Every Monday, I answer a few of the questions that my readers send me. If you have a question you’d like me to answer in a future Q&A post, just leave me a comment here or email me (thefrugalgirl [at] gmail [dot] com) and put Q&A in the subject line. I look forward to hearing […]
Archives for May 2010
This past Friday I was supposed to go take some senior pictures, but the weather was overcast and too dark for that. So, I ended up have a surprise day at home, and since the weather was really cool, I decided to get some batch baking done. I made: 3 dozen Sweet Potato Chocolate Chip […]
On Saturdays, I share my menu plan for the upcoming week along with a photo of my groceries and a tally of my spending. My goal is to spend $100/week for our food, toiletries, and cleaning products. I’m currently in the midst of trying to buy more local, sustainably-produced food while sticking to my budget. […]
I’m giving away five $5 Quiznos gift cards today on my review blog, so your odds of winning are good. Go enter!
Every week, I post a picture of the food that has gone bad over the last seven days. Why do I do this? Because in March of 2008, I finally got fed up with the amount of food I was wasting, and I thought that showing my waste to other people would motivate me to […]
(a third title option: “Why my washing machine agitator is two different colors”) If you asked my husband which of us is more frugal, he would, without hesitation, name me. And it is true that I am far more likely to obsess about expenses and savings plans and waste. But in one way, Mr. FG […]