Saving Money


Either I am really, really dirty – or really, really clean – because I am constantly washing clothes, linens and bedding! So I’m always looking […]

Reduce Your Laundry Costs


Pack lunch for work
In an earlier post, I talked about bringing coffee and/or water with you on your commute to work, and how doing that can save you […]

Pack Lunch for Work



No, not that kind of beverage! By “Bring Your Own Beverage”, I mean water, coffee or tea. In the car. To work or when you […]

Bring Your Own Beverage


Make your own pizza
You know what’s expensive? Pizza. Around here, one pizza goes for at least $8.00 – and that’s a special price run Monday-Wednesday. When I used […]

Make Your Own Pizza




Have you ever found a container at the back of the fridge that you couldn’t quite identify what the contents were because it looked like […]

Stop Wasting Food!



Cooking from scratch is probably the best way to save hundreds of dollars a year. There is very little that I don’t make from scratch, […]

Cooking From Scratch


Honestly, I hate grocery shopping. But buying food is a necessity, so I might as well save a ton of money while I shop! My […]

How to Save Money on Groceries



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Have you ever gone shopping, only to come home and find you already have what you just bought? Or that you really need something – after […]

Make a Shopping List & Save Money


Leftover sauerkraut solution
Why is opening up a small can of sauerkraut like opening up a huge can of WhoopAss? It’s as if the stuff expands as soon […]

Leftover Sauerkraut Solution



Acorn squash
It’s simple to prepare and cook acorn squash, and it’s such a great addition to a meal! Baked with butter and brown sugar, acorn squash is a […]

How to Prepare and Cook Acorn Squash