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

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Why reading is the ultimate frugal activity and some children’s book recommendations.

Reading can be insanely frugal. Visits to libraries around the country are way up even though there is a common misconception that they're outdated and no one uses them anymore. If you haven't been to your local library lately- check them out! Our local library not only has lots of awesome print books, they have… Continue reading Why reading is the ultimate frugal activity and some children’s book recommendations.

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10 Frugal Activities to do with kids.

  I have to admit, I'm in a sweet spot with the frugal kids, Frugal Kid #1 is starting kindergarten in the fall, and even though he went to preschool he still doesn't really care about the hot new toy or special new vacations that his friends are going on. Additionally, right now I work… Continue reading 10 Frugal Activities to do with kids.