Five Frugal Things | science experiment bread

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What frugal things have you been up to lately? The post Five Frugal Things | science experiment bread appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI made bread after a science experiment.

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Five Frugal Things | Converse, notebooks and more

The Frugal Girl

This is frugal because (hopefully) I am not going to pay a fee for underpaying when I file in 2021. Share your five frugal things in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | Converse, notebooks and more appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal Things

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Five Frugal Things | free cereal! cheap mums!

The Frugal Girl

Share your five frugal things in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | free cereal! appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI got a free box of Cinnamon Toast Crunch. Mr. FG alerted me to the million-box giveaway General Mills was doing.

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Five Frugal Things | I appreciate you guys

The Frugal Girl

Before we get to the frugal stuff, I want to say that I tried to respond to most of the comments on Monday’s post , but if I missed yours: Thank you so much for your prayers and love and thank you for sharing your stories. And today’s next thing is a five frugal things post.

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Five Frugal Things | is $300 frugal? Well…

The Frugal Girl

I know a $300 camera lens is not what you’d consider to be frugal, usually. Share your five frugal things in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | is $300 frugal? Well… appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI bought a camera lens at a discount. I got my 50mm 1.4 in 2011, and I’ve used it probably 5/7 days a week ever since, for blog photos. I have definitely gotten my money’s worth out of it!

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Five Frugal Things | I sold Zoe’s nightstand

The Frugal Girl

What frugal things have you been up to lately? The post Five Frugal Things | I sold Zoe’s nightstand appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsIt’s a nightstand-heavy week around here. I sold Zoe’s Ethan Allen nightstand.

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Five Frugal Things | electric savings, meat markdowns, & more

The Frugal Girl

This is a win on the frugal front, but I am also delighted to help the store avoid food waste. Your turn; share your five frugal things in the comments. (or The post Five Frugal Things | electric savings, meat markdowns, & more appeared first on The Frugal Girl.

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Five Frugal Things | a new painting project

The Frugal Girl

What frugal things have you been up today lately? The post Five Frugal Things | a new painting project appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal Thingsgratuitous cat photo that has nothing to do with this post. I mended a shirt (and more).

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Five Frugal Things | It never hurts to ask!

The Frugal Girl

We booked the hotel using my brother’s family and friends discount, so I’m sorry to say that this frugal tip is not useful for you! Share your five frugal things in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | It never hurts to ask! appeared first on The Frugal Girl.

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How We Frugal-ed through April 2020

Family Balance Sheet

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. We’ve always been a frugal household by being intentional with our money, but we have been affected financially by the pandemic, so we need to stretch our dollars even further. Frugal Kitchen in April: Free Ham?

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Five Frugal Things | Some non-controversy

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What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | Some non-controversy appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsYesterday was kind of a day with comments, mainly on my Facebook page. I knew masks were a little controversial, but I was perhaps unprepared for just how controversial they are on Facebook. I love you all, regardless of your position on face masks. Virtual (and virus-free!) hugs to you all.

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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. Frugal Kitchen in February: Curbside Pick-up: I continued my new grocery routine in February. How did you frugal in January? The post How We Frugal-ed in February 2020 appeared first on Family Balance Sheet. How We Frugal-ed

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Five Frugal Things | pretty much 100% food!

The Frugal Girl

When you all responded to my survey, lots of you said you enjoy Five Frugal Things posts. Katy posts almost nothing other than Five Frugal Things, so you’d probably enjoy her blog if you are not already a reader. Share your five frugal things in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | pretty much 100% food! appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal Things

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Frugal February

Family Balance Sheet

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 January!

Family Balance Sheet

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

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Frugal Fun

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

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 Fun

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Frugal Travel Tips

Couponing 101

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.

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 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 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.

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How to Live a Frugal Lifestyle

Teresa's Deals

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 Friday 11.11.2016

Family Balance Sheet

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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Five Frugal Things | a gift card, a free fizzy drink, and more

The Frugal Girl

Share your five frugal things in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | a gift card, a free fizzy drink, and more appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI contacted Target about a missing $5 gift card. I’d bought at least $20 of personal care items, which should have triggered a $5 gift card for me. But somehow, I didn’t get one. So, I hopped on the chat, and about 5 minutes later, they sent an electronic Target gift card to my email.

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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

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

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

Family Balance Sheet

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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Frugal Fixes that Work

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

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?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

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

Family Balance Sheet

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

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

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.

How I’m Inherently Frugal

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

It is a perfect fit for me, as frugality is my hobby and passion, but I also find myself very attracted to the “go green” movement. The fact that the Prairie EcoThrifter focuses heavily on both topics – frugality and green living – really appealed to me. I Have Frugal Hobbies.

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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

Teresa's Deals

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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Teaching Stewardship Through Frugal Living

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Guest Post Author Bio: This post is from Charles at CreditDonkey, where he writes about frugal credit card deals and tips. Go FrugalVisit CreditDonkey.com to find and compare credit cards.

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.

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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Frugal Tips to Stay Warm This Winter and Cut Down on Your Electric Bill

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Frugal Tips to Stay Warm This Winter and Cut Down on Your Electric Bill By Tim Smith via Modernize Just because the winter sets in, it doesn’t mean your energy bills have to rise exponentially. Frugal Living frugal tips Keeping warm and comfortable inside is important — but saving money is, too. To get the greatest savings on your […].

Frugal Friday Blog Hop

Inspiring You To Save

Welcome to Frugal Fridays! Frugal Fridays is a weekly link-up hosted by The Frugal Free Gal and co-hosted by Inspiring You To Save. The hop includes links for Google Friend Connect, Frugal Fridays Blog HopNOTE: Click "Read More >>" to view the full post and link up!

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10 Awesome Stain Removal Hacks – The Frugal Way

Coupons Do Work

This is safe, cheap and frugal ! The post 10 Awesome Stain Removal Hacks – The Frugal Way appeared first on Coupons Do Work! frugal tips best stain remover best stain remover for white pants how to remove stain from clothes home remedy how to remove stains from laundry life hack stain removal life hacks carpet stains removing stains from clothes stain remover left a stain

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3 Important Lessons in Living Frugally, But Not Too Frugally

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Guest Post Author Bio: David Bakke enjoys living frugally in Atlanta and frequently shares his best financial tips and experiences on Money Crashers , an online resource ranked as one of the top personal finance blogs online. In response to a pay cut at work three years ago, I started living a frugal lifestyle and decided to save wherever I could. In my quest for frugality, however, I’ve learned that some would-be saving methods are not truly practical. Go Frugal

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