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by mbrudnic
Wed Dec 23, 2015 6:46 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: charity and frugality
Replies: 32
Views: 7006

Re: charity and frugality

Of course. These days more money is going to DS1, DDIL and DGS, picking up clothing for DGS, extra dinners for them... We give to Church and for natural disasters. In the past I have sent gift cards to a cousin, a single Mom of 2, who in spite of some bad decisions, works her rear end off to provide...
by mbrudnic
Tue Dec 22, 2015 6:08 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Dec 22, 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 3159

Daily Check in Dec 22, 2015

Good Morning frugals, First day of winter here in the Northern Hemisphere and it is 58 deg f. here in SW Ohio. I am headed to the Downtown Office. I will trat myself to a cup of coffee at a hip coffee shop downtown. I have no idea what to make for dinner. I guess I will pull out some chicken. Have a...
by mbrudnic
Mon Dec 21, 2015 6:37 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Dec 21, 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 2520

Daily Check in Dec 21, 2015

Good Morning Frugal Friends, Went to see the Star Wars movie last night. Worth the admission price to me. I am NOT a movie-goers, but this one I wanted to see on the big screen. We did not see the 3-D version as Hubby read all but a couple of battle scenes were filmed in 2 D. we went out to dinner a...
by mbrudnic
Sun Dec 20, 2015 2:41 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In December 20, 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 2840

Re: Daily Check In December 20, 2015

Hello Everyone, I am ready! Gifts are completed or acquired and wrapped. I have made 3 types of sweets. All the decorations that are going to come out are out. If Ds1 and family decide to come over for dinner, I need to figure something out. If not, we might to see Star Wars. Or we may go tomorrow n...
by mbrudnic
Sat Dec 19, 2015 3:31 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In December 19, 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 3781

Re: Daily Check In December 19, 2015

I got up early, started laundry and sewing. DDIL's quilt for her Dad is complete. I went tot he outlet Mall and did a littel shopping. I got myself 2 pairs of nice pants for work, hubby some Brand name workout gear. I had bought some at Target but kept remembering that did not feel "right" so I got ...
by mbrudnic
Sat Dec 19, 2015 5:30 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Le Creuset Advice
Replies: 40
Views: 9057

Re: Le Creuset Advice

One word of advice....write "DO NOT USE THIS POT" on a paper plate and always keep it in the pot when you're not using it. While you may be the only person who cooks in your kitchen, I promise you, as soon as you go away for a weekend, or are in the hospital for a few days, someone is going to deci...