I'll tell you how to save money: Use the magic words Since you're throwing that out, can I have it? Poof! Free stuff that, with a little DIY love, can turn into something great. I landscaped my front yard and front porch for under $175 last summer. I got porch chairs, brick for the raised bed, and vegetable seeds and manure for the garden, just by asking! But the best part of our dirt-cheap vegetable garden was eating what it produced.
What Lisa Saved: $1,911.38