Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal 5 Friday 3/9/18

Well folks, I'm ready for spring! We're staring down another nor'easter and all I can think about is my plants and how much I'd like to have my hands in the dirt. I pre-ordered some mulberry trees about 2 months ago and I'm wondering if they'll show up before the snow is melted. Where is… Continue reading Frugal 5 Friday 3/9/18

Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal 5 Friday 2/9/18

We've continued on our major house purge and we're starting to see some major changes. I cleaned out our junk drawer and our tea cupboard and both make me so happy now! Not frugal but we purchased some heavy duty shelving for our basement and pulled out the particle board shelves that were bowing and… Continue reading Frugal 5 Friday 2/9/18

Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal 5 Friday 1/19/18

I haven't had much time to post lately, we're headed into our busy season at work and it seems like the holidays and the many many snow days that the kids have had just threw everything off. I've embarked on what I hope will be a major clean out of our entire house. I stayed… Continue reading Frugal 5 Friday 1/19/18

Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal Five 12/15/17

Well we've been running around like crazy people, but this weekend was the first weekend Frugal husband and I have had off together in a long time, so we spent a lot of quiet and slowed down family time together. The picture above is of malasadas, Portuguese fried dough, that are a tradition for my… Continue reading Frugal Five 12/15/17

Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal Five 11/24/17

Woo hoo! My favorite time of year is here!! It's been a HUGE struggle with frugality lately- pretty much everything went off the rails when kids started getting sick. I've been reflecting over the last few days and now that I know what this looks like I can try to do better in the future.… Continue reading Frugal Five 11/24/17