For those of you who know me at all, you know that I spend a lot of time in the kitchen in the name of frugality. Because of that, I like to make things as easy on myself as possible. One simple way I do that is the way I make iced tea. Continue reading →
I’m sure I don’t have to tell you that most American families have been impacted by the recent economic downturn. Some of us have felt the impact more than others, but I would imagine that no matter where you find yourself on the spectrum, you could always use a tip or two to help you save a buck or two.
Since moving from city life to the country life 8 years ago, I have learned to be much more self-sufficient around the home simply because I don’t have the city conveniences around me. While this has taught me many valuable skills, it has also shown me how much money can be saved when we put forth a little (or a lot!) more effort. Continue reading →