Category Archives: thrifty

Bigger Clothes Box

In our storage closet we keep a bin with clothes that have been given to us that are currently too big for River. Each time we need new clothes for her we look through this box first. It is stocked … Continue reading

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Bulk Oats

The cool weather makes me long once again for indoor and cozy activities that keep me centered in my home. The wild winds whip up my spirit.

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Canning Season

Small batch by small batch my pantry is filling up.

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Tis The Season

There is fresh produce everywhere! The farmers’ market, gardening friends, and the grocery store are filling up our house with delicious fresh food. My tummy loves me when I eat like this.

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Hope Chest So Far

Here are the contents of my step daughter’s hope chest to date. She’s got one more year at home, so her focus and ours is preparing her for the next step in life. I am excited for her and so … Continue reading

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Homemade Coffee Filter

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Saving Up

River really wanted an LOL doll.  These are not my favorite toys. Still, I believe in setting limits about what is allowed in our family while still being flexible and not denying kids ALL of the pop culture type things … Continue reading

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