I am excited to explore the forums and learn all kinds of new things and meet people. Always looking for ways to increase my income on the side and get creative! Thanks for having me! :vs_smirk:
It seems like every few months we get people asking some variation of “What can I do for fun when I have no money/very little money to spend on entertainment?”
I thought it would be a nice to have a big thread of fun things to do that were free or cheap. And there are also fun activities that...
A POSITIVE CHARGE
A LESSON LEARNED......The Cookie Thief
A woman was waiting at an airport one night, with several long hours before her flight. She hunted for a book in the airport shops, bought a bag of cookies and found a place to drop.
She was engrossed in her book but happened to see...
This is how our conversation went down tonight. Ladies, why do men always try to fix things when we are not asking for advice. :)
me: walks past the living room
dh: come sit by me on the couch
me: I love how our new tv looks
dh: me too, but I don't know how this picture looks and this and that...
If you were able to take a college course for free, what would you take?
Some might want to take a course that would help with the present job or career, or enable a move upwards in that career.
Others may want something practical to fit their stage of life: maybe a parenting class, or a...
The Sun is a trashy tabloid but a lot of people in the UK read it. They appeal to a lowest common denominator sort of audience. This article kind of illustrates how certain non-frugal people see frugal people. Rather than taking the opportunity to congratulate this family on conserving energy...
DH and I are spending the weekend out of town with friends. They are providing a huge BBQ with smoked meats and sides on Monday. and we are responsible for dinner Sat and Sun evening.
Friday we are going to a specialty burger place they recommend, so I need different options than that on the...
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My 5 year old currently goes to preschool 3 days a week and we pay $265 a month for it. (This is cheap compared to other preschools in the area!) Once they are done for the summer it is up to me to keep him busy. I considered putting him in a summer program, but the cheapest one I could find...
7 hours. Took a really bad fall. I broke the pinky on my left hand. Every time they set it, it would move out of place again. Took them 4 times. I have a splint to my elbow and the possibility of surgery
What are some phrases or words that you say that if someone else said it, people would think of you?
"Bless Your Heart"
"Dad gum it!"
How about you, do ya have some silly sayings?
~I spent an hour picking out a "new" top to wear on my first date out with hubby after having the baby. I tried on 12 things but decided to buy only three: a fuchsia short sleeve cardigan, a ruffle edge tank top and the perfect, black, 3/4 sleeve, wrap top for my date. :) I also picked up two...
Christmas fun that doesnt involve $ or gifts
This year, the economy has changed everything not just for my immediate family but also for my extended family. I got my kids gifts of course but I really want to focus the holidays on so much more than that so they have memories and "celebrations"...