Sonny-boy graduated from college this past May. While he is going to grad school, he also is working and 24 years old. That means he needs to spread his wings and rent an apartment of his own instead of living at home (while he lived off campus in college, he did return home for vacations). … Read More about Tips For Furnishing an Apartment Cheaply
Candie’s Ask Hubby Question: Hi Hubby, I have a question about finances and IRAs. I recently retired from city government and I am now making more retired than I was working. But I couldn’t sit at home and my CPA told me that he would figure out how much more taxes I had to have … Read More about Ask Hubby!
How To Freeze Rhubarb. Easy step by step directions on how to freeze rhubarb. A great way to enjoy the sweet tart taste of rhubarb in recipes year-round. Hubby and I went out for a ride a few weeks ago, and he bought some rhubarb. While we made a fabulous dessert with a portion of … Read More about How To Freeze Rhubarb
Spring has finally sprung in New York State. It has been really late this year. Just this past week the leaves have opened, the buds have dropped and sprouts are rising from the ground. This past week was glorious, so I went out a few days ago and took some pictures of the flowering plants … Read More about How Does Your Garden Grow?
Garage Sale Tips. Here are a few of the things I’ve learned selling at yard sales over the years. Also known as yard sales, moving sales, and clean out the house sales, these sales can garner a lot of cash for you! These tips will help you get more cash, and run your garage sale … Read More about Garage Sale Tips
Yeah yeah, some people would say that honor belongs to milk. My opinion? Milk-smilk! Stale peeps have it all over ever other food… except possibly Nutella. A few weeks ago Hubby bought a load of 90% off Easter candy. Included were a few packages of peeps were included in that haul. I immediately opened the … Read More about Stale Peeps – Nature’s Most Nearly Perfect Food
The perfect meatloaf recipe to make use of your leftover vegetables, grains and the ground beef, chicken, pork, or turkey in your refrigerator. Easy to make, this yummy 2 lb meatloaf recipe turns out perfectly, and delicious, every time! Clean Out The Fridge Loaf Recipe First things first: sign up for my weekly newsletter! You … Read More about Clean Out The Fridge Loaf
A few weeks ago I posted Sunday Morning Shopping making it very clear that I may not be out shopping on Sunday ever again (or at least not every week). This is a reader driven post having little to do with me – except I may run out to get whatever good deals you all … Read More about Sunday Morning Shopping
A small rant … I have very few physically redeeming features. But, one that I do have is my absolutely gorgeous hair. I have a ton of it, it does what I want, and the colors are lovely. I went to the hairdresser last week, had a full cover color, then my hair foiled, then … Read More about The Hair! Oh No, Not The Hair!