Looking for frugal tips? “Frugal tips” is a search term that brings many people to this site. While tips are good (and I hope you find many here) frugality is more than just tidbits of advice and gestures towards saving money. I’ve been thinking about what aspect of frugality I could write about today. I […]
A solution to two problems – growing in our sunless garden and reusing formula tins.
Can we live the simple life and still exist in the modern world? And if so, how?
Packing a plastic sandwich bag every day can be costly for your budget and the environment. Check out these 7 better alternatives to plastic sandwich bags.
The push to reduce plastic shopping bags leaves the question in many people’s mind, “what do you do for bin liners?” This is our alternative to using shopping bags for bin liners.
Knitted dishcloths have many benefits over their disposable alternatives. Discover those benefits in this article.
Photo by Thai Jasmine What does ‘thriving’ have to do with being frugal? If anything, being frugal seems the opposite to ‘thriving’. Before the credit crunch, being frugal had a bad name. It was sneered at. In an age of consumerism we strived for bigger houses, better cars, more stuff and higher capital gains […]