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Wendy Gower
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Australia's Thrifty Mum. Also known as Wendy the Super Saver.
Australia's Thrifty Mum. Also known as Wendy the Super Saver.

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This Week's Frugal Tasks Saturday 22nd July 2017
Saving money comes in shapes and forms.  Some tasks save us a small fortune over time while others keep us healthy and away from the doctors ( also saving money ).  No matter how we save money,  it all adds up to quite a few dollars.  Most importantly,  it ...

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Slashing Your Laundry Costs
If you feel your grocery bill getting out of control,  have a look at what you spend to keep your clothes and home clean.  Product marketing can be very persuasive and before you know it,  your laundry cupboard is full of bottles and wipes.   Why don't you ...

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This Week's Frugal Tasks Saturday 15th July 2017
My week has been a varied one.  I love starting a new week because it's like a clean slate.  When Monday comes around,  I mental plan out what I'd like to get done or achieve.  If I have too much to do,  I write out a list for each day.  I seem to get more ...

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Saving Money At Restaurants
Dining out can be a wonderful experience.  For me, I get the night off from cooking and doing the dishes.   A treat for sure.  Unfortunately a lovely meal out can be tarnished when the bill comes.  Here are some tricks to keeping your costs down. *  Kid's c...

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This Week's Frugal Tasks Saturday 8th July 2017
I'm sure my week disappeared before my eyes.  I've been getting our home ready to host an afternoon tea this Sunday.  While we were tidying up,  we discovered mice in my garden shed - grrrr  !!!  So everything had to be emptied out of my shed and onto the l...

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Decorating On A Budget - A Few Ideas
Decorating your home can be an expensive hobby /task.  Some people pay thousands of dollars for designers to do everything for them.  Those of us living on limited means can find it challenging to decorate without breaking the bank.  Here are a few budget f...

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This Week's Frugal Tasks Saturday 1st July 2017
The temperature has certainly dropped here in Melbourne.  Friday was only 12 degrees Celsius but thankfully the sun came out. On Thursday, Darren and I spent the day in the Dandenong Ranges as part of his birthday present.  It was a whole lot colder up ther...

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Getting Rid Of Perspiration Smells
I just love the smell of freshly washed clothes.  Unfortunately perspiration smells don't always disappear no matter how good your laundry powder / liquid is.  Here is a simple and inexpensive way to help remove these odours. Pour white vinegar into a spray...

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Grocery Specials Starting Wednesday 28th June 2017
Here are this week's best grocery specials - COLES *    Cadbury Family Block 180g-200g1/2 PRICE New Flavour. Was $5.00, Save $2.50   Now $2.50 each *  Lynx Antiperspirant 96g or Body Spray 100g1/2 PRICE Was $6.00, Save $3.00   Now $3.00 each *  Arnott’s Sal...

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This Week's Frugal Tasks Saturday 24th June 2017
This week has just flown by.  Every day I seemed to have a fair bit on but I'm grateful to have the energy to do it all.  Sunday was church then I spent 6 hours setting up my new blog shop .  Monday I was at work.  Tuesday I had a lovely day making cards wi...
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