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by Jackielou
Tue Jun 22, 2021 8:47 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Frugal Thought for June 22, 2021
Replies: 0
Views: 88

Frugal Thought for June 22, 2021

” When you adopt a frugal lifestyle, start by re-examining your daily routines to make sure that you don’t spend any more money than is necessary to get the job done whatever that job may be. ” – Leah Ingram

Something we have all done throughout our lives.
by Jackielou
Tue Jun 22, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In June 21, 2021
Replies: 20
Views: 1087

Re: Daily Check In June 21, 2021

I can't thank everyone enough for all your prayers and good wishes. It means So much to me. DH's surgery went well. They did wide margins around the site. They did the sentinel node removal..and did wide margins around the second site. We will get the pathology report in a week to a week in a half....
by Jackielou
Tue Jun 22, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in June 22, 2021
Replies: 13
Views: 560

Re: Daily Check in June 22, 2021

Good morning fellow frugalites Up at a decent time and raring to go. It's supposed to warm up quite a bit today, back up to the low 30's C once again. So very soon it will be back to the old shutting windows and making sure the air conditioner is set so we don't freeze when coming in from the cold. ...
by Jackielou
Mon Jun 21, 2021 8:36 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Use up the Fabric Stash Challenge
Replies: 70
Views: 75616

Re: Use up the Fabric Stash Challenge

Used up another piece of knit fabric making my top yesterday. I tried the different collar and I am not sure if I like it. Oh well live and learn.

This afternoon I hope to use up some scrap fabrics in squares for the quilt I am going to be making (well quilt top for now).
by Jackielou
Mon Jun 21, 2021 8:34 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: June Keep It Low Challenge
Replies: 10
Views: 1160

Re: June Keep It Low Challenge

Friday, Saturday and Sunday were all pretty darn good. We went out for supper on Saturday to beat the Father's Day bunch and did quite well. Kept the bill low by having the specials for our meal. I am hoping that we can be underbudget handily this month as we have some fairly high expenses next mont...
by Jackielou
Mon Jun 21, 2021 8:19 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In June 21, 2021
Replies: 20
Views: 1087

Re: Daily Check In June 21, 2021

Good morning fellow frugalites, Chilly this morning, I will definitely be putting pants on to go for my walk. I have decided that Sundays will be my day off of walking. Well I will do just short walks and not worry if I do not reach the arbitrary goal that my watch gives me for the day, or my goal o...