Growing, Drying, and Selling Herbs

Today’s article is where the thrifty kitchen, the organic garden, and working from home collide. These three areas of life unite in the herb garden. I began growing herbs because it made so much sense; I cook with herbs, and I have a garden plot—so why wouldn’t I just grow my own? I started my […]

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Start a Holiday Gift Closet Now!

Have you ever found yourself spending way too much money on holiday gift shopping, come December? What about scrambling to find a so-so gift for someone at the last minute, just so you’ll have something to give them? If so, it sounds like you could use a gift closet! If you don’t already have one, […]

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Putting Yourself in Debt, Just to Get Your Child Gifts?

Have you ever caught yourself spending more cash than you can really afford, just to make your child happy? This spending can put you in a financial bind that can take months or longer to pull out of.

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Noodle Crafts for Kids

Noodle crafts are probably one of the easiest and versatile crafts. Once the noodles are dyed or painted the amount of kids art projects you complete are boundless. Please note that once pasta is dyed it is NOT edible!  Supplies  2 cups of pasta, assorted. If you are making jewelry make sure you use tube […]

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Frugal Gifts for Dad

  Father’s Day leaves many moms wondering what to do. You do not need to spend a lot on gifts for dad to make him feel special on Father’s Day.  Some gift idea for dads could be: · Wash his car and clean the inside. Any dad would appreciate this and it does not cost anything […]

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