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Meal planning, again

First things first. I need to make a list of our family’s favorite meals. Then add on all of the meals that we don’t love but will totally eat and like. Dinners first. Breakfast can be the most expensive meal … Continue reading

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Back to it

Zen I tell ya’! Hanging laundry while listening to punk music is the way to go. The garment rack isn’t wobbly either. Life is good.   I’m still reading the Frugal Living for Dummies book. I took a few days … Continue reading

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Back on the wagon

I have started my new diet and exercise routine. I know that the first week or two is always the hardest and am prepared for that. I don’t know if my family is, but I am. I have decided to … Continue reading

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Storage

After all that stockpiling, you’re going to need to figure out where to put all of your treasures. (Ideally you figured this out before you went shopping, but anyway…) There are all kinds of places to store things. I am … Continue reading

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Pancakes

So, this morning my husband was making pancakes for the kids and tried to make a smiley face. It really didn’t work; it turned out really badly. One kids said we should take a picture and put it on my … Continue reading

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Fasting doesn’t seem to be working

I’ve lost the same 3 pounds about 4 times so far. But, I’m doing better than I used to, at least I’m losing some weight sometimes. I’ll get there yet. At least I’m drinking enough water to stay hydrated finally. … Continue reading

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Food and feasting

Last night the kids went to their dojo for “Ninja Night”. It was a parents’ night out camp for the kids where they had Lego building contests, watched Lego movies and played karate dodgeball. Not exactly clear on how that … Continue reading

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Spending too much

My husband and I are having a little trouble curbing our spending. It’s not things that we’re spending on, it’s dinners. Dinner out, pizza delivery, that kind of thing. I failed to meal plan last week so it was dinner … Continue reading

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Planning on eating

Meal planning in my house is pretty easy. I look in the cupboard to see what’s available and I make meals based on that. If I can’t think of anything fancy, we will have an old stand-by like pasta. I’ll … Continue reading

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I tried something new

That may not seem like a big deal to many of you, but I fear change. I like having control over the little things in life. I went to a fondue restaurant. I stayed with the conventional choice for appetizer … Continue reading

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