8 Ways to Earn Cash Back on Your Grocery Shopping

by Christina Brown 1 comment
8 Ways to Earn Cash Back On Your Grocery Shopping

Savvy shoppers know how to clip coupons and pair them up with store deals for even bigger bargains.  But if you haven’t learned how to earn cash back on your grocery shopping, you’re missing out on serious savings.

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5 Halloween Hand Print Crafts

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5 Halloween Hand Print Crafts

Halloween is just around the corner, and we’ve got some simple and adorable Halloween hand print crafts you can make with the kids.

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DIY Fall Leaves Wall Art

by Christina Brown 2 comments
DIY Fall Leaves Wall Art

I think I may have mentioned a few times that fall is my favorite season.  I love the crisp air and the gorgeous fall colors.   Each time fall rolls around, I spend time going for walks and taking photos. This year, I wanted to use nature to create a little fall leaves wall art.

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Can You Save Money With Walmart’s Savings Catcher?

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Can You Really Save Money With Walmart's Savings Catcher?

I’m always looking for ways to stretch my budget, so when Walmart announced it’s new Savings Catcher program, I was interested in trying it out.   The concept is simple enough:  You shop at Walmart.  You submit your receipts.  Walmart checks to see if you could have gotten those items for less someplace else, and if […]

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6 Weeks of Special Cleaning Projects

by Jessica 4 comments
6 Weeks of Special Cleaning Projects

On a daily basis I try to stay on top of keeping things picked up and floor and counters clean, which keeps it from feeling chaotic, but I needed to develop some kind of schedule to do some special cleaning projects and deep clean some rooms even further than a daily clean. After a summer […]

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10 Things Cheapskates Save to Save Money

by Christina Brown 5 comments
10 Things Cheapskates Save to Save Money

If you’re serious about pinching pennies, then you know that the little things you do every day add up.  The less you buy, the more you can save.  The more you make do with what you have, the more money you can save. As I’ve honed my money-saving skills and made friends with fellow cheapskates, […]

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Frugal Ponderings: Fall Edition

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Frugal Ponderings: Fall Edition - Northern Cheapskate

Fall is definitely here in Minnesota.  That means the threat of frost one day and shorts weather the next.  It means that all the kids are busy with homework and activities after school.  And it means a return to a routine, which is always good for the budget.  I love fall.

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