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by SandiSAHM
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Sandi's 2019: Wow This Is A Challenge!
Replies: 151
Views: 21551

Re: Sandi's 2019: Wow This Is A Challenge!

Today, 4 out of 5. 80% I have no desire to leave the house. Too HOT. I have to go out Friday briefly but I'm going to see if I can sit pat the rest of the week. DH will be at meetings with some folks from their facilities in Europe and India this week, it's nice they came here instead of him having ...
by SandiSAHM
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In August 5th
Replies: 29
Views: 2035

Re: Daily Check In August 5th

I did my version of Whack a Mole this morning, and keeping my fingers crossed things seem to be slowing down (just when I say that however things will bounce right back up there in the stratosphere. Oh well it is what it is. I read check-ins sort of intermittently.... do you mean actual moles? The ...
by SandiSAHM
Mon Aug 05, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Okay, So What Are Your Current top Frugal Practices
Replies: 19
Views: 2361

Re: Okay, So What Are Your Current top Frugal Practices

Just checked with DH, the allotment has about 75sq metres " under cultivation " according to him. We pay £19 to rent it annually. Its not pretty............no delightful larch lap sheds trimmed with floral bunting..........it has a rusty metal shed we took over from someone who gave up, and a small...
by SandiSAHM
Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Is anyone here seeing grocery shortages in their stores?
Replies: 61
Views: 4538

Re: Is anyone here seeing grocery shortages in their stores?

I have not seen food shortages and this is not directly related to poor farm crops but on another forum I read a thread about problems in the trucking industry. This was an investment forum not a bunch of preppers. In a nutshell from what I understand, freight shipments are down and a number of sma...
by SandiSAHM
Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Sandi's 2019: Wow This Is A Challenge!
Replies: 151
Views: 21551

Re: Sandi's 2019: Wow This Is A Challenge!

2 for 2!! 100% :lol: I love the start of a new month. I'm going to call the weekend, because I know what's planned, and say we'll be at 75% come Sunday night - 1 spend day (0% tax on back-to-school clothes in OK, it's usually "kids' shoes weekend" here), 3 no-spend. The spend day will be a doozy, bu...
by SandiSAHM
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: how to retire on a shoestring.
Replies: 22
Views: 2015

Re: how to retire on a shoestring.

I hope neither of them ever gets seriously ill. Even a relatively 'curable' cancer could decimate them.