Category Archives: End 08 Great

End 08 Great – Frugal & Fabulous Christmas

This is Decembers End 08 Great challenge at Happty to be @ Home. While I didn’t post about this earlier, I am doing a pretty good job at this one. I created a Christmas list and then pared it down … Continue reading

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End 08 Great, New Habit November

This fits in well with other things that have been coming across my space lately. I found a link to Productivity501 and their Habit List. Then the Habit List course talked about putting Negative Items on your Habit List. This … Continue reading

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I’m cooking!

I did it. I created a shopping list first. It sat around for 2 weeks before we had time to go to the grocery store. My husband graciously bought the items on my grocery list while picking up food to … Continue reading

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October Challenge for End ’08 Great

This month it’s cooking! I really want to do a better job of getting cooking done so I am happy to have this motivation. The introductory article is a great resource, discussing having a master menu plan and base grocery … Continue reading

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30 Days of Nothing

I found this idea, but not until the last few days of Sept. We have decided to do this for October. Here is how it was described: These are expensive times, and families are having to get creative in maximizing … Continue reading

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Finances shaping up…

but not because of anything I’ve done. I followed one of those internet links to get an estimate for how much life insurance for Anthony would cost. That lead to sales calls and emails from the company to get us … Continue reading

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End 08 Great – Fixin’ Our Finances

Now, for this month’s challenge! Here’s my post about what I want to try to do this month. I already provided a breakdown of how much money we spent on food (restaurant, grocery, personal coffee/snacks/lunch) in July and August (way … Continue reading

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End 08 Great – Face Time with the Kids

Here is the August entry   August was the month the nephew came back so this was easy! Connor came back on Saturday August 23rd. He spent the night with Anthony at the Clash of the Clergy where our pastor … Continue reading

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End 08 Great – Conquer the Clutter

I came across Happy To Be At Home and they are having a great second half of 2008 challenge. July was Conquer the Clutter I’ll take credit for my work in June to clean out the nephew’s room after he … Continue reading

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