Four Easy Ways to Save on Basic Necessities

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

People across the country are reining in their spending and pinching pennies in a concerted effort to save more money. The American culture is wrought with excessive spending so it is no surprise that the typical household overspends on necessities such as food, gas, utilities, and phone usage. How to Save Money on Food. You cannot avoid spending money on food. The average American household consumes more and more meat every year and prices are skyrocketing.

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P.E.P. for Week of January 10-14/11-Seeking Balance Edition

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Well, I don’t know about you but this week has felt very long and tiring. Both my husband and I have been feeling quite tired this week. If the dusting and vacuuming gets pushed one day, that’s ok. We have a lot going on the next couple months so I am striving to keep this calm approach and find balance the next while. My husband and I did when we got married and it works well for us. Going Frugal. Going Green.