Search:

Type: Posts; User: early morning

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.21 seconds.

  1. We are too, last frost date is usually around...

    We are too, last frost date is usually around Mother's day. But these are hellebores, and they don't mind a chill or two. Or snow, or frost, or ice, or..... :D
    I've done my 30 minutes of misc....
  2. Wednesday I got the counter mostly cleared and...

    Wednesday I got the counter mostly cleared and some paperwork done, but DD ran in to some medication snafus and we ended up making a run to the pharmacy and then Aldi, since we were out anyway. We're...
  3. SiouzQ, your drive actually sounds lovely. I'm...

    SiouzQ, your drive actually sounds lovely. I'm sorry to hear about your wrist challenges! And Hana, sorry you're dealing with a bad-news situation. It seems we are all facing our own sets of...
  4. Today:turned out kind of "meh" . . . Work on...

    Today:turned out kind of "meh" . . .
    Work on upstairs rooms for 2 hours nope, not a thing done upstairs
    Finish washing/drying cat blankets DONE
    Help DD change her bed linens (she's not feeling...
  5. Yesterday: run errands (Store/bank drop, pick up...

    Yesterday:
    run errands (Store/bank drop, pick up some of my beef from DB's freezer) DONE, thaw some of the beef and grind for hamburgers,NOT DONE change our bed linens,NOT DONE put away clean...
  6. Hi everybody - I need to hold myself more...

    Hi everybody - I need to hold myself more accountable, so I'm joining in. I've been off work since the end of January (paid until April 20) and then I'm going to retire. Struggling with the...
  7. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,863

    Yppej, good on the toilet. But the bucket works...

    Yppej, good on the toilet. But the bucket works too - I do that with saved water from when it's really cold and I have to drip the kitchen faucet to keep the lines from freezing. At our old house...
  8. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,863

    Ran a bunch of errands this morning on the way to...

    Ran a bunch of errands this morning on the way to meet my sister for a day of drooling over the SR-71 and other cool aircraft at our local free Air Force Museum. They were showcasing it and the U-2...
  9. Replies
    39
    Views
    1,863

    Not currently working, so I really need to get...

    Not currently working, so I really need to get back on the frugal bandwagon! Sunday and Monday were no-spend days. Today was a trip to Dollar General for the items we buy that they have the...
  10. Our city farmer's market is mostly cash - almost...

    Our city farmer's market is mostly cash - almost everyone selling there (inside stalls, some permanent, water and power to the food vendors, very organized) is set up to take credit, but the signal...
  11. Replies
    10
    Views
    3,207

    Thanks, Alan! This Buckeye has contributed...

    Thanks, Alan! This Buckeye has contributed also....
  12. Replies
    1,165
    Views
    65,208

    Wow. Just - wow. You truly believe that it is...

    Wow. Just - wow. You truly believe that it is fine for a president to collude with a foreign government to further his chances for re-election? You're ok with that? that motive has no place in...
  13. DH did a variation on that several years ago. We...

    DH did a variation on that several years ago. We put a cereal box on a string so he could wear it around his neck, and had stabbed the box with a knife (taped it inside the box so it didn't fall...
  14. Yeah, love the potato head! We're having...

    Yeah, love the potato head! We're having enforced gaiety next week too. I'm either going as a serial killer or a conspiracy theorist. Depends on whether I remember to take my box of aluminum foil...
  15. Replies
    59
    Views
    7,770

    thank you, rosarugosa. I am rather shaken by how...

    thank you, rosarugosa. I am rather shaken by how much I miss her, but I have a ton of happy memories. We did a lot of stuff together, most of it very frugal. The KISS concerts, not so much, lol. ...
  16. Replies
    59
    Views
    7,770

    Gardnr, how did the tomato-paste go? I used to...

    Gardnr, how did the tomato-paste go? I used to make what I thought was a lovely sauce, but the family thought it tasted "too tomato-y". Sigh. So we eat the bottled stuff from Aldi, when we want...
  17. Well, I can't speak for Stalin; from the little...

    Well, I can't speak for Stalin; from the little Russian history I have read, his rise to power does not mirror that of Trump. But Germany is another story, and I believe we are right to be...
  18. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,297

    So sorry about your wrists, SiouzQ. I broke...

    So sorry about your wrists, SiouzQ. I broke mine this spring and it's still quite painful, and that's nowhere near what you're experiencing - I can only imagine. I know how you feel about the...
  19. Replies
    15
    Views
    3,453

    There are better prices on these on Amazon. Some...

    There are better prices on these on Amazon. Some have free returns, so less worry about not liking them. When I was a kid, most gas stations in America had roller towels in the rest rooms and those...
  20. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,243

    thinkgreen, thanks for the memory! my...

    thinkgreen, thanks for the memory! my grandmother taught me how to turn collars early on. And how to shorten a cuff by just a tad, so that the worn/frayed line was hidden inside the cuff. She made...
  21. Cathy, my DH had a cyst that destroyed one of his...

    Cathy, my DH had a cyst that destroyed one of his tearducts, and he had surgery to remove it and replace his tearduct. It went really well for him. He had the same drain channel issue - it looked...
  22. Replies
    14
    Views
    2,315

    We tend not to replace...

    We tend not to replace electric/electronic/motorized things until we can no longer make them function. Sadly, we are replacing things more often as the quality decreases and our ability to fix...
  23. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,243

    for the past several years, our shower diverter...

    for the past several years, our shower diverter on the tub spout has not worked. Wrapping the shaft of the diverter with a large rubber band and then shoving a clothes pin between the knob on top of...
  24. Replies
    22
    Views
    2,631

    OMG, how true that is. Ours refused to stay...

    OMG, how true that is. Ours refused to stay inside and ended up tied in his kennel when we weren't home, until he got too old to dig/jump/climb out. Before we tied him, he dug a hole, which he...
  25. I have committed to 52 days in which I spend at...

    I have committed to 52 days in which I spend at least 3 hours working on our upstairs (3 hours counts as a "day" even when done over several days, in my wonky way of counting for this goal....) and...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4