A great family craft chocolate business in my mountain community.
I look forward to my visit every weekend
There is a difference between cheap and frugal. I save money were it doesn't matter so I can splurge on the best!
Today's lunch - leftover salad fixings with thin sliced roast beef and smoked Gouda ($1.50) just sliced from the supermarket deli.
Leftovers for lunch
Something good inside!?! What the heck is Rakuten you may be wondering?
Formerly Ebates! Guess who got their "big fat" check?
Yours truly. Every penny counts.
See the link in my profile for money saving tips using "Ebates" now Rakuten!
Just another awesome weekend in the mountains! Slept in. Breakfast at home. Then pilates, picked up my club coffee @blkmtncoffee rented a video, picked up this book at the library and enjoying it with a ghost shake @elbuencacao#idyllwild#blkmtncof
Nothing like splurging on a tasty, healthy and delicious lunch with my son before he leaves tomorrow for his first "real" job straight out of college!
Happy Father's Day to my wonderful husband who happens to be the best father I know ️
My latest library book!
I borrowed this to browse for ideas while I wait for The Automatic Millionaire to come in from a different branch.
It would have cost me $29 to buy this book.
I am finding some great small space ideas for our remodeling pro
My son graduated from college last month.
After doing his thinking man pose he did this one "The Stressed Man" pose.
The pressure of school is gone but now starts "real" life. Where to live, where to work, buy a car?
I gave him a copy of David Bac
Just hanging out at home with my favorite wine and cuddling with my girl watching the finale of The Voice (on Hulu). I love all four so it doesn't matter who wins.
What are you doing this weekend?
Happy Mother's Day to those smiling down upon us
See the link in my profile for tribute to mom and other special ladies that helped shape the woman I am today.
Celebrated our son's college graduation last night. Saw this on campus this morning!
Great message to graduates everywhere!
Thanks a latte!
Love this new book by David Bach.
A great short story that can shift the way you live the rest of your life.
Nothing like breakfast at home, it tastes amazing and is amazingly low cost too!
Less than $2 a serving.
Check out the link in my profile for additional low cost breakfast options.
What is your low cost go to breakfast?
"Come on Mom, put down that stupid phone and pet me "
Thanks to my sister for giving me this book for Christmas ️ I have written three gratitudes for each day. Something as simple as sleeping in or bigger like setting and achieving a money saving goal.
I love looking back and re-reading what I wrote fr
This is one of my splurges!
Stopped by El Buen Cacao to check out their new digs!
Be sure to check them out here or online. You won't be disappointed!
To find out more about splurges compared to habits see the link in my profile.
A little cabbage soup
Happy Earth Day!
See the link in my profile to find out how we celebrated Earth Day when my son was growing up.
Planted these flowers and herbs yesterday!
Spring in the mountains...
Breakfast at home!
Save money by making breakfast at home. My waffle maker was one of the best food prep purchases!
I love waffles. They are very versatile. You can add fruit or just butter and syrup. (Or add ice cream for dessert ) See the link in