Category Archives: April 2011

Food Storage on a Budget – Week 6

4/23:  Week 6 Purchase:  Not a very exciting week at the grocery store this week.  I decided to pick up another three cans of cream of mushroom soup and three cans of cream of chicken soup. They are on sale … Continue reading

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The Sun Arrives: April 17-23

4/23:  We finally hit 70 degrees today – the warmest day of the year.  I was able to get out into the garden and do some work. I whacked the weeds around the raised bed and picked up the dead … Continue reading

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Food Storage on a Budget – Week 5

4/12:   Week 5 Purchase:  I just wasn’t feeling inspired by the grocery adds this week and decided to go “off list”.  The Sunday newspaper (4/10) smart source insert had a coupon for $3.oo off of Bic Hybrid razors which … Continue reading

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More April Showers: 4/10 – 4/16

4/16:  We finally got a little break in the rain this afternoon and I put in some red onion sets.  I heard they were good to plant along with lettuce and carrots (keep carrot flies away) so I planted them … Continue reading

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April Showers: 4/3-4/9

4/3:  I just made a quick trip into the backyard garden to check out the progress (or lack of progress).  The rhubarb is coming up as is the garlic.  No signs of asparagus yet, but the sage looks nice.  The … Continue reading

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Food Storage on a Budget – Week 4

3/27:   Week 4 Purchase: I was able to get a great deal on dental products this morning for under my $5.00 limit.  Fred Meyer has Crest toothpaste and Oral B (cavity defense) toothbrushes on sale 4/$5.00.  I had $1.00/1 … Continue reading

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Food Storage on a Budget – Week 3

3/27:   Week 3 Purchase: I took advantage of the Albertson’s sale on Libby’s canned vegetables this week (Saturday).  With the coupon they were $.48 each with a limit of 10.  I’ll just let the $.20 roll into the next … Continue reading

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