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Perspective, Passion and Pitfalls

I have not blogged in a while and that is because I didn’t have anything positive to say. I couldn’t bring myself to come on here and blog about the negative aspects of my life. But let me tell you … Continue reading

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Wonderbox Cooker

I made a wonderbox cooker. What is a wonderbox cooker you ask? Well it is an interesting thing that helps to finish cooking your food therefore using less energy and less fuel. You bring your food to a boil for … Continue reading

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Benefits of Being Financially Challenged

One of the many benefits of being financially challenged is you look at advertising in a whole new way. You really do. When simple items you used to be able to afford now become a luxury item. You know like, … Continue reading

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Tightwad Tuesday Tip: Menu Planning

Now that it is really Tuesday and not that fake Tuesday we had on Friday; I will give you a tip. As I enter into the unknown abyss, that is homeschooling 6 kids this year, I am thinking menu planning … Continue reading

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Tightwad Tuesday Tip: Living on a Dime

I love these ladies. I feel like they get frugal living.¬† Some frugal sites on the internet bug me because they give advise like “Make your own cappuccino latte in stead of buying one at the store” Or my favourite … Continue reading

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Tightwad Tuesday Tip: Second Hand Shopping

I know some people have a hard time with this one. I don’t!! I love thrift stores!! I look at it like treasure hunting and when I find that perfect thing I get a bit of a rush. I also … Continue reading

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Tightwad Tuesday Tip: Joining The Poo Free Movement

“Hi my name¬† is Peggy.” “Hi Peggy” “I have been shampoo free for 6 months.” Applause I really have been I stopped using commercial shampoo on my hair when I started making my own soap. So I am still using … Continue reading

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