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Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-21-2014, 05:15 PM
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Posted By Wolfcat
Pay it off. Then you'll have the balance on the...

Pay it off. Then you'll have the balance on the card that you can use if you need it, plus the lower balance will boost your credit score.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-20-2014, 05:58 PM
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Posted By Wolfcat
:eek: OMG! My parents just stole my kids for...

:eek:
OMG! My parents just stole my kids for two weeks, but not before she gave me and DH our holiday presents (mine is a 7 qt CuisinArt - WOOT!) and a surprise belated wedding gift - they wrote off...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-18-2014, 10:28 PM
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Posted By Wolfcat
DH just found out he's getting moved to a new...

DH just found out he's getting moved to a new position in his job in three weeks. It'll be several more hours a week in overtime due to additional paperwork, and more satisfying work to boot. :laugh:...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-04-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,728
Posted By Wolfcat
I got the kids' stuff and my containers (for...

I got the kids' stuff and my containers (for baked goods gifts). Total expenditure today was $60. Not too shabby since that is about half of what we are getting, not counting DH's gifts, but those...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-02-2014, 03:30 PM
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Posted By Wolfcat
Frugalmama - I agree. We do try to put some...

Frugalmama - I agree. We do try to put some aside, and if they did pass, we'd stop paying them for the house (they own it, so it's not like the bank has any say). We are actually pretty well off,...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   11-27-2014, 01:14 PM
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Posted By Wolfcat
Happy Thanksgiving! We have a turkey in the...

Happy Thanksgiving!

We have a turkey in the oven, mashed potatoes and mashed sweet potatoes almost done, corn & zucchini au gratin and homemade stuffing ready to bake (when the turkey is done and...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   11-25-2014, 03:56 PM
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Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
Reviewing finances and doing annual credit card...

Reviewing finances and doing annual credit card checks. Hey, good news! A bank might be willing to lend me money sometime around 2020! Woot! :duh :laugh :nut
Forum: Site Help   11-21-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 476
Posted By Wolfcat
I would like to be able to help, as well. We...

I would like to be able to help, as well. We can't do much, but even one or two items would be feasible.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   11-17-2014, 03:01 PM
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Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
Did the super-frugal thing this week: made and...

Did the super-frugal thing this week: made and canned soup! We got a bunch of produce (bountiful baskets) and with a bit of seasoning, everything was covered with the produce.

We now have a quart...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   11-12-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
Well, we got our little windfall, then on the way...

Well, we got our little windfall, then on the way home a tire blew. We were on the interstate and were able to pull over without a problem. I haven't gone a year yet where I haven't been...
Forum: Spirituality   11-06-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 90
Posted By Wolfcat
Lightbulb Thankful Pagan Families

We've settled in to school, celebrated Samhain, and gotten to the start of the holiday season. What are your plans for Yule and Thanksgiving?
Forum: Frugality & Finances   11-05-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
We got two full turkey dinners (whole turkey -...

We got two full turkey dinners (whole turkey - ~12#, potatoes, celery, sweet potatoes, cranberries, etc.) for $35 each. I had to delay the payment on that until Friday (thank goodness they do that...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-16-2014, 03:10 PM
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Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
I'm not doing so well this week. We had to...

I'm not doing so well this week.

We had to go 200+ miles on Sunday to be ready for DS's apt on Monday. That went smoothly, but we had to spend some money, and I lost one of my working days for...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-09-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,728
Posted By Wolfcat
I have the gifts plotted and the funds budgeted...

I have the gifts plotted and the funds budgeted in. A few of the gifts are foods that I make, so no cost there, and I may add to some of the others' gifts on that front as well.:grin:

For...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-05-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
I've been cooking and cooking and cooking the...

I've been cooking and cooking and cooking the last few weeks: cinnamon apples, pumpkin bread, applesauce, apple butter, apple jelly (from all the peels and cores, yum!), soft pretzels, homemade...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-05-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 601
Posted By Wolfcat
If they have closed or locked the account, you...

If they have closed or locked the account, you might have issues cashing the check, but if the account is still active, they will cash it and give you cash back.
Forum: Organize & Declutter   10-01-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,295
Posted By Wolfcat
This...

This (http://www.sharkclean.com/products/7/steam-pocket-mops/27/shark-steam-pocket-mop/) (Shark steamer) is what we use. I love it cuz you don't have to deal with buckets or rinsing. It also...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-30-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 601
Posted By Wolfcat
When you go to cash the check, request the amount...

When you go to cash the check, request the amount you need for the sats in cash, then deposit the rest. They might give you a look, but you'll get the money.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-30-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,155
Posted By Wolfcat
If you have local friends/acquaintences who are...

If you have local friends/acquaintences who are crafty, you could get together with them and share your craftiness. I.e., if you make candles and a friend does decopage, you could get together and...
Forum: Spirituality   09-20-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By Wolfcat
We usually only have a thread for each month, but...

We usually only have a thread for each month, but if someone starts one just for Mabon, I'd join it.


Would you mind telling us what your ethnic background is? My family has no distinct ethnic...
Forum: Spirituality   09-18-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By Wolfcat
For half the week, I'm up and out the door before...

For half the week, I'm up and out the door before the rest of the family are even out of bed. The rest, I'm passed out from staying up past midnight every night. Embracing the small moments of...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-15-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
OMG! My van keeps having these little issues -...

OMG!
My van keeps having these little issues - nothing huge but it's all hitting at once. Then we get hubby a new phone to replace the one he lost, and now (less then 12 hours later) my phone won't...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-14-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
We use eyebuydirect.com...

We use eyebuydirect.com (http://eyebuydirect.com), which is similarly priced.
Forum: Spirituality   09-02-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By Wolfcat
Thumbs up Back-to-School Pagan Families

Gods, we are busy with this back-to-school stuff. How do you use your spirituality to ease the transition?:laugh:
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-31-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1,322
Views: 84,734
Posted By Wolfcat
:crying:

:crying:
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