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Yes, that’s right. I know it seems to good to be true, but it is. You can actually earn money while playing games online. And I love that. There are times throughout the day that I get stressed out over work or from dealing with my kids fighting each other at every turn that I need to take a few moments to myself and zone out and forget about everything else that’s going on around me. My brain needs that refresher. Sometimes I read a book. Other times I look for a game to play on my computer through download or at a...

If you’re planning on visiting Maine or would like some ideas of places to take your family that you may not have visited before, this list of the top 10 things to do in Maine is for you. Not all of these places are cheap to visit, so if you’re looking for more frugal ideas, you may want to stay away from the expensive ones. York’s Wild Kingdom – York’s Wild Kingdom is located in York Beach, Maine, just a hop, skip and a jump from the beach. YWK is home to 75 animal exhibits and 18 rides and five food...

Frugal Maine is taking part in the Sizzling Summer Reads Book Hop which begins today so make sure to check back and enter to win a paperback copy of For Nothing by my good friend, author Nicholas Denmon. ...

Here are a couple of gluten-free ebooks available for download at Amazon right now. Keep in mind that by the time you see this, they may no longer be listed as free so make sure to look at the pricing before you purchase it. Don’t confuse Amazon Prime prices with the buy price. I’ve done that before.       Easy to Make Gluten-Free Cakes and Other Desserts: Delicious Gluten Free Diet Foods¬†– Cheryl Humphreys                 Gluten Free in French Restaurants...

From time to time I will be posting events in Maine that you can enjoy with your family, with a date or by yourself for relatively cheap…or even FREE! Next Saturday and Sunday, July 15th and 16th, the 7th Annual Acton Car Show & 2011 Swap Meets will be held at the Acton Fairgrounds and will benefit the Maine Children’s Cancer Program. Registration for the show begins at 7am, with inspections starting at 8am and running until noon. Ten trophies will be awarded on Sunday. Note: The Busy Workers 4-H Club will be selling...

If you’re looking for something to do with your family on March 12th and 19th, and you live in Southern Maine or near Milton, New Hampshire, you may want to consider stopping by the New Hampshire Farm Museum for Maple Days. This is just one event of many that are held on the farm, so it’s definitely worth remembering. Event Details: When: March 12th & 19th Time: 12 noon to 4pm Location: Rte. 125, White Mountain Highway, Milton, NH Price: $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 4-17 yrs, members $6/$3 If the weather...