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The lost (or newly found) art of grocery shopping

I know this sounds like kind of a silly topic. Like, how hard can it be to go grocery shopping? We’ve been doing it for most of our adult lives and should have it figured out by now. 1,461 more words


Making Frugal a Way of Life

Anyone who knows me, knows that for me, frugal isn’t something that I turn on and off, but a way of life, a set of behaviours that have now become habits which have meant large rewards over time. 627 more words



I keep piles of journals because I’m convinced there are gems hidden inside them though I never open them once they are full.


I read Sarah Manguso and think about my most embarrassing problem: I haven’t succeeded at simplicity yet. 705 more words


Book: The Art of Frugal Hedonism

With The Art of Frugal Hedonism, Annie Raser-Rowland and Adam Grubb have effectively upended an entire genre of books and blogs on frugality and simple living. 355 more words


One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure.

I had about 30 Minutes after work to get in a quick bike ride before Patti went to work.

I came across a charcoal grill in great condition with a “free sign” on it. 193 more words

Favorite Lunch Lately!

I struggle with finding lunch ideas that are yummy and made from mostly unproccessed foods…so I was SO thrilled when I happened upon this easy and yummy Chicken Salad recipe on Pinterest! 149 more words

The surprisingly frugal habits of 8 billionaires

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

caption Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg drives a Volkswagen hatchback. source Justin Sullivan/Getty

Frugality is a subjective term. To the average Joe it could mean eating meals at home or scouring the internet for cheap flights. 1,303 more words