Five Frugal Things | scientific cabbage

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Share your five frugal things in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | scientific cabbage appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI used up the rest of the scientific cabbage.

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Five Frugal Things | a library edition

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Share your frugal five in the comments! The post Five Frugal Things | a library edition appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsWell, the library makes up the first two, at least! I put next month’s book club book on hold.

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Five Frugal Things | Only so much martyrdom

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Using the food you buy = always frugal). What frugal things have you been up to this week? The post Five Frugal Things | Only so much martyrdom appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI ate the rest of the gluten-free pretzels.

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Five Frugal Things | preserving jalapenos

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Time for some frugal goodness. Share your frugal five in the comments! The post Five Frugal Things | preserving jalapenos appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsHappy Tuesday! I brined some jalapeños.

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Five Frugal Things | the prunes, they are gone!

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You can save thousands of dollars this way and these savings can outpace a zillion other frugal habits in a hurry. Bonus frugal school thing : I printed this week’s lab manual pages on the back side of last week’s lab manual pages. appeared first on The Frugal Girl.

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Five Frugal Things | Prunes: now extra-dry!

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What frugal things have you been up to lately? The post Five Frugal Things | Prunes: now extra-dry! appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI have been eating some extremely dry prunes. In my pantry clean-out, I found a container of forgotten-about prunes.

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Five Frugal Things | plus a fail

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Definitely a frugal situation. Share your frugal five in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | plus a fail appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsScroll down for the fail. We’re starting with wins first! I mended an armpit hole.

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Five Frugal Things | gluten-free adventures

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What frugal things have you been up to this week? The post Five Frugal Things | gluten-free adventures appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI bought some name-brand gluten-free pretzels on sale.

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Meet a Frugal Girl Reader | Rose

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A few weeks ago, there was a discussion in the comments of a Meet a Reader post where Rose was saying she’s not naturally frugal, and that it would be fun to hear from a reader like herself. How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl? I am not naturally frugal.

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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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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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Meet a Frugal Girl Reader | Jody S.

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How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl?</h2? I am not certain, but I think I started reading The Frugal Girl about the same time I started my blog (2014). What’s your best frugal win? Share a frugal tip with other Frugal Girl readers.

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Meet a Frugal Girl Reader | Bee

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Long-term frugality allowed me to make this choice). How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl? I have read The Frugal Girl on and off for 5-6 years. I began looking at frugality as an alternative to consumerism in the early 1990’s. What’s your best frugal win?

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Meet a Frugal Girl Reader | K D

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How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl? I’m not sure when I started reading the Frugal Girl but I know I was reading when she appeared on CBN TV (You Tube says it aired February 2010). What’s your best frugal win? Keep reading The Frugal Girl.

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Meet a Frugal Girl Reader | Sarah, an RVer

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We discovered that the best side benefit of living small is that it’s a very frugal way to live! How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl? I really started to become interested in frugal living around 2013 which was right before I met my husband.

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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.

Five Frugal Things | hat tip to Mr. FG

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Share your frugal five in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | hat tip to Mr. FG appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsMr. FG fixed a lamp. Sonia had this white Tomons lamp for a couple of years, and sadly, the switch broke.

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Meet a Frugal Girl reader | Reese

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How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl? What’s your best frugal win? We’re like a real-life version of Love It or List It 😉 But he knows this frugal decision is better in the long run! Share a frugal tip with other Frugal Girl readers.

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Meet a Frugal Girl Reader | Ruth T

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Time to meet another Frugal Girl reader! How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl? I believe that I started reading The Frugal Girl on my maternity leave with my oldest child back in 2014. What’s your best frugal win?

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Meet a Frugal Girl Reader | Sarah G

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This year, I’m stepping aside here and there to let you all meet fellow Frugal Girl readers. How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl? I started reading The Frugal Girl before I had kids- probably 2010 or 2011. What’s your best frugal win?

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Meet a Frugal Girl Reader | Battra92

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This week, we’re mixing it up and meeting a male Frugal Girl reader, one who has been reading since almost the very, very beginning. How long have you been reading The Frugal Girl? What’s your best frugal win? Share a frugal tip with other Frugal Girl readers.

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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 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 11.25.16

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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 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.

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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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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Five Frugal Things | taxes, tea, and no power

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Share your frugal five in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | taxes, tea, and no power appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsHappily, our power is back on today! But yesterday was not so good on that front. I bought TurboTax with a $15 discount. Costco (and most other places) have TurboTax marked down until mid-February. So, I went ahead and purchased my download to make sure I didn’t miss the discount.

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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 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

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

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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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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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 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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