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Review of a Chinese EV delivery van 4 Warpy May 12 May 14 0 2460
Reusable toilet paper! Seriously. 3 Maraya1969 May 13 May 13 1 795
any smokers in here? 17 mopinko Oct 2020 Apr 19 4 2021
I have the thermostat set down to 60 9 Kaleva Mar 2021 Mar 2021 4 5082
So I checked the 10 day weather forecast for Central Maine todaay. 2 OAITW r.2.0 Mar 2021 Mar 2021 4 4062
What is your "North Star"? 3 ret5hd Feb 2021 Feb 2021 2 2392
Cleaning with electrolysis generator 1 cilla4progress Feb 2021 Feb 2021 1 1430
Did you ever wish you had saved silver coins back when? 21 multigraincracker Feb 2021 Feb 2021 2 2693
Frugal shopping at Dollar General 18 Kaleva Feb 2021 Feb 2021 26 3244
Solar panels being installed today 12 liberal N proud Oct 2017 Feb 2021 5 4956
Goals this year to prepare for possible frugal times 8 Kaleva Feb 2021 Feb 2021 4 2395
A frugal Crisco emergency candle. 28 Kaleva Jan 2021 Feb 2021 47 3896
Home battery 13 CountAllVotes Nov 2020 Jan 2021 0 1980
Buy an EV, or, never buy another car? (Poll) 22 Quemado Jan 2020 Jan 2021 4 4364
Cut my own hair yesterday! 38 violetpastille Nov 2018 Jan 2021 23 5389
I cut my electrical bill by $20 a month by just wearing thermal socks and underwear all 4 brewens Nov 2020 Jan 2021 9 1569
I get all my clothes at thrift stores. Mostly jeans and Tees. 4 no_hypocrisy Jan 2021 Jan 2021 8 1489
Finally got rid of my Gas Mower 12 sellitman May 2020 Dec 2020 5 3676
It's that time of year for "Free Food" again! 4 ret5hd Nov 2020 Nov 2020 3 1139
How's this for Harley bike-- as in bicycle. Electric bicycle... 7 TreasonousBastard Oct 2020 Oct 2020 7 1430
ok, how about a cooking tip? dried beans. 14 mopinko Oct 2020 Oct 2020 7 999
ok y'all liked my last tip, so here's another- wood cleaner. 11 mopinko Oct 2020 Oct 2020 15 1119
here's a great cleaning tip- anything white vinegar can do, 10 mopinko Oct 2020 Oct 2020 13 1094
have you tried the wool clothes dryer balls? 6 Fresh_Start Feb 2020 Sep 2020 5 3808
Oil companies out smarted me today. 4 safeinOhio Feb 2020 Sep 2020 2 3153
Sick of hand washing ziploc bags and paper coffee filters only 8 GreenPartyVoter Apr 2020 Sep 2020 0 2585
Found a portable air conditioner curbside that sells new for 450 but the cord was cut off. Why would 21 mahina Jun 2020 Jul 2020 2 2345
What was the best thing or things you bought at a yard sale for a buck or less? 12 safeinOhio Nov 2018 Jun 2020 5 3225
Frugal gardening ideas for frugal times 14 Kaleva Jun 2018 May 2020 4 3440
The Foxfire Book Series That Preserved Appalachian Foodways 8 littlemissmartypants Apr 2020 Apr 2020 15 1561
Now is the best time to plant a vegetable garden 10 NeoGreen Apr 2020 Apr 2020 6 2042
Heads up, Free Permaculture Class 0 AnotherDreamWeaver Mar 2020 Mar 2020 1 997
Question on Catalytic Combusters for Consolidated Dutchwest Woodstoves 1 OAITW r.2.0 Jan 2020 Jan 2020 0 2107
Inexpensive dairy-free milk alternative (x-posting in cooking baking) 0 pengillian101 Jan 2020 Jan 2020 3 991
A bit long but please give it a try. I hope it will bring about a few chuckles or grimaces 2 Jim Riggins Jan 2020 Jan 2020 1 1030
20 ingredients for a frugal pantry 6 NeoGreen Nov 2019 Nov 2019 7 2029
5 Things Frugal People Do Not Do 11 NeoGreen Nov 2019 Nov 2019 5 2213
I think getting rid of my old PC and DISH DVR unit is saving me about $20 bucks a month. 0 brewens Jul 2019 Jul 2019 0 1886
Living the dream in a 10'x10' home 11 Kaleva Apr 2019 Jul 2019 2 2162
Pressure canning isn't just for garden produce 4 Kaleva Mar 2019 Jun 2019 2 1713
Thought of a question to ask the group... (Poll) 3 NeoGreen Jan 2019 Jun 2019 1 1693
Building an emergency food stock in a frugal manner 4 Kaleva May 2019 Jun 2019 12 1873
Covering your digital footprints in a frugal and legal manner 6 Kaleva Mar 2019 Jun 2019 8 1934
Rice and beans for a frugal food budget 13 Kaleva May 2019 May 2019 9 2162
Frugal meal ideas for a frugal food budget. Updated 4/06/18 49 Kaleva Jan 2018 May 2019 13 5944
My updated frugal monthly budget and some projects 9 Kaleva Apr 2019 Apr 2019 1 1742
15 practices of a waste-conscious home cook 2 NeoGreen Feb 2019 Apr 2019 8 1458
How to be a frugal zero waster 10 NeoGreen Apr 2019 Apr 2019 22 3249
10 healthy foods worth buying in bulk 4 NeoGreen Feb 2019 Feb 2019 27 2552
In praise of the mix-and-match table 3 NeoGreen Feb 2019 Feb 2019 6 1465
10 ways to eat frugally this month 1 NeoGreen Jan 2019 Jan 2019 6 1534
7 tactics for staying warm in a cool house 8 NeoGreen Jan 2019 Jan 2019 17 2284
Cold showers 7 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 0 1751
Baking Soda Instead of Toothpaste and Peroxide as a Mouthwash 9 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 2 1955
Giving Up Coffee 18 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 1 2202
DIY Dishwasher Detergent Success! 13 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 10 2130
A Frugal Monthly Budget-From 2013 4 Kaleva Dec 2018 Dec 2018 2 1365
The 'green thing', back then... 3 mia Dec 2018 Dec 2018 6 1410
Schmaltz (Rendered Chicken Fat) 8 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 0 1658
This message was self-deleted by its author 9 linuxuser3 Nov 2018 Dec 2018 2 1592
Salsa De Mesa (Hot, Cheap and Easy) 0 violetpastille Nov 2018 Nov 2018 8 1577
Uniform Dressing 10 violetpastille Oct 2018 Oct 2018 3 1668
Could we grow all the food we need in our yards? 13 NeoGreen Oct 2018 Oct 2018 7 1933
The Ultimate Frugal Living Guide: 18 Tips for Extreme Penny-Pinching 5 NeoGreen Oct 2018 Oct 2018 4 1957
Beginning to cut WAY back on grocery budget. 9 violetpastille Sep 2018 Oct 2018 9 2951
from the new york times no less 0 dembotoz Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 1664
20 Habits of Frugal People 7 NeoGreen Sep 2018 Sep 2018 12 2425
My frugal 7 day emergency food & water stock for 2 people 7 Kaleva Sep 2018 Sep 2018 7 2273
Converting a new chest freezer into a climate controlled "root cellar". 2 Kaleva Aug 2018 Aug 2018 2 2510
How big a garden does one need for frugal times? 15 Kaleva Aug 2018 Aug 2018 10 1913
DNI Dan Coats said cyber warning lights are blinking red 3 Hortensis Jul 2018 Aug 2018 4 2023
A basic 30 day emergency food and water stock list for 1 person 24 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jul 2018 5 2226
Caring for pets during frugal times 6 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 2061
What does it mean to be frugal? 6 NeoGreen Jun 2018 Jun 2018 3 1852
Frugal summertime refreshment drinks 5 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 1859
Disposing of household garbage during frugal times. 3 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 1771
A waterless, composting toilet for frugal times 2 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 1779
Study examines the benefits of using rainwater to flush toilets 3 NeoGreen Jun 2018 Jun 2018 4 1504
Games to play during frugal times 5 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 1804
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