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Today i Cd my youngest and my oldest wore big boy underwear (yah!!)<br>
I washed 5 loads of laundry plus diapers (about 4 total cycles) and only dried 3 loads in the dryer. everything else was hung up in the house to dry.<br>
we eat all our meals at home, we didnt leave the house at all, we drank wic milk(free lol) and our meals came from stuff i had coupons for.<br>
Saturday i planted a small garden at my moms (cant here) so i wont be spending an arm and a leg on tomatoes, green beans and cucumbers(we <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/love.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="love"> them lol)<br>
what did you all do?
 

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It's a new day here, so I'll post yesterday...<br><br>
CD'd the babe, hung ALL of my laundry outside to dry, cleaned out the fridge and used up leftover chicken/fruit/pasta/rice for dinner, walked to the library and post office (walked, so saved gas...library for books...post office to mail out a package from an Ebay sale...TRIPLE PLAY! <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="thumbs up"> )
 

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Hmm, these are my fav threads! <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="orange big grin"><br><br>
Cded both of the youngest kids<br><br>
Ate lunch at my mom's and dinner at a friend's house <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="thumbs up"> (we were invited :LOL)<br><br>
Attended a bday party where I took gifts I purchased throughout the year on clearance. Nice stuff, low prices! <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="orange big grin"><br><br>
Made all my coffee at home today (this is a huge step for me <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/img/vbsmilies/smilies/bag.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="Bag">: )
 

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Washed 4 loads of laundry, drying all of it outside.<br>
Made dinner out of leftovers from the fridge + salad<br>
No shopping, no driving (dh has used the car though <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="smile">)<br><br>
Knitting with what I have instead of buying new yarn <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="smile">
 

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CD'd the babe, ate food bought with coupons and sales, drank a Pepsi <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/img/vbsmilies/smilies/bag.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="Bag">: (but I got a case of 24 for $1.34 after sales and rebate! <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="thumbs up">), and the whole family went to the pool (I spent $50 on a family pass the beginning of June and we've went no less than 25 times now...$4.50-$6 a pop for the whole family...we've MORE than gotten our money's worth and are swimming for free from here on out! <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title="orange big grin"> )
 

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Went to a free YMCA party/cookout today. Didn't spend anything other than the little bit of gas to get there. Hung out at home the rest of the day and even got to take a NAP!!<br><br>
Cooked Bfast & Dinner from scratch.
 

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still working on today yesterday i<br>
Cded ds 2 and ds 1 wore underware<br>
wore handme downs and clothes weve had forever<br>
had cereal and cereal bars for breakfast that my mom bought for us<br>
had leftovers for lunch<br>
make "hamburger helper" from scatch except with ground turkey<br>
sunday i weeded my garder and discuvered ive got some life growing lol<br>
washed a ton of laundry but hung dry everything<br>
washed cds and hung dry (not very frugal with the water but i dont pay for it)<br>
had my bro fix DS1 ladder to his bunk bed instead of getting a new one<br>
A few days ago i traded our old baby stuff for big kid clothes bedding things we needed<br>
i think thats it lol
 

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Cloth diapered toddler.<br>
Did a load of diapers and hung them out to dry.<br>
Soaked beans.<br>
Walked to the community garden to water our seedlings.<br>
Kept the air-conditioning off all morning.<br>
Made a pot of coffee instead of going to the coffee shop (though, the day isn't over yet).<br>
Walked to the free water park (that we go to instead of joining the private (to the tune of $1300 dollar membership) pool).<br>
I'm not going to buy any more folkwear patterns until I finish the one I am working on--so I haven't bought a pattern today...
 
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