Posts tagged with: frugal

  • Budget Wedding | How to have a beautiful wedding on a budget
A beautiful budget wedding might seem like the stuff of dreams but it is possible. Make your budget wedding a reality by using these tips from the experts. See how to save money on everything from your wedding invitations to...
  • simplicity - what is a simple life
What is a simple life? Is a cabin in the woods (like Thoreau in Walden) necessary for you to live simply? Do you need to turn your back on all modern conveniences, worse yet, technology? Luckily, there are no hard and fast...
  • 7 things I wont do to save money
I’m pretty focused on being frugal and saving money wherever (and whenever) I can, then I read 11 Outrageous Things People Did To Save Money and I decided I’m not THAT frugal after all! While I can understand putting your pee...
  • how to grow your own food in an apartment
Yes. It is possible to grow your own food even if you live in an apartment or a house with little to no garden. The key ingredient you need is: sunlight. As long as you can offer your plants at...
  • smart money simple life - weekend reading
Welcome to Weekend Reading #8 We’re expecting an ‘Antarctic Vortex‘ to blow through for the next couple of days so we can look forward to unusually cool temperatures. However, the good news is that creates the perfect environment for spending some time...
  • Get started on a debt free Christmas with these simple tips
Did you manage to achieve a debt free Christmas last year? If not, would you like to this year? Yes? Well, with just under six months to go until Christmas is here again, now is the time to start planning...
  • quick french bread
What? Quick French bread that’s also easy? It sounds too good to be true, I know, but I’m here to tell you it’s not only possible… I’ve done it! I’ve seen this recipe (and others that are very similar) popping...
  • frugal living tips to get you strarted
Frugal living doesn’t come naturally to everyone. Lots of us, me included, are used to spending what we have on what we need, when we need it. There was a time in my life when I spent without thinking about...
  • lazy girl guide to oatmeal
Calling this post the Lazy Girl’s Guide to Breakfast is probably overstating things a bit. Perhaps, Lazy Girl’s Guide to Oatmeal would have been more appropriate but it sounds a little stodgy, don’t you think? Anyway, the point is, I’m...
  • frugal gardening vegetables
Autumn is here at last and that means it’s time to get the vegie garden prepped and planted for winter crops. I used to run my vegie garden all year (I live in a temperate zone) but for the last...