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Should You Shop At Sam's Club?

I spent all of yesterday morning shopping in a town 30 minutes away. I had some Kohl’s cash and coupons for Kohl’s to use up, plus I had found more coupons to use up at Giant Eagle so I thought that it would be a great day to spend in “the big city” and to check out Sam’s Club. 769 more words

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Carrots In The Grass: When Things Don't Happen The Expected Way

This week, we replanted some 5 O’Clocks, and found carrots in the grass, and along the rock line. They have been found all over the yard, not keeping to their boundaries in the planter bed. 460 more words


Day 6- 31 Day No Spend Challenge

August 6, 2014

I wanted to spend a moment and discuss something that is VERY difficult for me- meal planning.  The schedule of our home is nothing short of chaotic and is never the same from day to day.   669 more words


Day five- 31 Day No Spend Challenge

August 5th, 2014


Day 5 of challenge-


One of the hardest things for us is eating when we are out and about.  We live 30 miles from the city and it is not convenient to run home for a meal if we have to be away from the house for more than a few hours.     328 more words


Day Four- 31 Day No Spend Challenge

August 4th, 2014


Day 4 of the no spend challenge.


Today I want to talk about our food bill.  I am always amazed when people tell me what they spend a week on food.   1,131 more words


Day two- 31 Day No Spend Challenge


Today I would like to tell you just a bit about myself and how I came to where I am today.


I am a mother to 4 children, 3 boys ages 20, 16 & 11, plus a step-daughter that sadly does not live with us, so we don’t see her as often as we would like, who is 15. 1,520 more words