Frugal Living

15 Quick Ways to Make Money at Home: Part 1

15 Quick Ways to Make Money from Home: Part 1   We’ve all been there, you need money for something and are flat broke. You’re either: between jobs, your paycheck is two weeks away, you just had to pay rent, you missed work because you or the kids were sick, or you had some other…

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15 Quick Ways to Make Money From Home: Part 2

15 Quick Ways to Make Money From Home; part 2   We’ve all been there.  You need money for something and are flat broke. You’re either between jobs, or your paycheck is two weeks away, you just had to pay rent, you missed work because you or the kids were sick, or you had some…

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Frugal & Free Landscape and Garden

Frugal & Free Landscape and Garden  Did your money tree fail to produce this year? Do you want a pretty yard or a lush garden but low on cash? Have no fear, The Queen of the frugal gardeners is here! I have over 15 tips to help you have a frugal & free landscape and…

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Free Vacations: Find out How

 10 FREE Vacations The title almost sounds like a bad timeshare scam, but the truth is, you can take a free vacation; we’ve been doing it for over a decade and I want to share our secret with you. I always run into friends that wish they could take a vacation, but can never afford to…

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How to Save Money on Produce

10 ways to help you save $ on local and organic produce This post is part of a series from an interview with a local produce stand owner and operator, Mary Beth Pope of Mary Beth’s Sustainable Foods located in South Carolina, selling locally sourced and organic food. Mary Beth has operated a successful local produce…

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DIY Fire Pit; Quick, Easy, and Cheap

  Quick, Easy, and Cheap My three favorite words! Who doesn’t love roasting marshmallows and sitting by a fire when there is a slight chill in the air? Well you don’t have to be Bob Vila or even Bob the Builder to have a functional fire pit. Sure all of those internet pictures and ideas…

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Landscaping and Gardening on a Budget

    Landscape and garden on a Budget Did your money tree fail to produce this year? Do you want a pretty yard or a lush garden but low on cash? Have no fear, The Queen of the frugal gardeners is here! I am frugal for two reasons; # 1 out of need. We are…

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Green Cleaning your clothes can save you $$$

  OK, when was the last time someone told you that you could actually save money by cleaning your clothes? I confess I did a little play on words but it’s true. A more accurate introduction should have been ‘How you clean your clothes could save you money” There are two ways our family saves an…

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