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by colonialgirl
Sat Jul 21, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in July 21, 2018
Replies: 15
Views: 458

Re: Daily check in July 21, 2018

Afternoon frugals - We here from repair central say hello. Why do things always break or need service at one time? The ice maker in the new refrigerator quit working. Thank goodness it is under warranty. The repairman said that they have had so much of this with Samsung refrigerators that the compan...
by colonialgirl
Mon Jul 16, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In July 16, 2018
Replies: 19
Views: 898

Re: Daily Check In July 16, 2018

FCL - it most certainly is. Hi all - nothing new cooking around here. Still feeling poorly and accomplishing very little. Have been working on my sampler. Today I hope to make my annual fruit salad. Generally only once in the summer are all the ingredients fresh enough and affordable enough to make ...
by colonialgirl
Sat Jul 14, 2018 2:28 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Baby Gifts
Replies: 13
Views: 621

Re: Baby Gifts

Sheila - This won't help you with these, but when we had all kinds of births coming up, I would go to the after Christmas sales and buy leftover Christmas Teddy Bears sometimes for a buck. When shower time came, I removed the Christmas ribbon -tied the appropriate color ribbon around the bears neck ...
by colonialgirl
Thu Jul 12, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Household produces no trash
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Re: Household produces no trash

LM - great point about the paper plates. I only buy a small package around the holidays to send leftovers home with my family. It is so funny, during the year people will be at my house for meals or something and ask where I keep the paper plates. I tell them I don't use them and they look at me lik...
by colonialgirl
Wed Jul 11, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Household produces no trash
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Re: Household produces no trash

As much as I admire this, I don't know that I could actually be this dedicated. When we got recycling pick up I was stunned at how much our waste was reduced. We used to have no less than 2 (sometimes 3 or 4) 33 gallon trash bags weekly. With recycling pickup, our trash is about 1/2 of a 33 gallon b...
by colonialgirl
Sat Jun 30, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Checkin - June 30 - 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1147

Re: Daily Checkin - June 30 - 2018

LM -you got me curious now. What series did you watch.