Feb 102018
Grow Your Cents by using rain barrels

This post contains affiliate links. January seems to have the reputation for being the slower month.  Coming off almost two months full of celebrating holidays, I can see why.  However, that was not the case for me this year.  Instead, January ended up being a fairly physically restful, emotionally eventful, finding our groove month. February…I […]

Jan 142018
A Love-Hate Relationship, in which fugality won Part 2

Beans. According to Answers.com: “There is no exact number, but the world gene banks set the count at about 40,000 different types of beans, though only a very small number of these bean types are mass-produced for common consumption. “ These little orbs of understatedness are great sources of fiber and protein.  They are easy […]

Jan 092018
January Swago - earn up to a $5 bonus

This post contains affiliate links. The digital rewards site Swagbucks is offering big payouts during their January “Swago” promotion starting Monday, January 8th at 9am PT and running until Monday, January 15th! Swago is just like bingo, but in this case you’re filling out squares as you earn points on their site for doing things […]

Jan 072018
Grow Your Cents - composting

This post contains affiliate links. “The third time is charm!” As the upcoming gardening season planning commences, I hold out hope that this saying continues to ring true. This will be my third garden in as many states. The prior two looked vastly different from each other, though taught me a lot about gardening. I […]

Jan 052018
DIY Project - Unique, Budget-friendly Bird Feeder #2

This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for helping support this blog. Bird feeders are an easy addition to any garden or balcony. They do not take up much space and can match any style you currently have going on. Do not be discouraged if you do not get immediate results, it may take some […]