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Zucchini "Apple" Cobbler

Zucchini  “Apple” Cobbler

This is a delicious and easy dessert and a fantastic way to use up the abundance of zucchini that rolls in during the summer months! 194 more words

A Week Of Savings

It’s funny how our grocery bill can fluctuate from week to week. On average our grocery bill is $100 for a week. That includes any toiletries and the occasional run to the local store if we run out of bananas or milk.  538 more words

Saving Money

I'm In Arizona!!

I’m home! I’m still around. Just busy unpacking, unloading and trying to get a routine going again for my children. I miss writing on this blog, so maybe I’ll just have to do some brain dump, type posts. 86 more words

Too Much Excess

Frugal Living: Ottawa Consignment Stores

Today is the first day that I am trying to sell some of my clothing via consignment. I’ve always been curious about doing this, but never got around to trying it. 137 more words


A balancing act

My sincere thanks go to Declutterbug for nominating my humble blog for an award. I’ve been so erratic with posts lately, I’m sure I don’t deserve such praise, but thank you so much for the nomination. 276 more words


No new clothes for a year

It was the latest arrival of a package in the mail that finally did it.

My Dad remarked that the Australia Post contractor who delivered parcels in our area was becoming so familiar with our address, he and Dad would exchange a knowing look with each other as my Dad accepted yet another delivery. 613 more words

Frugal Living

Spinach Lasagna

“Wow, that’s actually pretty good…for something with spinach,” so says the fiance. Well, I guess if you add enough cheese and pasta sauce to anything it becomes irrevocably good.   153 more words