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by SandiSAHM
Sat Sep 19, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Sandi's 2020 $ Challenge
Replies: 199
Views: 90140

Re: Sandi's 2020 $ Challenge

Good luck with the family pulling together and not spending. Wonderful of you to fix the table and then pass the money on to someone in need. DH has, after prior speeches regarding the need to cut back, just handed me his credit card (we use those instead of debit cards or cash for the rewards $). ...
by SandiSAHM
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Sandi's 2020 $ Challenge
Replies: 199
Views: 90140

Re: Sandi's 2020 $ Challenge

I have informed the people that they will NOT, for the term of Sept 20 to Oct 21, be spending much, if any, money. They have what they need to do what they need and want to do. I want to see how low I can force the monthly expenditures to go, and the dates are the dates of the billing period for the...
by SandiSAHM
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Update on Patty
Replies: 44
Views: 7032

Re: Update on Patty

Jackielou wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 10:37 am
Patty is still in the hospital and has developed MRSA.
Oh, NO. That woman just can't catch a break!

This is really scary.
by SandiSAHM
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Sandi's 2020 $ Challenge
Replies: 199
Views: 90140

Re: Sandi's 2020 $ Challenge

Not a lot going on here; it got hot again (well...hot to me) so I've been hiding out indoors. Paint colors (for the bedroom furniture and other things) have been chosen, but I have less than zero energy. I think it's because the humidity and warmth are so bad. DH and offspring have reverted to the '...
by SandiSAHM
Mon Sep 07, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Sandi's 2020 $ Challenge
Replies: 199
Views: 90140

Re: Sandi's 2020 $ Challenge

Well, bleaching wood was a DUD. Just... no. What a waste of time. Not to mention sweat - it's HOT in that garage (doors were open, fan was on, still - HOT). SO. Onward, to grey paint. Which is fine; if anything the process is a bit less messy and smelly than staining. I've also decided the top of th...
by SandiSAHM
Sat Sep 05, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: my credit score :-(
Replies: 24
Views: 2710

Re: my credit score :-(

Upon reflection... ever since we 'froze' our credit, we get a lot fewer credit offers in the mail.

Saves trees, junk mail and annoyance. Yay!