My older two shared a room until last year...they were 11 and 14 at the time when we bought this house.
Off and on, I shared with both of my siblings (girl/boy) as our parents were seperated and needed different rooms.
I've gotten MANY things from the curbside...furniture, carpeting, exercise equipment...lots of things.
Our community had unlimited pickup once a month, and everyone puts things out...and you can tell when it's free pickup day because...
Rent- Mortgage of $512 a month
Health Insurance- $72 per week
Car Insurance- $82 per month (2 vehicles, one has full coverage, great driving records)
Electricity- varies from $45-$90 per month (higher when using the AC, lower...
2 adults, 3 kiddos (2 teens, one a sweaty baseball player ATM)...
2 loads towels
2 loads sheets
1 load whites
1 load jeans
1 load whites
1 load colors
1 load blacks
9 loads a week? That's an estimate, as I sometimes have to...
Almost wo years ago, my DH was let go THREE times in that year from different places. FIL lost his job around the same time, but thankfully was right at his retirement age.
My BIL lost his job of 12 years the end of December, and more...
We have a 3 bedroom house, but our boys have the largest bedroom. (We have the medium one and DD has the smallest, which still has PLENTY of room).
The boys got the larger one so they have more room to space out, since there's a...
Originally Posted by wombatclay
Call it "polenta" and they'll charge you extra at the restaurant. It's super yummy as a savory (add garlic or onion, lump it into soups, pour sauce or gravy over it,...