Christina Brown

Being Grateful for Having Less

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Being Greatful for Having Less

I’ve been working hard to get rid of the stuff that’s cluttering my closets.  I’ve been trying hard to only bring home things that I truly need or absolutely love. And I’ve been working on being grateful for having less.

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Holiday Gift Idea: $5 Magazine Subscriptions

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Holiday Gift Idea: $5 Magazine Subscriptions

Looking for a low cost holiday gift idea? Try a magazine subscription! I love giving magazine subscriptions because you can give a thoughtful gift that will arrive again and again throughout the year without spending a lot of cash. Right now you can get a variety of really great magazine subscriptions for just $5 each.  […]

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How a Cheapskate Does Black Friday

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How a Cheapskate Does Black Friday

It’s hard to be a cheapskate on Black Friday.  There are just so many good deals. But there are also crowds and my inner battle with trying to remember less stuff means more happiness. It’s a first world problem, I know, but today I thought I’d share how a cheapskate does Black Friday.

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Making the Holidays Special When You Can’t Afford to Travel

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Making the Holidays Special When You Can't Afford to Travel

The holidays can be tough when you don’t have a lot of cash.  They’re especially tough if your family and loved ones live far away from you and you can’t afford to travel.

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Best Times to Buy During the Holiday Season

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Best Times to Buy During the Holiday Season

For years Black Friday was the day to shop for the best deals.  Then Cyber Monday entered the picture.  And now the holiday sales seem to start earlier and last longer. So what are the best times to buy during the holiday season?

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Missing Game Pieces? Here’s What You Can Do

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Missing Game Pieces? Here's What to Do

We all like to think we take good care of our stuff… but boxes get spilled, children get involved, and one day we realize we’re missing game pieces to our favorite board games. Don’t let it ruin your fun!

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Frugal Ponderings: Doing More With Less

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Doing More With Less

I was honestly going to work on my pantry and linen closet last week.  Instead, I did a project I’ve been putting off for months, and it inspired a week of doing more with less.

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