I don't have any evidence to back it up but I think it gives me better sleep.
It’s important to acknowledge that the idea of “need” is relative: In homes built in the 1950s, bedroom closets were much smaller than they are today. There weren’t emails delivered weekly to your inbox touting sales at your favorite stores.
saving money
I've set up some rules for myself and unless I can check off every damn one, I'm not allowed to buy whatever it is that I'm considering buying.
budget shopping
To keep myself on the straight and narrow, and to ensure ongoing success at thrift stores and flea markets wherever I go, I now follow these basic rules.
budget shopping
Because going for gorgeous shouldn't cost an arm and a freaking leg.

Aug 15, 2012 at 10:30am | 174 comments

budget shopping
Join me as we enter a world of off-brand hilarity (and actual bargains!) at my local 99¢ Only store.
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