Frugal Wins & Frugal Fails

6 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – Sep 20

6 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – Sep 20

Can you believe we have roughly three more months until the end of 2017? I am not ready to get older, but I am excited about all the holidays that are coming up: Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s. I didn’t grow up celebrating most […]

When Frugality Goes Wrong

When Frugality Goes Wrong

If you landed on my blog and are reading this post, you might have some sort of interest in being frugal. As for me, I just love frugality. Frugality has brought Mr. FAF and me together as a couple, allowed me to save for a […]

3 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – Aug 23

3 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – Aug 23

It’s been a month and a half since I published my last frugal wins and frugal fails post on June 23. I originally wanted to have a new post for this series once every two weeks. But I realized many of the frugal wins and […]

5 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – June 23

5 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – June 23

I am so excited summer is finally here in DC. In my mind, summer means picnics, potlucks, ice-cream cones, community activities, and FUN! It was still freezing cold in the city just 2-3 weeks ago. Now the sun is scorching hot in the 95 degree […]

5 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – June 7

5 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – June 7

Welcome to another post in the Frugal Wins & Frugal Fails series! Mr. FAF left DC about three weeks ago. I spent most of the three days off on the Memorial weekend working on my blog: writing new posts, responding to comments, interacting with other […]

7 Frugal Wins & 3 Frugal Fails – May 24, 2017

7 Frugal Wins & 3 Frugal Fails – May 24, 2017

Frugality is present in almost everything I do. Some of those activities are pretty mundane (i.e. drinking water instead of soda, eating leftovers, not buying new clothes). However, sometimes I do feel ecstatic about being able to save money on certain things. Other times I […]

5 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – May 10, 2017

5 Frugal Wins & 2 Frugal Fails – May 10, 2017

Frugality is present in almost everything I do. Some of those activities are pretty mundane (i.e. drinking water instead of soda, eating leftovers, not buying new clothes). However, sometimes I do feel ecstatic about being able to save money on certain things. Other times I […]