Category Archives: Saving Money

AMAZON’S DIRTY LITTLE SECRET

Amazon and E-bay are NOT always the cheapest places to buy! Their prices aren’t that low according to Clark Howard who uses wish.com , geek.wish. com,  and 6pm.com which helped him buy $90 sneakers for $20.    BEWARE OF “RETAIL … Continue reading

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WHERE DOES ALDI’S FOOD COME FROM?

WHERE DOES ALDI’S  FOOD COME FROM? Aldi contracts out their products to the SAME food manufacturers that supply national brands.   The product ingredients are usually identical or very similar as they work with manufacturers to create their own store-line products … Continue reading

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Taco Bueno has been having GREAT specials…..Are you getting notified like the rest of us?

Taco Bueno has had a special every day since last week. However, you have to ask specifically for it.And the way you know to ask is by getting an e-mail from Taco Bueno: Want to make sure you get the … Continue reading

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The Secret is Out: Coloring Provides Wonderful Stress Relief for Adults!

A 2012  study, found that anxiety can be greatly reduced by coloring. Specially designed, coloring pages for “grown-ups” are more intricate than children’s coloring books. “After my husband died I was numb and couldn’t even think. I bought a coloring … Continue reading

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Is Your Grandma Hungry and You Don’t Know It? Senior/Elder Hunger ~ The Hidden Epidemic in America.

Elder Hunger Awareness Month Proclamation signed by Governor Mary Fallin  for June 2015. Oklahoma ranks #8, in the nation, for senior hunger! 1/3 of Seniors in Oklahoma City are hungry on a daily basis, yet hunger in Oklahoma is higher … Continue reading

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A simple way to be more content with life. (Creative Deprivation)

Amy Daczycn, who successfully raised six children  says when ice cream cones were a rare treat her kids were happy with a junior size cone, savoring every drip. But, a small cone became less appreciated if the children received one … Continue reading

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Creative Deprivation Can Help Us Appreciate the Small Things

This is an article printed in the Tightwad Gazette long ago by the delightful Amy Dacyczyn who raised six children. At a yard sale I attended, a ten-year- old kid was barely visible behind a table piled with GI Joe … Continue reading

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