Monthly Archives: June 2009

Thursday’s Thought

“Self-reliance is the only road to true freedom, and being one’s own person is its ultimate reward”-Patricia Sampson Thank you, http://www.maion.com/photography/norway/travel_p9.html for the beautiful photo.

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Thrifty Thursday

This was my Albertson’s convenient food storage run:Before discounts, the total was $52.27 After discounts, the total was $18.09 (65% discount)PLUS, I got $10 off my next purchase, so if you count that, it was only $8.09. I don’t count … Continue reading

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Food Storage Friday (on Sunday)

It’s been a hectic week, so I’m sorry I haven’t posted in awhile. All is well here, however, and I wanted to post a little deal about food storage. A lot of people have no clue how much they need….Okay, … Continue reading

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Menu Monday – Eating from the pantry

I’ll be eating mostly from the pantry this week (with the exception of fresh produce), so, and saving the money in our grocery budget for something else….a couch!! (I cannot stand our old couches:-)) Here’s the couch I’m saving for: … Continue reading

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How’s YOUR Garden Coming?

Everyone who knows me knows I’m a big fan of gardening. It’s one of the best ways to become self-reliant…I tried to build up my garden this year, and so far it’s growing well, albeit slowly. Or maybe I’m just … Continue reading

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