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Review of Lemi Shine Dishwasher Booster

Lemi Shine Dishwasher Booster was one of the last products to get my Suddenly Frugal Seal of Approval. You see, in the old iteration of this blog, I focused on frugal living. And when I came across a product or … Read More

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Q&A: Recycling Prescription Bottles

Are you good about recycling prescription bottles or pill bottles? In my house when you finish a bottle of ibuprofen or cough syrup, or a box of allergy medicine, everything goes in the recycling bin. We rinse out the bottles … Read More

Should You Buy a Refurbished Peloton Bike

You may be wondering if it’s worth it to buy a refurbished Peloton bike. Last fall this was top of mind right for Peloton digital app users. Why? Because Peloton had sent an offer to all digital subscribers about a … Read More

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College Apartment Must Haves

When our daughters told us they would be living off campus, I was able to help them come up with some college apartment must-haves. Why? Because my senior year in college, I decided I’d rather live in an apartment than … Read More

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Nordstrom vs Nordstrom Rack

Why write an article about Nordstrom vs Nordstrom Rack? Because after the success of my Nordstrom Anniversary Sale article and the questions readers asked of me, I realized that many people don’t realize the differences between Nordstrom and Nordstrom Rack. … Read More

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My Baleaf Clothing Review

I’m writing this Baleaf clothing review because it is the brand’s eighth anniversary in August 2022. Since I’ve been wearing Baleaf clothing for years while enjoying my Peloton bike, I figured it was high time to review the company overall.  … Read More

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College Dorm Must Haves Updated

I’ve just updated this college dorm must haves article for this year’s class of students going back to college soon. It includes 46 48 college dorm must haves. I’ve covered college dorm lists for guys as well as college dorm … Read More

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Best Plus Size Tankini Bathing Suits

I decided to write this article about the best plus size tankini bathing suits after shopping for myself. You see, I’d recently realized that it had been more than five years since I’d purchased a new swimsuit. Now, granted, five … Read More

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Common Questions about Peloton Bike Shoes

There are so many questions about Peloton bike shoes that I decided I should write a separate article devoted solely to this topic. That is, a genuine Q&A about Peloton cycling shoes. It grew out of this original article that … Read More

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Best Sustainable Workout Clothes

I never gave a thought to the notion of wearing sustainable workout clothes until the brand Baleaf reached out to me. I’ve been wearing their activewear for almost as long as I’ve had my Peloton. I started with their padded … Read More