Episodes

Episode 49: How to Save Money on Weddings Part 2: Reception & Honeymoon

It’s one of the most important days of your life, but that doesn’t mean you have to spend your (or your parents!) entire life savings! We’re following up our Part 1 episode on ceremonies (ep. 6) with what you need to know to plan a killer reception and honeymoon without emptying that bank account, or…

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Episode 48: Frugality is the New Green; Why the Frugal Lifestyle Is Environmentally Friendly

Frugality pairs nicely with many things, including environmental friendliness! Practicing good stewardship of resources is something us frugal folks have been doing for ages. Whether going ‘green’ is something you strive for or not, today we dive into how being frugal has some great environmental perks and why us frugal people can feel even more…

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Episode 47: Creating a Capsule Pantry with Kristen Marr

We know the benefits of minimalism and how it fits so nicely into a frugal lifestyle, but can minimalism be achieved in the kitchen also? Today we talk with Kristen Marr from Live Simply about how to achieve a ‘capsule pantry’. From how to identify the essentials, to shopping and stocking – Kristen gives some…

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Episode 46: Warehouse Clubs – How to Save&Are They Worth It?

Warehouse clubs, the only place you can go to purchase your chicken, your wedding ring, your outdoor furniture, AND your underwear all under one roof! While it can be great to score some savings on toilet paper, today we explore the pros and cons of warehouse club shopping and how to determine if they provide…

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Episode 45: Negotiating Tips for Getting Lower Prices

Negotiating; some people love it – others hate it. Either way, it can be a great frugal skill for lowering bills, scoring deals, getting out of late fees, OR just enjoying some Saturday morning yard sales! You don’t have to be mean to do this well! listen in for some tips regarding what to haggle…

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Episode 44: Frugal Pregnancy+Parenting with Mrs. Frugalwoods

We love to have guests on the show and today is no exception! We have THE Mrs. Frugalwoods (A.K.A. Elizabeth Thames), author and blogger on everything frugal+sustainable. AND since Jen is currently pregnant, we seized the opportunity to ask Mrs. Frugalwoods about pregnancy and parenting the frugal way. Let’s just say she did not disappoint!…

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