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  1. Green Living
    I found this article and thought it 7 Ways To Use Solar Energy Around The Housewas very interesting. I was looking at options for using landscape lighting as emergency backup lighting in the house. I had never seen the water tube ideas.
  2. Dave Ramsey
    I am trying to find some easy ways to make some extra money in order to pay off debt.
  3. Money challenges
    I am a hairdresser living in a small town. I moved back here (home) 2 1/2 years ago and have slowly been building up my clientele. Today I will be splurging and buying a pay as you go cell phone and business cards and go like crazy putting these business cards out. I also work at an Esso garage...
  4. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    Some fresh ideas here: 5 Ways With Leftover Rice - KitchenDaily That stuffed eggplant looks good, and I don't even like eggplant.
  5. Question and Answer
    I have only taken a cab once in Las Vegas. They charged by distance not the number of passengers. We will be flying in to KY for a memorial service. The hotel has a shuttle for $15 per person. Our party is 5. The hotels website states that cab service is approx $18. So would that be for all 5...
  6. Green Living
    I found this GREAT list online ~ Can you think of any more? #1 Wash your clothes only when they are truely dirty ( BUT PLEASE DON'T DO THIS WITH UNDERWEAR YUCK!) #2When washing dishes by hand, don't let the water run while rinsing. Fill one sink with wash water and the other with rinse water...
  7. Frugal Living
    ~So after seeing Sara's article about overused frugal tips posted again it got me thinking. There really are 1000's of little, obscure and boring ways to save a little bit. If you do enough of them you will see a significant savings. But it's always a challenge finding new ways to save when...
  8. General Chat
    We all know most, if not all of these tips. But just in case you missed some.... 22 ways to fight rising food prices - Money -
  9. Frugal Living
    Today didn't go as I had planned. Today was my grocery shopping day. I had my list I was already for fast efficient get in get it done shopping. Until I realized I had forgotten the grocery bags. Had to turn around and head home. At home I realized that I had a coupon for free lottery...
  10. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    One of the most often cited complaints about eating very inexpensively is the lack of variety in the foods available. Well, here's 50 things you can do with eggs: 50 Egg Dishes (1 - 10) : Recipes and Cooking : Food Network Eggs are a great source of protein, and relatively cheap per serving.
  11. Green Living
    As a former bookseller, I have a LOT of old magazines. I was mighty interested when I found this: Always Chrysti - Always Chrysti - 100+ Ways to Creatively Reuse OldMagazines Judi
  12. General Chat
    I am the first to say it...I don't "like" anyone until I believe I have a reason to! That said...heres my heart warming story and a lesson to me... About 6 weeks ago a new lady started school with us. She has been a manicurist for 23 yrs and owns her own salon where she has other girls that...
  13. Dave Ramsey
    from daves website .... people commenting on it have some good ideas too i plan to wait and go back in a day or so and see what other comments people make . Clever Ways To Get Rid Of Debt - Debt -
  14. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Seems like something to think about. I thought I'd share as others may find this helpful, or at the very least interesting. Slideshow The Worst May Not Be Over: 11 Ways to Prepare for a Double-Dip Recession - US News & World Report Article How to Plan For a Double-Dip Recession - Rick...
  15. Pets
    He has to stay inside for the next 3 days due to a crazy heat wave moving through. He will NOT BE HAPPY! He loves to roam in the Summer, and mostly stays close to home but has been wandering a bit further then normal. Must be something really interesting down the street. He does not play much...
  16. OAMC, Homecanning, Freezing, and Preserving
    Do you have a way of making canning easier, faster or cheaper? What tips would you share with others if you were teaching a class on canning?
  17. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    My favorite way to use leftover chicken is in chicken fajitas, but there are so many other possibilities. How many ways can you think of to use leftover chicken?
  18. Question and Answer
    Well I hope that didn't sound morbid.. I've put them across my china cabinet before and it looked pretty cool until the cats got bored. Dh got me a dozen for our anniversary and was thinking of creative ways to keep them decorative in the house. I was thinking in our bedroom on top of the...
  19. General Chat
    we have plenty of threads on how we are saving money....come on...try as we might...we're not perfect...(don't worry..i won't tell the outside world..)...:monke: what are 10 ways that you seem to consistantly blow money but wish you didn't.... 1) candy--(needs no further explanation) 2)...
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