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by Jackielou
Tue Oct 06, 2015 9:32 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Oct 6, 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 6681

Re: Daily Check in Oct 6, 2015

Good morning fellow frugalites Maggie once again wishing you a happy birthday. Enjoy your dinner out. It is really foggy here once again and that usually means a change in our weather. Don't know if it will be better or worse, but it would be nice if the chilly fall weather would stick around until...
by Jackielou
Mon Oct 05, 2015 6:17 pm
Forum: Holiday Planning
Topic: Thanksgiving Plans Anyone
Replies: 17
Views: 25386

Re: Thanksgiving Plans Anyone

Might be the difference in harvest times ... the particular date has bounced around a bit, though. The U.S. didn't have a national Thanksgiving Day until 1863 -- President Lincoln designated the last Thursday in November as the holiday. But in 1939, Franklin Roosevelt declared it to be on the fourt...
by Jackielou
Mon Oct 05, 2015 6:13 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Oct 5, 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 11380

Re: Daily Check in Oct 5, 2015

Update Still cloudy and darn right chilly. We finished cleaning the church by 11:30 this morning and instead of going to lunch with all the other cleaners I came straight home. Even though the lady in charge said she was paying for lunch, I did not think it was right when I had a lovely home and a ...
by Jackielou
Mon Oct 05, 2015 9:45 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: October Use It Up and Recycle Challenge
Replies: 43
Views: 19824

Re: October Use It Up and Recycle Challenge

Used up the pound of bacon making brunch after Mass yesterday.

Used up a cut open tube of hand cream. Going to have to continue using up those samples.

Jackie
by Jackielou
Mon Oct 05, 2015 9:43 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: October No Spend Challenge
Replies: 89
Views: 33298

Re: October No Spend Challenge

After the weekend I am now up to three no spend days. Pretty sure today will be another as I will be busy cleaning the church for most of the morning and then baking and cleaning my house this afternoon.

Jackie
by Jackielou
Mon Oct 05, 2015 9:38 am
Forum: Chat room
Topic: Daily Check in Oct 5, 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 11380

Re: Daily Check in Oct 5, 2015

Good Morning folks, Well I finished the quilt. The picture is too big to post here, but I put it on my project blog. http://maggiesprojects.blogspot.com/2015/10/fall-wedding-quilt.html I need to see if it will fit in a box I have and get it sent. Tonight I want to make a Costco run. We are dangerou...