Archive for September, 2009

Stop Throwing Away Your Fresh Herbs

Saturday, September 12th, 2009

I have gone through the agony of throwing out my fresh herbs way too many times.  It's so disturbing when I find a package of basil, sage, rosemary, or whatever I bought for a recipe recently, lying in the bottom of the crisper in my refrigerator.  Sure enough, the herbs ...

Do Small Steps Toward Frugal Living Really Save Money?

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

If you've been doing simple little things to be frugal, say, for instance, tearing your dryer softener sheets in half or thirds, have you been wondering if it's adding up to real savings?  Some frugal living efforts are more obviously money savers than others.  Let's see if we can reaffirm ...