Many people think that Dining on a Dime is “just” a cookbook about how to save on food and groceries but what they don’t realize is that it includes big sections full of other things like homemade beauty products, cleaning products and much more. Today I thought I would give you our “recipe” for a […]
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Recently, I wrote an article on college loans. Here is one tip about how to save when you’re in college. As soon as school is out, sell your old books. I don’t know why college texts are one thing we want to always cling too. We save them for 20 years or more, move them […]
Save Money On Laundry From a reader: I didn’t even realize how much laundry I was doing until we started having drain problems. We live in a rural area and the closest town with a laundromat is 45 minutes away. Using a laundromat is not really a feasible option every week, so I purchased a […]
An easy recipe for fancy dinner bread!
I’m In Love! Boy I bet that title got your attention! I am truly in love with Bob! He has changed my life and I don’t know if I can ever live without him. My life just wouldn’t be the same if I didn’t have him. Ok. before you all think you are about to […]
Readers tips on a frugal Valentine’s Day
In years past, I have given you a Valentine’s Day Menu but, since the nicest thing to do on Valentine’s Day is to make your sweeties their favorite foods as a special treat, I will be giving you recipes and tips for cute things you can do on this special day instead of a menu. […]
One of our readers, Bea, sent this quote to me. “If you buy what you don’t need you steal from yourself”. You are stealing from yourself by wasting your money on more unneeded things (or junk).-Bea People are also stealing their freedom from themselves. They go into debt to buy things and they […]
Here are some cute and easy ideas for Valentine cards. Hi Tawra, I was just thinking of a new idea this morning as I read the Sunday paper and browsed through the colorful comic section. As I read and chuckled through some of the comic strips, I realized how perfect some of them could […]
Be sure to check out this free E-book Saving Money on Groceries from Christine over at The Menu Mom. Tawra
This ranch turkey pasta recipe is a quick and easy main dish recipe you can make to use some of your leftover holiday turkey. It is so fast you make it in less time than it takes to boil the pasta.