Sharing Frugality

    One of my favorite things is when I can inspire others to live frugally. This past weekend I visited my best friend in Northern Virgina. We sat down together with the newspaper and I…

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Green vs. Gross— Where do YOU draw the line?

        Today’s post was inspired by my younger brother. When Rob and I were home for Thanksgiving my brother had an interesting reaction to one of our “habits.” In order to use less water and…

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Why do we choose a frugal, green lifestyle?

    I was talking to my mom on the phone the other day and she said something that really made me think. I was explaining to her how we had saved $50 last month by…

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A green funeral?

  I know funerals are not a particularly happy topic and most people don’t like discussing their “final arrangements” but I came across this article on  a message board and was intrigued. The article discusses…

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Free Books! Save money on Paperback Swap

One of my all time favorite frugal websites is paperback swap. It’s a free service where you list books you don’t want anymore and request books you do. Each book is worth a credit. You…

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