Job went well today.
Stopped at grocery store that is next to my work place to check on any sales on fruit as we haven't had any in the house, bought a pound of cherries, kiwi, and orange juice for $9.42. Apples may have been more frugal way to go but I was looking for something different. The small apple tree in my backyard will soon have hundreds of apples if they continue to grow. DH has been spraying with homemade bug spray and I think it is working well. (forget what he has in it besides
My day off today after working the weekend.
Worked harder than I do at my paid job! The Queen of Clean book I am reading is getting me remotivated to continue to clean, declutter and organize. The chapter I read last night was on the entryway. My back door enters the house through the garage. I took her advice and walked up to the door and took a good look at the surroundings. Well that one look turned into 8.5 hours of cleaning the garage and walkway in front of the house. Luckily my son
Worked again today with great staff and residents. It is a pleasure to go to a job that everyone works together to get the job done. My day started off with some problems but with the help of my coworker it improved quickly.
Took another nap when I got home, feels so good after a day on your feet and the stress of caring for others all day.
Radio, t.v. off again today. Able to plan my day better with no distractions in the morning.
Sat outside with pet Adrian for awhile this
Today I discovered many simple pleasures during the day.
Because the computer is off limits for me until 8:30 pm (personally set goal) I got so much more done around the house.
Before work I had time to tidy up the kitchen, eat breakfast and make a to do list.
On the way to work I was so much more aware of my surroundings. When the sun is rising, the trees and farms remind me of my younger years when I would get up early for chores on the farm before school. I don't remember
Decided today to start this blog to help me journal my struggles, keep me motivated in this frugal life and discover the simple pleasures in life.
Went for walk with husband and Adrian our bichon tonight. Enjoy these walks as it gives us uninterrupted time to discuss our days events and thoughts on our minds.
Filled out two store surveys that will give me a chance to win a monthly drawing for cash (someones gotta win, why not me?).
Giving online paid surveys a trial