Hot and Ready Rotisserie Chicken: $6.99 Well Spent

We were at Sprouts Farmers Market this week buying fruits and veggies to start my adventures in juicing. It was late and I was getting tired. So when my husband suggested getting a pre-cooked rotisserie chicken from the deli for dinner, I was all for it. At home I quickly stir fried some sweet peas, […]

Make a Paper Garland to Track Your Payment Progress

How Do You Track Your Debt? Some people use budget binders, others may use graphs and charts, and many more just try to keep all of their debt loosely sorted in their heads. Here’s a tip for all of the visual people out there. Make a pretty paper garland that represents your debt. Each circle […]

The Chicken Experiment: How Much Money Could One Chicken Save You?

My first frugality experiment was to see how far I could stretch one large, whole chicken from the grocery store. If you want to skip all of the minute details of the experiment, and just see my total savings breakdown, you can scroll right to the bottom. I have highlighted the savings in a paragraph […]

All Natural Room Deoderizer

This do-it-yourself recipe will make your entire house smell great. And best of all, it is non-toxic, and inexpensive. Cut up a lemon and use about a quarter of the lemon slices in a small pot, with water, vanilla extract, and a sprig of rosemary. Turn the heat on as low as possible and let […]