Category Archives: Shopping

Learning to be Frugal – Grocery Shopping 101

I have been posting on Facebook how I have been saving money with couponing.  A few people have asked for a couple of hints, so here you go! Check out the pros websites.  So far, my favorite is http://www.couponing101.com. I … Continue reading

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My Crotch Hurts. For Real.

I’m serious.  It has been the pain in my pubic region that has caused me to be a less frequent blogger.  When pregnant, there is a hormone called relaxin that makes your ligaments more pliable for the baby to get … Continue reading

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My Belly Must Have Popped Out on the Plane

Two weeks ago I headed to Michigan to spend some quality time with my family. I hadn’t seen anybody since January, and now that I’m pregnant, I’ve just wanted to be around my ovarian carrying relatives. The trip was booked … Continue reading

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Nesting into the New Home

Sean and I are in love with our new place.  We’ve got more than twice the room of our last place, and triple the kitchen counter-top surface. Other things we love about the new place: The sink is really deep … Continue reading

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Adventures with Flat Stanley

Right after I finished last weeks blog, I went to the mail box and found that a new friend had been delivered!!!  Flat Stanley.  My cousin Landen sent him to me.  The idea is that he gets sent to different … Continue reading

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Knitting with the Fuhrer

Nutrisystem is going okay.  I planned on taking a little break over the weekend for Sean’s birthday dinner.  When we wound up at Sushi with his siblings, I mainly had sashimi (no rice).  So, it was still really healthy.  It … Continue reading

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List-Week Results Are Processed!!!

I said I’d choose an easy homemaking advice page.  I was sure I had done that by choosing one that is all about list making and accomplishments.  The short of it is that I had to make a list, prioritize the list, … Continue reading

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