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  1. Meal planning
    split pea soup. I had the onions, the carrots, the celery, the garlic, the broth...... and I went to get my split peas soaking for a bit this afternoon, and uh-oh... only 1/2 cup of them. UGH I needed 2 1/4 cups. soooooo, I used lentils to make up the difference!!! then, I went to go get a...
  2. Frugal Living
    I just finished watching 17 kids and counting at 10. It was about how they manage 17+ kids and their money. It was really neat to see a big family do a lot of the things we all do to save our money. They were showing the girls give their own haircuts and perms. Buying used shoes and...
  3. Homesteading and gardening
    Hi Fellow Gardners This is sort of a late post but if you live in NE ohio cover your outdoor and garden plants there is a frost warning tonite. IN fact, I left the house at 5:30 a.m. this morning and I had to defrost my car windows. Lost about 6 tomato plants. I'm really getting sick of...
  4. Leisure & Media Arts
    and for the next 2 installments also. 3 weeks of Colin Firth owning the role of Mr. Darcy :popcorn:
  5. Leisure & Media Arts
    Granted, it will be the LAST new ep we'll see until the strike is settled and filming resumes...but WOOHOO!! I am sooooo peeved at Derek for telling Mer she's the love of his life, he wants a family with her...but maybe someone else will come along first. THEN he goes and kisses that Rose...
  6. Frugal Living
    So what would you all have said? My son who is 9, asked me tonite, "Mom, why ARE you such a "cheapo-depo?" I added the emphasis, cause it was kind of a: yeah, mom, why are you really the big fat cheapskate that you are?" kind of question? He wasn't being rude, it was more of a: I really want...
  7. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    i just checked to make sure my payment on my credit card went thru................. with my tax money i paid it off a couple of days ago and drummmmmmmmmmmmrolllllllllllllllllllllll there those beautiful numbers staring at me (i just sat & stared for a minute or 2!) $0.00 amount due...
  8. What's for dinner
    Iam making yankeemoms taco goulash(thanks Heather) salad, tortillas:mushy:
  9. General Chat
    going shopping for groceries, tonite!!! wahoooo. We need them desperatly!!1Were out of the basics now.I hate that when it happens, it takes alot more money at once to get there again. Going to dollarama tonite to see what dry goods they have on sale and get kids a treat. I need cleaning...
  10. General Chat
    and I can't wait. We've had a little snow blow in here and we're expected to get 3-4 inches before the nite is up. Ssssssoooo I needed to change my sheets anyway and had gotten a great buy on flannel sheets, had them washed up and ready to go. I'm looking forward to a fire, stew on the stove, a...
  11. General Chat
    Anybody feel like chatting tonight? I'll be in there for a while!
  12. General Chat
    Hubby and I have tickets to see PRINCE!!!! OMG I absolutely can not wait. i am such a HUGE fan! I saw him back in the 80's as a feel so old.. Carol
  13. Health and beauty
    I made a batch of the best feeling lotion tonite..... I was in the Dollar General near me and I ran into a friend. She had her arms loaded up with baby lotion, vitamin E cream and vaseling. I said what cha' making. She said I make my own lotions. I just mix all this with the hand mixer and it's...
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