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  1. General Chat
    Hi Everyone! I came upon this site while I was looking for ways to save money! This year I have a goal to save enough money in order to drop to part time working hours and devote more time to my family. I've gotten plenty of eye rolls for this, being told that this isn't possible and it's not...
  2. Just Tips
    Hey everyone! Does anyone have any suggestions on what to do with my ugly dresser to make it look nicer? Right now it is a side table in my bedroom and it's perfect for that function. The problem is, it's downright ugly(to me at least). It's solid wood so it's sturdy and a nice size but I just...
  3. Leisure & Media Arts
    by Jack Cafferty is a great read! Warning: NOT for the narrow minded. One review-- It's Getting Ugly Out There: The Frauds, Bunglers, Liars, and Losers Who Are Hurting America: Jack Cafferty: Books
  4. Question and Answer
    We moved into house with white ceramic?? or some material... stained kitchen sink. We don't want to replace it now. Is there a paint or something to renew the appearance for a while?? Thanks for any ideas. J
  5. Health and beauty
    This has been an awful week!! On Tuesday we found out that Mom has breast cancer. I have been on all the cancer forums and she has had testing all week, tomarrow being MRI which will be the last test before she meets with her Dr. to decide where to go from here. All of her sisters have had...
  6. General Chat
    Ok, I love storms but today we have got some really bad ones. So far in my city we have had an elementary school damaged, the FUnZone play place/Daycare Center is nothing but a pile of rubble, a barn is completely destroyed, several trees down, houses damaged, flooded streets, etc...So far there...
  7. Pregnancy
    With my last pregnancy, I was wearing maternity clothes mostly in the winter, so I have several sweaters, long sleeved shirts, etc.    With this pregnancy, I'll need summer clothes.  :rolleyes:  I've been looking on eBay and some other places for inexpensive clothes.... and I am totally amazed...
  8. Frugal Living
    There's No Such Thing as an Ugly Mug! Old coffee mugs are very useful, and not just as pen holders! It seems everyone's in a rush today to spend money on the newest kitchen gizmo, but here's one ready and willing to be used. The coffee mug is the perfect size for heating small servings of...
  9. Simple Living
    <TABLE cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 width=370 border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD vAlign=top align=left width="100%">This was written in the Chicago Trubune in 1997 and made into a very popular spoken word song in 1998.  I'd forgotten all about it until I came across it again by accident yesterday.  For...
  10. Support
    The Good, The Bad, The Ugly Good: Your wife is pregnant. Bad: It's triplets. Ugly: You had a vasectomy five years ago. Good: Your wife's not talking to you. Bad: She wants a divorce. Ugly: She's a lawyer. Good: Your son is finally maturing. Bad: He's involved with the woman...
  11. Quilting
  12. Utilities
    I'm tired of feeling like I make progress only to end up where I started again! The telephone bill and electric bill came today. :sigh: I changed our telephone plan a few weeks ago for a savings of $3.05/month. On the bill today, several rates have increased (ones that I cannot do anything...
  13. Support
    It flys from group to group and trys to make a home - but in the end its always the same - they find it has lived too much, experienced too much, and are repulsed by its perceptions and findings. It is dirtied by life and no one wants to hear it anymore - its hackneyed, it is old, it represents...
  14. Quilting
    Quilting game - sorta of!! Okay here is a little quilting game for you. We will go for a couple of weeks and then I'll put everyone's name in a hat and member drawn will win 2 ugly fq. All can take part, only quilting club members will be drawn for prize Lets all go through our fat...
  15. Christmas Some of it is funny...some of it isn't.
  16. Quilting
    Ugly fat quarter train - PLEASE READ, IMPORTANT To the ladies who don't have their fat quarters yet, can you pm who you send them to. I've misplaced the list and a change has to be made. Can you do this ASAP. Thanks a bunch!!
  17. Quilting
    Please report in if you've gotten your fq from the ugly fq train. We need to keep track of where its been and when its on its way again. Thanks!! When you get your fq, could you please post and let us know.
  18. Sewing
    I've made it through the mound of fabric! I have 3 17 gallon totes and a small chest of drawers full besides these pieces of ugly stuff that I don't know what to do with. First we have 2 yards of some kind of knit. The tag says $1.99, marked down to $1.69!
  19. Quilting
    UGLY FAT QUARTER TRAIN - Quilting Club members only Time for a fun fat quarter train. This will involve only 2 fat quarters. Both will be the ugliest fat quarters you can find. When you receive yours in the mail, you will keep one and pass the other one on. It'll be fun to see...
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