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by ohjodi
Fri Apr 17, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: What Frugal/Lifeskills Are Helping You Through Covid 19
Replies: 27
Views: 6474

Re: What Frugal/Lifeskills Are Helping You Through Covid 19

What is helping me is understanding what the word "frugal" actually means. It does not mean always getting the lowest price on everything, and shopping around to do so. You have to weigh the costs vs benefits. This means that when I do go to a grocery store (which is more than a week between visits)...
by ohjodi
Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Who Else Lives Alone?
Replies: 31
Views: 5533

Re: Who Else Lives Alone?

I agree about the lack of non-Covid19 things to read online. Even my beloved NYT has focused most of its topics on the coronavirus. I think you’ve mentioned taking classes online in the past. I just signed up for “A History of Royal Fashion” through FutureLearn, the UK online class website. I think...
by ohjodi
Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: What to do with leftover Ham "Juice"?
Replies: 9
Views: 1533

Re: What to do with leftover Ham "Juice"?

I'd set it on the stove to simmer for a while, until it cooks down by half, so you have a concentrated broth. That way you'll take up less space freezing it.

I'm jealous, btw.
by ohjodi
Mon Apr 13, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Who Else Lives Alone?
Replies: 31
Views: 5533

Re: Who Else Lives Alone?

I live alone, I'm 50, on disability. Aside from college, I've only had roommates for about two years, and years back I moved to PIttsburgh to live with a boyfriend for four years. Four LONG years LOL I don't like living with people. I get along with people fine. My jobs were always with customers......
by ohjodi
Sat Apr 11, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: give me your ideas!!
Replies: 19
Views: 2170

Re: give me your ideas!!

Washable flannel menstrual pads! I used them for years and LOVED them.
by ohjodi
Thu Apr 09, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In April 9th
Replies: 44
Views: 4306

Re: Daily Check In April 9th

Jigsaw puzzles are selling out all over. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatoon/jigsaw-puzzles-providing-comfort-during-pandemic-1.5526028 Today my only goal is to take a shower, which is well overdue, LOL And paint my nails. I had placed an order with Target for some boxes of eye drops (the singl...