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by Happychoice
Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Frugal Tips
Topic: Savings by Making Own Bread?
Replies: 8
Views: 2820

Re: Savings by Making Own Bread?

MackeralCat, do you prepare and bake bread on a consistent basis? Enough to see a savings in your food budget? Jackie, I see that you bake bread. Do you prefer the flavour of home baked vs store bought as well as seeing a cost saving? Just wondering, 'cause I see a lot of bread machines for sale in ...
by Happychoice
Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Frugal Tips
Topic: Savings by Making Own Bread?
Replies: 8
Views: 2820

Savings by Making Own Bread?

For those of you who prepare your own bread, how much of saving does it make for you?
by Happychoice
Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Projects for 2018
Replies: 29
Views: 7971

Re: Projects for 2018

I have only one planned project for 2018 so far. It is to complete a thorough clean up of my home. I plan to do it very methodically and slowly. This stems from renouvations that were undertaken in my condo building, a 12 floor high rise. The project took 3 months from start to finish. At first I tr...
by Happychoice
Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Jan 2, 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 3580

Re: Daily Check in Jan 2, 2018

Hi friends! Back here 'cause it's 2018 and my 'puter is repaired. It's 9 yrs old and may not last much longer. I love the name of this site.... My Frugal Home.... great place to be during this cold weather. There's a fair amount of snow that's fallen before Christmas that is still covering the groun...
by Happychoice
Fri Oct 13, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Oct 13, 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2301

Re: Daily Check in Oct 13, 2017

Good afternoon fans of frugality! And Friday it is! Today was my volunteer time of 4 hours at the seniors center. The lunch service starts at 11:30 and we are all cleaned up and out the door at 3:30 p.m. I enjoy my time there, as I work alongside a couple of gals both with an outstanding sense of hu...
by Happychoice
Wed Oct 11, 2017 3:02 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Oct. 11, 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 2641

Re: Daily Check in Oct. 11, 2017

Hi frugal friends! What a contrast today to yesterday. I walked and walked and walked some more cause the temp was 22 C and the day was just glorious. Today it's sprinkling now and then and 9 deg. A reminder that those chilly wintery days won't be far behind. Yesterday was no spend but today has bee...