• How I learned to be thrifty: some thoughts on The Envelope System

    How I learned to be thrifty ZoeAtHome.com

    Could you live off $35 a day? It’s a topical question¬†here. Our family spent a year living off an income that was little more than this so I know I could, but¬†feeding the family and paying our bills on this tiny amount tested our marriage, and drained our resources both financial and psychological. It was one of the most stressful years of my life. But it did teach me to be thrifty. Continue reading