Tag: frugal

  • Expenses to cut for healthier finances

    Updated 12/29/18! We gave up cable years ago (saving about $100 per month) but there are still often other expenses that are nickel-and-diming our budget. Sling ~ only $25/mo but no one was watching it.  I’ll consider it again once they fully launch their cloud-based DVR service. Trampoline Class for kiddos ~ As homeschoolers, I…

  • Prepping to pare down the stockpiles!

    This is a great topic being that we’re doing a low-spend month, trying to get into better budgeting habits in order to bulk up our savings.  For the record, I don’t stockpile intentionally…I really just buy stuff regularly, and don’t use it all.  Over time it grows.  I like having excess in the pantry, fridge and freezer.…