I married into a family of hunters. Every fall my husband has faithfully gone out into the Canadian wilderness in sun, rain and blizzard in search of healthy meat for our family. I’m thankful for his skills and dedication. (And that he doesn’t expect me to join him.) Now, he may do all of the hunting for wild game, but I go deal hunting. My eyes are keen to the reduced price stickers.Continue Reading
So today’s my birthday.
It gets me thinking of what I was like as a kid. The truth is, even when I was small I liked to save. I would hide my candy and eat it one piece at a time, savor every lick of an ice cream cone, and search the ground for stray coins. (All which I still do… only less candy)Continue Reading
It’s been an unusually warm month around here, but I’m fine with that. No snow = No complaints. I live a few blocks away from the lake, but don’t always want to put in the effort to get there. When you’re stuck at home without a pool, it can be tempting to stay in your air conditioned home. It’s easier and there’s less complaints.Continue Reading
Garage sales take time and energy to put together. If I put in that kind of effort, I want to have a successful garage sale. The kind where the whole neighborhood shows up throwing money at me while simultaneously carting away my junk.
I love garage sales. I love going to garage sales to find treasures and I love selling my own junk off to make a few extra dollars.Continue Reading