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The Frugal Sybarite

Donna Freedman  |  Surviving and Thriving

Hanging our laundry to dry in the sun leads to another luxury: falling asleep surrounded by the fragrance of the sun and the wind. Some people would say the sun has no odor. I beg to differ.

Join Us for a No- Or Low-Spend February

Donna Freedman  |  Surviving and Thriving

A no-spend month is really more of a “spend-super-intentionally month” – and I’m confident that readers here are up to that challenge.

Two Quick Grocery Hacks

Donna Freedman  |  Surviving and Thriving

We like meat, and we like eggs. We also like saving money on those things. In these inflationary times, every food dollar matters.

Thanks, Dad, For Useful Life Skills

Donna Freedman  |  Surviving and Thriving

My father taught me a lot, and always by example: how to make do, how to figure your way around a problem if you can’t go through it, and, most of all, that you should never give up.

How to Be a Frugalvore

Donna Freedman  |  Surviving and Thriving

It’s pretty simple: you shop mostly (or completely) based on what’s on sale that week… if it’s not on sale, it’s not in my cart.

Why You Need an “Abundance Tracker”

Donna Freedman  |  Surviving and Thriving

Whenever articles on inflation/hyperinflation ramp up my heart rate, I’ve been combating those fears by focusing on what I have. Our life is quiet, but sublimely rich.