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The Frugal Homestead

Can You Really Save Money With Coupons?

Coupons: Are They Worth Clipping? We used to buy the Sunday paper and I enjoyed clipping coupons to save a few bucks. …

Lazy Scrubbies

Lazy Scrubbies I have several scrubby pads that work great for washing dishes and cleaning. My Mom gave me some and I …

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Redneck RV Rebuild

An Interesting Visit My parents decided to take a trip in their RV to Alaska this summer to visit my sister. They’ve …

Frugal Milk, Cheese & Yogurt

You might be interested in my articles Making Raw Yogurt, Homemade Ricotta Cheese, and Queso Fresco ~ Easy to Make Cheese. Reduced …

The Black Plague…I Mean Black Friday…

Puts Me in a Black Mood I avoid shopping on Black Friday like it’s the plague. I know that there are many …

Cooking Pork Hocks

You might also be interested in reading my post How to Cook with a Wood Stove. Locally Raised Pork We no longer …

How to Start a Buying Club

Buying Clubs for Buying Power My Mom belonged to a buying club when I was a kid. It was a little different …

Baking from Scratch on the Homestead

Check out my recipes for Homemade Muffin Mix, Dark Chocolate Cake, and Pumpkin Cranberry Muffins! Why Ditch the Mix? As a kid …