Welcome to the team!!! I hope you don't mind, I'd like to add your idea to the 'Intro to STOCKING UP & SAVEING' thread. If you have any other ideas, lifestyles, tips, etc for saveing money please post them here or on 'Post all your STOCKING UP & SAVEing Q?'s here!' thread.
I think were headed for a time when ev tip or idea we can find will come in handy!!!
I've been on SP for a couple of years, though recently with a long hiatus. I'm delighted that there is a frugal/simple living group, since that's a way of life I love.
I'm a married professional in the south, and have one 12 year old son.
Our most successful strategy along those lines has been hanging our clothes out to dry. This not only saves on electricity for the heater, but also keeps us from using more power to cool the house down once the dryer has heated the house up. Plus, I just find it a pleasant, meditative activity.
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