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.
December has the potential to be a very expensive month for us. Both of us celebrate our birthdays, as well … More
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!
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.
Despite the challenges of rationing, absent loved ones, and a lack of material goods, people still found a way to … More
I really enjoyed Christmas this year. Even though it can be an expensive time of year, there are still opportunities … More
For those of you who were wondering, Miss Wiggleyhead made it back from her visit with her family. She tip … More
This is the view from my bed in my new bedroom. On a clear night I can watch the stars. … More
Well, it’s that time of year. The air smells like pine needles and fresh baked cookies. The holiday season must … More