3 Ways to Use OverRipe Bananas

With Bananas at 19 to 22 cents per pound at Aldis and Bottom Dollar they are a great frugal buy.`  While my kids usually gobble them down, they do occasionally become overripe. That’s what happened today, so I got busy baking.`  I made 9 muffins, a loaf of bread and a pan of … [Read more...]

Great Taste and Money Saved with Store Brands

I’ve got a question for you.  Do you buy store brands?  I’ll admit it I do.  Especially when I need a staple item that doesn’t have a coupon or sale available. The most recent store brand purchase was Ketchup from Aldis.  This one got me into trouble at home.  My husband … [Read more...]

5 Frugal eBooks for only $7.40

Trying to live more frugally.  In addition to checking out The Coupon “High”,  this week, you can pick up a great bundle of 5 Frugal eBooks for only $7.40.  Here are the books you will get. Become a Frugali$ta in 30 Days by Susan Heid In Become a … [Read more...]

Money Saving Tip | Don’t Waste the Kid’s Medicine

As a Mom to 5, I have given my share of medicine to the kids.`  Medicine Spoons are great, but medicine gets stuck in them and you either end up not giving the kids enough medicine or run out before you should.`  This happens quite often with the chalky medicine like … [Read more...]

2013 Bargain Calendar–Best Month to Buy

There is a saying that patience is a virtue.  In this case patience might just save you a bunch of money. For instance, I’m in need of new luggage.  Did you know that luggage is at rock bottom prices in March    I think I can wait two months so that I … [Read more...]