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  1. General Chat
    Who is Mavis? | One Hundred Dollars a Month
  2. General Chat
    We have a community college in our town, and it has come up with some wonderful ideas. Here is the latest: Tomorrow is the 100th anniversary of the Titanic sinking. The drama department at the college is perfuming a play about the Titanic, and the the playwright will be there, as this will be...
  3. Secondhand Shopping
    :grwave: Thursday went to the Bargain Goodwill and purchased 6 pairs of shoes almost new, 2 merrells, 1 rbk tennis shoes brand new for my DH, 3 pairs of slides different brands. 2 flags for outside, denim skirt and a really cute shirt, 2 drying racks metal, 2 shirts and a summer dress form the...
  4. Secondhand Shopping
    I needed a new tv, ( my son broke our flat screen, and I soooo wasn't gonna replace it with another top of the line flat screen. I am due with terror number two in 2 weeks!!!) so I decided to go to stuff, a consignment store in the city. I gave myself a 40 dollar limit, and for 40 dollars I...
  5. General Chat
    got an unworn pair of chicos platinum short white jeans!!! for $3.99 and an adorable tags on black/white JNY summer top for $2.99...yeah got dd a pair of white unworn justice leggins for .99 carters flannel jammie pants in next yrs size for .99 all in all a good day at SA for me!:cloud9:
  6. General Chat
    I bought two big hams today at Aldi. As I was in line at the checkout I saw several people in line with hams and the guy behind me had one also and I asked if they were on special and he said that they were 5.00 bucks off each. I bought my stuff put it in the car and came back in and bought...
  7. Hot deals
    Found a couple of great values at Dollar Tree: 50fl oz bottles of Dish soap made by Awesome Products Inc. (Bought all 10 on the shelf) this dish soap really bubbles up and works great. And 32oz bottles of TR Salon Shampoo and Conditioner. (Bought 5 each to store.) Can't beat this at a dollar...
  8. General Chat
    Dh & I went to Menard's today to get lightbulbs for his garage and they had CFL 13 watt (60 watt equ.) 3 pk. lightbulbs on sale for 74 cents a package!!!! Since it was such a good price we picked up 18 packages...shouldn't need to buy bulbs for quite awhile :D. Last time I picked up a 3 pack...
  9. General Chat
    We have been fighting septic issues for a couple of years now and a permanent fix would cost us $6000 with no guarantee the ground would perk properly. We didnt want to put the money into it when rumors were swirling of sewer hookup in the future so we have been buying time. The water company...
  10. Dave Ramsey
    Has anyone seen this? The Great Recovery - thegreatrecovery.com I think it's great, what are your thoughts?
  11. General Chat
    Step 2® Play and Shade Patio Set : step 2 : toys & games : jcpenney Normally $80...marked down to $15. Use coupon code Y11NOVAP for another 15% off. A friend of mine posted it on Facebook and it was too good to pass up! :)
  12. Coupons
    Sears has their trim a home items marked down and they have prelit wreaths for a little under 6 bux and another on for a little under 8 bux. both are lovely and would make excellent gifts for the next holiday season! I am not sure if it is ok to posts a link here or not so here are the item...
  13. Secondhand Shopping
    Yesterday went to the goodwill outlet, 2 metal chair with the round backs that rock slightly, you know the ones your grandmother had outside 3.00 a piece surprising like new, 6 polo shirts all like new 2 with tags for my Dh, 4 for me 2 were from the Gap ( someone cleaned out their closet), 1 for...
  14. Secondhand Shopping
    Whoohoo!!!! I am so excited! Got my mom's Christmas gift today at the local charity thrift store. A beautiful Koret black dress jacket with multi colored threads woven thru it. Looks like it has never been worn. My mom is in a retirement home and they dress for dinner and this will be beautiful...
  15. Secondhand Shopping
    I went to thrift store yesterday. I got some great deals. I bought a gray pea-coat that was wool for 9.98 like brand new. Same coat sells from 79.98 to 179.00 depending on where you buy it. I spent 52.00 and bought 1 dress, 1 pair of jeans and a pair of dress slacks( the jeans and pants I was...
  16. Frugal Living
    I've been collecting points at our Shoppers Drugmart. I've been shopping smart. Going on 20x points days, for sales items using coupons where every possibly. Also watching emails for items we use that offer bonus points. So not purchasing for the sake of points, getting the deals and the extra...
  17. Stockpiling
    Food Storage Rotation That Works For You Food Storage Rotation That Works For You | Country Consultant - Living The Good Life Great read...I especially liked the idea of "SOLUTION TO THE FOOD STORAGE MADNESS" in which food was stored by year, not type...something I'm going to give thought to.
  18. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    I am single and a vegan. Eating a vat of anything longer than about 4 days gets really old to me. I do it a lot, but it has to taste great to make it possible for me to endure it that long. I don't know how crock pot cooking would really work for me. I have a crock pot and use it...
  19. General Chat
    If you are a size extra large & 1X Junonia has a GREAT clearance. 20 items for $5!!! A lot of these items are pretty high when you click to the picture of the regular price. It's certainly worth a look if you've got it in your budget. Odds and Ends Sale FOR EXAMPLE This top lists for $59...
  20. Secondhand Shopping
    First stop the library book sale 1)I bought my mom ( for Christmas) two books $2 each inspirational fiction ( her library call them gentle reads) both of them were first in their series Julia's hope by Leisha Kelly ( story about a family after the crash of 1929) Amazon.com: Julia's Hope (The...
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