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 science-project-items, and get rid of almost empty condiments. Make … [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