How I Made Hundreds Consigning Clothes

For the past eight years, twice a year, I go through my closet and my daughters’ closets, and find clothing that we haven’t worn in awhile. The goal is consigning clothes to declutter and make extra cash to spend on … Read More

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Cool Hanukkah Presents for Pet Lovers

Portions of this article on cool Hanukkah presents for pet lovers originally appeared on Parade.com. If you’re a Jewish pet owner and will be celebrating Chanukah, chances are you will be buying or already have bought your pet a present. … Read More

Holiday Tipping Guide

Looking for a holiday tipping guide for 2020? Wondering about holiday tipping this year, including whom to tip and how much? You’re not alone. With it almost December, holiday tipping usually becomes top of most American’s minds. It’s no wonder … Read More

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Clever Teacher Gifts Ideas for the Holidays

Looking for clever teacher gifts ideas? You’re not alone. Every year readers write to ask the a variation on the same question about clever teacher gifts. What are some inexpensive gifts for preschool teachers? How should I handle middle school … Read More

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Comparison of Peloton Cycle Versus Bike Plus

Recently, a cousin texted me, asking questions about the original Peloton cycle versus the Bike Plus. He and his wife were thinking about getting the Peloton but they weren’t sure which one to buy. Interestingly, my husband and I have … Read More

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20 Stores with In Store Pickup

If you’re a procrastinator or just hate the crowds at the stores, then you’ll love shopping at stores with in store pickup or curbside pickup or drive up. That is you buy online and then use in store pickup to … Read More

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Peloton Bike Shoes Review

What are the best Peloton bike shoes? What spin shoes are compatible with a Peloton cycle? How do the Peloton bike shoes fit? These are some of the most common questions I get about Peloton bike ownership. It seems that … Read More

Thanksgiving Life Hacks for 2020

What a difference a year makes. This article on Thanksgiving life hacks for 2020 is an update of a frugal Thanksgiving blog post I wrote a few years ago. The original version included advice on cheap airline tickets and such. … Read More

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How to Clean Your Peloton

Have you ever stopped to think about how to clean your Peloton? Here’s a simple reason why you should learn: sweat damages exercise equipment. Sweat also makes things smell gross, especially if you have anything cotton or another material on … Read More

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Best Wide Width Shoes for Women

You know how I know how impossible it is to find the best wide width shoes for women? Because I have double wide feet. Do you have wide or double wide width feet like I do? Are you looking for … Read More

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Best Mat for Peloton Review

When it comes to accessories and the best mat for Peloton, I’ve come to realize something important. There are three kinds of mats for Peloton that you might be considering. Perhaps that’s how you ended up on this review blog … Read More

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Lifetime Warranty Gift Ideas to Buy Now

There’s a simple reason why I decided to write about lifetime warranty gift ideas this year: if you’re trying to make your money go farther, then you want to buy products with a lifetime guarantee. That’s because brands with a … Read More

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11 Top Clothing Gifts Boxes for Men

Are you considering giving a guy in your life one of those gift boxes for men this year? You know, a clothing subscription box or some kind of men’s online styling service? You may be asking: What is the best … Read More

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Stitch Fix Review: What is Stitch Fix

Are you looking for an honest Stitch Fix review? Wondering what Stitch Fix is all about? Well, let me tell you. Have you ever wanted to have your own stylist? However, you don’t have the income to justify shopping with … Read More