Monthly Archive: February, 2014

Need help? Read this. (please)

Like I said the other day in Jenn’s “thank you”, my inbox on a regular basis is a place where people go to share their personal struggles and such. Most of the time,… Continue reading

Library Loot: Feb 26th to March 4th

On a fairly regular basis on my personal blog, I used to participate in a  blog hop called Library Loot,  a weekly event co-hosted by Claire fromThe Captive Reader and Linda from Silly Little Mischief that encourages… Continue reading

ICYMI: A few yummy recipes and a lot of DIY gardening stuff

All the things you might have missed this past week from the Facebook page. Food & Recipes 45+ Frugal Meals to Help You Eat Well, Spend Less | Life As Mom -I didn’t look… Continue reading

Jenn’s Thanks (with some of my thoughts as preface)

I need to start off here with my gratitude to all of you who read Jenn’s Words and were motivated to share your own struggles, past and present. People who know me &… Continue reading

ICYMI: Snap Cuts round-up, living on minimum wage, the “bootstrap myth” and a lot more.

Lots of things in this “In Case you Missed It” post. I think there’s a couple week’s worth of  stuff to put here.  I have had computer issues but even now that I… Continue reading

Jenn’s Words: “Living in poverty is like being punched in the face over and over and over on a daily basis. “

Thank you to Jenn for sharing her personal story of living in poverty right now…. ================================================================================================================================================ Today, I did something I never thought I’d do. I yelled at my son for being hungry.… Continue reading

ICYMI:Real Food for the Broke, Wool Dryer Balls, more food waste tips,and more

  The Food Stuff 25 Baked Alternatives To Potato Chips And French Fries -The only one here that has been a complete fail for me has been zucchini chips. Prolly just me and not… Continue reading

Monday Motivations: You are not a waste of space

Happy Monday. Here’s some things to help you get thru the week.   Not a dollar amount, an age,a weight,the number of kids you have or don’t have,a zipcode, an inmate number… Nope,you… Continue reading

Review: The Garden

The Garden In the aftermath of The La Riots , the city of Los Angeles  gave the citizens of South Central LA a piece of property as a healing gesture. The land was to… Continue reading

Monday Motivations: “The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires….”

Here’s some thing to get you through the week. via Survive Thrive Sustain Your worth isn’t tied to a dollar. Start with your own circle around you. via Food Tank: The Food Think Tank Usually,… Continue reading