Monthly Archives: July 2011

Every Friday, Kristen over at The Frugal Girl posts a picture of her food waste. She invites other bloggers to join in her effort to save money and reduce the amount of food that gets thrown away in our country … Continue reading

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Touch it Once Rule

I used to be an incredibly efficient house cleaner.  Whenever it was time to clean, I would go through each room, sorting everything out of place into piles.  Once I finished, I could disseminate those piles quickly for cleaning with … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Up To

Sorry for the hiatus – it’s been a pretty busy week.  I thought I’d catch up by letting you know what I’ve been up to, in the style of SouleMama‘s “right now” posts: Lately I’ve been… :: chasing around a … Continue reading

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A Very Lazy Food Waste Friday

Every Friday, Kristen over at The Frugal Girl posts a picture of her food waste. She invites other bloggers to join in her effort to save money and reduce the amount of food that gets thrown away in our country … Continue reading

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Craft Time: Magnet Letters

Fair warning – I got a little picture happy on this one, but I had a good time. 😉 I went out to the mailbox this morning, and this is what I found.  An advertising magnet that had already peeled … Continue reading

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The Great House Purge of 2011 – July Update

If you read this previous post, then you know that I have begun an epic house purge.  It’s gotten out of hand around these parts, and I’ve just been tired of trying to clean it all up.  I’m happy to … Continue reading

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Thankful to be an American

I am thankful. I am thankful that I have the freedom to speak my mind, to share my opinion, even if it does not match my neighbor’s or my government’s. I am thankful that I have security – from harm, … Continue reading

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