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A Lot Of Bland Versus A Bit Of Awesome

Frugal is mistaken for cheap. Frugal is realizing that a bit of awesome is much better than a lot of bland, and costs a lot less too. 1,179 more words

Typical Weekend

Most weekends look like this. Fixin’ up the Double D until we deem road worthy. River of course, supervises. All walls done, most electrical; lighting, ceiling done, cabinets going in now. 160 more words


Resolution Update

So, remember that New Year’s Resolution? (I mean mine, not yours. You can stop feeling guilty now.) I resolved to do something about waste: create less and bring less into my house. 402 more words

Thrift Lifetstyle

A world without stuff

Continuing my mission to declutter my life and live more simply I am sat at a table top sale getting rid of more stuff.  I am surrounded by a village hall full of people doing the same thing.  740 more words



For about 2 1/2 years now I’ve been wearing pretty much the same outfit everyday.  I have about four plain, green, long sleeve shirts and about four brown pairs of pants.   1,241 more words


How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies... Naturally

Oh, I just love juicy titles such as this one.  ‘Makes me want to keep reading!  I have to admit that I thought about naming one category for my posts as “The Odd Things I Do.”  This might just be one of them.   683 more words

Island Life

Single-tasking: focusing on the here and now

‘Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus.’ ~Alexander Graham Bell.

I used to be the multi-tasking champion. 415 more words

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