I am not one to spend coins. I prefer to save my pocket change. In fact, I go out of
Our kids are fortunate to be growing up in the most progressive and exciting time in history. Sadly, the very culture that
In the wake of America’s big economic wake-up call back in 2008, dollar stores and thrift stores saw, and continue
I wish I had a dollar for every stupid purchase I’ve made in my life. I’d have quite a stash!
Even the mention of words like frugality and thrift send some people over the edge because, for them, those words
What I love more than great tips and brilliant ideas from my readers are the lovely words of love and
It was a weird request. My friend Mary Ann asked if she could borrow some pickle juice. Huh? Who keeps
Cream. It’s coffee’s perfect mate. And when that creamer comes flavored in a handy bottle from the dairy case, even more perfect, right? Oh,
I may be the only person in the world for whom this happens, but I doubt it. On a whim,
As you know, and only because I do mention it from time to time, I get a lot of email.
I love to do laundry. I’m crazy that way. And I enjoy discovering ways to do it more efficiently—and by
Let’s say that tomorrow morning you wake up to discover that overnight—gulp!—your car was destroyed beyond repair. You’re not covered
A restaurant menu—no big deal, right? It’s just a list of the food items that a restaurant offers its customers.
You probably know that certain things are cheaper at certain times. Whether you’re shopping online or prefer a brick and
Valentine’s Day is this week, Thursday! I know, I can’t believe it either. Bless you, if you are prepared and
Friends. Valentine’s Day is next Thursday. This is Friday. Get the picture?
Thankfully, there’s a big beautiful weekend between now and then—plenty of time to
Eggs. They’re nutritious, delicious and cheap! Cooking them properly (can you say ramen?!) is quite simple, provided you know the
It pretty much kills me to spend money on things I know I can make myself for less than their pricey
Over the years I’ve received thousands of money-saving tips from readers—many of which I’ve shared in books, newsletters and this
I know what you’re thinking … there is no way! A beautiful, well-done kitchen makeover for less than $400?! Yes.