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Welcome! I have desired my own backyard farm since I was a girl. I started a frugal crazy couponing lifestyle that allowed us to pay off our debt, create an online business and purchase our farmhouse and land. Join me as I share everything we are learning with you to encourage and inspire your dreams.

Gardening with Herbs: How to Guide on a Budget

If you’ve ever wanted to try growing your own herbs but don’t know where to start, this post is for you! Gardening with herbs can be both fun and rewarding, but it doesn’t have to break the bank. Whether it’s mint for making mojitos or rosemary for homemade seasonings – there are plenty of delicious …

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Grow Your Way to Success: An Introduction to Food Gardening Basics

Get ready to put down the supermarket bag and pick up your gardening gloves! Growing food can be a satisfying, frugal way of nourishing yourself with delicious produce free from nasty additives. All you need are some instruction basics and planning, and before you know it – bam! You’ll go straight from seed-planting to serving …

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10 Tax Refund Tips That Will Change Your Life

If you’re like most people, your eyes probably lit up when you heard the words “tax refund.” We get it—free money is exciting! But instead of splurging on a shopping spree, why not use that free cash to help set yourself up for financial success? What to do with your tax return depends on your …

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24 Holiday Baked Goods Recipes

If you’re a frugal mom looking to spread holiday cheer without breaking the bank, then look no further than home-baked goods! From cheesecakes and cookies to pies and cakes – baking up some deliciousness from scratch is not only cost-effective, but it also adds a special touch of warmth and love that store-bought treats can’t …

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Is the Dollar Store Still a Good Deal?

Everyone loves to get something at a discount. I mean, who doesn’t seriously L-O-V-E a good deal? But how do we know if it is a bargain or not? Isn’t Dollar Tree telling everyone everything inside is cheap, so come on in and shop? That’s where being a savvy shopper is so essential. It’s easy to …

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Making The Most Of Your Time And Your Resources This Holiday Season 

This was the first year I put my beautiful flocked tree up BEFORE Thanksgiving. I’m not sure how it happened. Maybe it’s this almost 40 mid-life crisis thing. But it was a good thing. I was feeling it, and the Christmas spirit was all around. I redid our sunroom, and the whole space felt fresh …

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11 Frugal Gifts that Will Impress Everyone

It’s that time of year again! Christmas is just around the corner, and you’re probably wondering how to buy a gift for everyone on your list. Don’t worry; we’ve got you covered with fun and thoughtful frugal gift ideas perfect for anyone in your life. Best yet, these gifts are all under $20, so no …

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Practically Free BJ’s Wholesale Club Membership

Do you love getting a good deal? BJ’s has a RARE special membership deal where you pay $30 and get $30 back! This is a great way to save money on your shopping. This is similar to the frequent pay $45 get $45 back Sam’s membership deal. However, Sam’s has now increased their membership fee …

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