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by MackerelCat
Mon Jul 13, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Frugal, Frugaler, Frugalest
Replies: 15
Views: 680

Re: Frugal, Frugaler, Frugalest

We don't eat pizza often any more, but homemade is definitely worth the trouble.
by MackerelCat
Mon Jul 13, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in July 13 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 792

Re: Daily Check in July 13 2020

Penny, the guy who is in charge of Covid response for the department where I work is running around with his mask hanging off his nose. My fingers were itching to reach over and adjust it for him! Update on the Arctic Office: I have turned on the heater and am huddled over it. Tomorrow I am going to...
by MackerelCat
Mon Jul 13, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Frugal, Frugaler, Frugalest
Replies: 15
Views: 680

Re: Frugal, Frugaler, Frugalest

We have always had such terrible soil that growing vegetables wasn't that frugal. If we'd had a number of years to build up topsoil, then it would have become frugal, but it wasn't so in the first few years. At our last house, it was very dismaying: all our zucchini every year turned male (we used t...
by MackerelCat
Mon Jul 13, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Is the Coronavirus affecting you
Replies: 1240
Views: 198414

Re: Is the Coronavirus affecting you

That's an excellent point, Jackie. I wonder if the observers tracked to see if the numbers were ever turned back on.
by MackerelCat
Mon Jul 13, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in July 13 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 792

Re: Daily Check in July 13 2020

French Fry day is something I can totally get behind. I love fries! Although if I ate them as much as I wanted them, I'd be wider than I am tall. :-D I am taking a little break at work while freezing to death. The air conditioning is set at a central location for there to be several hundred bodies i...
by MackerelCat
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Frugal, Frugaler, Frugalest
Replies: 15
Views: 680

Re: Frugal, Frugaler, Frugalest

Frozen biscuits for me. I did not learn to make biscuits until I was grown and find them quite fiddly. My husband loves homemade, but I am absolutely fine now with frozen ones. Can make exactly how many I need and not spend 20 minutes messing about with them.