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by rinty
Sun Sep 11, 2016 2:21 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In September 11, 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1887

Re: Daily Check In September 11, 2016

Hey America, Bless you on this anniversary of 9/11. We have had a good, busy weekend. We attended a Vintage Wartime Weekend at a steam railway, it was so good that we came again today. Saturday was mainly steam train rides as we came with grandchildren, today ( FREE ) was more DH getting involved wi...
by rinty
Sat Sep 10, 2016 6:19 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In September 10th
Replies: 10
Views: 1856

Daily Check In September 10th

Hola Frugals, Its the weekend ! And this new job means I get to have weekends again ! HOORAH ! Oh, its the little things isn't it ? We have had a nice big breakfast, its yoghurt or cereal in the week so nice to have a treat. I buy cooking bacon which is a sealed pack of offcuts, sometimes its rasher...
by rinty
Thu Sep 08, 2016 12:37 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: How many of US from About.com's original frugal living forum are still here?
Replies: 126
Views: 20738

Re: How many of US from About.com's original frugal living forum are still here?

This is a nice thread. I miss Katieowl and there were about half a dozen of us Brits, Thirzah, Sarah, who had a young son, a lady called Lyn who was a great tightwad. Not that I don't love all you guys but it was nice to have the other Brits ; ) I miss regular post from Jusmom, though I love her blo...
by rinty
Thu Sep 08, 2016 12:24 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Sept 8, 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1441

Re: Daily Check in Sept 8, 2016

Hey Frugals, Maggie (((hugs))) to you. Focus on the DGS and DGD to be . I got a paycheck from The Evil Carehome From Hell which frankly surprised me........but BOOYAH !!!! That means 2 paychecks this month : ) DH was at the allotment but brought nuthin' home other than blackberries, he is slippin'. ...
by rinty
Tue Sep 06, 2016 12:39 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In September 5, 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 4184

Re: Daily Check In September 5, 2016

Thanks ! What IS Labor Day ? What does it celebrate ? The only thing I know about it is what they used to say to us teenaged girls back in the late 1970s ( when I used to spend my summers in the US ) and it was a major sin to wear white after Labor day. Rinty, Jackie has explained in a previous pos...