Preparedness

8 More Preparedness-Related Stocking Stuffers

(See part 1 of this series here) Are you getting inspired by the idea of helping your friends and family become more prepared this holiday season? I have to admit, I’m having a ton of fun coming up with these ideas. I have some family members who further along their journey to preparedness than others, and I love the thought of finding something they haven’t seen yet (or haven’t splurged on for themselves). On the…

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Preparedness

8 Preparedness-Related Stocking Stuffers

It’s that time of year again – folks are trying to get their holiday shopping done and hopefully stay on budget. For those who want to get their family more prepared, this is the perfect time to pick up a few little things that can add up to a lot if an emergency strikes. In some cases, you may just be filling in some gaps in your own home; in others, you can help someone…

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Frugal Accomplishments ~ Week Ending 19 Nov 2017

Each week Brandy at The Prudent Homemaker shares her frugal accomplishments from the previous week. Here’s my list of frugal doings for the week – I look forward to reading yours as well! Fueled truck at Kroger affiliate with $1 off rewards points ($1.699/gal vs $2.699) Used coupons on snacks for college class day Sold son’s completed Teaching Textbooks to a friend (saved her $75 vs new; earned us $45) Took navy showers Let the…

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Frugal Accomplishments ~ Week Ending 12 Nov 2017

Each week Brandy at The Prudent Homemaker shares her frugal accomplishments from the previous week. These weekly posts are some of my very favorites to read – both Brandy’s posts and her readers’ comments provide a great deal of inspiration and encouragement for me. True confession time, folks: I have taken to writing a list in my journal all week to keep track of anything and everything we’ve done that is even slightly frugal. Sometimes…

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Frugal Accomplishments ~ Week Ending 5 Nov 2017

Each week Brandy at The Prudent Homemaker shares her frugal accomplishments from the previous week. These weekly posts are some of my very favorites to read – both Brandy’s posts and her readers’ comments provide a great deal of inspiration and encouragement for me. Here are my frugal doings from last week: *Turned off ice maker in freezer; put a jar of filtered water in the fridge to get cold & informed daughter (who is…

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