I am your typical housewife living in high maintenance suburbia. I have a handsome husband, 2 kids and a flock of pet chickens. I try and feed my family with $100 a month. With the help of coupons, gardening and bartering I am able to squeeze the most out of our grocery budget and still manage to have a little fun along the way.
Nothing says “Wow… you’re living high on the hog”… like a stack of wood on the back porch and a bunch of chickens enclosed in a overpriced piece of plastic with cardboard taped to the outside of it… I’d use all the fan mail letters I had to carry home from the Post Office in Read More >>
Sooo… Sunday afternoon was lovely… it was such a nice day in fact I had told The Girl Who Thinks She’s A Bird and her bff Little Miss Smarty Pants to bring the baby chicks outside for a little frolic in the grass. The weather was perfect. This was the baby chicks 3rd outing in Read More >>
I shelled out big bucks this week… $33.16 to be exact… I’m going to have to sit down this week and figure out my budget and “must have” grocery items and try to make it all happen. Now more throwing money out the window frivolously for this girl… I paid $20.98 oop (out of pocket) Read More >>
The Girl and The Handsome Husband took a walk into the woods… The Girl Who Thinks She’s A Bird had an assignment for photography class… She was suppose to take “landscape photos”… this is what she came back with… Mmmm… yummy Banana Slugs… Wild Animals… Wildflowers… And art… I bet city folks would pay big Read More >>