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Frugal - spend cut - w/e 24/05/15

From my weekly budget of £20, I have spent:

  • £5.00 – sponsored a friend’s charity half-marathon skate (!)
  • £1.50 – drink at language meetup
  • £4.70 – metro ticket…
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Piggy Bank

Planning to be poor

So, we’ve stocked up on pantry supplies, luckily it’s winter here so it gives us a lot of poor-man’s options for the coming months until we get ourselves used to a new leaner – much leaner budget. 498 more words

Nobilo Wines Ultimate New Zealand Experience

Enter Daily Sweepstakes

Nobilo Wines Ultimate New Zealand Experience Ends June 30, 2015 @ 11:00 pm (US/Pacific)

THREE (3) PRIZES and Approximate Retail Value or “ARV”: a trip for winner and one (1) guest consisting of round trip coach air transportation for two (2) people from the major U.S. 177 more words


My Top 5 Tips for Keeping Your Partner Happy

First, a little clarification before I delve into this post.  I keep calling Blayne “my hubby” in my posts… Most people who read this already know that we are… 978 more words


Eat ALL of Your Vegetables!

The Off Duty Wall Street article is subtitled, ”

Vegetable Scraps Go Haute: How to Cook Root to Stalk

My comment:

Interesting article – Neat how survival/frugal living/done-for-centuries lifestyles are now becoming ‘ 183 more words


Cheapskate Gardening

It’s pretty much as it sounds. Gardening on a budget is quite challenging (more on this later). We have a lot of space to fill! The old cottage garden style of border filling is the bed – plant close together so the weeds can’t get a look in. 294 more words


$50 for 2?

“New to Texas?  Well, then you simply must check out Torchy’s Tacos (ooo, their queso… I mean, SERIOUSLY PEOPLE), the Salt Lick, Chuy’s, Amy’s, Jack Allen’s…”  The list goes on and on.   423 more words