Frugal Living

staycations messy money

8 Staycation Ideas For A Healthier Mind And Body. I am a huge fan of staycations. Work takes its toll on you. You’re stressed, tired and in need of a break. […]

Meal Prepping To Reduce Your Weekly Food Budget Messy Money

Our second largest budget category is food! Let me share our totals from last year for your viewing pleasure (or horror)? On a weekly basis, it works out to $151 […]

Pursuit of frugal November 2014 Messy Money

I just tallied up our October spending : $6,485* (*this does not include savings or extra mortgage payments) Ugh! It was a spendy month.  Our spending stresses me out.  Maybe […]

The Shy Person's Guide to Getting a Price Discount

I am an introvert and I times I am also shy.  People use those terms interchangeably, but they are different things.  Shy people can be uncomfortable in social encounters and may […]

Pursuit of Frugal October 2014

I was calling these posts The Pursuit of Thrift but I never liked that title so I am pleased to introduce the Pursuit of Frugal. I have travelled a lot for […]