My husband and I started our family shortly after graduating from university, so there was never really a time when we had extra money for things like interior decorating. Our apartments were decorated with hand-me-down furniture gathered from generous family and friends, and we were totally fine with that. Years later, with the advent of […]
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 […]
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 […]
You don’t need a lot of property to make this happen. Get your ideas flowing about making a living on your homestead. These 53 ways will help you get started.
There are so many ways you can save electricity in your home. Some of these you may have not considered. A little change here and there can lead to hundreds of dollars saved annually.
I’ve been a homemaker for my whole life. It started early on when I’d line my dolls up at my play kitchen table and make them breakfast. It’s all I’ve ever wanted to be and it’s the one thing I can say I excel at. Over the years I’ve collected hundreds of little household tips […]