I'm On The Frugal Path In This Crazy World Are You?
*Make a set of fabric cash envelopes
*start using the envelope system for irregular items i.e; grocerys/ petrol/ fags for DBF. Did it for first pay of August but forgot about 2 weeks...opps
*Start some sort of planning for xmas
Done - managed to save £200 in AUgust
*Save any money from ebay sales. Aim to get £100 or more
£200 saved - went to xmas fund
*finish the paint job in the kitchen (or it will never get done)
Finally got done last
I made a second batch of plum jam today i used 2kg of fruit and got 7 1/2 jars out of it - DBF wants plum and apple jam and apple and rhubarb crumbles next thankfully i have tons of fruit still to pick.
As i was potting the jam i dropped some on my finger - i dont think i need to tell you how much it burnt and hurt. lol
I left it and carried on potting - after i raided the freezer and found my CC frozen in water - out it come onto my finger. The CC come in useful for
My plums are ready to be picked i can make my very first batch of jam on Sunday I can't wait.
i will only make a small amount of jam first to see how it goes and if its good i will make more.
I have been looking for the last week for a wedding dress - i am not getting married yet but i found something i really liked and the price i didnt want to let it slip away.
Its 19.00 + 5.00 for alterations and 14.00 for delivery
A dress made to my shape and size for only £48.00!
I bought it from a store of ebay but they make all the dresses to your size if you want (thats what the extra 5 is for) and ship it too you. all brand new looks great.
Updated 08-15-2009 at 04:35 PM by Bournecrazy
I have in a week saved up enough cash to get me though christmas
I have 200.00 to get me all the gifts i need plus some decorations. I have been making salt dough decorations all day and i hope they are ok after painting as my snowmen look awesome. i am proud of those.
Also went to the bank to put all my change in the bank. I put in 43.00 which is an achievement im impressed on how much change i had. Now to start over again saving the pennies.
Updated 08-13-2009 at 06:07 PM by Bournecrazy