Thrifty Herbal Medicine in Your Kitchen

No one likes to get sick, but what you might not realize is you may already have some thrifty and powerful herbal medicine in your kitchen!

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What Feels Like a Food Shortage Is Fairly Normal in Other Countries. Here’s How to Adjust Your Perspective

People are panicking about the empty shelves in stores, but there ARE still products available. We just have fewer options for each item than we did before. Here are some thoughts about changing your perspective from one of worry and deprivation.

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Where to Get Tools on a Budget (and What You Actually Need)

You’re living on a shoestring budget and don’t have hundreds of dollars to drop at Lowe’s. How do you buy tools on a budget? And what do you actually need?

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3 Delicious, Thrifty Meals with 3 Ingredients: Potatoes, Flour, and Butter

Three thrifty meals with only 3 ingredients? Just in time to help you right before grocery day, when your fridge and cupboards are bare!

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Every Thrifty Thing to Know About Cooking and Preserving Pumpkin

Pumpkins are commonly used for decor from Halloween right on through Thanksgiving. But pumpkins have more to offer than their good looks – be sure to cook or preserve them, too!

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6 Delicious Ways to Make Roasted Pumpkin Seeds: Frugal Recipe

In the spirit of using as much of the pumpkin as possible, make a tasty snack with the seeds. Here are 6 different flavors for roasted pumpkin seeds.

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Preserving Apples: 3 Simple Ways to Enjoy Local Fruit This Winter

It’s apple-harvesting time! Here are 3 delicious and easy ways to preserve abundant seasonal fruit to enjoy over the winter.

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What People Ate During the Great Depression

As food becomes less available and more expensive, what people ate during the Great Depression reminds us how that little bit of creativity can go a long way.

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40 Thrifty and Surprising Uses for BREAD TAGS

What to do with those bread tags? Here are 40 thrifty and surprising uses for those little items you have knocking around your junk drawer.

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The Frugalite Holdout: Things I Refuse to Get Rid Of

In the spirit of “Use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without,” our author shares her version: the trusty Frugalite Holdout.

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