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by Carleen
Thu May 19, 2016 4:49 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In May 19, 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 3140

Re: Daily Check In May 19, 2016

I had an easy day today which is a nice change of pace! I had my routine dental check-up this morning and all is well with no cavities. YAY, ME !!! No real news here in the Great American MidWest. No storms predicted and today's sky is as blue as blue can be. We get very few of these picture-perfect...
by Carleen
Thu May 19, 2016 2:26 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In May 19, 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 3140

Re: Daily Check In May 19, 2016

Re: Rescue Plants Last year Hubby waited too long to find the "perfect" tomato plants so I was supposed to be on the lookout for such. One day, I stopped at the grocery store and they had a "scratch and dent" type table with VERY sad-looking plants on it. I saw one (only one) tomato plant that was n...
by Carleen
Thu May 05, 2016 8:42 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Prayers for Canadian Fire Evacuees
Replies: 14
Views: 3127

Re: Prayers for Canadian Fire Evacuees

Praying here in Northern Illinois. What a terrible thing to happen to so many people. I'm hoping that in addition to the people, that their pets are safe, too.
by Carleen
Wed Apr 13, 2016 1:17 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: 100 Ways to Save Money
Replies: 53
Views: 13422

Re: 100 Ways to Save Money

3 b. My first attempt at posting was eaten by some cyber-monster so here goes again! When we were first married we were as poor as church mice! When we were finally able to build a house, we gardened with a vengeance. We canned 150 quarts of tomatoes, whole and as spaghetti sauce. We made pickles, j...
by Carleen
Fri Oct 30, 2015 4:06 pm
Forum: Frugal Tips
Topic: my motto, make it last longer go further...glasses?
Replies: 5
Views: 2939

Re: my motto, make it last longer go further...glasses?

Wow!!! Many, many thanks for this information!!!

I wear trifocals and the lenses are VERY expensive. Then, add in the cost of the frames, which I replace every couple of new lenses, you've got a huge expense.

Again, MANY thanks for the information!!!