In My Mind's Zen Garden
  • Frugal Living Throwback: Some Helpful Articles

    . . . A Frugal Billionaire In the past, I’ve written a lot about living a frugal life, and even if I had billions I’d want to live a frugal lifestyle like Warren Buffett, rather than live a life-in-the-fast-lane like Larry Ellison of Oracle. Living Within Your Means Well,

  • My Frugal Decision to Cut the Cable Cord and Save $1,656 a Year

    My wife and I had been debating the idea of returning that Cable Box. And we started the New Year by returning our cable boxes and stopping our cable TV service. The decision wasn’t easy. We knew we would lose all those channels that we’d been watching for many

  • 9 Quick Ideas For A Frugal Saturday

    The following are just some quick ideas for doing something frugal on a Saturday. Let’s see, in San Diego the price of gasoline is hovering around $4 a gallon. That’s reason enough to think frugally for a change and doing something that will save you a bit of money,

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    10 Ways Being More Frugal Can Impact Your Life

    “I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.” —John Stuart Mill . . . . Adopting a more frugal mindset can change and transform your Life in many positive ways. It can teach you the true value of money

  • Thrifty Zen: A Zen Approach to Frugal Living

    I recently launched Thrifty Zen, a website that will explore ways to live a more simple, less complicated way of Life. In a modern world where everything seems to move so quickly, technology developing so rapidly, it’s important to take a few steps back and re-assess one’s quality (and


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