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by Jackielou
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Low Spend/No Spend June
Replies: 12
Views: 620

Re: Low Spend/No Spend June

Update

Spend: 0

No Spend: 14

Allowable Spend: 3

Inching by small increments towards my goal. It would be wonderful if I could surpass it. However with the breaking down of the vacuum, Hubby planning a "road trip" to take it to a vacuum doctor and pick up a door I don't think that will happen.
by Jackielou
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check-in June 17, 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 635

Re: Daily Check-in June 17, 2019

Oh my heart is SO SAD!! On Saturday, our dog who’s been ill off and on for the past 6 months, starting drinking vast amounts of water then vomiting hard within 20 minutes of drinking... he did this several times during the day, then last time was during dinner (yay us) but this time his vomit was r...
by Jackielou
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check-in June 17, 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 635

Re: Daily Check-in June 17, 2019

Good morning fellow frugalites, Still feeling a bit blah this morning so I will be heading for my blood tests tomorrow and stopping at the hospital cafeteria for some coffee and toast before heading home. I will also stop at the doctors and make an appointment to see her on Thursday of next week, be...
by Jackielou
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: 20 step guide to a horrible retirment
Replies: 10
Views: 406

Re: 20 step guide to a horrible retirment

Really the only one I am guilty of is helping the children. Like Littlemiss says, it will be theirs when we no longer walk the earth, and this way we get to see them have a bit of fun with it first. Either buying a house, or investing it in an RRSP, our sons do not spend frivolously.
by Jackielou
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in June 16, 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 923

Re: Daily check in June 16, 2019

Update Got supper ready to put on the BBQ and Hubby says he will start in a few minutes. While our meal is cooking I will set the table. I will also get the asparagus started when there is 15 minutes cooking time left on the steaks. Did not do any sewing today, but I did get my machine ready to go f...
by Jackielou
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily check in June 16, 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 923

Re: Daily check in June 16, 2019

Good afternoon everyone, Dh's hives flared up again last night so he was up at 4:00 am to take an antihistamine. He's had this problem off and on for years but it's been decades since the last flare-up. Thankfully the over the counter medication gives him some relief. Yesterday I had weeded the per...