Five Frugal Things | an eBay jumpsuit

The Frugal Girl

Time for some frugal things. Although honestly, it’s always time for frugal things around here…). started a couple of spray painting projects (look for ’em in the next Five Frugal Things!). What frugal things have you been up to lately?

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Five Frugal Things | Rag Time

The Frugal Girl

The post Five Frugal Things | Rag Time appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI cut up some old shirts to make rags. After I moved here, I realized, ohhhh, I don’t have my stash of old t-shirt rags.

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Five Frugal Things | with a $25 mirror

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What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | with a $25 mirror appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI bought a mirror on Facebook Marketplace.

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Five Frugal Things | a mostly spendy one

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What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | a mostly spendy one appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsItem #3 today was particularly spendy…but not as spendy as it COULD have been. ??. I got my book club book for $0.99.

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Five Frugal Things | I’m almost there

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What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | I’m almost there appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsHey everyone! I’m off taking my final exam this morning, and then woohoo, my life is gonna be quite freed up.

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Five Frugal Things | 2 freebies, 2 sales, & a vacuum

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What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | 2 freebies, 2 sales, & a vacuum appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsAm I still busy getting freebies over here? You betcha! I got a free wall mirror for my bedroom.

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Five Frugal Things | a free end table

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What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | a free end table appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI picked up an end table on the buy-nothing group.

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Five Frugal Things | So much to choose from!

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There’s only so much frugality that can happen when you don’t have your own home. But goodness, now that I am busy outfitting a new household (and now that I’m back to grocery shopping), I have lots of opportunities to be frugal. ??. appeared first on The Frugal Girl.

Five Frugal Things | more furniture adventures

The Frugal Girl

Ok, so, my five frugal things this time is not ALL furniture related. ??. What frugal things have you been up to this week? The post Five Frugal Things | more furniture adventures appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal Things

Five Frugal Things | I got free furniture

The Frugal Girl

What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | I got free furniture appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsMy dad and I picked up furniture from the abandoned house.

Five Frugal Things | I’ve only got one thing

The Frugal Girl

Which means that I really don’t have a whole lot else to report in the way of frugality. What frugal things have you been up to lately? The post Five Frugal Things | I’ve only got one thing appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal Things

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Ask the Readers: Favorite frugal (or splurge) spices

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Kristen, an idea for an “Ask the Readers” post might be, “What are your top ten frugal spices and your favorite splurge spice(s)?” I’ve found that the cuisine in other countries is generally very frugal but tastes so much better because of all the spices!

What frugal tips have you tried and then abandoned?

The Frugal Girl

As I look at the frugal practices I’ve abandoned, a common theme is that these practices did not feel worth my time, either because they didn’t save me much, OR because the practices made me feel particularly miserable. What frugal tips/practices have you abandoned?

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Five Frugal Things | actually, will it be five?

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Which means that my frugal activities are sometimes a bit few and far between. What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | actually, will it be five? appeared first on The Frugal Girl

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Q&A | What happened 10 years ago? Will I always be frugal? Plus, homeschooling with a baby

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How long do you expect to be frugal? I imagine that I will be frugal (at least to some extent) for the rest of my life. I don’t really know quite what my future holds right now, but I’m guessing frugality will become a bit more necessary for me, at least temporarily.

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How We Frugal-ed through April 2020

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April 2020 might go down as the most frugal month of my lifetime. With the global pandemic and the decline of our small business, I have flexed frugal muscles that I didn’t know I have. Operation Frugal Living is in full swing at my house. Frugal Kitchen in April: Free Ham?

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How We Frugal-ed in February 2020

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Frugal living is NOT about feeling deprived. Frugal living is being intentional with our money and creative with our resources, so we have more to put towards the things that are important to us. How did you frugal in January? How We Frugal-ed

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Frugal February

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So I am declaring a Frugal February. The goal of Frugal February is NOT to feel deprived, . 8 Action Steps for a Frugal February: 1 – Write a budget/spending plan for February. Spend Frugal February planning your meals from food that you already have in your kitchen, refrigerator, and freezer. 6 – Happy (frugal) Valentine’s Day! Find free fun in Frugal February. The post Frugal February appeared first on Family Balance Sheet.

How We Frugal-ed in November 2020

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Here’s how we frugal-ed our way through it. Frugal Wardrobe in November: I have a small bedroom closet, so I like to keep my wardrobe fairly lean, but highly functional. How did you frugal in November? How We Frugal-ed

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5 Frugal Living Tips To Saving Money

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However, whilst we all have essential bills or borrowing we need to take on and maintain, some people are able to live as frugally as possible to help keep costs down and make their money go further. Here are 5 great tips for saving money by being frugal. Plus, it helps someone else make a saving on an item they need, helping them be more frugal too. Go Frugal

How We Frugal-ed in January!

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Welcome to my first “How We Frugal-ed” recap of 2020. Frugal living is NOT about feeling deprived. Frugal living is being intentional with our money and creative with our resources, so we have more to put towards the things that are important to us. How We Frugal-ed

How to Live a Frugal Lifestyle

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I have (for many years) always wondered how to live frugally. I don’t remember if my family was frugal or not, most likely because I didn’t pay attention. If you are in that place in your life and want to know how to live a frugal lifestyle , please keep reading and you will be on your way to saving money and living frugally. How to Live a Frugal Lifestyle. What are some ways you live frugally? Frugal Tips Save Money frugal save money

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Frugal Friday 11.25.16

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It’s Frugal Friday: A recap of how we frugal-ed our way through the week so that we have more money to put towards our financial goals. Frugal Resources: 1. How did you live frugally this week? The post Frugal Friday 11.25.16 Frugal FridayOur mission: Live WELL, On LESS Money. What We Ate this Week: Monday : Ham & Bean Soup , homemade sugar-free applesauce. Tuesday: Tortellini & Spinach Soup. Wednesday: Spaghetti night. Thursday: Thanksgiving.

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Frugal Travel Tips

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If you want to be really frugal, you can get a couple of gallons of water (or fill empty gallons up at home) and bring plastic cups for everyone during the trip. The post Frugal Travel Tips appeared first on Couponing 101. Frugal Tip frugal frugal tip guest post travel travel tipsThe following is a guest post by Rachel at Surviving The Stores. We have been traveling A LOT recently.

Frugal Friday: 11/04/16

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It’s Frugal Friday: A recap of how we frugal-ed our way through the week so that we have more money to put towards our financial goals. Frugal Resources from around the web: Have you heard of Ebates? How did you live frugally this week? The post Frugal Friday: 11/04/16 appeared first on Family Balance Sheet. Frugal FridayOur mission: Live WELL, On LESS Money.

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How to Live a Frugal Lifestyle

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I have (for many years) always wondered how to live frugally. I don’t remember if my family was frugal or not, most likely because I didn’t pay attention. If you are in that place in your life and want to know how to live a frugal lifestyle , please keep reading and you will be on your way to saving money and living frugally. How to Live a Frugal Lifestyle. What are some ways you live frugally? Frugal Tips Save Money frugal save money

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4 Free Frugal Living eBooks to Get You Saving Money

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I really wish I had know about saving money and being frugal back when my kids where little. It’s amazing how things have changed, we now have the internet and ebooks to teach us all the things we need or want to learn, such has Frugal Living and how to save money. . If you are someone that is struggling to make ends meet and are wanting to learn how to be frugal , please be sure to check out these awesome ebooks, they will be a great start.

10 Of My Favorite Frugal Blogs

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I am always searching the internet for other frugal blogs and I have so many that I love to read besides this one of course, but I wanted to list my 10 most favorite for you to check out. 10 Of My Favorite Frugal Blogs. Addi from Frugal Fanatic believes anyone can earn an income from home without having to work 40 hours a week. Monica & Cathy over at Fabulessly Frugal are on a mission to help you save money while living a fabulous lifestyle.

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Frugal Fun

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This week I am participating in a Yakezie blog swap where I am to discuss the topic “ Balancing Frugality and Fun.”. Frugal fun? Isn’t frugal fun an oxymoron? Whew, I’m already tired just from thinking about all these frugal yet fun activities. Frugal FunGuest Post Author Bio: This is a guest post from Joe at Retire By 40 , where he blogs about his journey to early retirement by saving and investing.

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Topic: 5 Frugal Living Tips To Saving Money

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However, whilst we all have essential bills or borrowing we need to take on and maintain, some people are able to live as frugally as possible to help keep costs down and make their money go further. Here are 5 great tips for saving money by being frugal. Plus, it helps someone else make a saving on an item they need, helping them be more frugal too. 5 Frugal Living Tips To Saving Money Should You Risk Not Having Homeowner's Insurance? Go Frugal

Frugal Friday 11.11.2016

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It’s Frugal Friday: A recap of how we frugal-ed our way through the week so that we have more money to put towards our financial goals. Frugal Resources: Is it your turn to roast the Thanksgiving turkey this year? How did you live frugally this week? The post Frugal Friday 11.11.2016 appeared first on Family Balance Sheet. Frugal Friday

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Frugal Valentines Day Dates

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If you have an old fashioned drive-in theater near you, this is a great way to spend a frugal Valentine’s day. Frugal and fun! This is frugal and you don’t have to brave the Valentine’s day masses. Frugal Dating And The Fun Factor 10 Fun Dates That Won’t Break The Bank How to Be Green on Valentine’s Day Fun And Inexpensive Holiday Activities For The Whole Family 6 Indulgences That Lower Your Blood Pressure. Go Frugal

Frugal Friday: Halloween Tips to Help Save Money

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It’s is almost Halloween time and I am sure, if your like me, you are already looking for frugal ways to celebrate. If you are looking for ways to save, be sure to check all the ways to have a Frugal Halloween below. . 31 Frugal Ways to Celebrate Halloween – Popsugar Smart Living. Frugal Halloween Decoration Ideas – Moola Saving Mom. 7 Frugal Halloween Projects – The Centsible Life. Frugal Tips Halloween frugal halloween

It’s Frugal Friday: 10/28/16

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It’s Frugal Friday: A recap of how we frugal-ed our way through the week so that we have more money to put towards our financial goals. Frugal Resources from around the Web: I recently discovered a blog, Passionate Penny Pincher. How did you live frugally this week? The post It’s Frugal Friday: 10/28/16 appeared first on Family Balance Sheet. Frugal Friday

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How We Frugal-ed this Week: 10/12/18

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Frugal Friday: A recap of how we frugal-ed our way through the week. Frugal Miscellany: We’ve had a lot of very warm and humid days in September and October. That wasn’t very frugal of me, but our house was really hot and we all wanted to sleep well. How did you frugal this week? The post How We Frugal-ed this Week: 10/12/18 appeared first on Family Balance Sheet. Frugal Friday

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Am I Frugal – or Cheap?

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I wonder if I’m really being frugal or if I am just being cheap. To me, frugal implies using resources in the wisest fashion and cheap implies a specific focus on getting the lowest price. Cheap or frugal? Cheap or frugal? Cheap or frugal? Cheap or frugal? Cheap or frugal? Cheap or frugal? Am I being cheap or frugal? Sometimes I wonder about myself.

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Frugal Fixes that Work

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Please share some of your frugal fixes in the comments! The post Frugal Fixes that Work appeared first on Prairie Eco-Thrifter. After a number of years of ‘making do or doing without’ a person discovers ways of doing things that work – using minimal resources. Here are a few things I’ve come up with or utilized over my 67 years on the planet. Shower stalls.

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Frugal Friday 12.02.16

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It’s Frugal Friday: A recap of how we frugal-ed our way through the week so that we have more money to put towards our financial goals. Frugal Resources: 1. How did you live frugally this week? The post Frugal Friday 12.02.16 Our mission: Live WELL, On LESS Money. What We Ate this Week: Sunday: Using leftover turkey & gravy, I made Turkey & Waffles , steamed vegetable.

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Living a Frugal Life: Exploring Staycations

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Frugal Date Nights. Go Frugal If you’re trying to save money, pay down debt, or both, then you might want to consider skipping your family’s usual summer trip and plan staycations instead. Staycations are inexpensive activities that your family can do at home, or locally, that you can all enjoy without running up an expensive vacation tab. Staycations are far from boring, in fact you may come to prefer them over the hassle of packing, traveling, etc. Camp Out.

Have Fun and Live Frugally Linky #2

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Welcome to the 2nd Have Fun & Live Frugally! Meet Your Hosts: Gail at Frugal and Coupon Crazy Facebook Twitter Pinterest Teresa at TX Coupon Diva Facebook Twitter Pinterest Jenny at Women with Intention Facebook Twitter Pinterest Here’s What We’ve Been Up To This Week: Christmas Stocking Ideas 10 Uses For Hydrogen Peroxide Decluttering The Toy Area Have Fun & Live Frugally Link Party Rules: By linking up, {Read More}. Linky Parties frugal

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Have Fun and Live Frugally Linky #1

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I’m very excited to be co-hosting the very first Have Fun & Live Frugally Linky Party! Linky Parties frugal linky party

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Have Fun Live Frugally Linky Party #3

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Have Fun Live Frugally Linky Party Feature Post Restaurant Style Salsa Cool Whip Cookies Gail at Frugal and Coupon Crazy Facebook Twitter SnowBall Cookies Jenny at Women with Intention Facebook Twitter Coffee Facial Scrub Teresa at TX Coupon Diva Facebook Twitter Linky Party Rules: Please follow the hosts at one of their sites. Please post things that are related to: Frugal living, do it yourself, recipes, money saving, homemaking, and Stay {Read More}.

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A Green and Frugal Funeral

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Green and Frugal Burial. What if you could be as green and frugal when you enter the hereafter as you try to be now? Eco-Friendly Acne Fighters: Skin Care for the Frugal. Go Frugal Go GreenConrad Richter , in the book, The Trees, describes the burial of Sayward’s pioneer mother.