No Buy Feb 2015- week 3 overview

As promised at the rules and plans, we did get our green box on weds and I was thrilled to see a pound bag of carrot per box, remember we get a box per person. The apples will go to miss puddin as she needs fresh eating not just her vit water for health.

I was not quite as happy to see 4 more huge turnips but fresh is fresh..

The biggest want this week was a new dvd player, I do not have tv but I do I went our like my movies and my dvd player died this week, so I have been reading even more then normal but even I can read so much..

went with a girlfriend on Friday, she got me a coffee, so it was a gift but I still  consider it a tiny cheat but on my big day out at the equine day, I faithfully packed two sandwhiches, canned fruit, and premade jars of coffee or hot chocolate, just add water and heat, it was a very heavy snow day and the roads were very bad indeed so I was gone even longer then planned.

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With the birth of a number new lambs this week, I finally have fresh milk back in the house.. well I will but this week has been about putting the good stuff away just in case. this week I will be able to start milking share programs and start bringing in enough for cooking, yogurt an cheese making soon

Gifts this week

Valentines gifts- two fluffy stuffie sheep, one white, one pink

One cup of to go tims large coffee

Savings this week.. the same as last week..

Money that was saved

  • Regular allowance for both him and her -20
  • ebooks- 10
  • Movie allowance normal got every two weeks, split into weekly-20
  • Church basement-5
  • Coffee out- 2
  • Grocery- 50

Total Savings to date : 306 dollars in total.

only one more very short week to go, and we are holding.. hubby says I need to re think march challenge as we are doing it pretty much in feb no buy and he does not want to do eight weeks.. will give that some thought, he has a point.

 

 

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5 Responses to No Buy Feb 2015- week 3 overview

  1. Sounds like y’all are doing great! I do have to agree with hubby about March though. I know when we FINALLY get done with our month-long grocery no-spend challenge this week, it may be a while before I can even mention those words in this house again… LOL!

    ~Taylor-Made Ranch~
    Texas

  2. Mindie says:

    Your hubby needs to spend a little…. LOL Poor guy. Give him $5 next month and let him go wild! Thank you for being part of the (mis)Adventures Monday Blog Hop!

  3. flipflopbarnyard says:

    Thanks for sharing at the Homestead Blog Hop! Hope to see you again this week. 🙂

  4. Pingback: No Buy Feb- 5 year anniversary | Just another Day on the Farm

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