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Homemade deodorant

This recipe for homemade deodorant is actually a very easy and surprisingly very effective. Both my husband and I use it and as you may or may not know, my husband works for a construction company and let’s face it, men

Posted in Beauty, Being Green, Health, Thriftiness

My first eBates check came today

I’m usually quite skeptical of online “join this and you’ll get that” kinds of things, but eBates came recommended by someone that I trusted. Well, I’m glad I signed up. Got my first check today it wasn’t much because I

Posted in Thriftiness

14% cash back for eBates birthday bash – Today only 5-12-12 until 8:59 pm PST

eBates.com is celebrating their birthday with 14% cash back on a large number of retailers including Old Navy, Macy’s, Banana Republic, and many more!

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eBates is pretty cool

I randomly found ebates.com when I was on another blog and I am happy I did. Do you know what it is? They give you rebates whenever you use click through from their website to one of their partner websites.

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Meal Planning

After several discussions on twitter over the past couple of days, I thought I’d write a post about meal planning. I was never a big fan of it. In fact, it always seemed quite restricting especially since I’m more of

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Posted in Feeding, Thriftiness

Paper Plates

After my post yesterday, one of my friends made a comment to me that the Duggar’s use paper plates. WOW! If you don’t know who the Duggar’s are they are the family that is the focus of the TV show

Posted in Being Green, Thriftiness

Cloth Napkins

My dear friend and her two girls came over the other day. They came for lunch, then we went to the beach and then we had dinner. I have been using cloth napkins for quite a few years now and

Posted in Being Green, Thriftiness