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6 Frugal Wins & 3 Frugal Fails – November 2017

6 Frugal Wins & 3 Frugal Fails – November 2017

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you. Please read my disclosures for more info.] Oh, what an eventful month. Usually, it takes me 2 months to gather up eventful frugal wins and fails but we’ve got something in just a month already! […]

9 Frugal Wins and 3 Frugal Fails – Sep & October 2017

9 Frugal Wins and 3 Frugal Fails – Sep & October 2017

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you. Please read my disclosures for more info.] Happy Monday! It’s been about 2 months since our last frugal win and frugal fail post. In case you missed it: 7 Frugal Wins – August 2017 & […]

7 Frugal Wins (But No Fails Yet Since I’m Awesome) – August 2017

7 Frugal Wins (But No Fails Yet Since I’m Awesome) – August 2017

A’hoy gentle readers! We’re doing our first ever frugal wins post today (idea robbed from Frugal Asian Finance). This is disguised as a general life update as well. I would have squished this into my family income reports but our August income report is going […]

Frugality Is a Lifestyle That You Might Be Doing Wrong

Frugality Is a Lifestyle That You Might Be Doing Wrong

Frugal isn’t just an activity or adjective! But frugal living just doesn’t sound as cool as being an all-black turtleneck wearing minimalist…nor is frugality marketed to the masses with much finesse. Understandable 🙂 there’s no profit in selling frugality, ha! But I do question why frugality […]

Being Frugal is Easier When You’re Young & Healthy

Being Frugal is Easier When You’re Young & Healthy

“Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.” Mark Twain was not addressing young people finances when he said that but he might as well be, it’s true. It’s easier to save money when you’re young even though it may not seem like […]

Failure Resume? No. Cover Letter? No…More Like Confessional.

Failure Resume? No. Cover Letter? No…More Like Confessional.

I don’t know if anyone has noticed but I went down from posting 3 times a week two months ago to 2 times a week. It’s not a big change, I never felt like I needed to explain my reasoning. After a year of healing, I […]

100 Free & Frugal Things to Do on Valentine’s Day

100 Free & Frugal Things to Do on Valentine’s Day

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] “I love you” may be a pretty powerful thing to say but gestures are even more powerful. Welcome to a list of fun, free, and frugal things you can do with your significant other. This was […]

3 Signs When Being Frugal Doesn’t Work & What To Do About It

3 Signs When Being Frugal Doesn’t Work & What To Do About It

This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you. ~ Frugality essentially means trying to live on less of the assigned allotment. It is the process of creating a conscious surplus from what you are given and rolling that surplus to your […]