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Written by Kerry K. Taylor, author of 397 Ways to Save Money - Spend Smarter & Live Well on Less, Squawkfox makes frugal living sexy, delicious, and fun.

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Food Waste Experiment: Are Debbie Meyer Green Bags worth it?

Tasty Trash: The $55 million Squawkfox Food Waste Challenge is a series aimed at helping your family save up to $1,500 this year by reducing food waste. The environment may also thank us. To start from the beginning, read the introduction. “Save money by eliminating waste.” That’s the claim that first caught my eye when I picked up a box of Debbie Meyer Green Bags. […]

Make Your Own Diaper Sprayer for 29% Less

At some point during your cloth diaper journey you’ll notice something a little funky. Now don’t get me wrong, funky can be fun. But this type of funk is often a little bit foul. It may challenge your senses. You may need a little extra help. Enter the cloth diaper sprayer, a handy tool for those who don’t want to use their hands. […]

Price Check: Are cloth diapers worth it?

Bringing Chloe home was an exciting and confusing time. After surviving the long drive home from the hospital (which was scary as hell with a 5lb baby), everyone went into action. Carl dashed to open the door, I leaped to unlatch the car seat, and Chloe pooped her pants. Who knew such a teeny tiny preemie could make such a big mess? […]

Freezer Inventory: Three simple steps to a freshly frugal freezer

Tasty Trash: The $55 million Squawkfox Food Waste Challenge is a series aimed at helping your family save up to $1,500 this year by reducing food waste. The environment may also thank us. To start from the beginning, read the introduction. Winter is coming. I’m not talkin’ about toboggans, toques, or Zambonis, people. Nope. And you don’t need to be a Canuck to feel this chill. […]

How to Organize the Perfect Pantry

Tasty Trash: The $55 million Squawkfox Food Waste Challenge is a series aimed at helping your family save up to $1,500 this year by reducing food waste. The environment may also thank us. To start from the beginning, read the introduction. I first learned about the existence of weevils in the summer of 1988. […]

Use your Zombie-free freezer to save a lot of cold cash

Tasty Trash: The $55 million Squawkfox Food Waste Challenge is a series aimed at helping your family save up to $1,500 this year by reducing food waste. Our zombie-free environment may also thank us. To start from the beginning, read the introduction. Your freezer isn’t a chillin’ tomb for food in need of burial. […]

Welcome Oprah Winfrey Network Viewers!

If you landed here via the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN), chances are you saw me during the premiere of Million Dollar Neighborhood, a reality TV show aimed at helping a community raise their collective net worth by $1 Million. It’s nice to meet you! (Photo Credit: Kate Mahaits Photography) My name is Kerry Taylor. […]

See Squawkfox on the Oprah Winfrey Network tonight!

I promised to let my American readers know when Million Dollar Neighborhood aired on the Oprah Winfrey Network. How about tonight? The financial and fun reality TV series premieres Saturday, June 9th at 9/8c on OWN! Million Dollar Neighborhood “One hundred families in the community of Aldergrove have just 10 weeks to increase their collective net worth by $1 Million”. –OWN U.S. […]

Beware of flawed packaging that pilfers your product

Pucker up your lips and kiss that lip gloss goodbye. That’s precisely what I thought after reaching for my CoverGirl NatureLuxe Gloss Balm to moisten my mouth. The hell? After fully extending my lip balm, the costly stuff was still trapped deep inside the packaging! […]