5 Years Of Frugal Mama: The Story Of This Blog
Five years ago I started this blog. It was October 2009, a year after the Wall Street meltdown, and we were living in Manhattan at the time.
Our youngest child, Mark, was only one, but I knew that I needed to find another way to contribute to the world besides raising children. I wanted it to be something that could take me beyond the baby years into a possible career (something I had never found in my 20s).
I decided to combine my love of writing with my experience in raising a family on a tight budget. My friend, Jamie, helped me come up with the name, my mom designed the logo, my sister helped me get the website up, and my dad did the proofreading.
These four posts were on the site when I launched it via an email to all of my friends:
3 Super Fast Pasta Sauces Kids. . .