Kids can be so expensive. There is the expected expenses of clothing and feeding them. Then there are the unexpected expenses of injuries, wisdom teeth, illnesses, and notes from school saying they owe money for this or that. Either way, kids costs money. I am here to tell you that after raising two kids to […]
There are some modern conveniences I would not want to live without: running water and a washing machine for starters. There are some modern conveniences that are not really necessary, but they make life easier. I lived without a microwave for over four months until someone took mercy on my children and bought one. I […]
When you are living on a one income tight budget, you learn to be frugal with your money. Especially when you have a large family. Over the years, we’ve learned how to cut costs and save money in several different ways. Sometimes, saving is just practical ways to cut corners and other times, you have […]
You pour your heart and soul into canning your annual garden harvest. Don’t let old, rusty canning jar lids take away from the appearance of your beautiful jars pickled beans and garden fresh salsa!
Read on for tips for drying your clothes on a clothes line plus read about my favorite laundry detergent!
Have you ever thought that you wanted to give the frugal life a shot but you just don’t know where to start. Before you dive head first into it, start slow until you figure out what works for you and what does not. A few simple changes in your life at a time will really […]