Frugal

Memorial Day Pool Party!

My kids love anything related to outside and water.  That’s why I couldn’t believe my eyes when I found a Disney Princess pool at Walgreens for $4.99 one night.  I was actually perusing the store, looking for Easter clearance (of which they had none) and I stumbled upon this kiddie pool gold mine!  It was…

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Cinco de Moes on Cinco de Mayo!

I remember a time when Cinco de Mayo meant that my friends and I would get dressed up and go out for a night on the town.  Needless to say, my priorities changed when I had two kids in less than two years.  Now my idea of fun is having some free time between cleaning…

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Saving The Earth…The Cheapskate Way!

I already make a lot of ‘earth-conscious’ decisions naturally since I am such a cheapskate.  It’s pretty awesome that I am reducing my carbon footprint by doing things that save me money too!  Some of these things are pretty easy to do, while some require more time, but in the long run it’s worth it…

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Yard Sale Season is Upon Us!

Yes!  Spring is here and you know what that means: the start of yard sale season!  I have been looking forward to this since yard sale season was over last year.  Today started a beautiful weekend and I was actually feeling better (I am getting over a REALLY bad cold.  yuck!)  so I decided to…

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Spring Mini Bucket List!

My family will be the first to admit it: We’re dorks. We like doing things that some people might deem ‘weird’ or ‘unorthodox.’  But we’re fun.  At least, that’s what we tell ourselves.  So every season, we all make a list of things we want to go before that season is over.  I used to…

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Chicken Pot Pie

Ever have one of those days where you want to just throw up your hands and say, “Forget it!  Let’s order pizza?’  I call those ‘weekdays!’  But seriously, I have a super easy recipe for Chicken Pot Pie that I make all the time.  Now, I originally found this recipe from Hungry Girl.  She has…

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