Top 5 Ways Menu Planning Can Save You Money

Top 5 Ways Menu Planning Can Save You Money

As a child I didn’t think much about menu planning, really. It’s just something my mom did every month. She never allowed groceries to derail the family budget. We didn’t eat fancy, but we did eat well. And no one ever went to bed hungry. At least, not because there wasn’t food… I have done […]

How to Make Frugal, Natural, Laundry Soap at Home

How to Make Frugal, Natural, Laundry Soap at Home

Happy Monday everyone!  Since Monday is laundry day at my house, I thought it appropriate to tell you all about the laundry soap that I make at home. It takes just a few minutes to put together and costs me about ½ penny per load. Actually, it probably costs less than that because I stock […]

Why Should You Store Food At Home?

Why Should You Store Food At Home?

People often ask me why I talk about preserving and storing food so much. (You can read about my food storage here.) I think that is a great question and a great topic for a blog post. So here’s my answer. Savings There are several reasons I talk about food storage. The first one is […]

Super Easy, Super Fast Sugar Body Scrub

Super Easy, Super Fast Sugar Body Scrub

What girl doesn’t like a little bit of pampering now and then? I love having smooth, soft feet, but I hate the prices you have to pay for the stuff to make ’em that way! So I went online and found several recipes. I kinda mixed and matched them and came up with this. The […]