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What have you done "frugal" lately?

I stuck to my Christmas budget. And postponed buying a better TV.

I agreed to be part of a study for a new technique in cataract surgery in return for a $475 break on the cost. I replaced my one prescription with a much cheaper herbal remedy. So far, so good. And we now take half as much calcium since our levels are finally up to snuff. And I decided we could stop taking vitamins A and C, since we eat so much green and orange veggies.

I set the thermostat to 65 for the duration of winter (except maybe when we have guests).

My husband repaired the fridge and the toilet, saving at least $200.

Since I lived temporarily without a dryer in NYC and hung my laundry on drying racks, I now dry some of the laundry on drying racks at home (since I don't have radiators here, I put a rack in the bathtub).

Now that my husband's retired, we mostly drive the Prius around town (before it was his commute vehicle and I ran errands and I tooled around in the CR-V, which gets half as good gas mileage).

I'm FINALLY starting to put together my price book!
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