The Cost of The Cure

As you know, I usually try to be frugal and cost-conscious. We are in the process off paying of all our debt and I want every penny to go towards that, rather than incurring more debt. However, frustration can be the enemy of thriftiness. In the past week, I have purchased three pairs of very…

Frugal Fix-It Weekend

This weekend, I got a lot accomplished. While that may not sound like a big deal to you, it is a big deal for me. You see, usually I head into the weekend with a long wish list of Things I Want To Get Done. Then, I spend all Saturday morning watching The Property Brothers…

Super Cheap and Easy Glory Display

Since it’s the weekend, I have a super cheap and easy project to share. For several years, I have wanted to get a hanger for my running medals. I don’t have that many medals, but I do have a few, and I would like to display them nicely. I see hangers at running expos and…

Recoup My Coup – Under Table Reveal!

First off, let me start by saying that this has been a crazy hectic week. However, I made it through, have arrived at the weekend, and I intend to relax. It is sunny and warmer today (finally), so I will be doing laundry and hanging it on the line, but I don’t have any other…

Today’s Plans and Yesterday’s Happenings

Yesterday, we had the kickoff meeting for the spring soccer season, which just happened to be right across the street from Southern Thrift, my new favorite thrift store. So after the meeting, we popped in to the store to find some track pants for my daughter. She had found a pair there last week, black…

Lazy Links

It’s time for a new type of post that I call Lazy Links, in which I link to interesting and insightful articles that I have come across over the past few weeks (rather than providing original content of my own). Some of these are older articles, but are nevertheless still quite relevant. You Know You’re…