Debt-free living and decluttering work well together. Once you have your house in order, it’s much easier to control spending and make use of what you have. These tips cover ways to save money in the home and garden and switch to a debt-free lifestyle. We did it and you can too.
Home Economics & Decluttering
Money-Saving Garden Tips
How to Improve Your Garden Instantly Without Spending a Dime | Sometimes you just need a fresh way of looking at things to improve your garden.
10 Smart & Frugal Garden Hacks | This is my preferred way to solve problems: use what we have!
24 Clever Garden Problem-Solvers Using Household Items | These won’t change your life, but you may find some of them to be helpful.
10 Garden Mistakes that Waste Money | Ever wish you could have a do-over? I do! Find out the mistakes I made so you can avoid them.
48 Smart Money-Saving Garden Ideas | I love how thrift and organic gardening go hand-in-hand.
How to Create a Dream Garden on a Low Budget | When I started out, I could spend $100 a year on the garden. And yes, I made it stretch!
Tidy and Decluttering Tips
Decluttering 101: How to Let It Go and Get on With It | The biggest obstacle to a tidy home is how you think about it.
5 Easy Steps to Declutter and Love Your Home | If you want it, you can do it.
How to Get Started with The Lifechanging Magic of Tidying Up | How that best-selling book may be what you need to tidy up once and for all.
Financial Tips and Approaches to Money Management
How to Declutter Your Finances and Your Life | Do you know where your money goes each month?
Save Money Every Time You Shop with this Phone App | We’re in the era of excellent money-saving tools.
How to Lower Your Bills and Save Money | This is an older article, but the principles are the same.
Easy Bill Paying System: Save Time and Money | Get real with the numbers and get on track.
Frugal Shopping Tips for Finding the Best Deals | How we hardcore frugalistas find good deals.
Simple Tricks to Save Money | Worth the effort.
Finding Happiness by Living Debt-Free | Take away the anxiety of living paycheck to paycheck.
How to Live Debt Free and Avoid the Man | Choosing peace of mind over debt.
~Melissa the Empress of Dirt ♛