Category Archives: Saving Money / Living Frugally

12 New Things – 1a. Homemade Hand Soap

I am a little behind already on my 12 New Things projects. The first was to make at least three new (for me) homemade cleaning products. Hand soap was the first experiment (although I decided not to make antibacterial hand … Continue reading

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Oh Wheat Tortillas, How I Love Thee..

Whole Wheat Flax Tortillas I love mexican food. I’ll use/eat flour tortillas for some things like enchiladas, but for most everything else I want more flavor. The store-bought wheat tortillas can be a little blah too, but the whole wheat, … Continue reading

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Coupons and Stocking Up – Score your deals

Previous Coupon Post: Plan your strategy. Score your deals. You have your coupons, they’re organized, you’ve decided to mooch off other people’s hard work (or some other strategy), and have picked out the deals you want to take advantage of … Continue reading

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Coupons and Stocking Up – Plan your strategy

Previous Coupon Post: Organize your coupons. Plan your strategy. People have different strategies for using coupons. I’ve come to a strategy that works for me, takes the least amount of time and effort, and produces the most savings. Basically, I … Continue reading

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Coupons and Stocking Up – Organize your coupons

Previous Coupon Post: Get your coupons! So you’ve got some coupons. Now you need to make some order out of them or you’ll drown in a sea of paper. Nobody likes that! 🙂 I’ve tried three ways to do this … Continue reading

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Coupons and Stocking Up – Get your coupons!

Previous Coupon Post: How do I do It? Get your coupons. Here are a few of the best resources: Buy a paper. Get a weekend newspaper by waiting for a deal or just buying it at current prices. It’s cheaper … Continue reading

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Coupons and Stocking Up – How do I do it?

This is part of the Saving Money on Groceries series. There is a TON of info out there about how to use coupons effectively. Like I said in the previous post, it’s probably worth it to try coupons out for a … Continue reading

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