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WIS, WWA | It’s chilly and I am pleased

The Frugal Girl

What I Spent This week started off with some very warm weather; in fact, on Monday I was walking into class and I felt rather indignant that I was sweating right through my shirt. “This should not be happening in October!”, I thought. But now some chilly temperatures have arrived, and honestly, I do not even have to try to have a good attitude about it.

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Saving Money on Gas – Effective Tips & Strategies

Saving Everyday

Saving money on gas is a top priority for many. With fluctuating fuel prices, finding ways to reduce gas expenses is more important than ever. Higher gas prices are here to stay, putting a financial burden on many people, especially those with longer commutes. In this post, we will explore effective ways for saving money on gas. As always, these are things that we do ourselves, and they will absolutely work.

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Five Frugal Things | Cat: 2, Earbuds: 0

The Frugal Girl

1. I got two pairs of Yurbuds on eBay I bought a pair of pink earbuds from eBay some years ago. I’ve mentioned before that I have very small ear canals, which makes most earbuds painfully large. Yurbuds used to make earbuds that actually fit comfortably in my ears, but they got bought out by JBL a while back, and the new earbuds they make are not quite as comfy. my first pair of these earbuds Anyway…Shelley bit my earbuds several years ago, and the damage was light enough that I was

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Let’s answer some google searches!

The Frugal Girl

On the dashboard of my blog, I have a little app that shows me some of the recent search phrases that are leading people to my blog. Sometimes there are terrible misspellings, and those always make me laugh because I know I’ve searched/texted things like that, hoping that auto-correct will save me. Here’s a recent example from a text conversation with Sonia, where I’m in blue: Anyway.

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Thankful Thursday | a math week

The Frugal Girl

This week, I am thankful: that I passed my math test! This is the one where we have to get 18/20 (with two tries) or we get kicked out of the semester. I carefully wrote a neat equation for each problem, got to the end of the test, went back and rechecked everything and I am good to go. that my friend in class passed her test She’s Lisey’s age and is terrified of math (her parents used to yell at her about it, as though an increase in volume helps young brains understand math?

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Meet a Reader | Lina from Germany

The Frugal Girl

Meet a Reader is back! Lina is a relatively new reader (she found me at kind of an odd time in my blog history, which you will see), and she’s lived in Germany, Asia, and Sweden. Here’s Lina: 1. Tell us a little about yourself I am in my mid-forties, originally from Germany, but now living in Sweden – after many years in Asia. I have no kids but am happily married.