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by MackerelCat
Fri Oct 16, 2015 5:14 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Five Weekly Frugal Things October
Replies: 32
Views: 9620

Re: Five Weekly Frugal Things October

Shopped at Home for new décor in the duck egg blue kitchen. Rinty, is your kitchen finished now? I remember you were dreading painting the walls a while back. My frugal five: 1. Used $18 in coupons at the drug store and grocery store this week. DH also needed some things from the drug store, and I ...
by MackerelCat
Thu Oct 15, 2015 7:09 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: October No Spend Challenge
Replies: 89
Views: 21026

Re: October No Spend Challenge

No spend today. I stayed home and cleaned house.
by MackerelCat
Thu Oct 15, 2015 7:08 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in October 15
Replies: 11
Views: 2736

Re: Daily Check in October 15

Good evening, frugal friends. I spent the day doing deep-cleaning, which included two hours of scrubbing grout in our shower with an old toothbrush -- it's one of those old fashioned ones tiled from floor to ceiling, so lots of grout. It's pretty much clean enough to perform surgery in there right n...
by MackerelCat
Wed Oct 14, 2015 10:27 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Sticker Shock at the Grocery (again!)
Replies: 22
Views: 5648

Re: Sticker Shock at the Grocery (again!)

I had not known they were independently owned until the other day when renovations began at ours.
by MackerelCat
Wed Oct 14, 2015 10:26 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: What are you 'Nose Blind' to in your home?
Replies: 15
Views: 3831

Re: What are you 'Nose Blind' to in your home?

It took me a minute to figure out what you're doing, Clem. If we can't kill 'em, we can at least bury those rotten spammers.
by MackerelCat
Wed Oct 14, 2015 6:31 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Oct 14, 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4648

Re: Daily Check in Oct 14, 2015

Wish I had some of the tin foil pans pot pies used to come in. JCKitty, Amazon sells mini pie pans in metal, glass, and foil. All you have to do is search for mini pie pans on the site and it brings up a whole page of them. I wound up having a spending day, as I had $9 worth of coupons that needed ...