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Food and drink can eat up a big portion of your budget. These articles cover advice on how to eat well on a thrifty budget.

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8 Ways to Make Your Groceries Last Longer

As a once-a-week grocery store shopper, we try and make our food last as long as possible. But sometimes – especially with fruits and vegetables – that is not always easy to do. I remember when I was single and

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Amazing Apple Crisp Recipe

This is a family favorite recipe of mine which is especially good slightly heated in the microwave, topped with either a dollop of whipped topping or a scoop of vanilla ice cream before serving.

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Moving to Australia for a Better Life

Australia has always been a popular choice amongst expats considering moving abroad. If you are thinking of moving abroad, there are many reasons why you should consider moving to Australia. Australia’s quality of living is amongst the highest in the

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Addictive Monster Cookie Recipe

Beware!!!  These cookies are very addictive, and they contain absolutely NO FLOUR!!!  You can make them into really big cookies or the normal size.  Let them set awhile after baking before you put them into an airtight container or they

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How to Can Pickled Beets

The following is a guest post written by my favorite aunt – Aunt Sharon. Enjoy! – Aaron This recipe was my Grandmother Larson’s and was handed down to me by my mother. We used to make these pickles together on

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Protecting Your Number One Asset: You

I spend a lot of time thinking about personal finances. From how I might be able to make more money to thinking about how I might be able to save another buck or two. Ironically enough, I often fail to

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Can You Eat Out for $10 a Week?

Going off a post I wrote last week on the possibility that eating out might actually be cheaper than eating in – I decided to push this alittle more and give myself a little challenge. (cue the trumpet) The Challenge:

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