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Charity shopping and Tea: therapy for Nurses.

Today was a Day Off – and not only that, it was also a Day Off for two good friends, Medical Nurse and cardiology Nurse! (When I am not being Frugal Mrs P, I am Trauma Nurse). 336 more words


Mini tip - lemons & limes.

Oranges and lemons say the bells of St Clements!

This post is just a reminder that sometimes you can get a bargain and use your freezer to get every last drop out of your money’s worth (see what I did there? 144 more words


New Orleans Red Beans

I lived and studied in New Orleans, Louisiana for 6 months when I was at university. There are no words really to say how fun it was or how much good it did me as a nineteen year old to go out into the world (well, the USA) and learn. 241 more words


Picnics, Parties and Savings.

What lovely weather we’ve been having. Led Monsieur to comment “There is a lot of weather”, and that this is why the British talk about it a lot. 486 more words


Upcycle This

Today there were “green festivals” in both my town and the next town over, but I didn’t make either one. Too busy with Little League and working on my daughter’s room. 659 more words


Save your food budget with infused water

We all struggle with trying to get our food bills lower.  We clip coupons, buy generic, eat more beans and less meat but we often overlook one of the simplest ways to lower our food budget. 348 more words


An Accidental Find...

While cleaning out one of our 2 refrigerators last week, I found this little guy

an onion that was eager to become a plant!  So I stuck him in a pot with some soil… 157 more words