Category Archives: Frugal Living

Homemade Pico de Gallo

picodegallo I hate tomatoes. I mean loath them with a passion. I think fresh tomatoes are a slimy scourge sent down from some alien planet. I can eat tomato sauce, ketchup, and salsa but have never been able to hold down a fresh tomato. I don’t know the reason why but they make me gag. I have tried to psych myself  up and buckle down and force myself to avail. Read More →

10 Tips For Growing Onions Like A Boss

Are you a firm believer that you absolutely suck at gardening?

Well, my beautiful reader you, I am here to tell you to PLANT SOME STINKIN’ ONIONS! (No pun intended…)

They are literally the easiest thing in the world to grow….wait….can I make that claim?

Let me think……

Yep.

Yep, it’s the absolute easiest thing to grow.

Here are some tips to get ya started!

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10+ Amazing Uses for Vinegar

Believe it or not, I didn’t always use to buy vinegar two gallons at a time. Shocker, huh? But when I learned how many uses for vinegar there were, I couldn’t believe that I only ever used it for baking. Who knew vinegar had so many uses? One time, my little brother in the terrible two’s got a hold of a red permanent marker and thought our couch was the perfect canvas to display his artwork. You can probably imagine the look on our faces when we walked in the room. We can’t leave him alone in a room (or even turn our backs) for one second. But, somehow, we managed to get the awful red stains out of our couch successfully. How you might ask? Vinegar. And a little bit of elbow grease.

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10 Easy Ways to Save Money This Summer

As the days continue to get hotter and hotter, and the kids are growing more bored by the minute, things can get a little pricey. During the summer, your electric bill is a lot more likely to go $100 over your budget. Buying water toys and letting the TV play for hours on end are sure fire ways to spend more money than you’re willing to spend this summer. Coming up with ways to save money this summer might be a little hard if you’re at wits end, so I’ve compiled a list of ten ways YOU can save money this summer while keeping your sanity. You can thank me later.

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Homemade vs. Storebought Food

When it comes to what foods I make at home and what foods I buy from the store, there are just some things I cannot imagine ever buying again, but there’s also certain things that I’m not daring enough to try. And a lot of those things I can’t make because I don’t have the equipment and tools necessary to make them with. But my families health always comes first, so that’s another reason why there are certain items that I wouldn’t dare buy from the store, for fear of preservatives, additives, and food dyes.

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