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I have had many changes with my life over the past few years and my oh my how the years are flying by. I just want to start enjoying my time without being rushed so I am going to do an "Overhaul" or "Extreme Makeover" on myself. This is not going to happen right away but I am hoping to be at least close to half way there by the end of this year.

  1. Controlling receipts

    by , 11-14-2014 at 11:33 PM (Living A Simple Life)
    Ok, just one more Blog post for this evening because I found this awesome website which shows a way to control receipts in your purse/wallet with day to day or every other day shopping and you don't know where to put them. On this blog Go Green Challenge: Easy ways to reduce and organize household paper - Frugal Living NW She had this picture which explains it all ....

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    It's an accordian file in which you can buy at the dollar store....I ...
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  2. New to Us Dining Room Table and 6 Chairs.

    by , 11-14-2014 at 10:25 PM (Living A Simple Life)
    My Fiance and I found this Dining Room Table and 6 Chairs at a steal...ok, maybe it wasn't free but as far as I am concerned we needed it and sometimes one needs to treat themselves....we are all current with our debt/bills payments etc.....We do have a little bit of room for a little luxury and to us this was it. We paid $100 for this set, he threw in $50 and I threw in $50 plus another $25 each to go get it for gas in our friends truck as it was an hours drive away. So basically it cost us a total ...
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  3. Dinner

    by , 06-02-2009 at 08:25 PM (Living A Simple Life)
    Supper this evening was very good, I made the Crockery Pot Pork Chops Supreme. I did brown my pork chops first and added 1/3 can of water and two tbsp of worcestshire sauce to the cream of mushroom soup.

    I am taking out chicken tonight and going to try Chicken Curry Hurry in the crockpot tomorrow. I won't be altering that recipe though.

    Well my daughter is home, she took pictures of my summer wreath but she said that it looks like Christmas, I might add some raffia ...

    Updated 01-07-2012 at 02:13 PM by bee9984 (made some changes with post)

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  4. A productive evening.

    by , 06-02-2009 at 01:08 AM (Living A Simple Life)
    I made a summer wreath this evening, it was one of my June goals. I guess that I will start up an album and post a picture of it in there tomorrow along with the picture of my curtains which was my first ever sewing project .

    I also took out pork chops from the freezer to prepare a crockpot dinner for tomorrow. I will be making Crockery Pot Pork Chops Supreme.

    I found the recipe off a great website, it has tonssssssss of crockpot recipes and I love their layout. ...
  5. I'm Back

    by , 06-01-2009 at 02:07 AM (Living A Simple Life)
    I couldn't find my old blog as it has been some time since I have posted so "note" to self, keep up with the blogging world!

    I am on a monthly mini goal kick and I am enjoying it so much! I have joined quite a few challenges on frugal village for the month of June which will help me to stay accountable. Everyone there is absolutely wonderful with all of their help and encouragement.

    I will be posting more tomorrow as it is late right now so have a wonderful ...
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