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Stocking Up for the Month

This morning, I got word that the parts for our van are in, but the work won’t be done until Monday.

I had hoped to do our big monthly shop with our own vehicle instead of my brother’s.  1,426 more words


The Good, The ... oh F****

Well, now.

First the good stuff.

I have awesome brothers.  I phoned my younger brother today and asked if I could borrow their van for about a week.  1,173 more words


Stock up to Save

It would be nice if I were disciplined enough to just stop buying. I’m not that good. So, what I came up with is an experiment for 2018. 706 more words


the gimmies

Aaagggh! My friend Joan just, or a few hours ago, out of the blue, or I only just noticed it because I was too absorbed in Downton Abbey, sends me a message, and a picture attached, saying… 633 more words



She’s here. And I figure I should get some thoughts down before the power goes out. You don’t have to be in the eye of the hurricane to lose power in my neighborhood, a bad thunderstorm will do the trick. 309 more words

Monumental peach jam?

My boss dropped over a bushel of peaches on me yesterday. The texture was off on them, so he asked me if I’d want to try to make anything out of them. 278 more words

Make Your Own...Cream-of...Soups

I love casseroles, and cooking in my crockpot (mostly because I can make large amounts of food that will feed my growing crew), but I don’t like canned cream-of-anything soups. 246 more words

Make It Yourself