• Freebies,  Frugality,  Recycling,  Simplicity

    The Beauty of Old Things

    Several months ago my daughter surprised me with an odd request. She had noted that many of her friends and family were giving away their collections of old vinyl albums; could I help her select a record player so that she could play them? While I am aware that vinyl is making a comeback, the last thing I expected was…

  • Books,  Freebies,  Frugality

    Smashwords Summer/Winter Sale

    Hello Everyone! Once again I have joined the Smashwords Summer/Winter Sale. To thank you for being such loyal readers, I have listed all of my books at a sizeable discount or for free. You can find a list of my books here. All you have to do is click on the book you are interested in. When the description page…

  • Freebies,  Housing

    Would you like a Tiny House?

    If you’ve ever wanted your freedom or independence here’s something you might want to sign up for. A tiny house is going to be given away to one special person. All you have to do is apply. If you win, you agree to foot the expense to have it towed to your place of choice. Here’s the link if you’re…

  • Freebies

    Last Chance for FREE Books!

    Okay guys, before the latest round of excitement I told you how to get a bunch of great books for absolutely FREE. Well, that deal is almost over. Tonight it all ends. All you have to do to get this wonderful collection of books and courses revolving the eco-sustainable lifestyle, including a FREE copy of my book The Minimalist Cleaning Method is…

  • Freebies,  Frugality

    Cheap or Free Books, Music, and Movies

    I am a bibliophile. I love books of all kinds and read voraciously.  Over the years I have spent thousands of dollars on books alone, not including music, movies and other forms of entertainment. After moving out on my own I had less to spend, so I started looking for free or really cheap alternatives to buying all of this…

  • Decluttering,  Freebies,  Frugality

    Getting Started with Freecycle

    After a few days lurking on the very quiet local freecycle site, I have decided to wake things up a bit with a couple of offers, just to see what happens… I’m more accustomed to a local trading post you call into, which is what we had where I used to live, but I have some things to eliminate from…