I bought mulch bags that were discounted because they had a hole in them. I used the truck so it didn't matter if they made a little mess. I only finished putting down half so far,
Husband went to Kroger to pick up three free things I had on my card. He came home with two. He said that was hard work looking for those free things. I think the little candy bar from last Friday slipped through the cart because it wasn't on the receipt. I will get it next time. He took the bottles back finally. I love him!
We went to a 50 mile long garage sale this weekend. I didn't buy anything except some pretend food toys for the grand baby for $1.00. My mind was made up if we don't need it I will not buy it. The prices also seemed a little higher than our garage sales in the area.
Accepted tomato cages from a sweet neighbor,
What was on the dinner table:
Monday; Leftovers from eating out (daughter took me out for Mother's day last week)
Wednesday: Beanie Weanie's
Thursday: Baked Chicken and potato salad
Friday Taco bell
Saturday Chicken fajitas (made with leftover chicken)
Sunday Mother's day menu: (diet is off for today!) I just feel that it's worth making a great dinner to have everyone together today. That's Mother's Day to me!
I prepped a lot of this last night:
Bacon wrapped pork chops
Grandmas rolls (I used half of the dough for sweet rolls- they would have been cinnamon rolls but I forgot the cinnamon ...)
Corn on the cob
My Goals for this Week:
In the garden:
Although I was able to weed some I didn't lay down all the mulch I had bought yet. I hope to get that done this week and of course pull more weeds. There are always weeds.
Make seed bombs.
I love my new cleaning schedule and tackling my closet is on my list this week.
Go through and sort garage sale items. I hope to have a garage sale the first week of June.
Write a book review.
What frugal things have you done so far this week?
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