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by MackerelCat
Wed Feb 12, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check-in February 12, 2020
Replies: 28
Views: 2522

Re: Daily check-in February 12, 2020

Jackie, I hope everything will be okay with your son. Will be keeping him and all of you in my prayers.
by MackerelCat
Wed Feb 12, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check-in February 12, 2020
Replies: 28
Views: 2522

Re: Daily check-in February 12, 2020

Hi, frugal friends. I have been busy this morning, doing chores and applying online for jobs for me. Our homeless shelter buddy has a job interview at Chili's next week, which is awesome. He's gone from us looking for hospice placement at the end of the summer to getting well enough now to seek work...
by MackerelCat
Tue Feb 11, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In February 11, 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 1251

Re: Daily Check In February 11, 2020

Good afternoon, frugal ones. I am doing laundry today. It's gloomy but not raining and almost warmish. Our homeless buddy did lose his place at the church shelter after all and has been couch surfing with my family for the past week. He's excellent company and the dogs love him. He arrived with a si...
by MackerelCat
Mon Feb 10, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In February 10, 2020
Replies: 24
Views: 3575

Re: Daily Check In February 10, 2020

Rinty, I am so sorry. We can all feel your despair. Please be sure to take time to take care of yourself. *hugs*
by MackerelCat
Mon Feb 10, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In February 10, 2020
Replies: 24
Views: 3575

Re: Daily Check In February 10, 2020

Good afternoon, frugal friends. It's another cold and rainy day here. I gave the dogs a bath with some new super moisturizing shampoo (they have had dry skin) that was not expensive and found a little flea on Goldie's tail. I suspect Ollie Cat picked up some fleas on his overnight adventure outside ...
by MackerelCat
Sat Feb 08, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Ramdom Frugal Thoughts and Frugal with this - Not Frugal with that
Replies: 12
Views: 1932

Re: Ramdom Frugal Thoughts and Frugal with this - Not Frugal with that

Cheap is when one's pennypinching impacts others negatively, and I don't think anything we do does that. Since I haven't been able to find work, we have been kicking the frugal up to black belt level. Cut pet expenses and grocery costs by one third each, been using up goods on hand to make gifts, co...