Frugal 5 Friday

When life comes at you!

I had all these plans to get back in the swing of things and weekly posting, and then LIFE happened. The last time I was here I think I mentioned that I thought I was being underpaid. Whooaa boy was I being underpaid!! So that could probably be a post all on it's own, but… Continue reading When life comes at you!

Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal 5 Friday 3/15/19

I for one am ready for spring! We've had some good melting as of late, but there's still about a foot and a half of snow in our front yard. I'm itching to get into my garden, but it'll be awhile yet before we get there. Anyhoo, here's what we did to be frugal this… Continue reading Frugal 5 Friday 3/15/19

Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal 5 10/12/18

Well here I am! It feels like it has been ages and ages. I will have a real state of the frugal union for November, but for now our finances are a bit of a jumble. A few weeks ago I noticed that a sheet of shingles had blown off of our roof. I told… Continue reading Frugal 5 10/12/18

State of the Frugal Union

August 1st State of the Frugal Union

So where have I been the last month? Everywhere it seems. I traveled for work for our annual user's conference and while it's lots of fun, there's a lot of prep work that goes into it and this year it was 2000 miles across the country. I had a great time, but I'm really really… Continue reading August 1st State of the Frugal Union

State of the Frugal Union

July 1st State of the Frugal Union

As usual it was a crazy month! Our 2nd jobs unexpectedly cut our hours to the tune of about $1900 that we were planning on to help dig us out of our hole. These were hours that had been confirmed months and months in advance so I've been doing a lot of moving things around… Continue reading July 1st State of the Frugal Union