Tuesday Tip: Do a Stockpile Checkup!

stockpile checkup

Now's as good a time as any to do a quick check of the items in your stockpile and take inventory of  what you have, what you might need, and what you need to get rid of. As I checked my basement shelves, I was pleasantly surprised that I didn't have to toss too much expired food...a few boxes of … [Read more...]

Frugal Friday: Budget Check-Up

Frugal Friday budget checkup

It's Frugal Friday!  The time when we take a few moments to focus on tips and hints for frugal living.  As we head into March, it's as good a time as any to take a look at how your budget is working for you.  A budget isn't a once-and-done kind of thing.  It's something you need to revisit an … [Read more...]

How to Cut your Heating Costs

Cut heating costs

As the "Polar Vortex" makes its return, I thought it would be a good time to revisit a few of these money-saving tips to help you keep a few more dollars in your bank account rather than spending them to heat your home!  Last year we had record-setting low temperatures as part of a record-setting … [Read more...]