Here were are in 2016; I can hardly believe it. What I can believe is that many of us made some bad money decisions last year. But I have some money saving lessons for the new year to help you get off to the right start! First let me start by saying that beating yourself […]
What homestead doesn’t need to save money? Saving money can be easy when your a homesteader but sometimes we all need a little inspiration to get started. These 25 frugal tips are things that we have used or hope to use on our homestead in the next year.
Saving water is a great way to cut down on your water bill. (Use that extra money to buy some more chickens!). There are lots of great reasons to save water. Many areas are in long term droughts and water is expensively being brought in from long distances. Perhaps you are preparing to move to […]
I know the Dave Ramsey envelope system has helped millions (myself included), but it’s flimsy paper leaves a lot to be desired. Change everywhere, envelopes taped back together for the millionth time… I was fed up! So I decided to ditch the envelope system and start using a system of my own! Check out this […]
Did your washing machine kick the bucket and you need all your cash for the new one? Or maybe you don’t want to haul a bunch of rowdy kids and all their laundry out in public (been there, not done that!). Maybe you live in an apartment and are tired of feeding quarters to the […]
Did you know that you can continue to line dry your clothes throughout the year? There is even an added bonus for those of us in the northern hemisphere that I refer to as “snow bleaching” for your whites. So why is it that you can dry without heat? Are you ready for the big […]