Frugal

  • How to Set a Back to School Routine

    How to Set a Back to School Routine Stressing about how the back to school routine will go? Worried that your kids will constantly be late – or worse, you will be? You can enjoy a smoother transition into the new school year when you have a set routine. Having a ... Read More
  • Don’t Throw Away: Repurpose and Save Money

    Instead of throwing that broken item out, repair it. That’s one less thing in a landfill and one less thing you have to buy. You’ll be amazed at how you can Repurpose and Save Money. Recently, fixer’s collectives have been popping up in pockets around the ... Read More
  • Back to School Savings Tips

    It is that time of year again. Moms are rejoicing and kids are complaining. Ok, so my kids are rejoicing, too. I’m lucky that they love their school and are looking forward to going back to school to meet old and new friends. Do your kids enjoy going back to ... Read More
  • Cheap Summertime Eats the Whole Family Will Love

    Doesn’t it seem like we eat more during the summer months? Maybe it is the longer days, or the need to replenish all the calories we burn swimming, boating, and roller skating. Whatever the reason is, if you are not careful you can easily find yourself spending a ... Read More
  • 10 Ways to Repurpose Picture Frames

    10 Ways to Repurpose Picture Frames Picture frames are one of those household items you can find anywhere. Whether you are browsing at a local thrift shop, flea market, garage sale, or just perusing your own garage or basement, we all seem to have an abundance of ... Read More
  • Save on Ink and Paper When Printing Coupons

    I love printable coupons. You can find the right coupon, print and go. No worrying about shuffling through the newspaper insert when you are printing… But people ask me all the time – how do you save on ink and paper? Well, of course, I have some tips on ... Read More
  • Shopping Local Farmer’s Markets to Save

    Shopping Local Farmer’s Markets to Save When we are talking food, nothing beats fresh, which is why I love shopping local farmer’s markets.  Plus, shopping local helps local businesses in your community and state. Honestly, it isn’t a new love since ... Read More
  • 10 Uses for Orange Peels

    Oranges are in season right now and you may have noticed that they are a great price at the grocery store! Right now is the time to stock up on this vitamin C packing fruit. We recently planted an orange tree and I can’t wait until it is producing so I can ... Read More
  • The Benefits of a Budget Calculator

    Whеn it comes tо dеtеrmining finаnсiаl gоаlѕ аnd budgеt соnѕtrаintѕ, utilizing a budgеt calculator iѕ еѕѕеntiаl. Althоugh a trаditiоnаl саlсulаtоr саn be uѕеd tо figure оut a monthly or wееklу budget, a wеll dеѕignеd ... Read More