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Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-15-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By orangemomma
I am going backwards here - had to use the baby...

I am going backwards here - had to use the baby EF to pay towards a car repair bill. I now have $18 and change in savings. Sigh.:frown:
Forum: Organize & Declutter   10-15-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 8,923
Posted By orangemomma
donated 45 items of clothing to a clothing drive...

donated 45 items of clothing to a clothing drive for the upcoming holidays

trashed 65 cassette tapes - oh my goodness, I feel old. I still have so many more but decided those 65 were too beat up...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-26-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 754
Views: 25,494
Posted By orangemomma
Congratulations Nexxus! Hoping for a sticky...

Congratulations Nexxus! Hoping for a sticky little bean for you!

Unfortunate news for me about the older moms breastfeeding while TTC. My little one shows no signs of wanting to give it up. I...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   09-17-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 8,923
Posted By orangemomma
There haven't been any posts on this thread in...

There haven't been any posts on this thread in awhile - how's everybody doing with their challenges?
It has been very slooooww going for me.


1 long sleeved tshirt
2 pairs of shorts - all to my...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-07-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By orangemomma
myfillingquiver - thanks for sharing your...

myfillingquiver - thanks for sharing your inspiring story!

ragana - I am currently working on my debt snowball as I also fund my baby emergency fund......I found no motivation in funding my BEF...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   09-04-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By orangemomma
lilac did you and your brother ever figure out a...

lilac did you and your brother ever figure out a solution to help him keep his spending under control?

I have decided that I need to get gazelle intense about my debt - but the idea of working...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-26-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 365
Posted By orangemomma
We have a toddler like this :-) DD(3) will only...

We have a toddler like this :-) DD(3) will only come to the table briefly before she is off and running (or playing, or spinning or jumping), she will eat more if I hand feed her as well.

What has...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   08-24-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 8,923
Posted By orangemomma
1 broken game to the trash lamp shade,...

1 broken game to the trash

lamp shade, jigsaw puzzle, plastic jar with lid and pepper mill all to the donation bin

New total 228/2014
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-20-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 754
Views: 25,494
Posted By orangemomma
Congratulations Rain!:grin:

Congratulations Rain!:grin:
Forum: Organize & Declutter   08-18-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 8,923
Posted By orangemomma
100 pieces of paper recycled = 10 items for my...

100 pieces of paper recycled = 10 items for my decluttering count

2 broken plastic toys to the trash

New total 223/2014
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-18-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,189
Posted By orangemomma
Hi all, Nice to see some of the same friendly...

Hi all,
Nice to see some of the same friendly faces from before! I know for myself that I stopped participating because it just seemed like I wasn't making any progress and I didn't like being...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-07-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 754
Views: 25,494
Posted By orangemomma
This thread is super quiet. How is everyone...

This thread is super quiet. How is everyone doing? Rain - did you have that baby yet? Hoping all is well for you :) honeybunmom - are things going well for you with the pregnancy?

My last cycle...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   08-07-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 8,923
Posted By orangemomma
27 magazines to recycling 3 broken toys to the...

27 magazines to recycling
3 broken toys to the trash

New total 211/2014
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-30-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By orangemomma
Awesome! :thumb I wonder if my library has this -...

Awesome! :thumb I wonder if my library has this - gotta check!
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-25-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,488
Posted By orangemomma
7/23 No spend :grin: 7/24 I blew it...

7/23 No spend :grin:

7/24 I blew it yesterday - spent $31.97 on completely unnecessary clothes at a 50-70% off sale at a local department store - the only redeeming thing is that it's a local...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-23-2014, 03:40 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,488
Posted By orangemomma
Congrats on the houses everyone! So exciting! ...

Congrats on the houses everyone! So exciting!

For myself, I need to change how I think about some of my purchases. It seems that I am doing a fair amount of unnecessary spending but some of it has...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-18-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,488
Posted By orangemomma
What happened to that feature where you could...

What happened to that feature where you could pull up the last post you made in a thread? Seems to have disappeared since mothering switched over to vBadvanced. It was SO helpful to not have to...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-14-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,488
Posted By orangemomma
Reporting on the weekend past - didn't go as well...

Reporting on the weekend past - didn't go as well as I would have hoped.............

7/11 $12.40 for food and a card for my aunt's 70th bday party - completely necessary and this money spent with...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   07-14-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 754
Views: 25,494
Posted By orangemomma
I am still breastfeeding as well. My DD is 3 but...

I am still breastfeeding as well. My DD is 3 but she still really wants that milk. I work outside of the home a lot and I just can't say no when I see that little face! I am 45, trying for #3...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   07-11-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 754
Views: 25,494
Posted By orangemomma
Congrats zbugmama! Nexxus - feel better...

Congrats zbugmama!

Nexxus - feel better soon! 6 weeks is a long time to be sick.

I just had a 28 day cycle after months and months with my cycles being 25-26 days. I am kinda excited by this -...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-10-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,488
Posted By orangemomma
7/9 2.98 at the thrift store - 2 dresses for DD....

7/9 2.98 at the thrift store - 2 dresses for DD. This is a hard one to categorize. I mean it was totally unnecessary :frown: but to see how excited she was to receive them and know that she will wear...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   07-09-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 754
Views: 25,494
Posted By orangemomma
Congrats honeybunmom! Carita, what has...

Congrats honeybunmom!

Carita, what has happened for you is not right. I am sorry.

chilee - I think my cycle is getting longer again.............maybe there is hope still? Last month was 27 days...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-09-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,488
Posted By orangemomma
I haven't really kept track of which day I spent...

I haven't really kept track of which day I spent what but I am going to write down my purchases here to evaluate if any of them were unnecessary.
Since the beginning of the month I have had to buy...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-04-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,488
Posted By orangemomma
Hi, I am orangemomma and am excited to try out...

Hi, I am orangemomma and am excited to try out this new format. I had wanted to participate in the past but got all hung up on the posting every day aspect..................

My goal for the month...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   07-04-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 8,923
Posted By orangemomma
1 piece of work equipment returned to work 1...

1 piece of work equipment returned to work
1 bag full of plastic bags to recycling

new total 181/2014

I have definitely hit a slump with this - but there are still 6 months left of the year!
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