Before we start I’d like to thank The Rain Barrel Depot for sending me two of these kits! Gene has been so helpful and has answered every question I had and even tried to help me find some free barrels!
We all may have different reasons for wanting to cut back – maybe a large unexpected bill needs to be paid, maybe you’re saving up for a new home or car, or maybe there’s too much month and just not quite enough money to get to the end of it. For me the motivation was […]
Learn how to make a beautiful zero-cost, zero-waste wreath for your front door using only found materials. Don’t have any trees to use for greenery? Christmas tree lots generally give away their trimmings for free, and they make spectacular wreathes. No flowers or berries? Try using herbs, such as the rosemary accent pictured, or pinecones […]
Learning how to live frugally is a first step towards a sustainable lifestyle. Here are 17 tips to help you get started!
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