Category Archives: Budget

Sour Cream Take Two

Sour Cream. The struggle is real. As I agonized, read recipes, watched Do a Dollop of Daisy commercials, I finally fell back on what I know and decided on the pound cake. My main issue isn’t with pound cake. Pound … Continue reading

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Sour Cream for Days

  So, this past weekend is such a blur. We had family. We had a swim meet. We had a first communion AND the party to go with the first communion. I was drugged out with Sudafed and Robitusson and … Continue reading

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Fortune Cookies and Silver Linings

So, Sunday. My “day off.” We got up, went to mass, I dropped everyone off and then went to a friend’s house to pick up Abby’s swim bag that she had embroidered for me. Then I went to get gas … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Jingle On

I told her I’d do it, and I did it. Totally stole Candice’s quote to me last week when I was literally drowning in the quagmire that was pneumonia, strep and yes, the dreaded flu. As it is, my son … Continue reading

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Strategies and Sustenance

So, for weeks now I see people posting on Facebook all the things they’re thankful for. I love reading these. I agree with almost every single one and I laugh heartily, chortle as it were, at all the silly ones. … Continue reading

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A Storm’s a Brewing

A storm’s a brewing and it isn’t named Sandy. This storm is a budget overhaul that came in the form of a challenge set forth by Kit’s husband Forrest. He challenged Kit to cut her budget over the next three … Continue reading

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Busy, busy, busy

Whew! Wow, so it’s been a few weeks. Honestly, the time has flown by so quickly that I can’t believe it’s been so long. What have we done you ask? Well, there’s been surgery (which went great), and the subsequent … Continue reading

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