saving money

On a Budget? Try the Dollar Store for Christmas Gifts

December 17, 2010
I dreamt I was locked inside a dollar store... forever.

I’m notoriously frugal — I don’t like to part with my hard-earned money and get very creative when it comes to buying things I need for my family. One of the things I know to do very well is taking advantage of dollar stores. Are you on a budget this holiday season? Then consider going […]

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How to Save a Lot of Money at CVS and Other Drugstores

August 4, 2009
L mall

(This is the second installment of my “How to Save a Lot of Money at…” articles. Here is how I save a lot of money at supermarkets.) While Landon was in preschool for a few hours today, I went to CVS to finally get some pictures printed off of my camera – my parents in […]

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How to Save a Lot of Money at the Supermarket

July 18, 2009
How to Save a Lot of Money

I haven’t written about my frugal ways in a while, so here we go — I wanted to share how I saved 30 percent off my supermarket grocery bill! Don’s sister Lisa invited us to attend Much Ado About Nothing at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival at Boscobel, and I went to A&P to pick […]

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