little convenience can be a great way to save money. The alternatives generally don’t take much more time or effort, and […]

Getting Back on Track

Sometimes even the most frugal person feels like money is going out faster than it’s coming in. I’ve always been frugal. Ever since I was a little kid, I’ve always preferred to save my money instead […]

“You Deserve It” Advertising Campaigns

There are three words in the English language that I’m beginning to loathe. Those words are “You Deserve It!” How many times have you heard those words. “Buy yourself a new outfit. You deserve it!” “Take […]

168 Frugal Living Tips to Help You Spend Less Money

A few weeks ago I was lamenting about the high prices on everything lately. Recession or not, it’s getting harder to afford the increased cost of living. I asked Being Frugal readers for help, and the […]

Use Rebate Programs at Walgreens and Rite Aid to Get Free Products

I love free stuff! It makes my day when I can get something I need without paying for it (legally, of course). That’s why I love rebate programs! In my area I use the Rite Aid […]

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