Time To Replace Your Underwear?

In my last post about underwear, we discussed why you shouldn’t wear underwear that are too loose or too tight.  Now that you have established what is considered too loose and too tight, let’s talk about how to change that or replace them frugally! If your underwear are too tight, you have a few options: You can start your New Year’s resolution a little early and start exercising and eating better, or you can buy new ones.  If you are … [Read more...]

Make Room, Organize Your Closet

Guess what I have been doing?  I am working on my New Year's Resolution.   Today I hauled out 3 more bags of clothing to be donated.  I quickly went through my son's and husband's tee shirt drawers, then moved on to the clothing in the closet.  Yes, I am a pack rat, but at least I can admit it.  Cleaning out all my unnecessary items will be hard on me so it is best if I do it a little at a time so it doesn't feel like I am parting with too many … [Read more...]

Commit To Your New Year’s Resolution

Did you pick a different New Year's Resolution this year than from past years?  Have you stayed true to it so far?  Whether your New Year's Resolution was to improve your social skills, become better at a certain skill, keep the house picked up,  quit smoking, control your eating habits, or etc. your new resolution has to be a priority or it will never happen for you.  Lots of people make the same old New Year's Resolution year after year, and … [Read more...]

Do Holiday Sweets Tempt You?

I look forward to holiday sweets every year.  What's not to love about pecan pie, homemade blackberry cobbler, peanut butter fudge....my list could go on and on!  Every year, my diet goes out the door and makes room for all my favorites.  I enjoy myself while I am pigging out, but then I am always so upset at what I have done.  You know what they say, "A minute on the lips, equals a lifetime on the hips."  Now if you gain weight quickly, it is … [Read more...]

Help Other’s Through KINDmovement.com

Organizations call my home at night and throughout the weekends asking me to donate money to their charity.  I have certain charities that I send donations to every year, but there is no way that I can afford to help out everyone that calls my house.  As a matter of fact, these phone calls start to become very irritating after awhile.  In the past, I have tried to tell the person on the line that I have already donated what I can for the year, … [Read more...]

Retire Your Jogging Pants With Weight Watchers

Week 22 of my Weight Watchers Journal Are you wearing jogging pants right now.....I am!  I thoroughly enjoyed myself over the holidays with cookies, fudge, cake, restaurant buffets and homemade bread.  Santa slowed down my intake on homemade sugar cookies since my 5 yr. old bagged up ALL our homemade, decorated sugar cookies for Santa to share with his elves!  Yes, I found myself making trips to my closet to eat sugar cookies from my stash, … [Read more...]