10 Reasons You Should Have A No-Spend Season (and a How To Guide)

At least once per year our family takes on a No Spend season. Often it’s in January or February, but that’s not set in stone. This year it’s now-November. After a very full, fun summer and fall November just seemed like a perfect time to refocus, slow down a bit and gather ourselves together. Starting… Read More 10 Reasons You Should Have A No-Spend Season (and a How To Guide)

No Spend November

Beginning in a just a couple of days The Smallwood Parsonage is embarking on a No Spend November! Please join us as we share ideas, thoughts, budgeting tips and other ideas for simple living. Suggestions or questions or ideas you’d like to learn more about? Please leave them in the comments!

Frugal Friday: Freezing Zucchini in 3 Easy Steps and other Garden Tales

Raise your hand if you’re garden and everyone else’s garden in inundated with long green zucchini…. My hand is not raised. I planted zucchini plants this spring. I always plant at least two. This year I planted four. Two of them turned out to be butternut squash plants-both producing squashes. Squash. What is the plural… Read More Frugal Friday: Freezing Zucchini in 3 Easy Steps and other Garden Tales