Frugal Endeavors – Lessons found in an old box of sewing notions

Thanks to daylight savings time or something, my usually bout of the winter blahs found me in March this year rather than February. As a result, I was not inspired to post. However, the sun is now shinning, spring is on its way, garage sales are happening, and I found a little happiness and some frugal mojo in an old cardboard box full of sewing notions.

Miss Wigglyhead Christmas Fudge

Miss Wigglyhead is a little late getting away this year to join her distant cousins for their annual Yule time celebrations. She was waiting around until I made some fudge and a few other treats so she could take some with her as a gift. Now you could say that it was pretty smart of her to let me do all the work while she takes all the credit, but she did pitch in and help in the kitchen – but only after I made her a new apron!

Frugal Endeavors – Christmas is coming

I woke up this morning to a marshmallow world and I think that I am finally starting to maybe feel kinda Christmasy. Christmas is can be an expensive time for so many, us included, but I did manage to do a few things this week to keep our holiday expenses down.