I actually miss the laundry

I probably shouldn’t admit this in public, but I haven’t done laundry in a week and a half!  I re-use my after-shower towel for a few days before I wash it since I’m clean when I use it and I hang it up to dry.  Lovebug has about 50 pairs of panties since her sensory issues . . . → Read More: I actually miss the laundry

I blew it!

I went to the grocery store this afternoon (sans kids thanks to Hubby’s grandmother!) to grab a few things.  Ok, several things.  However, I didn’t take my normal list which is an Excel spreadsheet with each item listed next to how much it costs (rounded to the dollar, I’m not that neurotic!).  I also didn’t take . . . → Read More: I blew it!

Big Savings with Big Tex at the State Fair!

The Texas State Fair is almost here!  It opens on September 24 and runs though October 17.  The food, the rides, the gadgets for sale (that I love to see but never buy), the arts & crafts, the animals, the pyrotechnics!  We look forward to it every year.  You all know I love to be frugal . . . → Read More: Big Savings with Big Tex at the State Fair!

Bringing back the Mason jars!

I read this post by Pioneer Woman the other day, and felt a twinge of nostalgia.  I’ve always loved Mason jars, and similar glass jars, bowls, etc.  I love looking at antique stores at the old milk glass or depression glass and seeing all the beautiful colors, textures, and shapes.  I don’t own much, but I . . . → Read More: Bringing back the Mason jars!