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Hot Cross Buns - an Easter tradition

In 1592, Queen Elizabeth I decreed that hot cross buns could no longer be sold on any day except for Good Friday, Christmas or for burials. 247 more words

Family Pets Need Frugal Access, too!

If a pet is a member of your family, why not be prudent about it as well?

For example, frugal fencing for your family pup? 17 more words


Free Subscription to Better Homes & Gardens Magazine

I understand that you may never have the chance to read a magazine without a child interrupting or tearing out the pages, but it is still fun to get them & pretend that you have the time to read them ;) 25 more words



I’m finally doing it! My first blog post. I’m so excited. I’ve put YEARS of thought into this. I think I have the perfect name. Living on lemonade. 446 more words


Avoiding Those Sneaky Fees Will Save Money Every Year

As the economy and unemployment rates still bring on a certain amount of “belt tightening” for us consumers it also causes businesses to find ways to generate additional income. 917 more words

Personal Finance

Homemade Whipped Body Butter

Whipped Body Butter

  • 1/4 c. shea butter
  • 2 Tbsp carrier oil (I used sweet almond and avocado)
  • 1 tsp vitamin E oil (optional)
  • 25 drops essential oil (optional)
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