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Practical gifts for your significant other

A couple months ago, I put together my first gift guide, low budget gift ideas for a variety of individuals. One thing I noticed after publishing was that there wasn’t enough of a focus for one of the most important people in your life. In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, here are some ideas on how to impress your loved …

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The Cash Fasting Gift Guide: Low Budget Gift Ideas

Unless you’ve decided to not gift any presents this year, the holiday season can be rough for us frugal-minded folks. Generally, I try to avoid spending money, but I don’t skip out on holiday gifting. I enjoy giving gifts! Staying on a budget over the holidays¬†hasn’t always been successful in the past. Well, I’m getting smarter this year. After much …

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Why (and How) I changed from WordPress.com to WordPress.org

Migrating a site is a huge pain. Migrating a site is an especially huge pain if you know absolutely nothing about how to do it. When I started my blog in September 2016, I wanted a hosting service that made blogging as smooth as possible. I paid for a premium WordPress.com account, and things were all clear from there (or …

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Skincare is expensive, too

Having bad skin is the worst. I know, because I’ve been plagued by it for nearly a decade. Over the years, I’ve spent a small fortune on skincare. Knowing what I know now, simple care could’ve saved me so much money over the years, and saved me from scarring.

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This doesn’t seem frugal… I got a Vitamix

Let me start this off by saying that I don’t like buying expensive appliances. Yes, copper cookware is great, and a juicer can do magical things, but I like my $20 food processor far more than a¬†$200 one that can make ice cream and sauces and everything in between. Let me also add in that the man I live with …