Miscellany

Five Frugal Things

September 12, 2014
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 Just five random frugal things I’ve done lately. (A hat-tip to my friend Katy for the blog post theme.) 1. I got a Big Fat Check. From Ebates, of course. The name of their checks is always funny to me, because depending on how much shopping I’ve done or whether I’ve gotten any referrals, sometimes […]

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Five Frugal Things

July 25, 2014
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As always, a hat-tip to The Nonconsumer Advocate for the post theme, which I am totally stealing from her. 1. I’m selling old school books. I just recycle consumables, of course, but when I have a non-consumable book we no longer need, I list it on half.com or ebay. And of course I ship my […]

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Three Things for a Wednesday

July 2, 2014
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One I don’t do tend to do much guest posting (this here blog keeps me pretty busy!) but I just wrote a post for Mint.com about how we handle allowance here at Chez Frugal Girl. Two I got an email letting me know that the Starfish Project, an organization that helps exploited women, is having […]

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Five Frugal Things

June 4, 2014
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My pal Katy* from The Non Consumer Advocate frequently writes Five Frugal Things posts, where she lists some frugal stuff she’s done lately. *Did I tell you I met Katy this spring when she and her family took a trek up the East Coast?? It happened. See? So, anyway, I’m borrowing the idea from her. […]

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In serious need of some planning (and more stream of consciousness thoughts)

May 21, 2014
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Brace yourself for some rambling! I did a pretty good job of planning and prepping before our trip to Florida (If I do say so myself. Ha.), but ever since we got back, I really have not gotten myself into a good groove. (I promise I will tell you about our Disney trip soon!) I […]

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One, Two, Three, Four…

May 16, 2014
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Because I have some random things to share! One Since I’ve only recently gotten a smartphone, I was happy to see that David Molnar’s ebook on iPhone photography is free right now. I’ve been having an awful lot of fun taking photos to share on Instagram (I’m thefrugalgirl on Instagram, of course), and I’m looking […]

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