‘The Tightwad Gazette’ by Amy Dacyczyn

This was a great book for me years ago when I was first starting out – I read it from cover to cover (and at 900+ pages, it’s a lot of book!). Amy was ‘green’ before being green was even in style.


While transferring my books to another bookcase last month, I saw The Tightwad Gazette and put it aside. Continue reading

Grocery Shopping Entourage

I usually try to go grocery shopping by myself.  I love going through the aisles, checking out new products and reading labels. I menu plan and shop from a list, but I still like to browse in case I see something on sale, or an item that wasnt on the list that we are running low on.

My shoulder has been sore for the last few days, which meant I couldnt manuever the grocery cart around as usual. Hubby offers to come and help, so we pack up our 4 year old, pile into the car and go. Continue reading