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Save Those Kitchen Scraps for Compost

Save Those Kitchen Scraps for Compost

This year, as our family decides to live more frugal, we decided on kicking it up a notch in our composting. We’re looking forward to a bigger and better family garden this year and that’s going to…

Frugal Grocery Budget Savings: Powdered Milk

Frugal Grocery Budget Savings: Powdered Milk

So far my grocery budget has worked well. I haven’t had to run to the grocery store for anything yet but I noticed we were running low on milk. When we had our second fridge/freezer in the garage, I…

Baker Soda Shaker…The Frugal Handy Household Helper

Baker Soda Shaker…The Frugal Handy Household Helper

I no longer use those harsh chemicals to clean my home. I’ve become quite the green living guru when it comes to the cleaning products I now use in my household. First, I started making my own…

Frugal Kitchen Ingredient Spotlight:Cornstarch

Frugal Kitchen Ingredient Spotlight:Cornstarch

In previous posts, I mentioned that our family will be living more frugally these days. Not only do I make my own breads, butter and jams but I’ve tried my hand at making laundry soap from…

Beans Make For Frugal Family Meals

Beans Make For Frugal Family Meals

Beans are a great asset to the frugal kitchen. Keep several pounds on hand for a cheap protein and a delicious frugal family meal.   I always have a variety of dried beans on hand to cook with in…