Tag: frugal living

The 6 Habits of Highly Effective Frugal People

Six Habits of Highly Effective Frugal People

Highly effective frugal people have one thing in mind — making the most out of what they have so they can have more of what they love. Their habits develop around this core pleasure principle. Here are six habits of highly effective frugal people that can help you get more of what’s really important to you. Continue reading ...

Frugal Living Is Not The Same As Being Cheap

Frugal Living

Frugal living is often misunderstood. Many people confuse being frugal with being cheap. Let’s try to clarify this once and for all. Continue reading ...

How Frugal Living Benefits Children

Benefits of Raising Children Frugally

Children are happy and learn many important things while being raised in a frugal family. There are some key reasons why being raised in a frugal family will help your children to be happy and to grow up to be happy adults.

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Spanish Duchess with a Fortune Gives up her Wealth to Marry

Sometimes there are news stories too good to ignore. This one is about a Spanish Duchess, love, and a Spanish fortune. This reminds me in some ways of the abdication of Edward VIII in 1936 to marry Wallis Simpson. Both seem to be stories of love over money … Continue reading ...

The Best Things in Life are Free

Yes, I know it sounds cliche.  It’s not meant to be.

I spent the afternoon with my daughter yesterday.  It was a beautiful afternoon.  We walked to the park and took a seat at a bench beside the lake.   The sun was warm and bright.  I gently took her into my arms and held her close to my chest.  There was a gentle breeze.  We just sat there enjoying Continue reading ...