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Ask the Readers |Frugal House-Building Advice?

July 9, 2014
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Recently, I got an email from a reader asking for advice about building a home. While I do have some experience in home fixing-up and I can paint All Of The Things, I have nooo clue about actually building a house! Image thanks to Armchair Builder via Flickr Creative Commons However, I’m positive that some […]

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Help! Do you have good blackout window treatment suggestions?

May 26, 2014
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Since it’s Memorial Day, I wasn’t going to post today, but I need some help from you guys! Mr. FG works some odd hours no matter what shift he’s on, which means that we are frequently getting at least part of our sleep when the sun is up (especially during the longer days of summer). […]

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Do any of you use a Foodsaver?

May 14, 2014
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A reader named Carol recently sent me this question: I really enjoy your blog. One thing I’m obsessing about is purchasing a Foodsaver sealing system. I know that you don’t like the whole plastic packaging thing, but I’m just undone when it comes to packaging meat. I prefer to purchase, say, a whole pork tenderloin […]

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Ask The Readers | Where Can I Buy High Quality Shoes?

March 24, 2014

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 […]

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Tyndale Winner! And please help me think through something.

January 17, 2014

Random.org chose commenter 13, Teri, as the winner. By the way, winners for the giveaways here are always randomly chosen…I don’t choose comments based on merit, as that would be unfair and also way too hard for me. Congrats, Teri! I hope you love your Kindle from Tyndale.

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About those grocery posts…

September 23, 2013

So, you guys left lots of great comments when I asked what frugal things you’re struggling with last week…I’m so glad I asked! A very common theme was that you want help with food spending, so I’ll make sure to do some blogging about that. Also, a lot of you said you missed the grocery/menu […]

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