Category Archives: frugal mama living

2013 Gateway Chalk Art Festival

Since last year’s festival was so amazing, I made sure to keep on the lookout for when the chalk art festival would be this year, and it didn’t disappoint! I’ve been making it a point to bring our point and … Continue reading

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We Moved!!!

Shortly after getting home from my “Momcation” we packed up everything we owned into a truck and moved to an amazing place!!! It’s within walking distance of Gavin’s school and has enough space for us to roam and grow, has … Continue reading

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Halloween 2012

Gav was so excited to wear his costume to school that he woke up VERY early. I mean too early… good grief you would have thought it was Christmas! He also made me look up pictures of Peter Pan so … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat Street 2012

The Olympic Oval had a great little Halloween event called Trick or Treat Street halfway through October that I finished our costumes just in time for. I didn’t take many pictures because of how crazy busy it was and Chris … Continue reading

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Farewell to the Hens

During September, we started to prep to move northward to be closer to Chris’ work and Gav’s school. During those preparations we knew the chickens would have to go. We had so much fun with them over the summer: working … Continue reading

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Here chickie chickie chickie!

One of our favorite things to do is to head up to Ideeho to Some Chick’s Farm to visit family and, well to be honest, the chickens. Gav loves the chickens. We are living with Chris’ grandpa who has graciously … Continue reading

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I'm addicted. I'll admit it!

I spent almost every Saturday this summer waking up at the crack of dawn either going to or holding a yard sale! I found some fabulous stuff that I’m SUPER proud of! And since we all know how much I … Continue reading

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Utah County Fair – 8*14*09

I realize I haven’t blogged about the last part of our summer (as lack luster as it was) Here goes! Be prepared (hahahaha) One Friday afternoon with nothing to do and no money to spend, my friend Suzie and I … Continue reading

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No-Spend Challenge

I’ve been inspired…. I think! The MotherLoad Blog just completed a month long no-spend challenge and I think we could totally benefit from learning what happens to that money we see for only a short time in our bank accounts!  … Continue reading

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