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  1. 12 13 09

    by , 12-13-2009 at 08:06 AM
    Well I did some shopping yesterday. I bought 4 more baskets for making gift baskets for friends and In laws for the holidays at Micheals. You have to really watch your prices there. I found 3 errors while the guy was ringing me up. It was raining so hard it actually woke me up. Hopefully there are no deadly mudslides from it. I got up and have started chicken stew from the leftover steamed chicken we had last night. I spent around $62 at the grocery and purchased 2 half gallons of the dole kiwi ...

    Updated 12-13-2009 at 08:17 AM by frugal-fannie

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  2. 12 12 09

    by , 12-12-2009 at 09:05 AM
    Things have been very hectic and crazy. Work has been a nightmare. My sister who is a single mother was working thru the loan modification process and almost had her home foreclosed from the B of A. She just sent the catchup and foreclosure fees to get caught up. She is still working on the modification. My Mom has been sick and also my daughter with a hacking cough. My daughter is visiting from Austin so we took her to the urgent care last night. They gave her prescriptions for cough syrup and ...
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  3. Solar power

    by , 12-10-2009 at 07:04 AM
    One of the pieces of land that I have been making payments on they have approached the guy I am buying it from to lease for up to 30 years for solar electrical generation. They would lease the land for 30 years and then I would get it back.This is a 40 acre piece that I am purchasing with my friend. I need to come up with another 6-8k to get the land recorded, so that we can sign the contract. He is mailing me the contract from the Solar/Wind farm company. I don't think it is a lot of money but ...

    Updated 12-11-2009 at 09:59 AM by frugal-fannie

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  4. 12 8 09

    by , 12-08-2009 at 08:25 AM
    Well we had a great time at my friends in Northern CA over Thanksgiving. We checked out Carson city and Reno and still prefer Auburn and Rocklin area of CA. The DH thinks there will be no layoffs so he will hopefully work till the end of next year.I have been catching up at work as it has been hectic. I started reorganizing and counting the stockpile and will post a separate blog on the count. I started picking up items for Christmas. Cheese logs and cut cheese and meats along with crackers for ...
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  5. 11 22 09

    by , 11-22-2009 at 07:36 PM
    Today I am using some of my older stockpile and freezer items along with some fresh vegetable sales and markdowns. Tonight I am having Buitoni Wild mushroom pasta and having a pesto sauce. I have a large salads to use up as I got the specialty blends for .99. I am also going to use some fresh spinach so I am going to do fried rice to bring to work along with some peas and corn from the freezer and fresh tomatoes . The rest of the spinach I will use in a soup with chicken. Also I am baking some ...
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