Frugal Friday – Give Away!

May 9, 2008 at 07:58 am 19 comments

Today I am hosting my first give-away! Just leave me a comment on a way you’ve been frugal this week and I will have my children pick a name at random and will announce the winner here on my blog NEXT Frugal Friday May 16th!

The book I am giving away is Jonni McCoy’s “Frugal Families”

This is a great book with tons of ideas for saving $$ on decorating, moving, pets, even cars and insurance! Get tips on getting out of debt, making money from home, and teaching your children how to be frugal!

Don’t forget! Leave me a comment on a way you’ve been frugal this week and check back NEXT Friday, May 16th when I will announce the winner!

Check out all the frugal tips over at Biblical Womanhood’s Frugal Friday!


Entry filed under: 1, Frugal Friday, HomeKeeping.

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19 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Mother Hen  |  May 9, 2008 at 08:50 am

    I’m always looking for a way to streeeeeeeeeeeetch the budget! Please enter me in your giveaway!

  • 2. Lura  |  May 9, 2008 at 10:44 am

    I bought one gallon of Vitamin D milk to water down into 2 gallons of “2% milk”.

  • 3. JC  |  May 9, 2008 at 10:51 am

    I found my way over to your site from Frugal Fridays link. I love books, don’t have this one but would love to have it. Please enter me in your giveaway.

  • 4. Kristine  |  May 9, 2008 at 12:05 pm

    Definitely could always use new ideas!

  • 5. Mrs.Garcia(CAGmomof2)  |  May 9, 2008 at 01:07 pm

    My Frugal Tip is getting 1 gallon of Milk for $2.00 earlier this week.

  • 6. FourHisGlory  |  May 9, 2008 at 02:56 pm

    I love being frugal, but then you already knew that.

    One thing that I have done this week is to hang out all of my laundry. What a difference it makes in the electric bill. I have been doing this for the last month and our bill went down $40. 🙂

  • 7. denise  |  May 9, 2008 at 07:40 pm

    This week…not so good in the frugal world. I try really hard. That’s what introduced me to blogging. I googled “how to be frugal” one day & was introduced to lots of cool sites!! I just need to put them into practice now!

  • 8. Rachel  |  May 10, 2008 at 12:21 am

    I took advantage of a super sale at my local Albertsons. They had a 10/$20 sale on cereal. With the store savings card, the sale dropped to 10/$10. I had 7 coupons that dropped the total to $5.30! That means each item was just 53 cents each! Not bad eh?

  • 9. kristen  |  May 10, 2008 at 06:36 am

    I did great shopping at CVS this week! Bought $38 worth of items and after coupons my total was $5.38.. I used a GC I received for filling a script so my actual OOP was zero!

  • 10. Jane  |  May 10, 2008 at 08:42 am

    My 10 year old son has been catching some beautiful walleye in the river below our house using poles given to him by a sweet man in our church. I priced walleye at $6.99/lb in the grocery, but ours our free with the bonus of fun & relaxation. Please enter me in your give away. The book looks great!

  • 11. Tami  |  May 12, 2008 at 06:20 am

    I am drinking MORE water, which is replacing the pop that costs money.

  • 12. MissPlacedAlaskan  |  May 14, 2008 at 08:51 am

    We went camping this last weekend. To save $$ from eating out all the time because it is fun, we planned a menu of fun things that we don’t normally buy at home. It was a bit more expensive on the grocery bill, but much cheaper in the long run because we weren’t even tempted to go out.

    OH, I found my way to your blog from Four His Glory.

  • 13. Bobbie  |  May 15, 2008 at 04:21 am

    I have been doing Once a two weeks cooking. lol. And it really did save me over 100.00 because of buying in bulk. I was actually quite astonished by it. I know there were a few other things I did this week but, hmmm. I am still not 100% awake.

    I found your blog through Four His Glory.

  • 14. Karin  |  May 15, 2008 at 11:03 pm

    Shopped at a garage sale today…

  • 15. Kari Follett  |  May 16, 2008 at 06:04 am

    This is a great site! I clipped coupons, so many that i saved 50.00 on our groceries!!!

  • 16. Kam A  |  May 16, 2008 at 06:36 am

    I took one less car trip this week due to rising gas costs and instead combined errands on one day. Thank you for the giveaway! I would love to win this book!

  • 17. Razor Family Farms  |  May 16, 2008 at 02:26 pm

    Am here from For His Glory. What a great blog!

    I make my own laundry detergent.

    I sure would love that book!


  • 18. michelle rosborough  |  May 16, 2008 at 07:21 pm

    Kohls had B1G1,I had a 30% off Kohls charge purchase coupon & a $5 off coupon.
    Yeah, I’m cheap !!!!

  • 19. Karen R  |  May 16, 2008 at 08:34 pm

    I started to buy some new clothes and then I asked myself, If this was a need or a want. It was a want so I decided not to make the purchase.


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