Category Archives: General

General frugal living tips and how to save money, water and energy

Make a Homemade Pizza

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Best and easiest pizza dough recipe for bread maker or bread machines Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Add Drapes, Blinds

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The reason most people add window coverings to their living space is usually for privacy and while this is very important, there are other reasons which can benefit you in the long run. One of these will leave money in … Continue reading

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Taco Mountain – A Taste of the South

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Try a Taco Mountain dip for your next hosting night. It’s yummy and easy to make. Continue reading

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Setting Up a Live Tree & Keeping it Fresh

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How to set up a live holiday tree and decorate a Christmas tree Continue reading

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Have You Checked Out Think Geek?

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One online retailer I love because of the cool, fun stuff they sell is Think Geek. Unlike most stores, their writers tend to be more creative with their ad copy and you can’t help but chuckle at their stuff. It … Continue reading

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Poinsettia – Care & How to Force Blooms

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I love a Poinsettia, it’s a very quick and easy way to decorate a room for the holidays. Overall care is fairly easy, water once a week – more often if the room is dry, clean off dry leaves and … Continue reading

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Still Using the Old Style Holiday Lights?

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That’s a shame, because it’s costing you a lot more than energy-saving LED’s. LED holiday lights can save you money, since they use up to 80% less energy than those old bulbs. And they are so economical, it just makes … Continue reading

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Tips on Buying, Defrosting or Cooking a Turkey, Poultry Dressing & Cooking Pumpkin

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How to safely defrost and cook a turkey; make slow cooker poultry dressing Continue reading

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How to Buy a Roaster
There are Various Options

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A roaster or roasting pan is a kitchen essential and most have more than one size.  Besides capacity, there are various styles and cover options to chose from. How you pick a roaster depends mostly on what you intend to … Continue reading

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There are Various Options

Definitely a soup day today!

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Make hearty homemade soups, it’s easy and a cheap meal Continue reading

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