This week is one of the weeks in the year when my husband and I try not to eat meat. This is for religious reasons. I was going to gloss over the part where we completely forgot for the first week, but then my mother-in-law laughingly assures me that this August period is one of the most difficult fasts to keep! 171 more words
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You know you’re really frugal when you find yourself mending, well, rags.
When I was about seven months pregnant with Big Brother, I headed over to my mother’s house (I lived in my hometown then) to make cloth diaper wipes out of old receiving blankets, T-shirts, and pajama pants, plus some new flannel my mother had lying around. 389 more words