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by Shelsmiles
Fri Jul 08, 2016 11:38 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Five frugal things for July
Replies: 35
Views: 5795

Re: Five frugal things for July

1. Husband brought home and cooked a stringer of fish for supper two nights this week. Fish cakes one night and fried fish tonight 2. Bountiful baskets and garden for most of our produce needs. 3. Picked wild blackberries and also some peaches - free to me 4. Found DH's vitamins on a BOGO sale at Wa...
by Shelsmiles
Mon Jul 04, 2016 12:52 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In July 4th
Replies: 14
Views: 2377

Re: Daily Check In July 4th

Good morning. Happy Independence Day in USA. DS and crew caught 78 fish this morning. They are Cleaning and packaging them now. We had fish patties for dinner last night but we may still fry some to go along with the burgers this evening. We will have a couple of our neighbors over and set off a few...
by Shelsmiles
Sat Jul 02, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: DIY Projects
Topic: Erin's Pattern for DIY Dryer Balls
Replies: 1
Views: 1185

Re: Erin's Pattern for DIY Dryer Balls

Save those old wool socks without mates
by Shelsmiles
Fri Jul 01, 2016 8:22 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in July 1, 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 3243

Re: Daily Check in July 1, 2016

Good morning. Coffee and news first thing. Puppy kept me up most of the night. Little guy is adorable but needy. DD and I need to get some major weeding done today before it gets hot, plant a few things, and then inside to cool down and clean house, finish laundry and the rest of the daily grind. I ...
by Shelsmiles
Tue Jun 28, 2016 1:12 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Does anyone here have/use an electric pressure cooker?
Replies: 8
Views: 1547

Re: Does anyone here have/use an electric pressure cooker?

I have an electric pressure cooker that I use all the time. I love it for roasts, pulled pork, etc. It's great. I've heard great things about the InstantPot thing. I have the same thing basically that I bought at Target or somewhere for Much less and it works the same far as I can tell. My husband t...
by Shelsmiles
Sat Jun 25, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check In June 25, 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 3132

Re: Daily Check In June 25, 2016

Rinty, your enthusiasm is contagious! Lol. Happy birthday, doll. Wedding prep and festivities all day today. We are staying at the Hyatt. I am less than thrilled with it. Pretty enough but everything is so impractical and a pain in the butt to deal with. Poorly designed IMO. Had a great conversation...