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Being Frugal By Choice

  • newCanning Supplies and Preserving Equipment List
    This complete Canning Supplies and Preserving Equipment List will help you get you started off on the right foot with home canning. This guide will walk you through the essential canning supplies, tools, and products needed to get started. Save time…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Mar 19, 11:00am -
  • Homemade Dusting Spray and Furniture Polish
    Learn how to make simple and affordable Homemade Dusting Spray! Safe, effective, and great for cleaning and polishing wood furniture with lemon and other citrus essential oils. I don’t dust. Let’s just go ahead and put that out there now. No need…
    - 2 days ago 21 Mar 19, 11:00am -
  • Raspberry Supports – How to Build Raspberry Trellises
    One of the easiest DIY garden projects ever, Raspberry Supports are an affordable way to grow raspberries in your home garden. Homemade raspberry trellises to will save you so much money at the grocery store. When you come home from Lowes with garden…
    - 4 days ago 19 Mar 19, 11:00am -
  • Scattered Sundays
    Oh, friends. My heart is broken for the country of New Zealand. I’m so sick that our mass shooting culture has found itself popping up in other countries.  Keeping you all in my heart. May some positive change come out of this and may you never kn…
    - 6 days ago 17 Mar 19, 11:00am -
  • Removing Rust From Cast Iron {How to Use and Love Cast Iron}
    Learn the secrets to Removing Rust From Cast Iron without toxic chemicals or harsh treatments. You’ll also learn how to clean and season cast iron, and LOVE your skillets and dutch ovens. Seasoning cast iron can see intimidating, but we’re breaki…
    - 7 days ago 16 Mar 19, 11:00am -

Frugal Babe

  • Goodbye, mortgage!
    In January 2003, my husband and I bought our first house, and saddled ourselves with our first mortgage — I believe the first payment was due in March 2003. And in March 2018, just about exactly 15 years later, we made our final mortgage payment. S…
    - 15 May 18, 3:55pm -
  • Achieving our goals, thanks to long-term frugality
    Since it’s been a year and a half since I posted anything on here, I guess I’m a bit overdue for an update. All is well here, but I’m currently freelance writing for four separate organizations, so there is always paid work to be done when I’…
    - 31 Dec 17, 7:40pm -
  • Still here!
    Hello dear readers! Since it’s been five months since my last post, I guess I’m a bit overdue for an update. I just read through that last one, and it was sort of like reading a journal entry. All of the things I mentioned are still going well. A…
    - 19 Jul 16, 12:12am -
  • An update from our frugal corner of the world
    Hello friends! I got an email from a reader today (Hi Jean!) checking to make sure that nothing had happened to me, since my little blog world here has been so quiet. So I figured this would be a good time to check in with some quick updates on our l…
    - 12 Feb 16, 6:20am -
  • Outfitting our whole life – second hand
    Our second grader (my how time has flown!) is in choir this year.  He absolutely loves it, and looks forward to Tuesday mornings despite the fact that he has to be at school 50 minutes early for choir practice.  We love seeing him have so much fun…
    - 22 Sep 15, 11:49pm -

Frugal Living NW

Suddenly Frugal

  • Free Shipping Day Update
    Free Shipping Day usually occurs one week before Christmas, give or take a business day, to account for free shipping getting there on time. This year, Free Shipping Day will be held on Friday, December 18th. Free Shipping Day is the last day that on…
    - 13 Dec 15, 5:00am -
  • Holiday Tipping Etiquette
    It’s December, which means it is that time of year–to hand out holiday tips. If you’ve been wondering how much do I tip at the holidays, don’t stress: I’ve put together an easy-to-understand list of holiday tipping etiquette based on the mo…
    - 11 Dec 15, 5:00am -
  • Tips for Thrift Store Shopping
    When our family became Suddenly Frugal in 2007, we quickly learned how thrift store shopping could be a great way to buy clothing and other household goods that we needed without blowing our budget. We also learned that when it came to putting cash b…
    - 10 Dec 15, 5:00am -

The Frugal Girl

  • What I Spent, What We Ate | Basically Dinner Illustrated. And that’s all.
    This post contains affiliate links, which earn income for this site at no extra cost to you. What I Spent I spent $202 this week! That’s definitely on the high side for me. But the good news is that things are still averaging out to be right on bud…
    - 1 day ago 22 Mar 19, 9:00am -
  • My jeans split, my scale is discontinued, ThredUp photos are coming!
    This post contains affiliate links, which earn revenue for this site at no extra cost to you. I’ve got some miscellany for you all today! I gave up on that one pair of jeans. You know how I’ve mended them a bunch of times? Well, they ripped AGAIN…
    - 2 days ago 21 Mar 19, 9:00am -
  • How We Homeschool in High School
    Hi Kristen, I’ve been a reader of your blog for a few years.  I’m a homeschool mom of 4 from Washington state, and my oldest, 13, is getting ready to start high school next year.  I always thought I’d send him to public school for high school…
    - 3 days ago 20 Mar 19, 9:00am -

Thrifty Northwest Mom

  • newFree Camping Sites in Idaho to Camp on a Budget
    Free Camping Sites in Idaho to Camp on a Budget Our free camping guides for the Northwest (Washington and Oregon) as well as Free Camping in California have all been so popular, so we wanted to expand & offer more camping options for those in the Nor…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Mar 19, 10:00pm -
  • newKidPik Promo Code – 40% Off Subscription Boxes For Kids + Free Styling & Shipping!
    KidPik – Affordable Subscription Boxes for Kids! The kidpik birthday celebration continues with this exclusive offer! Enjoy 40% off the whole box + free styling + free shipping. This offer is Valid 3/22 & 3/31 with promo code KPA40. This is one of…
    - 18 hours ago 22 Mar 19, 6:54pm -
  • newEverything You Need to Know about Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge
    Everything You Need to Know about Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge  If you haven’t heard the big news, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge finally has an opening date. A Galaxy Far, Far Away is officially coming to the Disneyland Resort on May 3…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Mar 19, 5:00pm -
  • newOK! Magazine Subscription Deal – $17.95 Per Year (91% off)
    OK! Magazine Discount Offer Right now, you can subscribe to Today only, subscribe to OK! Magazine for only $17.95 per year (91% off)! You can order up to 3 years at this price! Just enter coupon code THRIFTYNWMOM This offer expires at Saturd…
    - 21 hours ago 22 Mar 19, 4:00pm -
  • newAmazon Online Shopping – Best Daily Deals! (Updated Regularly)
    Amazon Online Shopping – Updated Daily (Mon. – Fri.)! Pin it to your favorites board here for easy access later! Amazon online shopping is a great way to save on all kinds of items you might need, without having to leave home! They sell just abou…
    - 21 hours ago 22 Mar 19, 3:30pm -