Maybe some folks read my thread started on Jan 20th called 'it's turning into quite a year already'.
I now have a follow up.
I have decided that damage control is going to be the mantra for this year.
February has - I admit - not been as bad as January but we do still have half of the month...
OK we have been following the Feingold Program since 2004! and I can cut corners in lots of area's but my food bill is huge because of this. I do make lots from scratch but working full time and being a single parent does put some constraints on my time so I am looking on ways to organize and...
Canada has their own set of guidelines when it comes to nutritional eating. It's found here:
Eating Well with Canada's Food Guide - Main Page
They have a customizable food guide that you can make, as well as a basic table that covers both age and gender. That one is here:
How Much Food You...
OK - I have to shamelessly brag. Yay for DD!!! She is having a great couple of weeks.
The tri-county area we live in is called "The River Region". Two weeks ago she was one of only five youth to be nominated for the River Region's Youth Volunteer of the Year.
Last week she was elected Student...
I'm slowly transitioning my family and would love to chat with someone.
Whole foods, a more natural way of feeding ourselves & our family.
Based on this book:
Nourishing Traditions by Sally Fallon and Mary Enig
low carb meal plan, or modified low carb meal plan? I'm NOT a dieter, I perfer to eat a whole foods modified lower carb meal plan for my health and the added benefit of weight loss, but it seems most perfer low calorie, low fat meal plans. So am I alone out here on the FV? I'd love to swap some...
It's three months into 2009. We've been budgeting since May 2008. That's ten months' worth of budgeting practice, perfection and outright chaos that we've been working through to get to where we are now.
I can safely say that our budget's at the best it's ever been.
We paid off two nagging...
We ll i mentioned yesterday about the cell phone. Today i was able to add my house phone to media com with upgrade to cable abd iternet.So between the changes made we are saving $130 a month. Im so happy.:jabber:
OK - I lived through Hurricane Andrew, Charlie and many more, then I had a direct hit with Hurricane Wilma in Florida. I move to Maine and now, we have a hurricane gonna hit Maine. WTH? Can I NOT get away from Hurricanes?
... how much did you pay off this year? I need to sit down with DH and go through our books to come up with a total, but I'm guessing it's around $7,000 for us. I'll come back and post when I have the total.
So when you buy a free after ECB item, you get the amount of the item in "in store credit" right? That's what ECB's are....right? Then you can print them off for the next visit and use them after 2 days, right? It's like putting your Walgreens rebate back on your card (only you don't get the 10%...
an engraved Medal for his musical composition at the Langley Music Festival!
His piece was for two cellos and was called "working in the dark".
He is 11 yr. old and has really taken off with his music writing. It has been a great year for him!
We are Dave fans, have read his books and listen to his radio broadcasts on the puter. We follow most of what he advises. I know that he speaks from experience and I like knowing that he's been there and done that. Sometimes when people call in he shoots down their business ideas before he hears...
I have so much trouble following sewing patterns. I find I have to cut out all the pieces and then figure out how to sew the pieces myself. I'm very visual, so most patterns are all greek to me.
How about you?