Repair, Don’t Replace

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

You could take your radio to the radio and TV repair shop down the street, but most things you could probably fix yourself. He built his own garage. He was a trained radio and TV repairman, when those had tubes. What do you do when a pair of socks gets a hole in the heel?

Making good use of leftover paint

Discount Coder UK

Yesterday I heard a news story on the radio about millions of unwanted pots of household gloss and emulsion paint, stashed and going crispy in garages, cupboard and attics all over Britain.

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Growing up in the 1950?s

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

riding lawn mowers, garage door openers and many, many more things we take for granted today. Ours was smaller (about 700 square feet) – 2 bedrooms (my brother and I shared one and my parents the other), a kitchen and a living room, No basement or garage. My radio was AM only.

Life Tips from Dad

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

In the 1940′s he became a radio repair technician, started his own radio repair service company, went to work for an aircraft manufacturer and eventually ended up working on parts of the space program in the 1960s. He taught himself how to build and built his own garage.

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Collecting – Tips for Fun and Profit

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

A few years back, we sold several older radios – one wooden cabinet tabletop model from the 1940s, a Bakelite tabletop from the 1950′s and a 1960′s tiny transistor in MIB (mint in box) condition. I know a few collectors.

Sharing Goods to Reduce Consumption and Cut Waste

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Everywhere you look, television, billboards, the Internet, magazines, newspapers and radios try to tell us what we need to buy and consume in order to be happy. Modern society comes with a lot of “I need it’s”, doesn’t it?

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How to Prepare For A Hurricane | Emergency Checklist

For the Mommas

Get an Emergency Supply Kit , which includes items like non-perishable food, water, a battery-powered or hand-crank radio, extra flashlights and batteries. Reinforce your garage doors; if wind enters a garage, it can cause dangerous and expensive structural damage.

Buy Echo (2nd Gen), Get Free Echo Dot (2nd Gen) – $99.99

Saving With Shellie

Echo can also play audiobooks, radio stations, news briefs, and more. Just ask Alexa to check your calendar, weather, traffic, and sports scores, manage to-do and shopping lists, control your compatible smart lights, thermostats, garage doors, sprinklers, and more.

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Toys R Us Black Friday Deals

Saving In Akron

Air Hogs Radio Control Jackal 3CH Helicopter – $19.99. Cars 2 Fisher-Price Imaginext Spy Master Garage – $15.59. Toys'R'Us has just posted their 2-day doorbuster sale! This Year, the Toys'R'Us Black Friday ad includes 32 pages consisting of over 150 doorbuster deals. To attract consumers this year, Toys'R'Us is giving away a holiday savings book for the first 100 shoppers.

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Beginning Exercise without Breaking the Bank

Saving Cents With Sense

You can’t escape the radio and TV ads this time of year boasting amazing deals at your local gym. Check out local thrift stores, Craigslist ads, and garage sales for low cost (and sometimes free!) Think you need an expensive gym membership to get in shape? Think again!

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My Fun Experience With The Kia Rio SX 5 Door

Nicoles Nickels

We were finally able to fit 2 cars in the garage with the Rio! I could also stream Pandora through the radio and have satellite radio if I wanted. I love to drive, I am not a good passenger. When Jamie and I are in the car you can be sure I am the one driving.

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Beginning Exercise without Breaking the Bank

Saving Cents With Sense

You can’t escape the radio and TV ads this time of year boasting amazing deals at your local gym. Check out local thrift stores, Craigslist ads, and garage sales for low cost (and sometimes free!) Think you need an expensive gym membership to get in shape? Think again!

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Amazon Lightning Toy Deals (11/27) | Featuring My Little Pony, Razor & MORE

Saving With Shellie

8:00 am: Fisher-Price Little People Wheelies Garage. 9:00 am: Radio Flyer Ez – Rider Scooter Pink. 1:00 pm: Radio Flyer Ziggle. 2:00 pm: Radio Flyer Pro Glider Ultimate Scooter.

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Hottest Amazon Deals 11/23: VTech, Hape, Train Sets, Lego & More

For the Mommas

Smart Wheels Park and Play Deluxe Garage. 3:15 pm EST: Powerzone 380044 3 Ton Aluminum and Steel Garage Jack. 5:05 pm EST: Radio Flyer Deluxe Big Flyer. . Hottest Amazon Deals 11/23: VTech, Hape, Train Sets, Lego & More.

Hottest Amazon Deals for 11/22: Disney Toys, Graco, Melissa & Doug, American Girl & More

For the Mommas

10:05 am EST: Melissa & Doug Service Station Parking Garage. 5:05 pm EST: Melissa & Doug Nesting, Sorting Garages and Cars. 6:35 pm EST: Radio Flyer Grow ‘N Go Flyer. Hottest Amazon Deals for 11/22: Disney Toys, Graco, Melissa & Doug, American Girl & More.

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Season of Sharing Gift Guide and Giveaway – Day 3 – Gifts for Him and Her

Nicoles Nickels

The Wi-Fi Motion Sensor alerts users of activity with a push text or notification as soon as motion is detected, whether you want to know when the kids get in from school, make sure the puppy goes outside during the day, or receive an alert when the garage door opens.