When I’ve posted about my Goodwill finds, a lot of you have commented on how fabulous my Goodwill must be. And while it is true that my Goodwill is pretty nice as Goodwills go (it’s pretty new, and fairly organized…as organized as a store that stocks completely random stuff can be, at least!), it still […]
Archives for August 2010
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 […]
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. […]
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 new Kellogg’s post and giveaway is up on my review page…go check it out! And if you’re just getting here today, scroll down for a post on couponing (with a busy discussion in the comments to boot).
A reader (Hi Lindsey!) left the following comment on a post, and it reminded me that I needed to do a post on this topic. I have a question about coupons. I know you don’t use them a whole lot – why is that? I tried to use them for awhile and I found that […]