Back to Couponing and Crocheting and Publishing

Saturday afternoon I spent a chunk of time clipping coupons - for myself, my sister, and my daughters.  For the first time in nearly six weeks, I made a grocery list based on my apps and coupons. Ken went grocery shopping early on Sunday as he usually does.  He overspent by a little but I … Continue reading Back to Couponing and Crocheting and Publishing

Bad Sleep

Ken got the shopping done early this morning.  With my list, coupons, sales flyer shopping and rebates, he saved over $20!  This is about 20% of what he spent. Last night I made a list of what I wanted to get done today.  I meant to get up early, get to work, and keep at … Continue reading Bad Sleep

Motivation Needed

I meant to get up early today and get to work on publishing.  That didn't happen.  Instead I slept late and only got up when one of my daughters called.  I chatted with her, worked on sales, coupons, rebates, and so on. Ken is off now to go do stuff with his family.  I'm going … Continue reading Motivation Needed

The Holidays

The insanity of the holidays always makes me grumpy.  This year I'm missing my girls but I'm trying to make the best of it.  Vicki is home but the other two are in Georgia.  I'm missing them and I'm missing the all day game playing, movie watching, and being together. Ken and Vicki went off … Continue reading The Holidays

No Jammies Today

It was supposed to be a stay in my jammies day and do little to nothing.  That didn't work.  I got up to an email from Joann with one of the things I wanted for a project being on sale. After spending part of the morning on marketing, I got organized and Ken and I … Continue reading No Jammies Today

Dropped Cable

In the last two months my cable /internet provider informed me my bill would go up to about 175 a month.  I could not afford this.  I called them to ask what they would do about it.  I got horrible customer service. Apparently they only want to get new customers and don’t care about keeping … Continue reading Dropped Cable