👜4 Ways to Squelch A “Want”

TipsThere was this purse I saw on Amazon that I instantly fell in love with and thought “I have to get this purse, it is so ME!”. But I didn’t buy it because the pricetag was over $200 – and I’ve never bought a purse that costs anywhere near that much. ]

I squelched my desire to buy it by printing out a picture of it and filing it away (so it […]

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By |2021-12-31T18:22:52-06:00June 8, 2017 12:00 pm|Categories: 4MOM, Deals, Savings Tips|Tags: , |3 Comments

Money-Saver #4 from Coupons.com

This is the fourth money-saving tip from Coupons.com, my favorite source of printable coupons. Kim Danger is the Family Savings Expert for Coupons.com and she has written these 11 money-saving tips to help you cut costs in your household and save up to $10,000 a year. Here is the third tip from Kim Danger:

Simpler Vacations
“You don’t have […]

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By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00January 19, 2009 3:15 pm|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |2 Comments

Money-Saver #2 from Coupons.com

This is the second tip in 11 money-saving tips in 11 days from Coupons.com, my favorite source of printable coupons. Kim Danger is the Family Savings Expert for Coupons.com and she has written these 11 money-saving tips to help you cut costs in your household and save up to $10,000 a year. Here is the second tip […]

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By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00January 13, 2009 4:27 pm|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Money-Saver #1 from Coupons.com

I’m going to highlight 11 money-saving tips in 11 days from Coupons.com, my favorite source of printable coupons. Kim Danger is the Family Savings Expert for Coupons.com and she has written these 11 money-saving tips to help you cut costs in your household and save up to $10,000 a year. I know that sounds like a huge amount of […]

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By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00January 12, 2009 1:27 pm|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Stand Up For Yourself

Make your money talk. You choose where you shop and what you buy. There are so many choices in the stores that it can be difficult to choose what you will spend money on. I’m learning how to stand up for myself because I’ve learned that I am an important customer with lots of choices. That’s right – I by myself am important. I buy for a family of 4 – let’s dismiss the fact […]

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By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00August 5, 2008 4:45 pm|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Frugalness 4 Mom: Give, Gas, Coffee, Coasters

Frugal Gift Giving Ideas

I love giving gifts, but thinking is required to make it a meaningful and frugal one. I enjoyed reading this list of ideas to inspire you to give frugally, and hopefully give a gift that has a high value to the recipiend (no matter what price you paid for it).
By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00June 24, 2008 8:19 pm|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

If it IS broke, don’t fix it

I have a clock in my kitchen and it is broken. I had a decision to make: buy new clockworks and a new battery, or have a broken clock. I have a broken clock – but that is ok because the function of this clock is decorative, not for keeping time.

There may be a few things in your house that are also broken, and you may decide that these things don’t need to be fixed […]

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By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00June 19, 2008 2:00 pm|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Frugalness 4 Mom: Bowling, Cleaning & Stockpiling

Kids Bowl Free
found at Money Saving Methods
This post is worth checking out because there are locations in 20 states where kids can bowl for free this summer! And don’t miss this giveaway for a $25 gift card!

Make Your Own Cleaning Supplies
found at Leaving Excess
A great post about cleaning the frugal and non-toxic way.

Make Your Own Swiffer Duster Refill
found […]

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By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00June 15, 2008 3:16 pm|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

7 Ways Reading Blogs is Saving Me Money

Inspired by Amanda’s post: 7 Ways Reading Blogs is Saving Me Money, I had to write my own list. Now, I have to first tell you to read Amanda’s list because it is quite different than mine. So you are really getting 14 ways that reading blogs can save you money. Of course everyone will probably find a few on my list and a few on Amanda’s list that will apply to them. […]

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By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00June 2, 2008 7:45 am|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Frugalness 4 Mom

I have some excellent frugal reading for you this morning:

Replacing “Disposables” with “Permanents”
found at Handprints on the Wall
A great reminder that we can save some money by changing our usage habits on a lot of disposable convenience products.

Keeping the Mind Sharp
found at Frugal Hacks, posted by MomAdvice
I love Amy’s list of frugal ways to keep your mind sharp. I can relate to the feeling of “muddiness” […]

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By |2013-07-13T20:13:35-05:00May 28, 2008 9:21 am|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments
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