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  1. 2 years in a row.

    by , 02-17-2010 at 10:14 PM

    oh well. . . winter's good for hibernating anyway.
  2. It has been an ok day

    by , 02-16-2010 at 11:41 PM (a step in the right direction)
    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 ...
  3. got my

    by , 02-15-2010 at 07:12 PM (a step in the right direction)
    The Complete Tightwad Gazette in the mail today!!

  4. Week 6 of the $2010 Grocery budget

    by , 02-15-2010 at 05:33 PM
    Well good thing that I spent .00 last week as I made up for it this week.
    This week I spent $62.33 and used $47.28 in coupons.

    This is what I got this week

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    10 quarts of milk (marked down to .20 -.25 each
    2 johnsonville sausages $1.49 after coupon
    1 theraflu $5 used a $2 coupon
    1 triaminic $5 used a $2 coupon recieved a $5 RR for buying the 2
    1 tampax pearls Free after coupon
    3 velveeta cups .10 each after coupons ...
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  5. A week on the ranch (Feb 1 - Feb 14, 2010)

    by , 02-15-2010 at 11:46 AM
    Weird. I missed a week and didn't realize it. I thought I was caught up. Sorry about that, if anyone was wondering!

    February has, thus far, been a month of ups and downs. Animal-wise, Chewy is still recovering from his ACL injury (sustained in late January), and I've rigged up a very Rube Goldbergian/ghetto/white trash enclosure for him, so he can participate in his favourite activity (sitting in a sunny spot and watching the world) in the morning but not wander off too far. ...
    Ranch Diary