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by Jackielou
Sun May 19, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: downsizing as we get older.
Replies: 9
Views: 620

Re: downsizing as we get older.

We currently have two properties. One has a 1500sq ft home plus an additional detached garage and storage area that is 700 sq ft that sits on a little over an acre. The other is a half acre lot that we are planning to build a 1300 sq ft home hopefully next year. I think the most important thing for...
by Jackielou
Sun May 19, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Stash Use It Up Challenge
Replies: 21
Views: 2135

Re: Stash Use It Up Challenge

I have used up a couple of small balls of leftover yarn knitting the small squares. I should be finished with the finer yarns very soon and will need to work on the worsted weight leftovers next. I plan on getting yarn under control very soon, even if it means lots of very strange looking blankets.
by Jackielou
Sun May 19, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Use up the Fabric Stash Challenge
Replies: 13
Views: 842

Re: Use up the Fabric Stash Challenge

I used up most of the fabric from one sheet I kept for the backing of one quilt.

Used up 1/2 of another sheet on the second back.

A whole (or pretty much whole) piece of batting was used up.
by Jackielou
Sun May 19, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Low Spend/No Spend May
Replies: 9
Views: 488

Re: Low Spend/No Spend May

Update

Spend:

Allowable Spend: 6

No Spend Days: 13

Calling today a no spend day as it is not the week we give an envelope at Mass.
by Jackielou
Sun May 19, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In May 19, 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 355

Re: Daily Check In May 19, 2019

Good morning fellow frugalites Just at the freezing point here this morning. Hubby covered everything he planted in the veggie garden. Me, well I am just glad that I have not planted my flowers as of yet. The wind has all but disappeared today, which means I will get the house to myself for a bit to...
by Jackielou
Sun May 19, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In May 19, 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 355

Daily Check In May 19, 2019

Good morning. It is coffee getting time.