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Jul 24

FREE: Beach Towel from General Mills

Get a Free beach towel from General Mills (the makers of Cheerios, Lucky Charms, Nesquick, etc.) for a limited time.  Free shipping is also included.  You get one free beach towel with each box of cereal that you buy (a unique code is printed inside each box).  Quite a deal, but quantities are limited so you’ll have to act fast if you want one … Continue reading ...

Sep 21

Save Money by Buying in Bulk

Purchasing staples like toilet paper, laundry detergent, or paper towels in bulk can save you lots of money and reduce the amount of times that you need go shopping. Buying in bulk is one of my personal favourite ways to get more with less. It also means that I almost never run out of stuff that is used regularly in our home. It is a frugal living must. Continue reading ...

Sep 11

Keeping Warm When It’s Cool

Contrary to popular belief, froogalists do enjoy warmth. We do not sit around swaddled in multiple layers of woolen blankets counting our pennies whilst drinking warm water from a tin cup like Ebenezer Scrooge. We just get more for our heating dollar; we do warmer smarter. Why pay more that you have to?

Here is one of the most basic and effective money saving tips out there for keeping warm Continue reading ...

Aug 20

Fix a Clogged Drain

I noticed that clog in my bathroom sink a few weeks ago. It was bad, but it wasn’t so bad that I felt like going to the trouble of fixing it. It just took a while longer for the water to drain down, that’s all. Today was the day that that small problem became unbearable. The water sat there for what seemed like hours. Continue reading ...