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very interesting rankings: better world shopper 11 Flaxbee Mar 2013 Mar 2013 4 2626
DIY Pallet Furniture Set 11 Shankapotomus Feb 2013 Mar 2013 7 4107
My new(ish) electric grocery getter 7 Fumesucker Mar 2013 Mar 2013 7 2471
The Sunnev electric car 10 Shankapotomus Sep 2012 Mar 2013 1 5347
Wal-Mart Lights Entire Store With LED 8 Sherman A1 Feb 2013 Mar 2013 5 1775
Theme song! 4 silverweb Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 1415
Considering Roku in place of cable 8 melody Jan 2013 Feb 2013 0 2858
For fun: The $39 Experiment 5 Tsiyu Jan 2013 Feb 2013 3 1818
Feetz don't fail me now 1 Fumesucker Feb 2013 Feb 2013 5 6231
My rainwater collection system in prototype: 5 Jackpine Radical Nov 2012 Feb 2013 2 5481
8 Rooms in 420 square feet 7 LongTomH Jan 2013 Feb 2013 10 2131
Geothermal heating/cooling experiences 11 NewJeffCT Jan 2013 Feb 2013 2 3025
"A Day In the Life of a Minimalist" -- free for three days (e-book) 3 Flaxbee Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 1730
10 Quick and Cheap Life Hacks to De-Clutter and Simplify Your Life 15 Flaxbee Jan 2013 Feb 2013 6 3256
Costco Emergency Food Storage Supply with Goal Zero 150 Escape Power Kit, 36 Bucket Pallet of food 8 Renew Deal May 2012 Feb 2013 0 6511
See the Future in Ancient Japanese Architecture 3 Flaxbee Feb 2013 Feb 2013 3 1584
Cincinnati Kroger Stores Ending Double Coupons 4 Sherman A1 Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 1775
AbleNook: Rapidly Deployable Modular Dwelling 6 Shankapotomus Jan 2013 Jan 2013 4 2921
50 ways to change your habits and reduce climate change (so many of them will appeal to a frugal's 19 Flaxbee Jan 2013 Jan 2013 9 21297
In case you've never seen the hole for a horizontal geothermal field 13 HereSince1628 Dec 2012 Jan 2013 3 2738
Before you trash it, wear it out 17 Sherman A1 Jan 2013 Jan 2013 5 2485
Buy a wok! 8 OffWithTheirHeads Jan 2013 Jan 2013 6 1792
Loblaw Sponsors ‘National Sweater Day’ 2 Sherman A1 Jan 2013 Jan 2013 0 1510
27 Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible 9 Little Star Jan 2013 Jan 2013 16 3046
BROOKINGS, Oregon C&K Market Drops Plastic Bags 5 Sherman A1 Jan 2013 Jan 2013 1 1579
Be careful to prevent indoor plants from browning 2 Sherman A1 Jan 2013 Jan 2013 1 1325
Former students accused of stealing computers from North St. Louis County school 0 Sherman A1 Jan 2013 Jan 2013 0 1012
Nice essay from Anne Lamott: Time Lost and Found 3 Flaxbee Jan 2013 Jan 2013 0 2297
Tiny Zen Living: 8 Foot Square Mobile Cube [View all] 50 Shankapotomus Aug 2012 Jan 2013 18 13969
Once in a while, something humbles me completely 5 Warpy Dec 2012 Dec 2012 15 1932
Your Thrift Habits (1948) 1 Robb Dec 2012 Dec 2012 2 1322
10 Offbeat Charity Gifts that Do the World Good 4 Flaxbee Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 1785
Does anyone use Soap Nuts? 4 The empressof all Nov 2012 Dec 2012 0 1596
A Double-Duty Solar Solution: How to Build a Solar Water Heater Read more: http://www.motherearthne 1 ashling Dec 2012 Dec 2012 3 1644
Making your shopper card count 12 Fumesucker Nov 2012 Dec 2012 0 2284
Question about microwave ovens.... 4 Bigmack Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 2970
9 Compostable or Edible Christmas Tree Decorations 8 Flaxbee Nov 2012 Dec 2012 2 2511
Harvesting ornamental & wild plants for food and other uses 16 Kaleva Nov 2012 Nov 2012 2 2921
So my oven died today, the baking element....... 10 dimbear Oct 2012 Nov 2012 3 2525
Make your own toiletries? 4 Little Star Nov 2012 Nov 2012 2 1835
On line EPA carbon footprint calculator 5 Kaleva Nov 2012 Nov 2012 2 1665
Couple of links I came across for those considering living off the grid 3 Starboard Tack Nov 2012 Nov 2012 5 1414
For beginner mushroom foragers..... 13 Curmudgeoness Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 3277
Sustainable clothes, made in USA 14 Flaxbee Nov 2012 Nov 2012 3 2916
Electric "motorcycle" I'd drive one and like it just fine. 200 mile range not too bad. 3 2on2u Nov 2012 Nov 2012 2 1982
Solar charger for batteries and phones? 4 Robb Nov 2012 Nov 2012 1 1357
We just saved 100.00 last month off our power bill. 6 dixiegrrrrl Oct 2012 Oct 2012 3 1891
Woody (Harrelson) saves trees. Appropriate, no? 3 Flaxbee Oct 2012 Oct 2012 5 1281
Free walnuts, hickory nuts, firewood, etc. 1 Tanuki Oct 2012 Oct 2012 1 1290
Good sites to help in reducing waste in the home / office 0 kentauros Oct 2012 Oct 2012 3 817
5 Minimalist Blogs Worth Checking Out 2 Flaxbee Sep 2012 Oct 2012 3 2136
A Guide to Eating a Plant-Based Diet 5 Flaxbee Sep 2012 Oct 2012 4 1728
"Happier Without" - a blog post from Miss Minimalist on 15 things she's happier not having... 15 Flaxbee Oct 2012 Oct 2012 2 4642
This might not be appropriate, but I figure there may be animal lovers here. Fundraiser 0 Flaxbee Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 995
Turning my old, heavy duty top load washing machine into a high efficiency model 14 Kaleva Aug 2012 Oct 2012 1 6789
Best place online to buy bulk grains? 4 Flaxbee Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 3434
Consignment store percentages -- what's fair? 10 Flaxbee Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 12310
Where do you buy alkaline batteries size "D" that are reasonably priced. Here, the prices 4 RKP5637 Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 1259
Frugal ideas: don't waste food. Don't buy junk food, either. 13 Flaxbee Sep 2012 Oct 2012 6 4414
apron from a pair of jeans (easy tutorial) 7 eShirl Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 2879
The Joys of Simple Living: Water 30 cbayer Sep 2012 Sep 2012 9 3745
Stretching dollars at the grocery store on household supplies, food 29 Proud Liberal Dem May 2012 Sep 2012 0 5151
Hi y'all... 2 littlemissmartypants Sep 2012 Sep 2012 6 1759
Help installing home solar power 3 DPC.Comment Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 1618
Solved the dust ruffle problem. 9 dixiegrrrrl Aug 2012 Sep 2012 6 5844
"Life Edited" 0 Flaxbee Sep 2012 Sep 2012 1 1054
I am replacing windows on my house and need advice 6 roguevalley Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 3356
Apple cider vinergar works for weed control 7 Kaleva Aug 2012 Aug 2012 2 2724
Turns out the frugal mystery fish I bought last week is a very mild catfish.. 1 Fumesucker Aug 2012 Aug 2012 1 1306
Does anyone buy food or household products from Amazon? 31 cbayer Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 5474
Recycling urine for fertilizing plants. 3 Kaleva Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 1734
Using rainwater collected from your roof for the garden 12 Kaleva Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 2347
A homemade toilet plunger washing machine. 10 Kaleva Aug 2012 Aug 2012 3 12660
Hot on the left is not right for right handed frugalists.. 4 Fumesucker Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 1434
Swamp Hut 5 Shankapotomus Aug 2012 Aug 2012 2 1843
More frugal thrift store finds today.. 3 Fumesucker Aug 2012 Aug 2012 1 2177
Urban Farm Online 5 Kaleva Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 1673
For those who smoke cigarettes 10 Kaleva Jul 2012 Aug 2012 0 2451
Today's special: 3D printed meat is what's for lunch, and dinner, and ... 0 Flaxbee Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 989
Local produce markets and the frugally inclined 23 Curmudgeoness Aug 2012 Aug 2012 2 2987
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