Monthly Archives: October 2011

Joy Over Junk

What we need is all in our head.  Many countries could live for a month on what the average American goes thru in a day.  We’re all wanting to downsize, live within our means and cut the fat from our … Continue reading

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My iDependancy

I’ve been relegated to what I refer to as the ‘craptop’ for over a month now as we make our international transition.  I knew that I was a big computer junkie but until I had my cyber abilities stripped from … Continue reading

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Guest Post:Lois Willand “The Use-It-Up Cookbook”

From Angela: Today it’s my pleasure to turn Dandilyon Fluff over to the thrifty hands of Lois Willand, author of the The Use-It-Up Cookbook A Guide for Minimizing Food Waste.  The timing for this book to be re-released couldn’t be … Continue reading

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The Infamous Use-It-Up CookBook ala Kindle

I just got an exciting email last night from Lois Willand, author of the infamous The Use-It-Up Cookbook: A Guide for Minimizing Food Waste.  Lois’ book is mentioned in The Tightwad Gazette, well known in tightwad circles as being the Bible of … Continue reading

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It’s a Money! Money! Monday

Today we are officially debt free.  It’s taken a lot of creative scrimping over the years but it has finally paid off.  We owe no one and have brought our total monthly costs to around $500 a month. The era … Continue reading

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Speaking for Fish

I had a recent good experience with the power of words to accomplish good things.  Walking thru a shop recently we just happened to pass the fish section and found widespread death and neglect.  Fish were floating in all states … Continue reading

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Global Protests No Solution

Seems like politics are running in the same spirit as late night infomercials as of late.  Everyone has a quick and easy solution that requires only 10 minutes a day and you can do it while you watch television with … Continue reading

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Letting the Dino-car Die

We’ve decided not to get a car. For one thing, they are expensive.  Forget the price of gas – cars require you to pay for insurance, tires, oil & various fluids as well as expensive mechanic fees. Over at The … Continue reading

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Bloggers: Suit Up!

October 13th is known worldwide as International Suit Up Day (thx Mandas!) and fans of Barney Stinson and fine haberdashery everywhere are celebrating. Barney Stinson is known for his high standards of awesomeness and I thought this might be a good time … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s JournalJabber Interview

The interview with JournalJabber last night was so much fun!  Cambria, Cassie and Amy are always so fun to talk and listen to that JournalJabber is quickly becoming the most happening show on the net.  I walked around outside our little … Continue reading

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