2016 Indiana Deer Hunting Season

  The 2016 Indiana Whitetail Deer hunting bowhunting season started on October 1st. I have yet to hit the woods because of the warm temperatures and work. I have been prepping by shooting my bow at different ranges and making sure my broadheads are flying straight. I picked up a climbing tree stand for this year. It is the XOP …

Turkey Hunting and Other Things

Well I haven’t posted in a while. My mind has mostly been focused on work and turkey hunting. This was my first year to try turkey hunting. Most people use a shotgun for turkey hunting. I decided to make things more difficult for myself and try shooting a turkey with my bow. Unfortunately I never got the chance to try. …

Five Frugal Things

ClkerFreeVectorImages / Pixabay  I returned a package of underwear that I had bought because I got the wrong material by mistake. I wanted polyester to wear to work and when outdoors. I got the cotton ones by mistake. I didn’t have my receipt so I got a gift card for the credited amount. The same underwear was on sale with …

Saving with Aldi

  Nearly one year ago I started doing my grocery shopping almost exclusively at Aldi. I had shopped at Aldi before but it was mostly to get canned goods for school food drives. Before Aldi I did a lot of my grocery shopping at Wal-Mart. This resulted in me spending more money not only because of the higher prices but …

Five Smart Things to do With Your Tax Refund

Every year tax time rolls around shorty after New Year’s. Most people are anxiously waiting to get their tax refunds to splurge on new toys that they most likely don’t need. I thought that I would list a few smarter alternatives. Start an emergency fund. An emergency fund is nice to have to cover those unforeseen expenses i.e. car repair, …

Five Frugal Things

I’ve seen a few other bloggers post about five frugal things they have done recently. I thought I would give it a shot. Utilized my free archery range hours pass that I received, when I bought my compound bow last Spring, to get some practice in and adjust my new (to me) sight. Made for some cheap entertainment. I did …

Why a Bidet is for You

Bidets are commonplace in a lot of the world, outside of America, it seems. For whatever reason they have not caught on here, which is a shame. I installed the Luxe Neo 120 bidet on my toilet last year and it is a game changer and believe it or not it is frugal. I first came across bidets like the …

Podcasts as a Frugal Hobby

For a few years now one of my go to frugal hobbies has been listening to podcasts. In case you have no idea what a podcast is, they are basically an internet radio show that you can download/stream through iTunes and other various applications. Podcasts cover a wide range of topics i.e. knitting, hunting, and comedy. Podcasts can provide a …