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Independence is at the heart of frugality. But to be independent, you need skills. Here are 20 easy-to-learn skills that can save you money.
For all the talking we do about how much money you can save making coffee at home, we don't say much about how to make it. Here are 12 great methods.
When it comes to saving time, cooking food right, and making meals delicious, these simple kitchen investments can go a long way.
A little bit o' oil can go a long way to making a meal tasty. Find out which cooking oils make the most sense to use in terms of health, taste, and cost.
Embrace the cooler weather with these 31 inexpensive ways to celebrate the season (one for every day in October!).
You don't have to slave over the stove to make a great meal. Craft delicious dinners quickly and cheaply with these tips.
Stocking these staples will help you create fast, frugal, and healthy Italian meals.
I love sweets, but by the time December gift-giving comes around, I can feel my cavities forming. Here are some savory alternatives to traditional sugary gifts.
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Don't throw out your Thanksgiving mistakes; follow these tips to salvage everything from dry turkey to bad wine.
Recently we've grown tired of traveling to big, traditional Thanksgiving gatherings, so we decided to create new traditions for just the two of us.
Growing your own fruits and vegetables can provide a bounty of fresh produce. Here's what to do when things get a little too bountiful.
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Should you buy dried beans or canned? Discover which kind costs 50% less.
Getting rid of less, not just spending less, is one of the keys to saving money. Here are some tips to keep waste to a minimum in your kitchen.
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