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by Jackielou
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In July 19, 2019
Replies: 30
Views: 1497

Re: Daily Check In July 19, 2019

Update Hubby is with DS about 230 km away at the football game. I have spent the entire afternoon sewing. I finished a dress and a pair of shorts. The shorts could in fact be a triffle too short. Supper was gleanings from the fridge and now I am enjoying a glass of raspberry wine. Soon I will be doi...
by Jackielou
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Okay, So What Are Your Current top Frugal Practices
Replies: 9
Views: 503

Re: Okay, So What Are Your Current top Frugal Practices

I am saying Gardening is our top one.........food is a cost you can't avoid and growing your own means a plentiful supply of good "organic" ( unless you choose to spray or whatever ) HIGH QUALITY food that doesn't cost the earth in Food Miles. And it tastes better. DH and I grow a ton of different ...
by Jackielou
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in July 20, 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1228

Re: Daily Check in July 20, 2019

Good morning fellow frugalites, Sunny and cool this morning, which is just lovely. The air conditioning was turned off over night and the windows thrown wide. The temperatures here on the Canadian prairies are very different from what we are used to. I am beginning to worry about what the winter hol...
by Jackielou
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in July 20, 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1228

Re: Daily Check in July 20, 2019

DGFlorida, My province (in fact most provinces in Canada) and the cities therein only have garbage pick up once a week and recycling pickup once every second week. A person soon learns to be frugal and careful with what they throw out and what they put in the recycle bin. The only time this is a pro...
by Jackielou
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in July 20, 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1228

Re: Daily Check in July 20, 2019

Good Morning gang, Sigh, my boss is no longer my boss and I am unsettled about it. Poor guy is 58 and needs to find a new job. I have been saying prayers for him. It seems as if our team is rather unwanted, so time will tell. I have been up since a few minutes before 4. I have on-call and got a cal...
by Jackielou
Sat Jul 20, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in July 18, 2019
Replies: 25
Views: 1470

Re: Daily Check in July 18, 2019

I remember Whatadeal posting after Chopinlover stopped.