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Use Elbow Grease Regularly - MeanyGoat

Use Elbow Grease

Why Use Elbow Grease? I grew up to the chants of  “get on and use elbow grease” from my Grandparents, but I suspect plenty of the current generation struggle with this concept. And it is not difficult to understand why…just take a look in the local supermarket and see how many shelves are devoted to […]

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How to Wash Hands Properly

Do You Know How to Wash Hands Properly? Bird flu, pig flu, germs in the toilet….all these have helped fuel a paranoia about germs, but do you really know how to wash hands properly? In the chemist, at the airport and even at the supermarket checkout we see the seductive little bottles of antibacterial gel […]

Know your Poop - MeanyGoat

Know Your Poop

Get To Know Your Poop If you think that your Boss is full of crap then you are probably right. Recent research shows that over 80% of Americans are constipated at some point in their lives! Getting to know your poop is a pretty important part of healthy living since your poop gives you an […]

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Frugal Home Made Christmas Tree

Another Home Made Christmas Tree Design! There are just so many ways to create a home made Christmas tree for next to nothing. This year the cheapest Christmas tree on sale at our local store cost €25 for a particularly straggly and sparse specimen. Then I spotted a nice wooden tree at a nearby garden […]

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Christmas Decoration

Green Christmas Decoration Ideas Christmas is coming and the house is not yet ready to greet it? Well, you better roll up those sleeves and do something about it. And you don’t have to bring in any pollutants to the house to make it special. Christmas can actually be celebrated without any of the problematic substances […]

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Christmas Plants

Christmas Plants Make Great Gifts Holidays are coming! It is that time of the year you await with anticipation the moment when you meet your relatives and friends and you receive presents. It is also the time when you need to give some presents too. In case you have been procrastinating, it is wise to […]

DIY Christmas Tree - MeanyGoat

DIY Christmas Tree

A DIY Christmas Tree will look GREAT & save you a FORTUNE! Every year the cost of both real and artificial Christmas Trees goes up and up. But take some advice from the MeanyGoat…make your own DIY Christmas Tree for $10 or better still for free! Most artificial trees look disgusting anyway and real ones […]

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Frost-Proof Your Garden

Tips on How to Frost-Proof Your Garden There is nothing worse than finding out that your gorgeous plants, on which you worked so hard, fell victim to the frost. If you don’t want all your efforts to go to waste you need to protect your greenery from the unfavourable weather conditions. Taking precautionary measures before […]

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Winter Gardening Ideas

Frugal Winter Gardening Ideas! If you think that gardening is only for the summer then think again! There are plenty of winter gardening ideas to keep you occupied through the dark months, and you can even keep growing plenty of vegetables as well! Winter is also a good time to get on with general garden […]

Using Vinegar to Clean - MeanyGoat

Using Vinegar to Clean

Simple Ways of Using Vinegar to Clean Vinegar is one of those rare commodities that was not invented by science but arrived naturally. Any sugary liquid that ferments will turn into vinegar and hence it has been known about for over 10,000 years! Using vinegar to clean probably started with the Babylonians and the Ancient […]

Use Elbow Grease Regularly - MeanyGoat

Use Elbow Grease

Why Use Elbow Grease? I grew up to the chants of  “get on and use elbow grease” from my Grandparents, but I suspect plenty of the current generation struggle with this concept. And it is not difficult to understand why…just take a look in the local supermarket and see how many shelves are devoted to […]

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Posted in Family, Frugal Tips

Old Gadgets - MeanyGoat

Old Gadgets

Repair Your  Old Gadgets! Modern technology is mostly very reliable… apart from my Asus laptop which has been back for repair twice! Generally electronic gadgets become “obsolete” before they break down. When they do finally croak it is often something simple like a battery which needs replacing. So most people just dump their old gadgets […]

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Posted in Lifestyle, Recycling

French Ski Resort Snow Report

French Ski Resort Snow Report

French Ski Resort Snow Report Looking for an up to date list of snow conditions at all the winter sports resorts in France? Well look no further, here it is! The list is updated each time you refresh your browser so it is worth bookmarking if you want to check conditions frequently. The results are […]

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Posted in Frugal Holidays, Lifestyle

How to wash your Hands 2 - MeanyGoat

How to Wash Hands Properly

Do You Know How to Wash Hands Properly? Bird flu, pig flu, germs in the toilet….all these have helped fuel a paranoia about germs, but do you really know how to wash hands properly? In the chemist, at the airport and even at the supermarket checkout we see the seductive little bottles of antibacterial gel […]

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Posted in Family, Frugal Tips

Know your Poop - MeanyGoat

Know Your Poop

Get To Know Your Poop If you think that your Boss is full of crap then you are probably right. Recent research shows that over 80% of Americans are constipated at some point in their lives! Getting to know your poop is a pretty important part of healthy living since your poop gives you an […]

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Posted in Frugal Tips, Lifestyle

How to Make Doritos - MeanyGoat

How to Make Doritos

  How to Make Doritos Quickly and Cheaply! Doritos and Tortilla Chips are part of that addictive junk-food avalanche that we need a steady nerve to walk past in the supermarket. Eat one and you have to eat the whole packet! However, eat just 12 and you get zapped with 140 calories and around 120mg […]

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Quick Pickle - MeanyGoat

Quick Pickle

Quick Pickle for Frugal Foodies! You can make a quick pickle at any time of the year in order to take advantage of a glut of vegetables from your garden or a really cheap price at the supermarket. Of course traditional markets and farmers’ markets are also great places to pick up mountains of vegetables […]

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Posted in Family, Food