Category Archives: frugal family

Pumpkin diving

Pumpkin diving. Well, not really. “N” of GAIN and I saved pumpkins from the dumpster. In years past, I’ve helped decorate our church. When we clear out everything from Thanksgiving, the compostable stuff went home to my compost pile. But not this year. … Continue reading

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No Spend September: What it’s really like

No Spend September just ended. I spent very little money this last month, and so did my sister. She also did this in 2012 and 2011 and 2009 and  2009. I think I have enough to last one more week without doing much shopping. What … Continue reading

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