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  1. Dave Ramsey
    DH and I are 100% committed to pay bills off! We are used to eating out often! I was worried only budgeting $30 week for eating out would be so hard to do. It was fine...we did it without complaint on either side. I know it's only been 1 week...we now know we can do it! Here's what we owe...
  2. General Chat
    So we have been in the house 6 months now which I am still in love with:) Well some of my walls were never finished being painted and the huge overgrown mess of bushes in front of the window just kept getting bigger. Well....hubby finished painting the dining room,hallway downstairs and DS1 room...
  3. Success Stories
    Hi all, has been a little while since I have posted, have been super busy working hard and studying. Just wanted to chime in and let you all know that (due to a lump sum payment) my emergency fund is now completed funded with 6 months of expenses and I am well on my way to my house deposit...
  4. General Chat
    well what's that project that you have been putting off and putting off and you finally jumped in and tackled or finished it...(after a very long time of procrastination)....doesn't matter how big or small....just something that you should have just done a lonngg time ago......:yeah:
  5. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Last month we received an unexpected attorney bill that blew my socks off. After a rant and excellent feedback, I sat down and really looked at the all the expenses that go out monthly over the year. I was amazed. I couldn't believe what I have been juggling without a clue -- for YEARS -- I...
  6. Sewing
    i did a set of pillow cases today as a gift for a close friend! :) i have one more set to make and get 'em delivered. also i'm making a quilted tote bag! half way through that already! :)
  7. Quilting
    Here is my Jane Stickle quilt using Civil War reproduction fabrics. I worked on it off and on for several years. I finally finished all my blocks and hand quilted it in the fall. I finally got the binding on in December. It has 225 unique blocks in it.
  8. Baby showers
    I'm going to my SIL's first baby shower this weekend. I had planned to make a play blanket, machine quilted, but my time's just too crunched. My MIL bought her a "naked" Boppy pillow off her registry so I decided to sew the cover for it. I made a cover 2 years ago for shower at church so it...
  9. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    He completed this clock just before eye surgery and we donated it to our oldest son's school for a fund raising project. Our son is purchasing the clock parts for it, thats why they aren't there. I'll post 3 pictures - front, side and back. All doors are on hinges and open and close. Its...
  10. Home Environment
    My own crazy mission. I needed to clear stuff out of the attic to make room for some stuff that's in the basement. I need to give up my sewing/craft room and will be in the basement soon instead. So....this morning, before I even went downstairs, I went to the attic and pulled down 8 22 gallon...
  11. Needle Arts
    I've finished 5 so far--- plan on making a few more with some more yarns that are cluttering up the place ;) Sorry for the poor quality of the picture.
  12. Needle Arts
    Please post your questions to this thread.
  13. Quilting
  14. Quilting
    Here's the link to the picture of it in the gallery: The gray on the outside is actually a print--little white flowers on it. Pardon my shadow in the picture :rolleyes: :) This was my second Churn Dash block. The first one I did...
  15. Quilting
    I gave the kids spring break this week and made my block yesterday. WOOHOO its even the right size! I wanna say the sandpaper made a huge difference. THe first square I used it, and when i went to mark the 2nd I forgot it, the material started to move..........EEKS. BTW I my ruler has 1/4 inch...
  16. Hobbies
    I haven't completed a thing yet in crafts because I've been so busy painting for our craft sales that its all been put on the back burner. But when I look at 58 its beginning to scare me. How about you?
  17. Quilting
    This is a baby quilt (that I started over a year ago, lol, for a pregnant friend. Now the baby's too big for it :laugh) that I completed earlier this evening. I thought it would work if I simply serged the edges with my SERGER THAT IS FINALLY FINALLY FINALLY WORKING, WOOOHOOOOO! THANKS TERESA...
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