One of my favorite family activities is playing games and working on puzzles. It’s the perfect activity for those times when the weather is too yucky to go outside. Puzzles and games can provide hours of fun frugal family entertainment especially when you know how to get puzzles and games for free or cheap.
There are all kinds of folks who market all kinds of products, books, smartphone apps, software, and subscription services all designed to save you money. They want you to believe that spending money on their solutions will be just what you need to save money. And some of those things work. But a lot of […]
It has been really cold here in northern Minnesota. Cold, as in, -45ºF windchill COLD. And I’ve heard reports from friends and family enduring unseasonably cold temperatures in parts of the country that are supposed to be warm. It’s pretty cold everywhere. I’ve survived more than three decades of bitter cold Minnesota winters, so I […]