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Hump Day Headlines: Thanksgiving Day Prep

I’ve noticed that many of our frugal blogger friends have taken the second half of this week off to spend time with their family and friends.  884 more words

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What Everyone Else Expects

Welcome to the holidays, one of my favorite times of the year; but then, I also enjoy something about every time of the year. (Except for rainy days in May and prolonged droughts into October.) I am looking forward to Thanksgiving, a time of traditions. 1,062 more words

little indulgences

I have been drinking a mango-berry juice blend from an international store in the last 3-4 days. One of my friends gave me a bottle. At first I did not show interest, but once I tasted it, I was hooked :) 306 more words


Cheap Way to Print Physical Pictures

I feel that I need to share something with the world! I.love.Groovebook. I have been using Groovebook ever since I had Jax and just love it so much! 89 more words

The Quiet Joy of Enough

Walking today on the snowy trails at our local conservation area, BD expressed once again his sense of disbelief that we are actually retired. Like many – if not most – of our generation, he’d expected to work to 65. 369 more words


Frugal Tuesday: Create Less Trash

Our new, smaller trash can was delivered today. After the initial mess of moving in calmed down, we noticed that we weren’t filling up the city-provided can that was here when we bought the house.   295 more words

Frugal Living

DIY Laundry Detergent

Doing laundry for 8 people can get overwhelming so I do about 1-2 loads each day to keep it under control. Doing laundry daily means lots of laundry detergent.   636 more words

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