Today’s Frugal Tip- Try Driving Slower

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Yes- this is a hard one sometimes, but did you know for every 10 mph slower you drive it increases your vehicle’s  fuel economy by about 4 mpg- and that adds up!! Everything I read said you get the best gas mileage by drive 55 mph.. but I don’t now if I can swing that one But with gas over $4 a gallon here I may just have too!! If you have a frugal tip email it to FFD. We {Read More}

So I Think I am a Hoarder.. What Do You Think?

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Last week we cleaned out our office.. it was pretty scary.  I don’t know what  yours is like.. but ours is scary. We took almost everything out of the office and put it in the living room. We  had 3 boxes to sort stuff in: throw away, keep and recycle.  Most of it actually went in the garbage.  I am amazed at how much I do get rid of on a daily basis but yet how much is left and {Read More}

Uh Oh, Daddy… You are IN Trouble…

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My husband is not the saver in this family.. we have been together a long time (since high school) so he has improved but he still likes to spend money a lot It’s ok with me.. because it’s a balance.  If it were just me I would probably hoard it all and we would never do anything..lol.  I am pretty sure God knew what He was doing went he put us together. Yesterday he took our oldest daughter out to {Read More}

Today’s Frugal Tip: Rent Movies Instead of Going to The Theater

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Renting movies really is the frugal way to go. Movies from Redbox and Blockbuster Express are only around $1 (and you can almost always get a free code if you want).  Going out to one is pretty much going to cost you an arm and a leg- so if you have a little patience you can keep all your appendages :). Splurge on dinner out- then bring a movie back home. If you have a frugal tip email it to {Read More}

Save $54.79 (or more) Every Month By Packing a Lunch

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Most of you know that packing a lunch can save you money, but I always think being reminded of these little savings is a good thing. I think you could save quite a bit more than $54.79 a month by packing a lunch, but prices vary. Lunches out could range from a few dollars at a fast food place or $10 or more at a nicer restaurant. The lunch you pack is probably going to cost in the range of {Read More}

Homemade Window Cleaner

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Ever been out of cleaning supplies just when you need them?  Or maybe you simple want to cut down on chemicals in your home. How about trying out some Homemade Window Cleaner?  I really like my homemade cleaners.. I think they work great.  Try one of these recipes out and then leave a comment. 1. Vinegar Vinegar is germ killer and grease cutter.  But make sure to use white vinegar It’s cheapest, anyway).  With it you can get streak-free windows {Read More}