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by Jackielou
Sun Aug 01, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In August 1, 2021
Replies: 20
Views: 747

Re: Daily Check In August 1, 2021

Update We reopened for most things just a few weeks ago and now are having an uptick in cases. These are the Delta variant and seems to be targeting the unvaccinated and that includes children. I am glad that I am still wearing my mask most times I am out (unless there are very few people in the sto...
by Jackielou
Sun Aug 01, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Awesome August No Spend Challenge
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Awesome August No Spend Challenge

Today was a no spend day so I have 1 already under my belt. Hopefully many more to follow.
by Jackielou
Sun Aug 01, 2021 7:33 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Small Goals - Pennies to Dollars
Replies: 201
Views: 73328

Re: Small Goals - Pennies to Dollars

Jackie, I agree with you - I was neither surprised nor disappointed when I added up all my receipts. I was happy to get a little stash of canned goods going again - I like to have a lot of canned fruit put away for winter and a lot of tomato soup as well, so got several of each. The shelves at Fami...
by Jackielou
Sun Aug 01, 2021 7:30 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Being Frugal - is there anything that you are tired of?
Replies: 8
Views: 197

Re: Being Frugal - is there anything that you are tired of?

Nothing really at this point. However I am sure that eventually I will want to update our internet package, which will cost more of course. I guess I could say sewing my own clothes mainly because the ladies stores here cater to skinny, underfed bodies....Except for Walmart, and if one buys from the...
by Jackielou
Sun Aug 01, 2021 9:50 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Small Goals - Pennies to Dollars
Replies: 201
Views: 73328

Re: Small Goals - Pennies to Dollars

Yesterday was spendy but all planned and/or necessary. Early morning was a trip to a new bakery in town with Hope - they let dogs in and have a little menu of items just for them. They took Hope's picture and she is on their social media. :-) I got my hair done after that - color and cut - I had he...
by Jackielou
Sun Aug 01, 2021 9:35 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In August 1, 2021
Replies: 20
Views: 747

Re: Daily Check In August 1, 2021

Good morning fellow frugalites, I think I just may have found my new time of arising in the morning. After about 9 years of retirement living I am finally sleeping past my old wake up time most days. It isn't a lot, just 1 hour longer, but wow do I feel much better over all for the little bit of ext...