Monthly Archives: July 2012

Thoughts

I’m so excited about a fantastic deal I found the other day!  I was out by myself and decided to take some time to window shop and enjoy being alone.  I saw some bundles of polar fleece with a clearance … Continue reading

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Thoughts

I’m going to work on reducing the use of paper towels in the kitchen.  I’ll still use paper towels to cook bacon on in the microwave.  That’s just the best way to cook it as far as this house is … Continue reading

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Give Me Five Minutes

My son’s room is usually a disaster.  I’ve hurt my toes/feet so many times in his room that I’ve lost count.  He always leaves his dirty underwear on the floor after getting dressed in the morning.  I must say that … Continue reading

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Is it bad to be cheap?

This comes from my last phone conversation with my mom.  We were talking about the droughts and how wheat and corn crops are affected and how grocery prices are projected to rise as a result.  We discussed the increases which … Continue reading

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Planning for Cooking on Vacation

I thought I would share, for those interested, how I go about planning and packing food for vacation when staying in a rental.  My sister camps for a week each summer and she uses multiple coolers.  One is for the … Continue reading

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Vacation Rentals

We’ve rented cabins/homes on the past three vacations and it’s taught me a few things.  The biggest thing for me is that you cannot count on too much in the kitchen.  A stock pot and frying pan will be there … Continue reading

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String of Thoughts

I took the car in for service on Friday as it was worn out from the trip.  I chose to wait for it (4 hours) with the kids and that was fine…until I was driving it home and found that … Continue reading

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