Recycle, reuse, repurpose

While getting things out of my cupboard to start a day of cooking I realised how much I have that is reused repurposed and recycled. I’d like to share a few and please not it really is just a few things. I didn’t have the time to pull everything out and didn’t think you would... Continue Reading →

Gift giving

We live in a different state to a lot of our family. this year we are visiting two families in a whirlwind trip to two states over ten days.  Of those ten days three will be spent on aeroplanes. Now because we are visiting them we will take their birthday and Christmas gifts with us..why... Continue Reading →

my day

Its a slow day today. I have walked to the mail parcel office...7 km there and back..... to pick up 14 books.. I have Grand-kids who need Xmas and birthday gifts. The box they came in will be used to carry and protect the girls Xmas gifts, inside the suitcase on the plane. I am... Continue Reading →

Money saving tips for the bored

Anyone who doesn't want to be bored with money saving tips just do not read any further.... I hate reading through a list of money saving tips but I have to say I have found some that have proven extremely helpful over the year. The other day I was visiting my son... lovable creature a... Continue Reading →

when on the bus

Do not and I repeat this, DO NOT suggest getting off the bus early and walking home and should your Hubby agree with you SLAP HIM SENSELESS GIRLS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We went to the fruit and veg markets near our new home. They are only on Saturday mornings. We got up early, caught the bus and went... Continue Reading →

War on waste

I try to re-purpose items all the time. I reuse, recycle and re-purpose as much as I am able to do. Take Hubby's socks... I darn and save them. When they are beyond darning I re-purpose them. I have used some for cleaning rags. I have one that is to the point where I cut it... Continue Reading →

Paying for lunches

yep sure and bust my budget lol   Ok guys who nowadays actually still buys their lunches every day or that morning coffee,  lunchtime coffee etc etc.......... anyone who actually answered yes keep reading. Hubby takes his lunch everyday to work so do most of his workmates. Its quite the norm at his workplace for everyone... Continue Reading →

Sweat stains on work shirts

My husband like many men, leaves perspiration stains/build up on the underarms of his work shirts. Deodorant is the main culprit but try as I might I cant find any that stops this issue and we have used them all over the years. I have also used everything I can think of to get rid... Continue Reading →

new clothes?

I have been working on weight loss...sorry its a boring ramble today... and although I am not really putting the effort into this that I could, I am finally losing size. This is great but............ My jeans are falling off. Now this is wonderful and I love the fact I have gotten to this point... Continue Reading →

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