Why would anyone pay a pet store for a furry friend when there are perfectly wonderful dogs and cats for free (or nearly free) at the Humane Society? Not only are you getting an inexpensive companion, you could be saving … Continued
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Clean up on cleaners! You can often make your own cleaners that will save money and work just as well as their heavily advertised cousins. For example, combine 1/2 cup of ammonia, 1/2 cup vinegar and two tablespoons of cornstarch … Continued
Foiled again. Aluminum foil can often be reused.
Plastic has a half-life of a million years. Wash and reuse plastic food storage bags.
Save a tree or two. Use a clean hand towel in the kitchen instead of always reaching for paper towels.
Freeze your scouring pads. They last longer that way.
Sometimes you just need to change the look of a room. A new tablecloth can transform a dining room, and you’ll probably find one at the Salvation Army for $5. Plants are great decorations that you can get free by … Continued