July Pantry Challenge Instructions: 1. Clear everything out of your refrigerator. Wipe down the shelves, as needed, and put back only the food that should be kept. Empty and wash reusable containers of mystery items, and get rid of almost-empty condiments. Make a list of … [Read more...] about July Pantry Challenge
Breakfast is an important meal in our house, and it is usually a cheap one. Breakfast is simple, so it is a good meal for practicing to economize! Pancake Breakfasts How many pancakes with maple-flavored syrup can you make with a $3 container of store-bought syrup and $5 box of … [Read more...] about Tightwad Breakfast Confessions
Cheapskate, penny-pincher, frugal, thrifty, tightwad--most of these terms do not have a positive connotation, so I try to never use them. I'm not cheap: I am a personal financial strategist! Okay... I'm a tightwad. A REASON for Tightwadding Initially, my husband and I … [Read more...] about Confessions of a Tightwad
Join me this weekend for THE PANTRY (and fridge and freezer) CHALLENGE! Win a prize! This Pantry Challenge is huge, and is NOT for the faint of heart. Get a notebook, a pen, and maybe a helper, and let us begin. Inventory your pantry. Inventory your refrigerator. … [Read more...] about Pantry Challenge: Are you ready?
I absolutely LOVE Netflix! When we moved to Hawaii, we decided to give up network television. We have access to Amazon Prime, and we've had Hulu for a short time, but Netflix is our favorite. The problem (or the BEST THING EVER) with Netflix, is that you can watch … [Read more...] about 15 Things to DO while Binge-Watching Netflix