Tagged: Thrifty Fun

Watch “No Impact Man” Instantly on Netflix

Watch “No Impact Man” Instantly on Netflix

I was feeling super-productive yesterday, finishing up knitting projets and organizing papers, and logged on to Netflix for a documentary to “enrich” my experience.  I was so excited to find No Impact Man as an option for Instant Queue. I watched this DVD earlier this year and wrote a review...

My Thrifty Little Puppy

My Thrifty Little Puppy

Spencer took this picture of Tony when I was home last weekend.  It makes me laugh, I hope you like it too! I was looking for some peanut butter to fill Tony’s “Kong” ball, but found an “empty” jar.  Seeing as the point of the toy was to have a...

Stuff Love

Stuff Love

When I was little and would say I “loved” anything, Mom would scold me and say that you can’t love things.  Love is for people and maybe for pets. So I can’t say I love things.  But the more I don’t buy anything new (because of the Compact) the more...

A Compact Conversation With My Mom

A Compact Conversation With My Mom

I was chatting with my mom today about the great relief I felt being done with my Christmas shopping.  So glad I don’t have to do all that crap next year, I say. “What?! ” She says,  “You’re actually doing that thing?” Yup.  I am doing that thing.  I am...

Trudging Through a Winter Wonderland

Trudging Through a Winter Wonderland

Swiss Valley State Park Dubuque County, Iowa Spencer and I spent the afternoon at our favorite park taking our favorite Tony for a walk.  Well, we tried to walk.  There was a sign asking for walkers to please avoid the ski tracks, which we did our best to do.  Taking...