Final Summer Bucket List Update for 2019

The Frugal Girl

Buy slushies. The post Final Summer Bucket List Update for 2019 appeared first on The Frugal Girl.

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WIS, WWA | We are halfway through 2019!

The Frugal Girl

I’m averaging $153 /week thus far, and we’re at the halfway point of 2019 now. We also had some potstickers (which I buy frozen from Costco). The post WIS, WWA | We are halfway through 2019!

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Summer Fun Guide 2019

Family Balance Sheet

Join my email community HERE and receive FREE Printable 2019 Summer Calendar Pages. Get outside: Celebrate Summer Solstice on June 21, 2019 , otherwise know as the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. When Summer 2019 is over, start planning for 2020!

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2019 Christmas Savings Club

Family Balance Sheet

I promise I won’t start reciting Christmas carols, but while the holidays are still somewhat fresh in our minds, I think it would be a good idea to start planning for Christmas 2019. Step 1: Create a 2019 Christmas Budget.

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2019 Christmas Savings Club | February Meeting

Family Balance Sheet

On January 25, 2019, I started the Christmas Savings Club. On the 25th of every month from January to November in 2019, I will hold a virtual meeting on the blog to give updates on our progress, motivate one another, and help all of us save for a cash Christmas. .

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Eco-Friendly Properties – The Next Big Thing of 2019

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Along with smart homes, eco-friendly properties are likely to be a big property market trend for 2019. In a number of UK cities, young professionals make up the largest number of people seeking rental properties, driving the demand for buy to let property. Those who are interested in pursuing buy to let property investment should keep this in mind, and consider taking steps to make their property more eco-friendly to appeal to this target market.

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Richard Liu’s Company JD.com Appears On The Fast Track For Early 2019

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Liu Quingdong, the CEO of JD has been fairly happy with the start to 2019 for his company because revenue has actually beat the projected start of 120 billion Yuan at 121 billion Yuan according to statements released. The post Richard Liu’s Company JD.com Appears On The Fast Track For Early 2019 appeared first on Prairie Eco-Thrifter.

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7 Best Women’s Fashion to buy in 2019

Fashion Without Guilt

In 2019, The Luxury Closet is going to launch interesting ideas and plans to improve the women’s fashion and style. It is better to buy an oversized sweater rather than body-fit sweaters. Shapewear: This is an interesting fashion product for the women in 2019.

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Baby Freebies & Deals for 2019

For the Mommas

Baby Freebies & Deals for 2019 Have a baby at home? Here is the roundup of all the free baby samples and deals that you can score in 2019. Buy Buy Baby – […]. The post Baby Freebies & Deals for 2019 appeared first on FTM.

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Buying new furniture is not a 100% time-saver.

The Frugal Girl

I’ve already got a lot of painting projects on my plate, so we decided to just buy Sonia a new desk to go with her craiglist bookshelf, Goodwill dresser, and repainted bed from 2003. The post Buying new furniture is not a 100% time-saver.

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Everything you wanted to know about Fincon!

The Frugal Girl

Thanks to a heads up from my mastermind friends, I was able to buy my ticket a year in advance, which meant it was seriously discounted. Last week, I went to Fincon19, my very first blogging conference.

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Homemade Ham and Swiss Roll-Ups (Homemade Hot Pocket dough with no yeast!)

The Frugal Girl

Also, you are supposed to buy squares of deli Swiss, but since a block of cheese is cheaper per pound, that’s what I do. This homemade hot pocket dough with no yeast (and a ham and cheese filling) comes together in just a few minutes.

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Five Frugal Things | eBay, snacks, audiobooks, and frozen pizza!

The Frugal Girl

I downloaded an audio book Mr. FG was going to buy anyway. But I’ll add more about that when I update my 2019 reads list.). This post contains affiliate links, which earn revenue for this site at no extra cost to you. See my disclosure policy here.

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35% off select L.O.L. Surprise! Toys – Best Buy

Living Rich with Coupons

Great Deal of the Day at Best Buy! Toys – Best Buy. Best Buy Coupon Online Deals Toys couponsL.O.L. Pick up one of these super popular L.O.L. Surprise! toys at 35% Off! Perfect deal for the gift closet!

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8 ways to save money at FinCon

The Frugal Girl

Buy food from stores around the hotel. Buy your ticket in advance. Immediately following Fincon is the best time to buy next year’s ticket at a deep discount. That makes buying ahead feel much less risky.

What I Spent, What We Ate | Costco is always the culprit.

The Frugal Girl

On a related note, here are the top ten things I buy at Costco. What I Spent. We spent $150.52 at the grocery store this week, which means I would have been right on budget. Except there was a Costco trip that totaled $31 (two chickens plus floss and toothpaste.).

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I got my soffit painted!

The Frugal Girl

I only had to buy a quart of white paint ($15), and I can use the leftover to touch up/repaint any other outdoor trim as necessary. Unless you have really large soffits, you probably will only need to buy a quart of primer and exterior paint.

5 Tips for Delicious Chicken Breasts

The Frugal Girl

If you do nothing else, buy an instant read thermometer. Unless you buy organic chicken breasts, the ones in stores these days tend to be enormous. This post contains affiliate links, which earn revenue for this site at no extra cost to you. See my disclosure policy here.

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Five Frugal Things | Vintage fashion modification, for one

The Frugal Girl

I don’t remember buying one…maybe a friend gave me an extra one? I modified a vintage top for Sonia. She had a green silk long-sleeved top (kindly given to her) that had a lot of irreparable damage in the armhole area, along with several previous repairs.

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Restaurant Coupons 09/21/19: Dominos, Pizza Hut & More

For the Mommas

Cicis Pizza has two specials to celebrate National Pepperoni Pizza Day on Friday, September 20, 2019. First, get 50% a medium or large Pepperoni Pizza when you buy one at full price online at cicis.com or with the mobile app. . Restaurant Coupons 09/21/19: Dominos, Pizza Hut & More.

FFT | Let’s start the week off on a frugal note!

The Frugal Girl

The $40 was from having their credit card (I always pay it off, of course), and I maximized my savings by buying deeply discounted items. This post contains affiliate links, which earn revenue for this site at no extra cost to you. See my disclosure policy here.

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August Summer Bucket List Update

The Frugal Girl

Buy slushies. We didn’t exactly buy them because we got them free on 7-11 day.

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Use less self-control: Avoid spending triggers

The Frugal Girl

You don’t buy thin mint cookies at Aldi because then you don’t have to spend willpower resisting them. (Ok, I was listening to a How to Money podcast episode recently (while sanding Sonia and Zoe’s beds!)

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How (and why) I’m working out

The Frugal Girl

So we’ve been slowly buying gym equipment, some used, some new, and we have just about everything we need now. I’ve mentioned my workouts here and there on the blog and also on Instagram, and lots of you have asked for more info about what I’m doing.

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How to make homemade grape jelly (from prepared juice)

The Frugal Girl

If you buy grape juice and sugar on sale and you have a coupon for pectin, it will be really, really cheap. (This recipe, which I published in 2008, is still making the rounds on Pinterest, but it didn’t have a printable recipe. Such things did not exist in 2008.

Five Frugal Things | $125 from Equifax, a library book from Florida…

The Frugal Girl

So, I put in a request (I thought I was requesting that they buy one), and they got me a copy from a Florida library. I’m not sure how this is more cost effective than them just buying a copy of their own, but it IS frugal for me.

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The gap between more and enough never closes.

The Frugal Girl

If you are not grateful for the house you have, you will probably still not be grateful if you buy a nicer one. If you try to buy a better house but it doesn’t work out, you’ll be ok because your contented heart knows how to see your current house as enough.

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This big silicone lid is my new favorite thing

The Frugal Girl

The whole point of using these is to avoid producing trash, so I really didn’t want to buy something that would break. Where to buy a Lekue lid. This post contains affiliate links, which earn revenue for this site at no extra cost to you. See my disclosure policy here.

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Buy One Starbucks Handcrafted Beverage & Get One Free (Today Only)

For the Mommas

Buy One Starbucks Handcrafted Beverage & Get One Free (Today Only). Your local Starbucks where they will be offering buy one handcrafted beverage size grande or larger, get one FREE! Continue reading Buy One Starbucks Handcrafted Beverage & Get One Free (Today Only) at FTM.

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5 Reasons You Will Love the MightyFix (also, an awesome discount code)

The Frugal Girl

I never have to buy a bag at Aldi, because these are always with me. If you just want the discount code without reading further…it’s FRUGALGIRL3 and it’ll get you your first fix for only $3 (vs the usual $11).

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July Summer Bucket List Update

The Frugal Girl

Buy slushies. Every summer I make a list of fun things and productive things I want to do before summer “kicks the bucket” I post updates every few weeks to let you guys know how I’m doing (and to hold me accountable!). Ok, one month of summer is gone already.

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DIY 3 Ingredient Strawberry Pancake Syrup

The Frugal Girl

This syrup is quick to make, it only requires three ingredients, it has no high fructose corn syrup, and it’s a lot cheaper than the ready-made strawberry syrup you can buy in the store.

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The Best Buy Labor Day Sale is Still Going!

Couponing 101

If you didn’t take advantage of the Best Buy Labor Day Sale to get your new refrigerator, washer and dryer, or microwave – it’s not too late. Best Buy has extended their sale all the way through September 11, 2019, so you still have a few days to revamp your home.

Zoe’s longboard got stolen.

The Frugal Girl

So we got a can of vintage-y mint green (Ocean Mist by Rustoleum, but buy it locally! This post contains affiliate links, which earn revenue for this site at no extra cost to you. See my disclosure policy here. Poor girl.

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Best Buy Labor Day Sale

For the Mommas

Best Buy Labor Day Sale. The Best Buy Labor Day Sale is now available online. Continue reading Best Buy Labor Day Sale at FTM. You can shop deals from different categories like Appliances, Health & Fitness, Toys & more.

Yankee Candle Coupon: Buy One Get Two Free

For the Mommas

Yankee Candle Coupon: Buy One Get Two Free. This coupon is good for Buy One, Get Two FREE on All Small Tumbler Candles. This coupon expires on May 15th 2019. Continue reading Yankee Candle Coupon: Buy One Get Two Free at FTM. There is a new Yankee Candle Coupon.

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Best Buy 101 – How to Shop and Save Money at Best Buy

Couponing 101

Best Buy might be your go-to store for all things electronic, but every shopper knows that electronics purchases can get pricey very quickly. Luckily, Best Buy offers some easy ways to shave some money off your next electronics purchase. Get a Free My Best Buy Membership.

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What I Spent, What We Ate | Good thing I didn’t go to Costco!

The Frugal Girl

We made our own polenta instead of buying it, but otherwise we followed the recipe. What I Spent. I spent $184 on groceries this week. Whoops. Good thing I ran out of time to go to Costco or I’d really be over budget. What We Ate. Saturday.

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Best Buy: Insignia™ 114? Outdoor Projector Screen $100

For the Mommas

Best Buy: Insignia™ 114″ Outdoor Projector Screen $100. Only for today, Best Buy has Insignia™ 114″ Outdoor Projector Screen for $100 (Reg $250) with free shipping. Continue reading Best Buy: Insignia™ 114″ Outdoor Projector Screen $100 at FTM.

Thrifty Thinking Saving on Cell Phones

Motherhood Moments

This year, 28% fewer Americans plan to buy the new iPhone compared to last year, according to the personal-finance website WalletHub’s new 2019 iPhone Savings Report. However, with the iPhone 11 release date September 20, WalletHub found that people can save $819 - $1,593 over two years by picking the right plan. There are highlights from the report below, along with a Q&A with WalletHub CEO Odysseas Papadimitriou.

Five Frugal Things | Are you shopping on Prime Day?

The Frugal Girl

I’m not planning to buy anything on Prime Day (which is today). If I had a $10 Prime credit from shopping at Whole Foods, I’d buy something. And I might do the“Buy a $25 gift card, get a $5 credit” thing.

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Best Buy: Calphalon – Electric Multi-Grill $69.99 {Reg $150}

For the Mommas

Best Buy: Calphalon – Electric Multi-Grill $69.99 {Reg $150}. In today’s Best Buy deal of the day for 9/8, you can score Calphalon – Electric Multi-Grill for only $69.99 (Reg Price $150) with FREE Shipping.

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Best Buy: Bella – Pro Series 7-Speed Blender $29.99 {Reg $80}

For the Mommas

Best Buy: Bella – Pro Series 7-Speed Blender $29.99 {Reg $80}. In today’s deal, Best Buy has Bella – Pro Series 7-Speed Blender for $29.99 (Reg $80). Continue reading Best Buy: Bella – Pro Series 7-Speed Blender $29.99 {Reg $80} at FTM.

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