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I think getting rid of my old PC and DISH DVR unit is saving me about $20 bucks a month. 0 brewens Jul 28 Jul 28 0 862
Living the dream in a 10'x10' home 11 Kaleva Apr 2019 Jul 2019 0 1010
Pressure canning isn't just for garden produce 4 Kaleva Mar 2019 Jun 2019 1 635
Thought of a question to ask the group... (Poll) 3 NeoGreen Jan 2019 Jun 2019 1 839
Building an emergency food stock in a frugal manner 4 Kaleva May 2019 Jun 2019 11 760
Covering your digital footprints in a frugal and legal manner 6 Kaleva Mar 2019 Jun 2019 8 902
Rice and beans for a frugal food budget 13 Kaleva May 2019 May 2019 8 877
Frugal meal ideas for a frugal food budget. Updated 4/06/18 49 Kaleva Jan 2018 May 2019 13 3344
My updated frugal monthly budget and some projects 9 Kaleva Apr 2019 Apr 2019 1 731
15 practices of a waste-conscious home cook 2 NeoGreen Feb 2019 Apr 2019 8 720
How to be a frugal zero waster 10 NeoGreen Apr 2019 Apr 2019 22 2312
10 healthy foods worth buying in bulk 4 NeoGreen Feb 2019 Feb 2019 27 1723
In praise of the mix-and-match table 3 NeoGreen Feb 2019 Feb 2019 6 760
Solar panels being installed today 10 liberal N proud Oct 2017 Jan 2019 4 1724
What was the best thing or things you bought at a yard sale for a buck or less? 8 safeinOhio Nov 2018 Jan 2019 4 914
10 ways to eat frugally this month 1 NeoGreen Jan 2019 Jan 2019 6 794
7 tactics for staying warm in a cool house 8 NeoGreen Jan 2019 Jan 2019 17 1185
Cold showers 7 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 0 894
Baking Soda Instead of Toothpaste and Peroxide as a Mouthwash 9 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 2 1012
Giving Up Coffee 18 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 1 977
DIY Dishwasher Detergent Success! 13 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 10 1084
A Frugal Monthly Budget-From 2013 4 Kaleva Dec 2018 Dec 2018 2 719
The 'green thing', back then... 3 mia Dec 2018 Dec 2018 6 798
Schmaltz (Rendered Chicken Fat) 8 violetpastille Dec 2018 Dec 2018 0 763
This message was self-deleted by its author 9 linuxuser3 Nov 2018 Dec 2018 2 913
Salsa De Mesa (Hot, Cheap and Easy) 0 violetpastille Nov 2018 Nov 2018 8 892
Cut my own hair yesterday! 34 violetpastille Nov 2018 Nov 2018 21 1649
Uniform Dressing 10 violetpastille Oct 2018 Oct 2018 3 1020
Could we grow all the food we need in our yards? 13 NeoGreen Oct 2018 Oct 2018 7 1156
The Ultimate Frugal Living Guide: 18 Tips for Extreme Penny-Pinching 5 NeoGreen Oct 2018 Oct 2018 4 1127
Beginning to cut WAY back on grocery budget. 9 violetpastille Sep 2018 Oct 2018 9 2093
from the new york times no less 0 dembotoz Sep 2018 Sep 2018 2 1019
20 Habits of Frugal People 7 NeoGreen Sep 2018 Sep 2018 12 1432
My frugal 7 day emergency food & water stock for 2 people 7 Kaleva Sep 2018 Sep 2018 7 1261
Converting a new chest freezer into a climate controlled "root cellar". 2 Kaleva Aug 2018 Aug 2018 2 966
How big a garden does one need for frugal times? 15 Kaleva Aug 2018 Aug 2018 10 1216
DNI Dan Coats said cyber warning lights are blinking red 3 Hortensis Jul 2018 Aug 2018 4 1352
Frugal gardening ideas for frugal times 13 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jul 2018 4 1279
A basic 30 day emergency food and water stock list for 1 person 24 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jul 2018 5 1431
Caring for pets during frugal times 6 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 1281
What does it mean to be frugal? 6 NeoGreen Jun 2018 Jun 2018 3 1056
Frugal summertime refreshment drinks 5 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 1237
Disposing of household garbage during frugal times. 3 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 1094
A waterless, composting toilet for frugal times 2 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 5 1135
Study examines the benefits of using rainwater to flush toilets 3 NeoGreen Jun 2018 Jun 2018 4 903
Games to play during frugal times 5 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 2 1119
Acclimatize your family to frugal living 11 Kaleva Jun 2018 Jun 2018 10 2745
what should a basic prepare for bad times pantry contain 16 dembotoz Jun 2018 Jun 2018 1 1804
Khan Academy for free on line courses 5 Kaleva Apr 2018 Apr 2018 4 1374
Sorry I'm late offering the links to my favorite tiny home/deployable permanent/temporary 38 IrishAyes Aug 2014 Apr 2018 6 6138
Frugality is environmentalism 3 NeoGreen May 2017 Mar 2018 4 3201
DETHLEFFS This Solar-Powered RV Runs Without Fuel Or Charging Stations 1 appleannie1943 Jan 2018 Feb 2018 6 1346
Future of energy: Efficiency 1 NeoGreen Jan 2018 Jan 2018 2 3235
Have the prices risen dramatically on insulation (blow-in) due to all the tragedies, this year? 0 Frustratedlady Dec 2017 Dec 2017 0 856
Mylar Space Blankets. 4 safeinOhio Dec 2017 Dec 2017 28 2352
In praise of Invisible Sustainability 3 NeoGreen Dec 2017 Dec 2017 3 1025
Study: Seaweed in Cow Feed Reduces Methane Emissions Almost Entirely Zoya Teirstein 6 applegrove Nov 2017 Nov 2017 5 1329
Doesn't any company make a decent microwave oven any more? 10 LiberalEsto Mar 2016 Oct 2017 2 6320
Rooftop Solar PV 4 SHRED Sep 2017 Sep 2017 1 2021
Going Solar! 2 liberal N proud Aug 2017 Sep 2017 11 2782
Reducing the cost of watching tv 16 Kaleva Feb 2016 Jul 2017 2 3717
Price war going on here, how about in your area. 8 safeinOhio Jul 2017 Jul 2017 1 2097
The Seven Sustainable Wonders of the World 0 NeoGreen Jun 2017 Jun 2017 3 2269
Anyone have a heat pump water heater? 5 Zorro Mar 2015 Apr 2017 0 2424
Got my proposal yesterday for a 4.5KW residential solar system... 13 NeoGreen Apr 2016 Jan 2017 3 2489
i would like to do passive solar heat from an upstair west facing window 0 dembotoz Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 1230
Save $ on razor blades. 3 safeinOhio Jun 2016 Sep 2016 6 1609
My year long experiment at frugal living 2012-2013 4 Kaleva Jun 2016 Jun 2016 3 2127
Food bank fund drive via GoFundMe for Park County, Montana 2 Flaxbee Mar 2016 Mar 2016 0 1628
Thoughts on the newer insulated tabletop water boiler/dispensers versus electric kettles->energy $$ 4 hlthe2b Dec 2015 Feb 2016 0 2528
One month of low water use. 9 oldandhappy Jul 2015 Feb 2016 3 3065
I have two aluminum balls. They save me money. 5 jtuck004 Jan 2016 Jan 2016 4 3203
Bought a 6 quart crock pot stoneware and glass lid for $1.50... 4 Kaleva Jan 2016 Jan 2016 3 1927
No soap showering ? 12 jakeXT Aug 2015 Jan 2016 0 3505
One more - What's the best frugal green way to rot out a tree stump? 17 IrishAyes Sep 2014 Jan 2016 0 4565
Saving money on food storage(specialized refrigeration?). 1 PyaarRevolution Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 1757
Shop Your Way Rewards/KMART/Sears 12 CountAllVotes Nov 2015 Dec 2015 3 2818
Straw or water vacuum sealer 1 Kaleva Dec 2015 Dec 2015 5 1800
DIY Electric clothes dryer energy recovery for those colder months 5 Fumesucker Sep 2015 Nov 2015 5 3244
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