By Abigail on I Pick Up Pennies
I read an interesting post by Sarah over at Smile and Conquer about why she doesn’t consider herself frugal.
As she puts it, “In my mind, there’s a certain level of deprivation that goes with being frugal. That’s the part that doesn’t speak to me. I would rather frame my spending decisions in terms of balance or trade-offs instead of looking for ways to cut back.”
The defining factor
Once again we come down to how frugality is misdefined. Frugality isn’t about living without. Sure, it can be; but it’s not the entire point of the endeavor…read more