Saturday, September 8, 2012

Water Aloft the Ridge

There is nothing greater than finding cool indie games (and not paying over priced prices for the packaging). In fact this game is a project by a team of students. The setting and whatnot is just deliciously involving. You play 3 different people, all related by the death of a central female character and pushing through many puzzles to discover things about themselves.

Monday, August 6, 2012

The tenets of being a frugal pirate

This is my list so far for frugal living. I try to keep to them but it always shifts and changes despite the core being the same. The list...

Friday, August 3, 2012

Finally a PSP

Yeah yeah light years late. Yaaar I'ma frugal pirate. I buy a system when it's way marked down and when I've played the games I already have. So sorry Vita, not gunna happen for a while. Besides there were games I always wanted to play, like KH BBS.

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Who needs Starbucks...1

A French Press, some ground coffee, a bit of time in the fridge, some chocolate soy milk and some chocolate syrup and -bam- an iced coffee.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Console Hacking

Hackers gunna hack? Xbox (our newest addition) has successfully been brought back from the utter garbage mods that were done to it previous, It can now do backups, homebrew, roms, stored movies and music. In short it's a mini home entertainment system for all of $70 bucks.

Friday, April 27, 2012

Selling Again

Mhh hmm. There's nothing better than selling old and unwanted stuff to others.

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Let the Spring Cleaning Commence! ...with books.

I am not a very messy person; I keep things generally neat. But I do have a propensity to hold onto old things thinking I'll need them or use them or some sort. I figure this is a 'thing' that rubbed off from my stay with grandma all that time.

Thursday, February 2, 2012


Welp this here blog will be my 'frugal blog'. Fun deals, fun steals and maybe a few dirty reveals will fill this blog. My first love was a pirate (not those Somali pirates - we're peaceful here) and the tradition just never left me.

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About Me

Known in the RL as Martene, I freelance and basically live the pirate's life. I made this blog as a way to not my tips on living a frugal lifestyle. A lot of tips are doable, some great for the environs and some a little on grey side *cough*hacking consoles*cough* but in general allow you to life a less spend thrift and free life.

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