In which I try an Android and miss my iPhone miserably.

July 11, 2014
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I’m sure you all know by now of my love for Ting Wireless.  The $21/month bill for two iPhones is a little bit hard to beat. But joining up with Ting does take some cash up front if you want a nice smart phone.  You’re not locked into a contract with a high monthly bill, […]

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more of the same

July 10, 2014
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On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I post a picture and just a few words. I’m pretty sure I could take a picture like this every summer day.  (Sonia in the same spot, doing the same thing.) I am so blessed to have a house full of readers. Sure, we encourage reading around here, but nurture can […]

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Ask the Readers |Frugal House-Building Advice?

July 9, 2014
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Recently, I got an email from a reader asking for advice about building a home. While I do have some experience in home fixing-up and I can paint All Of The Things, I have nooo clue about actually building a house! Image thanks to Armchair Builder via Flickr Creative Commons However, I’m positive that some […]

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Just because these crack me up

July 8, 2014
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On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I post a picture and just a few words. My kids made these guys with Crayola model magic, which is kind of like clay, but a little easier to work with. The mustaches up there just kill me. Ok, and I made the little dude over there on the right.  P.S. […]

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Food Waste….Monday (and I need cabbage ideas!)

July 7, 2014
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I skipped Food Waste Friday this past week due to the July 4th holiday, so here I am with my promised report. It feels weird to write about food waste on a Monday! First up, you all know about my kale struggles. (You all left so many helpful comments in that post. Thank you!) One […]

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Happy 4th!

July 4, 2014
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Today is, you know, kind of a big national holiday here in the states. (It also happens to be my blog’s birthday. You guys, it’s been six years.) (What the what??) (Also: Thank you for being lovely readers.  You are the best.) Anyway, since many of you will be BBQ-ing and picnicking and such, how […]

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