(A reader wrote asking what my tip-top money-saving advice would be, so I put together a little list for her. And you.) 1. Don’t turn your nose up at used pre-owned stuff. There’s SO much good stuff out there that’s not brand new…some free (hand-me-downs, Freecycle), and some for cheap (Ebay, Craig’s List, yard sales, […]
In recent years, I’ve dug through my analytics at the end of the year to see which 2015 posts ended up being the most popular. I love reading these roundups on other blogs, so I’m posting these here for your reading pleasure! 1. How to repair a zipper I tried this out on a pair of […]
In the last year or so, several ingredients-in-a-box services have been popping up (I see them on blogs, in ads, and so on.) When I saw a discount coupon for one, I clicked on over because I thought maybe it would be a good deal if I had an introductory offer in hand. But when […]
It’s the day for our annual pea coat photo. Hope all of you lovely people have a great day with the ones you love. Merry Christmas!
I realized I hadn’t shared a picture of our tree this year (except on Instagram, where I was freaking out over the fabulous way that the lights reflect on the floor. It’s my first Christmas with wood floors, so…) Anyway, there you have it. I did pretty well on my to-do list from yesterday…thanks for […]
I know lots of readers are out of town and out of their regular blog-reading routine, and I’ve got plenty to keep me busy in the next couple of days as well. So, it might be a bit quiet around the blog for the rest of this week, depending on how my days go. I […]