Can money buy happiness? Of course not, but here are some ways it can help. http://www.fivecentnickel.com/2007/08/17/money-and-happiness/
Where is produce cheapest? An Oregon blogger took a look: http://www.getrichslowly.org/blog/2007/08/21/grocery-store-vs-farmers-market-which-has-the-cheapest-produce/#comment-95800
Make it yourself – a list of 100 items you can make yourself: I’ve made 33 of these items before. How about you? http://www.simplythrifty.com/100-things-you-can-make-yourself/
And 100 more. I’ve only made 15 of these. But I don’t need a lei.