DIY Frozen Vegetable Packs

How to make your own DIY frozen vegetable packs. Great idea to save time on cooking dinner on busy weeknights!

I’m willing to put in the work to put a fresh, home-cooked dinner on the table each night. But, I prefer to take a few time-efficient shortcuts in order to make that happen. These DIY frozen vegetable packs are a simple way to shave a few minutes of hands-on work off of your dinner prep […]

Homemade Carpet Freshener + Other Homemade Goodies

DIY Homemade Carpet Freshener recipe. Make your own natural and frugal carpet freshener for pennies! This smells GREAT, deodorizes and is useful against dust mites and fleas!

Until I made my homemade carpet freshener, I had no intentions of giving up my fresh linen scented carpet powder from the store. Those that use scented carpet powder probably understand my resistance to drop it from my cleaning kit: it’s one of the fastest ways to a great smelling home. But, the homemade version […]

37 Homemade Bread Recipes

37 Homemade Bread Recipes to try. Whether you're looking for a basic sandwich bread recipe, a healthier take on an old favorite, or a more "dressed up" bread to take to a gathering, you're bound to find a few useful bread recipes on this list!

Making homemade bread is a great way to slash your grocery budget – especially if sandwiches are a constant part of your lunch time routine. But finding a great bread recipe can be half the battle in getting homemade bread on your table. So I’ve put together a (not so little) list of bread recipes […]

19 Money Saving Tips for the Newly Frugal

Frugal Living : 19 Money Saving Tips for the Newly Frugal

If you’re new to frugal living, it can seem overwhelming to digest all of the ways you can slash your expenses. Here are 19 easily digestible money saving tips for the newly frugal. Rather than trying them all at once, pick and choose a few of your favorite ideas, or those that would be most helpful […]

Salted Caramel Snickers Salad Recipe

Salted Caramel Snickers Salad Recipe. A simple and sinful dessert recipe that's ready in just 20 minutes!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#BigGameTreats #CollectiveBias Over the years, we’ve typically had work schedules that didn’t allow for weekends off. This meant that we’d usually miss out on watching our favorite sporting event of the year. This year, we will actually be able […]

Frugal Experiment: Homemade Wax Melts

Frugal Experiment: Homemade "wax" melts using only two ingredients – essential oil and coconut oil.

I decided to try my hand at making some homemade wax melts. Except that these aren’t technically wax melts, as there’s no wax involved. But it looks like a wax melt and behaves like one, so a wax melt it shall be named, at least for the purpose of today’s frugal experiment. I love wax […]

2014 Year in Review + Blog Stats & More

Top Posts on Frugality Gal | 2014

My two week blogging break has given me time to reset and refresh. I now have tons of ideas brewing for content in this new year.  There’s nothing quite like a couple of weeks off from writing to get those creative juices flowing again! Today I’m going to take you through the top ten posts of […]