One of the nice things about being married to an avid outdoorsmen is our freezer is always full of meat and fish. We have mostly venison from the fall hunting season and fish from the spring and summer months. It isn’t enough to feed us everyday, but it is plenty enough that has saved us a substantial amount on our grocery bill.
I rarely talk about hunting and fishing on this blog and I’m really not sure why. Hunting and fishing can be a great part of living a frugal lifestyle. Not only has it provided meat for our table but it also has provided us with enjoying time together. Sure you can spend a ton of money and both sports, but you can also find ways to keep those cost to a minimum.
Kristine and I take part in a lot of online outdoor communities and a big part of what we talk about is getting kids outdoors and back to nature. I remember when I was a kid, I knew a lot of kids that enjoyed hunting and fishing. (more…)