Category Archives: Money-Saving Tips

Styling a $2.99 Dress Eight Different Ways for Fall

Today I went to Salvation Army to try to find a birthday present for my husband.  I was not successful in that.  As usually happens, however, I found something else: a $2.99 Ann Taylor knit jersey dress. I’ve been dealing … Continue reading

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Stop Shopping for Your Creativity

I just came across this interesting article shared on (my new favorite blog) unclutterer.com — “Is Consumerism Killing Our Creativity?” I gotta confess, it made me feel sheepish. When was the last time, thinking you didn’t have time to sew, that you bought … Continue reading

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Begone, Bedraggled Teflon Pan!

My Teflon pan — I think it may have been the second one since Jonathan and I got married in 2009 — bit the dust a few weeks ago.  I was observing black flecks in my delicious melting butter, and … Continue reading

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Money-Saving Tip for Nashvillians: Free Music Downloads from the Library

Great find for my Nashville readers (although some of the rest of you may be able to benefit as well, if your local library participates in the program): You can use your library card to download five free songs per … Continue reading

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Snapfish: What It Is, Why I Like It, and Why You Need It

Friends, meet Snapfish.  Snapfish is the Librarything for your pictures.  You upload your pictures, share them with your friends, print them, print your friends’ pictures, order photo books (but only if you have a coupon!), and order anything else photo-related … Continue reading

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Cool Money-Saving Tactic for Online Shopping: Ebates!

Southernsavers.com introduced me to a cool website — ebates.com gives you cash back on online purchases.  I used it for my last Snapfish order (more on that soon) when they were running a special, and got 12% back from my order. … Continue reading

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