Frugal Living


Saving Money on Back to School Shopping

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Saving Money on Back to School Shopping Back to school shopping on clothing and supplies doesn’t have to cost a fortune when you apply some of these simple tips and ideas. Go through all the school supplies you have at … Continue reading

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27 Resourceful Uses for Aluminum Foil

Uses for Aluminum Foil

27 Resourceful Uses for Aluminum Foil Have you ever covered a pan of brownies with aluminum foil only to throw it away later?  It’s still fairly clean and still very much useable (not for food) yet it usually gets thrown … Continue reading

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24 Inventive Uses for Rubbing Alcohol

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24 Inventive Uses for Rubbing Alcohol Rubbing alcohol is known for being an inexpensive way to clean and sanitize.  This cheap product in the plain packaging has many more uses than you might realize.  *Note:  Keep in mind that isopropyl alcohol … Continue reading

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37 Brilliant Uses for Coffee Filters

37 Users for Coffee Filters

37 Brilliant Uses for Coffee Filters Even if you don’t have a coffee maker that uses filters, you may want to consider picking up a package next time you go to the store.  Because of the size, shape, and paper … Continue reading

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How to spend more time with your family

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During your life often the things you treasure and hold dear are the relationships you have with your family. Those relationships need to be nurtured to stay strong through lives ups and downs. So it is important that you learn … Continue reading

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How to Create an “Outdoor Oasis”

Kohls Outdoor Oasis

So, my patio is pretty boring right now, as you can see from these pictures.  I have been really busy with the kids’ activities so far this summer, and fixing up my outdoor space has not even been a blip … Continue reading

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Weighty Issues – Time for Change

  We’ve all been there I’m sure. Avoiding every mirror, feeling like crap, and eating to feel a little bit of comfort. I’m here to say that enough is enough. I’ve sat down and fully outlined what I’m going to … Continue reading

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Easy to Make Real Good Taco Dip

I know for us Summer is an especially busy time. Barbecues and picnics, family reunions, birthday parties, sporting events. Seems the list never ends. I had a bridal shower to attend recently and needed a dish to bring to share. … Continue reading

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A simple life is a state of mind

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Throughout the day our minds are filled with things that may weigh us down and make us overwhelmed. When I have those days, I spend a few minutes connecting with my senses. Even here in the country, where I have … Continue reading

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No Laundry Stain Remover? No Problem. Look to Your Kitchen!

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Have you ever stood at your washer looking at a stain only to realize you have no laundry stain remover? Have you looked at the same stain and know that once it is washed and dried the chances of you … Continue reading

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