Five Frugal Things

The Frugal Girl

It’s Tuesday and you know what that means: a fresh Five Frugal Things list. But there were no such scenarios for me this year, and buying nothing is quite frugal. ??. What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things appeared first on The Frugal Girl.

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Five Frugal Things | I sold old glasses!

The Frugal Girl

” item has been in my five frugal things posts a lot of times.). What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | I sold old glasses! appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI sold a pair of Sonia’s old glasses.

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Five Frugal Things | some grocery shenanigans

The Frugal Girl

What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | some grocery shenanigans appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsMy first two items this week are both grocery-related and they both were a bit of a headache!

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Five Frugal Things | Yes, on a Wednesday!

The Frugal Girl

So that’s why we are having a Wednesday Five Frugal Things. This is turning out to be kind of a Zoe-themed Five Frugal Things! What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | Yes, on a Wednesday! appeared first on The Frugal Girl.

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Five Frugal Things | a cheap shot for the cat

The Frugal Girl

What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | a cheap shot for the cat appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI got a $5 rabies shot for our cat.

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Five Frugal Things | Thanks, past Kristen!

The Frugal Girl

What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | Thanks, past Kristen! appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI stored my black nylons in a Ziploc bag.

Five Frugal Things | an uninspired edition

The Frugal Girl

Some weeks, I have a running list of interesting frugal things I’ve done (such as trash-picking a cool glass vase ). But this week, I don’t think I have done any particularly interesting frugal things. What frugal things have you been up to? Five Frugal Things

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Four Frugal Things (and a fail!)

The Frugal Girl

Share your frugal five. The post Four Frugal Things (and a fail!) appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI submitted an $80 contact lens rebate. This is always an annoying process since you have to upload photos of your receipt + all the UPCs from each box.

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Five Frugal Things | I sold some wedding rings

The Frugal Girl

A college class + lab is no small amount of money, so I consider it to be a frugal thing that I passed on my first go. ?? Your turn; what frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | I sold some wedding rings appeared first on The Frugal Girl.

Five Frugal Things | two sales and a freebie

The Frugal Girl

What frugal things have you been up to? The post Five Frugal Things | two sales and a freebie appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsThis week’s edition starts out with two eBay sales.

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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. 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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Five Frugal Things | A bit of trash-picking

The Frugal Girl

Share your five frugal things in the comments. The post Five Frugal Things | A bit of trash-picking appeared first on The Frugal Girl. Five Frugal ThingsI trash-picked a pitcher/vase for Sonia.

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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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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.

5 Frugal Living Tips To Saving Money

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

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!

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

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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Ask the readers: How do you socialize frugally?

The Frugal Girl

Alright, frugal people! A blog reader for many years wondering your thoughts on a frugal topic: What types of things (other than going for a walk/hike or having dinner at home together) do you do with your girlfriends that’s frugal? Share your best frugal socializing ideas.

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Topic: 5 Frugal Living Tips To Saving Money

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

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 11.25.16

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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

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.

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

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.

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 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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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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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

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

Family Balance Sheet

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?

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 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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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.

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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A Green and Frugal Funeral

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

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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3 Important Lessons in Living Frugally, But Not Too Frugally

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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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