Going frugal, saving money, debt reduction, a healthier and happier lifestyle.
It is a snow day here, no school so the kiddies are home. They are enjoying their time off. We will probably play a game or 2 this afternoon when the baby goes for a nap.
So last night I finished the Tightwad Gazette 2 section of The complete Tightwad Gazette, and I started TWG3.
There is a lot of interesting stuff in there, but there is also a few things that does not really related to me because I am in Canada.
At the end of TWG2 there was a section
I feel like I have not stopped since I got up this morning.
First I had to go to my grandmothers, and my husbands aunts to get the recyclables that they save up for us, because I wanted to get them all sorted, counted and brought in for exchange.
So Once I got them all brought here to the house, I had to remove covers. My husbands aunt never removes them but I don't complain because she is nice enough to save them for us, and also because I keep the coke covers for
I have read over a hundred pages of the complete tightwad gazette so far. Some of the stuff is geared towards the US so it wasn't relevant to me, but I am learning a few things in the book.
I got some great deals for Christmas 2010 and am ahead of the game for where I need to be right now with that. I am very thankful.
I paid down some debt, not a big amount, but better then nothing. I plan to pay down more on Friday.
I added my first 45 dollars to
The Complete Tightwad Gazette in the mail today!!
I just noticed that this will be my 100th blog post.
First I will update my totals for some of the challenges that I am in.
Change Jar: $61.20
Penny Jar: $2.21
Books....I have read 3 and am part way through my 4th.
Fling 2010 in 2010, I have 159
Coupon and sale savings:
$38.19 coupon face value
$149.75 Sale savings
$186.20 Sales and Coupons Combined
2010 Debt reduction Challenge: