Tightwad Gazette challenge

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Tightwad Gazette challenge
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Fri, 02-25-2011 - 1:17pm

An idea I found on some blog. The author of the blog is trying to institute one new tip per week for the year from the Tightwad Gazette. I thought it'd be interesting to try. I have The Complete Tightwad Gazette (by Amy Dacycyzyn) which is all 3 of the books rolled into one. I've decided to

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Mon, 02-28-2011 - 7:24pm
Sounds fun!
I only have one of the books, and I have read one from the library, so I am looking forward to the tips that I have missed. I'll start reading the book that I have again.
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Sat, 02-26-2011 - 11:53am
Same here. I'm through book one and only have 4 or 5 things marked. Mostly to do with food or recipes.
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Sat, 02-26-2011 - 8:51am
Gosh, I pretty much do as much out of those books as I can already. I love those books. But I will skim through and see if I can find some that I haven't tried!
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Fri, 02-25-2011 - 10:22pm
Nothing like that, lol! You can pick your own tips if you have access to the book. Or you can try the ones I post if you want.
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Fri, 02-25-2011 - 2:27pm
Only if we aren't going the re-usable toilet paper route...