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Forum: Organize & Declutter   Yesterday, 05:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 856
Posted By zebra15
4 things to trash today 197 things gone ...

4 things to trash today

197 things gone
$10 recouped
Forum: Frugality & Finances   Yesterday, 11:40 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
2/23- only plan is to fill the car with gas when...

2/23- only plan is to fill the car with gas when taking kid to campus --$35 or so.
Making a grocery list but do not feel compelled to get to the store this week.
Not paying therapist until Monday...
Forum: Unschooling   02-22-2017, 03:25 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,411
Posted By zebra15
I think I want to learn to knit. Have years of...

I think I want to learn to knit. Have years of crochet experience but not a bit of knitting. hummmmm

My class ends today and the next one starts tomorrow. I should earn an A in this one. The...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-22-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
Spent a few dollars yesterday- kid had art club...

Spent a few dollars yesterday- kid had art club and I forgot to grab a snack for the 'starving, Im going to die of hunger teenager'

Today 2/22 is yarn club. Spending a few dollars at the cafe on...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-22-2017, 09:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,022
Posted By zebra15
February is such a short month but such a TIGHT...

February is such a short month but such a TIGHT month for money. I havent figured out how to resolve this in YEARS. I'm holding off on filing taxes (no refund, no money due, just the filing fee)...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   02-22-2017, 09:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 856
Posted By zebra15
7 things to trash yesterday- time to seriously...

7 things to trash yesterday- time to seriously clean out the huge closet

193 things gone
$10 recouped
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-20-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
Your kids will be fine. Pack snacks, go to the...

Your kids will be fine.
Pack snacks, go to the park- yes you can go to the park in the winter. Play in the snow, go winter hiking. As soon as you get out of 'going somewhere' and change over to...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-20-2017, 01:00 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
Sunday- stayed home, finished most of my online...

Sunday- stayed home, finished most of my online class and have a small break until Thursday when the next starts. Took a nap.

Monday- Presidents Day. Staying home, cleaned the house a bit,...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   02-20-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 856
Posted By zebra15
3 pcs to sheet set 2013 calendar (have no idea...

3 pcs to sheet set
2013 calendar (have no idea why we still have that)
papers (counting as 1)



186 items
$10 recouped
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-19-2017, 11:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By zebra15
Many rooms are 'dual purpose'. Guest room/office....

Many rooms are 'dual purpose'. Guest room/office. Very few people have a formal living room these days and family room both. I would turn the living room into a office/guest room.

That being...
Forum: Unschooling   02-15-2017, 11:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,548
Posted By zebra15
Its wonderful that you are welcoming a refugee...

Its wonderful that you are welcoming a refugee family this week Miranda. Obviously politics aside, humanity is an awesome thing and I'm sure the family will fit right in with the village (and the...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-15-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
Yes- together.... Failed and ordered yarn as...

Yes- together....
Failed and ordered yarn as 'self care' per my therapists instructions. Im kinda in a very low place mentally and emotionally right now. Dont you dare even ask how much the yarn...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-14-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
REFUND on the dryer... $100 back to my account! ...

REFUND on the dryer... $100 back to my account!

Kid has campus tomorrow, I am going to yarn club for a bit, then I have a dr appt (totally covered under medicaid), then back to get kid.

Dinner...
Forum: Unschooling   02-13-2017, 11:33 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,411
Posted By zebra15
I'm almost done with my Group Therapy course and...

I'm almost done with my Group Therapy course and much ready to move on to the next one.
What I gained most from this class is that while group therapy is a method that I might consider facilitating...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   02-13-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 426
Posted By zebra15
Well IMO, your son is 18, he can either get a job...

Well IMO, your son is 18, he can either get a job or go to school. I dont think you can force him to do a schedule.
Your DD is 15/16, shes early enrollment to college- right? There is a bit of...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   02-12-2017, 04:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 866
Posted By zebra15
1. madeline tosh blanket 11 skeins 2. madeline...

1. madeline tosh blanket 11 skeins
2. madeline tosh blanket 8 skiens
3. madeline tosh blanket 10 skeins

finished the last of the blankets I had going this afternoon. winter is just about over...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-10-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
Sometimes I can do freezer meals but with a small...

Sometimes I can do freezer meals but with a small freezer and space mainly reserved for precious icecream, bagged ice and chicken on sale there isnt much room.

The car is fixed and hopefully...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-09-2017, 11:02 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
The car is being fixed- something with the...

The car is being fixed- something with the waterpump leaking, its covered under some type of powertrain warranty? I told them to also do the fluids it needs. The car is at 70k so it seems...
Forum: Unschooling   02-09-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,548
Posted By zebra15
Deborah- exactly on the HW thing, Kid has no...

Deborah- exactly on the HW thing, Kid has no problem with balancing HW, classes and a small job. He is also side tutoring a couple friends in addition to the math lab job. He appears to have much...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-08-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
dropped the car off this afternoon on the way...

dropped the car off this afternoon on the way home from getting kid from campus. the dryer repair man (1st trip last week) screwed up so the guy today couldnt fix it and needed to order different...
Forum: Learning at School   02-08-2017, 12:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 649
Posted By zebra15
Ahhhh well then, american schools are different....

Ahhhh well then, american schools are different. Bowing out... Angela- didn't realize you were in canada.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-08-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,022
Posted By zebra15
Taxes are an even ZERO.... dont owe, and def. no...

Taxes are an even ZERO.... dont owe, and def. no refund. No money to be found there. Its probably July 1st until my next student loan payment.

February is a very tight month for money. Lots of...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-07-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
Scratch everything I posted a few hours ago. The...

Scratch everything I posted a few hours ago. The car is headed to the dealer. 70k miles and the 'check engine light' is on. Appointment made for Thursday. I hope its fast, simple and inexpensive...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-07-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,575
Posted By zebra15
2/6/17 took kid to campus, then a pick up round....

2/6/17 took kid to campus, then a pick up round. no money spent
2/7/17 taking kid to art club- waiting for him- then coming home- stopping at post office on the way.
2/8/17 proposed plan take...
Forum: Unschooling   02-06-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,548
Posted By zebra15
This is what I wrote in January as hopeful goals...

This is what I wrote in January as hopeful goals for 2017:

Im hoping to move away from 'unschooling' with kid this year and get more toward 'adult' functioning. He is going to call campus tomorrow...
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