Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 1.65 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: frugalmama
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-14-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Checking in quickly from the library again. My dd...

Checking in quickly from the library again. My dd is sick but getting better thankfully.

Another vote for ZenniOptical here - my glasses came from there {$15} and have held up wonderfully. I am...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-09-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Justmama - I'm higher in the dumps, at least lol....

Justmama - I'm higher in the dumps, at least lol. Not quite as low as I was thankfully. Glad to hear you found a job, even if it's PT.

CrazyMS - WTG on quitting smoking!

Satori - glad to see...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-06-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Justmama - Hoping the job interview went great!...

Justmama - Hoping the job interview went great! And that is wonderful about the shoe vouchers!

Crazyms - I'm working on increasing the income, but it's hard. Right now it's time to gear up for my...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-03-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Trying to keep chugging but the water keeps...

Trying to keep chugging but the water keeps getting thicker & thicker. Dealing with a lot of personal stuff plus missing the neighbor's granddaughters who have become like daughters to me because...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-02-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Lurking here right now. Just don't have the...

Lurking here right now. Just don't have the energy to post. It's been a hard month and not getting any easier it seems.

Hugs to all.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-26-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Checking in quickly from the library. Broker than...

Checking in quickly from the library. Broker than broke - trying to get enough to cover basic needs for dd right now.

Will try to reply to everyone when I can but until then HUGS to all.

...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-18-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Mamabear - *hugs* Hope you are able to get into...

Mamabear - *hugs* Hope you are able to get into the apt soon & that things calm down with the school.

Justmama - good luck on your state boards!

Wolfcat - WOAH. West Nile is serious. I worry...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-14-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Zebra - hoping you are okay Mamarhu - sounds...

Zebra - hoping you are okay

Mamarhu - sounds like everything is working out for you with the job & family :)

Mylie - WTG on getting the unemployment

Justmama - libraries are great aren't...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-11-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 14,252
Posted By frugalmama
Had a great trip today! For $10, I got: ~ A...

Had a great trip today! For $10, I got:

~ A Bookend
~a book for my dd
~ A Heidi Ott 18" doll in full outfit {was color of the day so .99!}
~A homeschooling book we needed for this fall
~A...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-11-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Justmama - Argh! I can't believe I forgot about...

Justmama - Argh! I can't believe I forgot about using Tea! I will try it tonight since even though it's been a couple of days, it's still pretty bad - a large portion of my upper arms are pretty much...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-09-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Checking in from the library. Hugs to everyone -...

Checking in from the library. Hugs to everyone - just don't have time to reply to each one of you thanks to library time limits :(

Yard sale went so-so. Did okay on the 1st day, but the 2nd day...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-06-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,198
Posted By frugalmama
FWIW pay attention at your grocery stores to the...

FWIW pay attention at your grocery stores to the HBA aisles. I've found a ton of dental items & soap items on clearance in the last weeks that have ended up being free or nearly free after coupons....
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-06-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Justmama - thanks. I really needed to hear that....

Justmama - thanks. I really needed to hear that. And congrats on the CNA license! I agree - look into temp agencies. VA hospitals are good too if you have one nearby.

Zebra - HUGS.


Checking...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-04-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Checking in from the library again quickly. ...

Checking in from the library again quickly.

Went to my appointment with the city agency for electric assistance this morning, and they are going to pay not only the $96 that was the remainder of...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-02-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Checking in from the library again :) They are...

Checking in from the library again :) They are having a end of summer fest today so dd is happily sitting in the puppet show after getting her face painted.

Never got a call back from the agency,...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-31-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Mamarhu - I love tie-dye too, but I would...

Mamarhu - I love tie-dye too, but I would probably pick the more conservative outfit. Just to be on the safe side.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-30-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Checking in - net got cut this morning so I am at...

Checking in - net got cut this morning so I am at the library. The kindle I bought used a couple of months ago fell this afternoon & the screen shattered :( I swear I just can't win lately.
...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-29-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Happyhats - I don't know about your printer, but...

Happyhats - I don't know about your printer, but I use refurb inks in mine to print coupons & have no issues. Just make sure it's not set to draft or fast. I buy the office depot ones normally - if...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-26-2014, 06:35 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
heyxxmcfly - I agree, go in the office if you...

heyxxmcfly - I agree, go in the office if you can. The only other way I've found that works as well is if you can do it all online {some states allow it} & submit the paperwork online. Then it's all...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-25-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Call the HHSC Ombudsman for your state - they can...

Call the HHSC Ombudsman for your state - they can sort it out. Did you get a receipt when you turned in the paperwork?
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-24-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Yard sale got postponed till next week - woke up...

Yard sale got postponed till next week - woke up sick :( . Called the Electric company & was able to get an extension until the 1st, but had to go ahead & pay the $100 of the bill I had. Praying some...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-22-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Ugh just got a disconnect notice on the electric...

Ugh just got a disconnect notice on the electric - have till Friday to get it paid. Going to call in the morning & see if I can get an extension. Really need to go down to the county office & find...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-18-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Zebra - actually I've been selling quite a bit of...

Zebra - actually I've been selling quite a bit of Homeschooling stuff this month. Mostly Sonlight items - if you have anything Sonlight I would post it for sale now & be sure to opt IN to the global...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-16-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Crazyms - I second your suggestions for cutting...

Crazyms - I second your suggestions for cutting costs. I would also add in couponing if at all possible - every bit helps. I buy a lot of my non-food items on clearance & pair a coupon with it so I...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-15-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 66,236
Posted By frugalmama
Mamarhu - You {and your son} are Awesome! I can...

Mamarhu - You {and your son} are Awesome! I can only hope my dd turns out that good.

Good vibes to all those in the housing area. I would add look into HUD foreclosures - they go cheap. Sometimes...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump: