Tag Archive: save money

Sep 02

10 frugal hacks for saving $ at fairs and festivals

Here's a shot from the fair this weekend

Eric and I really enjoy attending local fairs and festivals. This year alone we’ve been to 4 and have plans to go to at least one more before the weather gets cold. We usually spend the day hanging out, eating, meeting new people and shopping. But festivals can get expensive really fast if you’re not …

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Apr 28

My May Goals

It’s been a really long time since I’ve written a goals post, so I figured it was about time I put one together. Something about writing everything down and seeing it in black and white is pretty motivating. Plus if I don’t follow through, I’ll have you guys to remind me what a bad person …

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Apr 02

STOP doing these 5 things to save money & your health


I’ve always thought of health and wealth as sort of going hand-in-hand. It takes discipline and self-control to eat right and exercise. Just like It takes discipline to make a budget and save for retirement. Here are 5 ways you can save money (and maybe improve your health in the process). 1. Stop smoking. Camel …

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Mar 24

Stretch Your Entertainment Budget with Daily Deal Sites

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Do you use the daily deal sites to snag good entertainment deals? I do! I love to use the deal sites to stretch our entertainment budget. From dining out and massages, to tasting tours and theater tickets, there are a bunch great deals if you’re dying to get out of the house, but want to …

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Feb 26

Classic Clothes Save Me Money


Saturday night I was walking to a cat sitting gig when I passed several groups of girls. OK, they weren’t “girls” they were young women. Probably college age or in their mid-twenties. Since we finally got a little “warm” weather here on Saturday, everybody has been pulling out their summer duds. 50-degrees isn’t exactly “warm” …

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