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Thrifty Thursday | Pull Out Cash

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Going grocery shopping, to the mall, farmers market, garage saling ect? Pull out cash. It hurts a heck of a lot more to break a $100 bill then it does to swipe a card and because of that you will think twice before spending it and you will spend less. How much less, research shows… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Hang Your Clothes

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Hanging your clothes instead of using the washer can save you a good chunk of money. In the summer this is easy to do but what about the winter? We have a clothes drying rack. I am able to hang up at least half a load of clothes a day with it during the winter.… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Eat Before You Go Shopping

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This age old trick of eating before you go shopping has been passed down for a while! Even that extra $3 pack of cookies or snacks each week is an extra $156 a year! The hungrier you are the more things will end up in your cart that aren’t on your list, to an average… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Open the Curtains

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Thrifty Thursday | Open the Curtains I know some people might think I’m crazy but get up right now and go open your curtains on the South and South-West Side of your house. I know it’s winter and you want to keep the heat in but trust me! In the afternoons from about noon until… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Use Rags

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 Thrifty Thursday | Use Rags Why spend money on sponges and pay for replacement cloths for that swiffer? I admit I like the scrubby sponges for cleaning my dishes! But otherwise use a rag it’s free! I remember my grandparents always had a box of rags out in the garage and that what we cleaned… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Reuse Store Trash Bags

Thrifty Thursday | Reuse Store Trash Bags I have mentioned this before but it’s worth another post, instead of buying plastic trash bags for your small home trash cans, such as the ones in the bathroom or under the kitchen sink, use the plastic bags you bring the groceries home in. You can also use… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Check Your Bill Closely!

Thrifty Thursday | Check Your Bill Closely! Just the other month i realized we were being charged $9 a month for Starz. I asked the hubby if he added it and he said no. When we signed up we got a preview of Starz it was supposed to be only 2 weeks. Well they just never… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday |Make Your Own Laundry Soap

 Thrifty Thursday |Make Your Own Laundry Soap Today I want to direct you to my DIY Laundry Soap recipe. I have started this and figured my savings. I was buying with coupons on sale and still spending about $20 a month or $240 a year. The 5 gallon bucket makes 10 gallons and factoring in the… Read More »



Homemade Foaming Soap Trick That Saves You Money!

Homemade Foaming Soap Trick

Homemade Foaming Soap Trick That Saves You Money! Hand soap is something we all need and  use on a regular basis (I hope!) Well I have to say I am a fan of foaming soap it seems less ‘goopy’ (is that even a word?!) then regular hand soap. plus my kids like it and are… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Check Your Shampoo and Conditioner

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Thrifty Thursday | Check Your Shampoo and Conditioner With 4 kids i’m always looking for ways to save money. Here is one way I found that is a little obvious but i hadn’t thought of before!  The next time that you go shopping, you may want to check the prices of what your shampoo and conditioner… Read More »