frugal living

2011 Grocery Goal

December 26, 2010

I shared with you last week about some of my financial goals for 2011. One area of our household budget that was out of control this year was our grocery spending. Despite using coupons and chasing sales, we were not nearly as good about sticking with our grocery budget as had hoped. Now that our […]

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Goals for 2011!

December 20, 2010

Have you started thinking about your financial goals for next year? With 2011 literally right around the corner, there’s no better time than the present! I shared with you my 2010 goals last year; these included: Completing our emergency fund Paying off all consumer debt (not including student loans and the mortgage) With the new […]

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DIY: Homemade Baby Wipes

November 26, 2010

We just ran out of baby wipes in our house, but I am not worried because I have read a lot of articles containing recipes about making baby wipes from scratch. I haven’t tried this yet, but I am anxious to see how it goes. Here is a basic recipe that I will use. 1 […]

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