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by 2dogs+someCats
Sat Feb 17, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Five Frugal Things You Did This Week
Replies: 198
Views: 18293

Re: Five Frugal Things You Did This Week

1. Went through my "health reimbursement account" folder at work and discovered a prescription receipt for $7.98 that I never submitted for reimbursement. It is from last April when I had pink eye but we have until the end of March to submit 2017 expenses -- whew!! 2. Guessed EXACTLY the number of p...
by 2dogs+someCats
Sat Feb 17, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Feb 17, 2018
Replies: 29
Views: 903

Re: Daily Check in Feb 17, 2018

Good morning all. Patty, thinking of you!! In spite of bright sunshine it is only 25 degrees so far today. I walked over a mile with Hope this morning to get her to the groomer at 8:00 a.m. for her $4 nail trim. I will take Lucy next Saturday. It was COLD - and I can't wear gloves when I walk Hope -...
by 2dogs+someCats
Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Frugal February Use It Up Challenge
Replies: 16
Views: 822

Re: Frugal February Use It Up Challenge

This week I used up a container of beans and rice from the freezer - I got two meals out of it. I used up another head of .99 cent lettuce by shredding it and taking salad to work for lunch.
by 2dogs+someCats
Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Starting our 2018 No Spend Challenge
Replies: 140
Views: 6609

Re: Starting our 2018 No Spend Challenge

Looking back over my January expenses. I spent $74.57 on food for myself (food only - I track paper products, laundry products, trash bags, etc. separately). I spent $72.71 on my two dogs and five cats (plus assorted strays) - that was for food, treats for the dogs and extremely cheap kitty litter. ...
by 2dogs+someCats
Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Starting our 2018 No Spend Challenge
Replies: 140
Views: 6609

Re: Starting our 2018 No Spend Challenge

Janet, my dogs get cold too. It's great you found cute little clothes for yours. My Lucy likes to be covered up with her blanket and Hope will lay right in front of the little electric fireplace.
by 2dogs+someCats
Tue Feb 06, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Five Frugal Things You Did This Week
Replies: 198
Views: 18293

Re: Five Frugal Things You Did This Week

1. Shopped for, and found cheaper phone service. Was paying $40 a month (plus taxes, etc) for Straight Talk. Switched to TracPhone - got a free phone and the $19.99 for 90 days plan. This is only 60 minutes but that is all I need. Cut that bill by half. Sheila, a little trick with TracFone is you c...