Category Archives: Stretching Your Purchases

Can I Freeze…..????


A lot of people aren’t sure whether things can be frozen or not. ¬†Freezing can help when you find those super cheap markdowns like Woodmans has, or if you even just stock up on Aldi veggies, or grow your own. … Continue reading

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Ways to Reuse Christmas Cards


Once Christmas is over there are lots of ways you can repurpose all those cards sent to you.  I found this on one blog I like: http://www.frugalvillage.com/2010/12/29/reuse-your-christmas-cards/ I thought some of the ideas were quite good.

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How to Recycle Christmas Cards


1. Use as to/from tags for gifts. Cut out parts of the picture or words and write to/from and the names on them. 2. Use them as postcards. Cut off the picture part and use the back of it to … Continue reading

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Dilute with Water


You can dilute lots of products with water to make them last longer. *liquid hand soap dispensers can be filled with a 1/4 soap to 3/4 water ratio. *Make sure you rinse all shampoo, conditioner, body wash, dish soap, etc … Continue reading

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