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2017 – The Year of Nothing New

Okay. Okay. I said that there wouldn’t be any new year resolutions from me… I’m going to stay the same awkward, sarcastic, foul-mouthed delight that you’ve all come to know and love… However, in an effort to get my consumer … Continue reading

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Patriotic Picnic Safe Brownie “Ice Cream” Cones

Inspired by Noble Pig’s Patriotic Cones &  Half Baked Harvest’s Hot Fudge Brownie and Double Scooped Ice Cream Sundae High Hat Cupcakes…in a Cone! I kind of mixed and matched and came up with this! There are many methods out … Continue reading

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The Third Birthday Bug Ball

I learned how to make and decorate with royal icing (amateurly, but good enough for little kids)! Among other fun projects.   Pin It

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Day 30 of 31 of the No Spend Challenge

How’d we do? Pretty good. Daina did choose to go out for pizza for her birthday dinner and chose a store bought cake mix for her cake. $30.67 spent on dump runs $85.05 spent on fuel for the vehicles $137.60 … Continue reading

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…and so it begins

Day 1 of no spending and I realize I’m low on my coffee creamer. Guess I’ll relearn how to make my own. 🙂 Pin It

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July No Spend Challenge

For the month of July, our family is accepting the challenge of not spending any money, with the following exceptions: Mortgage / Utilities  / Insurance Medications & Toilet paper (something I’m never willing to deal without. 🙂 ) Perishable grocery items; … Continue reading

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Complete fail

It’s almost a year since I was supposed to have completed a round of 101 in 1001 and I completely failed. I actually just forgot about it. I started a 2nd round of 101 in 1001 on January 2, 2012. … Continue reading

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Dear Marvel & Amazon.com

When I search for Captain Marvel (in Clothing), I do not expect, nor want, to see:   or even worse, when searching for “Captain Marvel” with quotes!: Although, to be fair, at least the second search has some old school … Continue reading

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*stamping on my forehead*

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Read Creatively

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