Do you feel like a “yo-yo dieter” when it comes to spending? I do. Sometimes our ‘financial diet’ is strict and I feel good about our spending, and sometimes I go off my budget and need to refocus and apply discipline to get back on track. In this post I share the five basic strategies […]
We grow everything we can, but sometimes we still have to buy food. With the rising costs of groceries, we try to save money every way we can. Here are seven ways we save money on groceries!
People that come and visit us or see us out and about are shocked when they realize just how little money we live on–and no, there’s no government funding. Homesteaders really do have the amazing ability to live on very little money. One of the questions I get asked often is how we do it. […]
I have a few simple ways you can start living within your means today. Living with your means; many of us aren’t even familiar with this term. By definition, means refers to a person’s income or assets; so living within one’s means is to not spend greater than your income or assets. It is a […]
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.