Guest Blogger Susan

Soup’s on! How to Hold a Soup Swap

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How to Hold a Soup Swap

I decided to start a soup swap.  I got the idea from a Facebook post my cousin Zoe was tagged in.  Her group each makes a batch of soup over the weekend and then each member gets a pint of each kind on Monday which they all eat for lunch that week. That sounded like […]

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How I Got a New Food Processor for Free

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My new food processor

I dropped my food processor on a tile floor. The housing cracked but it still worked. The fact that it still worked may or may not be a result of some soldering that happened a couple of years back when I dropped it the first time. When I say worked, I mean whirred for a […]

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Finding Inner Peace in Uncharted Waters

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sailboat

A friend of mine put his house and business up for sale.   He has purchased a sailboat and is going to spend a few years sailing the globe.  For real.

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Cash Diet Check-In

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Cash Diet Check-In

Oh, readers. I have not been a good role model. Not at all. Putting on myself on a cash diet was going great in October and November. Then there was a little holiday called Black Friday. And one called Christmas. And another called five family birthdays in one week. I fell off the cash-only wagon […]

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Hiding In My Metaphorical Closet

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Closet door

My house is a ranch style home with a full basement. To get from the first floor to the basement there is a set of wooden steps under which a handy previous owner built a closet. It was a perfect place to keep the cardboard boxes I might need someday.   And, as the saying goes, […]

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Find New Recipes with Gojee

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Gojee

I found a free app that has proven to be interesting and helpful.  It’s is called Gojee and it acts as a giant recipe database. Unlike other recipe databases where searches are conducted by the name of a dish, this app search by ingredients the user might have on hand.  It also allows searchers to […]

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Starting a Cash Diet

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starting a cash diet

In the last 12 months I have made some major purchases.  I bought a new snow blower, a much newer car, a new couch, finished the fence around my back yard and a reader board sign for the farm.  All of them were necessary purchases, expect for the couch.  The couch was just as too […]

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