Self isolating at home during a global pandemic is an unlikely time to be thinking of Christmas. I find, however, … More
It’s no secret that I love a handmade Christmas. However, a handmade, frugal Christmas means planning a head. This year, … More
It’s no secret that I love a handmade Christmas. However, a handmade, frugal Christmas means planning a head. A few … More
A common phrase during the Great Depression was “Use it up, make it do, wear it out, or do without.” … More
We returned home after several weeks. It is nice to be home but it’s going to take a lot of … More
It is fall in my neck of the woods. Time to file my last garbage garden report.
July 28, to August 3, 2017 Despite the heat wave hitting our area and the influx of tourists, I got … More
Here is a status report for the tiny little garden I started at work from food scraps. I tried to … More
May 9 to 15, 2017 We remained pretty frugal this week despite Mother’s Day.