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Giving Up Coffee 18 violetpastille Thursday Friday 1 216
DIY Dishwasher Detergent Success! 13 violetpastille Dec 8 Thursday 10 354
A Frugal Monthly Budget-From 2013 4 Kaleva Thursday Thursday 1 157
The 'green thing', back then... 3 mia Dec 5 Dec 5 6 226
Schmaltz (Rendered Chicken Fat) 8 violetpastille Dec 4 Dec 4 0 200
This message was self-deleted by its author 9 linuxuser3 Nov 26 Dec 4 2 282
What was the best thing or things you bought at a yard sale for a buck or less? 7 safeinOhio Nov 27 Nov 27 4 252
Salsa De Mesa (Hot, Cheap and Easy) 0 violetpastille Nov 12 Nov 12 8 338
Cut my own hair yesterday! 34 violetpastille Nov 4 Nov 7 21 774
Uniform Dressing 10 violetpastille Oct 28 Oct 28 3 444
Could we grow all the food we need in our yards? 13 NeoGreen Oct 23 Oct 24 7 525
The Ultimate Frugal Living Guide: 18 Tips for Extreme Penny-Pinching 5 NeoGreen Oct 8 Oct 10 4 508
Beginning to cut WAY back on grocery budget. 9 violetpastille Sep 30 Oct 8 9 1462
from the new york times no less 0 dembotoz Sep 19 Sep 19 2 527
20 Habits of Frugal People 7 NeoGreen Sep 18 Sep 19 12 721
My frugal 7 day emergency food & water stock for 2 people 7 Kaleva Sep 2018 Sep 2018 5 676
Converting a new chest freezer into a climate controlled "root cellar". 2 Kaleva Aug 2018 Aug 2018 2 441
How big a garden does one need for frugal times? 15 Kaleva Aug 2018 Aug 2018 9 675
DNI Dan Coats said cyber warning lights are blinking red 3 Hortensis Jul 2018 Aug 2018 4 799
Frugal gardening ideas for frugal times 13 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jul 2018 4 711
A basic 30 day emergency food and water stock list for 1 person 24 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jul 2018 5 924
Frugal meal ideas for a frugal food budget. Updated 4/06/18 48 Kaleva Jan 2018 Jun 2018 13 2145
Caring for pets during frugal times 6 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 705
What does it mean to be frugal? 6 NeoGreen Jun 2018 Jun 2018 3 549
Frugal summertime refreshment drinks 5 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 689
Disposing of household garbage during frugal times. 3 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 578
A waterless, composting toilet for frugal times 2 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 604
Study examines the benefits of using rainwater to flush toilets 3 NeoGreen Jun 2018 Jun 2018 4 443
Games to play during frugal times 5 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 584
Acclimatize your family to frugal living 11 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 10 2056
what should a basic prepare for bad times pantry contain 16 dembotoz Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 1023
Khan Academy for free on line courses 5 Kaleva Apr 2018 Apr 2018 4 814
Sorry I'm late offering the links to my favorite tiny home/deployable permanent/temporary 38 IrishAyes Aug 2014 Apr 2018 6 5350
Frugality is environmentalism 3 NeoGreen May 2017 Mar 2018 4 2653
DETHLEFFS This Solar-Powered RV Runs Without Fuel Or Charging Stations 1 appleannie1943 Jan 2018 Feb 2018 6 808
Future of energy: Efficiency 1 NeoGreen Jan 2018 Jan 2018 2 2742
Solar panels being installed today 8 liberal N proud Oct 2017 Jan 2018 4 982
Have the prices risen dramatically on insulation (blow-in) due to all the tragedies, this year? 0 Frustratedlady Dec 2017 Dec 2017 0 472
Mylar Space Blankets. 4 safeinOhio Dec 2017 Dec 2017 28 1812
In praise of Invisible Sustainability 3 NeoGreen Dec 2017 Dec 2017 3 527
Study: Seaweed in Cow Feed Reduces Methane Emissions Almost Entirely Zoya Teirstein 6 applegrove Nov 2017 Nov 2017 5 857
Doesn't any company make a decent microwave oven any more? 10 LiberalEsto Mar 2016 Oct 2017 2 5784
Rooftop Solar PV 4 SHRED Sep 2017 Sep 2017 1 1510
Going Solar! 2 liberal N proud Aug 2017 Sep 2017 11 2281
Reducing the cost of watching tv 16 Kaleva Feb 2016 Jul 2017 2 3160
Price war going on here, how about in your area. 8 safeinOhio Jul 2017 Jul 2017 1 1572
The Seven Sustainable Wonders of the World 0 NeoGreen Jun 2017 Jun 2017 3 1785
Anyone have a heat pump water heater? 5 Zorro Mar 2015 Apr 2017 0 1960
Got my proposal yesterday for a 4.5KW residential solar system... 13 NeoGreen Apr 2016 Jan 2017 3 1986
i would like to do passive solar heat from an upstair west facing window 0 dembotoz Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 817
Save $ on razor blades. 3 safeinOhio Jun 2016 Sep 2016 6 1128
My year long experiment at frugal living 2012-2013 4 Kaleva Jun 2016 Jun 2016 3 1612
Food bank fund drive via GoFundMe for Park County, Montana 2 Flaxbee Mar 2016 Mar 2016 0 1141
Thoughts on the newer insulated tabletop water boiler/dispensers versus electric kettles->energy $$ 4 hlthe2b Dec 2015 Feb 2016 0 2189
One month of low water use. 9 oldandhappy Jul 2015 Feb 2016 3 2519
I have two aluminum balls. They save me money. 5 jtuck004 Jan 2016 Jan 2016 4 2650
Bought a 6 quart crock pot stoneware and glass lid for $1.50... 4 Kaleva Jan 2016 Jan 2016 3 1487
No soap showering ? 12 jakeXT Aug 2015 Jan 2016 0 2944
One more - What's the best frugal green way to rot out a tree stump? 17 IrishAyes Sep 2014 Jan 2016 0 4072
Saving money on food storage(specialized refrigeration?). 1 PyaarRevolution Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 1253
Shop Your Way Rewards/KMART/Sears 12 CountAllVotes Nov 2015 Dec 2015 3 2255
Straw or water vacuum sealer 1 Kaleva Dec 2015 Dec 2015 5 1274
DIY Electric clothes dryer energy recovery for those colder months 5 Fumesucker Sep 2015 Nov 2015 5 2794
"Fredericton man builds $300 solar furnace, decreases heating bill" 14 applegrove Feb 2014 Nov 2015 11 5581
MIT Grad's App Connects Food Suppliers With Non Profits 1 votesparks Jul 2015 Nov 2015 4 1274
Flying Is Murder - How Many Will You Kill? 0 Yallow Nov 2015 Nov 2015 3 1269
Pressure sprayers (gardening) used as shower 6 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 3 1769
Just supporting another group that might be of interest to F and EE 0 w0nderer Oct 2015 Oct 2015 1 1095
Cheap and easy, just like me. 3 safeinOhio Oct 2015 Oct 2015 5 1625
Maybe a little off-topic, but, anyone interested in adopting a sweet, young, male black cat? 1 Flaxbee Sep 2015 Sep 2015 1 1290
Farming Question--Peaches 1 Demeter Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 1253
I figure if anyone knows about these Obama phones I keep hearing about it would be someone here. 6 haikugal Aug 2015 Aug 2015 1 1951
For me, a rare brain flash regarding a McGyver solution 35 IrishAyes Aug 2014 Aug 2015 0 4759
"Yes" Spring 2015 has an excellent article by Wendell Berry called "Revolution Starts Small and 7 jwirr Mar 2015 Aug 2015 2 2065
Gleaning 6 jeffrey_pdx Nov 2014 Aug 2015 9 2113
Which McGyver out there can tell me the cheapest best way to make a riding lawn mower? 29 IrishAyes Sep 2014 Aug 2015 1 7325
Someone's idea for a lifetime washing machine... 10 hunter Jun 2015 Jul 2015 5 2221
Collecting rain water at home 24 SHRED Apr 2015 Jul 2015 12 3291
Looking for McGyver (Cross Post) 8 IrishAyes Jun 2015 Jun 2015 0 2342
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