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How to Give Several Christmas Gifts For Under $25
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How to Give Several Christmas Gifts For Under $25

Every year there are articles and advertisements for Christmas gifts under $25. Sometimes, they are for stocking stuffers under $25. Every time I see these articles, I think a couple of things. First, I think that if each of the gifts I gave cost $25 each, it would be extremely expensive. Second, I think about…

Wedding Gifts and Last Week’s Frugal Accomplishments

Wedding Gifts and Last Week’s Frugal Accomplishments

This post contains affiliate links. Last week Winter cut and brought in grapes from the garden. The Thompson’s seedless grapes in the basket above weighed 20 pounds! We have filled that basket more than once this year from the same grape vine. She also brought in some seeded grapes from the garden. A friend of…

How We Saved Money the Third Week of December

How We Saved Money the Third Week of December

Frost came to my garden this week. I focused my time inside the house. My daughter made four loaves of pumpkin chocolate chip bread using pumpkins that I grew in our garden. I purchased some Christmas gifts on sale at the grocery store in the seasonal aisle for my two youngest children. My husband gave…

How We Saved Money the Last Two Weeks

How We Saved Money the Last Two Weeks

It’s been mostly slow for me the last couple of weeks as we have dealt with illness all last week and I spent the week of Thanksgiving cleaning the house. I harvested butternut squash, a pumpkin, roselle hibiscus, lemon verbena, basil, Meyer lemons, a zucchini, an Armenian cucumber (that I had missed earlier), cherry tomatoes,…