Tagged: Public Transportation

Life’s Little Rewards

Life’s Little Rewards

What is cooler than crocheting on the bus? Taking a picture of your crochet project while riding the bus. I may have mentioned it before, but I *heart* public transportation.  Crocheting while driving is difficult. And dangerous, I imagine. I was working on this crocheted scarf while running errands yesterday...

The Power of “Ask”

The Power of “Ask”

One of the best frugal ways to find things I want or need is simply to ask around.  This may seem obvious, but it wasn’t always for me.  I felt like asking for things people were throwing away made me seem needy or desperate.  The opposite is actually true.  People...

The No-Impact Man: A Film Review

The No-Impact Man: A Film Review

Yeah, so I’m a bad blogger because I’ve abandoned my readers for three days.  But I am a good student! Kind of. I had to write a film review for my Global Issues class and I totally chose one that would be relevant to my blog.  That way, at least...

10 Thrifty Ways I Plan to Save $100 in 2010

10 Thrifty Ways I Plan to Save $100 in 2010

1.  I’m going to make my Danskos last one more year. My friend who was working as a server while going to nursing school recommended these great clogs to me.  I’ve had my pair for more than a year, but hope to make them last at least one more. 2....

This Is Why I Love Public Transportation:

This Is Why I Love Public Transportation:

Because today I can: 1. Leave my car stuck in the snow a little longer which means I can: 2. Put off buying a snow shovel for another day and also 3. Not pay for a tow truck to come and save me when I slide into a snowbank, or...