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  1. Frugal Friday
    Was planning on making a costume and prop today for my upcoming production, but son is bringing grandsons to build up fence for their dog. I am already keeping granddaughter during my spring break. I can't believe I said yes to taking his black lab. I guess you will sacrifice anything for your...
  2. Frugal Friday
    ahhh..... relaxing a bit this afternoon. Busy week of Christmas prep. :relieved: Today I have finished the Bailey's marshmallows (3 batches) I made yesterday (they set up overnight). Cut them up and chilled. A request from BIL. I also finished my Buckeyes----about 200 of them, rolled...
  3. Tightwad Tuesday
    Good morning everyone. Today I spent $25.00 on my prescription, so it's not a no spend day but that will be all I spend today. I need to clean up the house Finish the laundry Take photos of all of DD's toys she does not play with and put them up on craigslist. Gather up the garbage for tomorrow...
  4. General Chat
    I can only quote her message. If anyone doubts the power of prayer then my friend's mom is the proof. I am so so pleased that I could burst. We have a miracle on our hands here. Chest tubes removed today. Moved to a regular room now as I type, rehab Friday for one/two weeks and will be home...
  5. What's for dinner
    Roast Pork and the usual suspects. Might make an apple crisp and some custard for dessert
  6. General Chat
    my middle baby is growing up way to fast..He would be a couple hours old right now 16 yrs ago..I plan on having a party in the spring since everyone is broke right now..I just have to figure out what I want to do..I did make him a Birthday cake:candle: and Lasagna sp? I need to go have a...
  7. What's for dinner
    Spag Bol and Garlic Bread
  8. What's for dinner
    My step son is coming for dinner tonight so making his fave. Steak, potato bake, carrots and broccoli, gravy too of course, might make mine mushie gravy. Apple pie and ice cream for dessert
  9. What's for dinner
    Honey Baked Chicken Casserole, rice and veg
  10. What's for dinner
    Roast Chook and veg
  11. What's for dinner
    Soup here. Have taken the ham bone from chirstmas out of hte freezer, added some soup mix and vegies and she's done. Will bake a loaf of bread in the machine too. Boys don't find the soup filling enough so will make some sort of heavy pudding aswell, just not sure what.
  12. What's for dinner
    Sweet and Sour meatballs with rice. Need to make that dessert tonight!
  13. Sewing
    Last week I planned: 1. knit on 2nd sock done 2. sew binding on garden quiltdone 3. make knitting totedone 4. hand quilt :dis: This week I will (cause I've got the quilt retreat weekend) 1. begin hand quilting great aunt's quilt 2. cut jeans for a quilt 3. knit on socks 4. finish string blocks
  14. What's for dinner
    Rissoles and vegies
  15. Secondhand Shopping
    Just wondering if anybody got any good deals? I got 2 pairs of stretchy denims like new for $1 each for myself, finally something thats fits lol And a blue short mason jar with the metal clip lid for .50 cents.
  16. Money challenges
    I'm in for another day of not spending! Love, Jennelle
  17. Home and family challenges
    Gonna try to keep my list shorter for today and hopefully get some of the important things actually done. :lol: Love, Jennelle [ ] Take meds [ ] Do face [ ] Take a bath [ ] Check calendar [ ] Check "action" file [ ] Check mail [as early as possible] [ ] Write ad for bulletin board [for...
  18. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    Fried Chicken Chicken--$5.00 slaw--$1.39 chips(I know I am bad!) $1.50 Total is $7.89 5 servings $1.58 7 servings $1.13 I know what is up with the chips?? My oldest dd had a wasp in her bed and was asleep and put her hand on it and got stung. I spent a good portion of the day taking care of...
  19. Swaps
    Well ladies, we are already at June's swap. I want to make this one very unusual, one I've never done before. This month's swap is going to be - buttons. If you are anything like me I'm always looking for a button to sew onto a blouse, etc. Here are the rules to this swap: ~please...
  20. Simple Living
    ~ last nights phone call with a dear friend ~ a good nights sleep ~ an easy crockpot dinner ~ extended health benefits ~ a big chunk of chocolate :toothy:
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