Happy Friday, everyone! Today’s tip is a reminder, and one I need as much as anyone else: remember Who owns everything. It’s all His. God has blessed our family generously and continues to provide for us. But we don’t really own any of it. He does. And He calls us to be good stewards of … More Frugal Friday – Be a Steward
Happy Friday, everyone! I hope you’ve been enjoying this first week of October. Today’s tip is about knowing your limits and staying in control. I’ve learned that while I am not a big impulse buyer in general, I can’t beat Target. For some reason their marketing style is very effective on me, and even if … More Frugal Friday – Avoid the Target Trap
Happy Friday and hooray for the weekend! Today’s tip might be a little controversial, but here it goes: stop buying expensive bread flour, and just “hack” your AP flour by adding some Vital Wheat Gluten. This might be a grievous sin to a professional bread baker with proper training, but it works for me and … More Frugal Friday – Stop Buying Bread Flour
Happy Friday! I hope you had a good week and are looking forward to a great weekend! On to this week’s tip: skip the salon and cut your family members’ hair yourself! Maybe you think that’s just a little too hillbilly for you, but hear me out. Even if you choose to go to “Cheap … More Frugal Friday – Skip the Salon
Happy Friday! I hope you all had a great week. Today’s money-saving tip is: join Swagbucks! Yes, the name is strange. But it’s a great program that lets you earn points for things like searching the web, online shopping, and answering surveys. You can also get points by referring new members *ahem*.Then you can use … More Frugal Friday: Swagbucks
I’m starting a new feature here called Frugal Friday to share quick little tips for saving money! Big Man and I believe it is very important to live beneath our means and debt-free, and being a one-income family means we have to be creative to meet that goal. I’ll share some of the things I … More Frugal Friday: Re-Use Those Zip Bags!