7 Items I Do NOT Buy at Sam’s Club


I made a quick trip to Sam’s Club a couple days ago and was totally shocked at one item that I saw in about 80% of people’s shopping carts. That item was WATERMELON and the reason I was shocked was the price.  It was $5.98!!  Considering you could get a similar watermelon at Shop N Save […]

Another Laundry Room Must Have | Thanks to Pinterest


Several months ago I saw a post on Pinterest on How to Get Grease Stains Out of Clothing.  Having several pieces of clothing that I thought I would have to trash because of grease stains that didn’t come out in the wash and had been dried,  I figured I would give it a shot. The […]

2 Natural and Frugal Produce Cleaner Recipes


We’ve all seen them.  The natural vegetable cleaner mixtures at the store.  They sell for about 3 to 5 dollars.  I will confess, I am guilty of picking one up at Trader Joes.  Not anymore.   Here are 2 simple, frugal and natural ways to clean that produce. One method involves soaking while the other uses […]

My thought on Gwyneth Paltrow’s Food Stamp Experience


This morning, the first thing to catch my eye on the internet was Gwyneth Paltrow using food stamps.  Did you see it?  She was given $29 which is the amount a Snap or food stamp participant get for a week’s of groceries per person.  She purchased the items pictured above. Apparently, she’s been getting quite […]

6 Reasons White Vinegar should be in your Laundry Room


White Vinegar has become my go to disinfectant, but it is so much more powerful.  In addition, it’s frugal and chemical free which are two things that are very important to me. Here are 6 reasons why you want to have a bottle of vinegar in your laundry room. Brighten Colors – Repeatedly washing clothes […]