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Living frugally is not about torturing yourself. It's about living within your means and saving for something big. Right now, I won't lie - there is not a lot of savings because of student loans, credit card debt, a mortgage and a car payment. But, we are taking baby steps that are allowing us to realize we can be debt-free, we can have a savings and we can still be happy! Little sacrifices (like making dinner with friends instead of going out) turn out to be a blast and worth it.
If you are feeling the 'frugal blues' as I like to call it - don't stress too much. It happens to everyone and it just may mean taking a look at what your strategies are and adjusting them. Try new things for a week or a month at a time. If it doesn't work, don't feel bad. Move on and come up with a new solution. What are your best 'beat the frugal blues' tips?