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  • Re: Holiday Meals?

    Wow, your already thinking of holiday meals?  You are way ahead of me, I don't even know what I want for lunch yet and that was an hour and a half ago! 
    Posted to Holidays and Birthdays (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Tue, Aug 5 2008
  • Re: Single Freebies

    uuuuhhhh, did you just spam my post?   nothing is sacred...I swear. More freebies the other night, halibut for the freezer.  If all else fails, we will have tons of fish to eat this winter.
    Posted to Singles Only (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Tue, Aug 5 2008
  • Re: Are you a dumpster diver ?

    I've never actually gotton IN a dumpster, but I've stood by while a boyfriend did...does that count?  I have gotton furnature, plants, all sorts of crap from the side of the dumpster though.  I love free stuff.  
    Posted to General (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Fri, Aug 1 2008
  • Single Freebies

    I've found that because I'm a single mom people tend to give me freebies alot.  Even when I don't have my son, like when he's at his dads, people still give me free stuff to "help me out" even though I never give off the imression that I'm in need of help (maybe its cause I'm cheap people automatically ...
    Posted to Singles Only (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Fri, Aug 1 2008
  • Re: Meals for One

    I like to big batch cook (especially soup) and put foods in individual portion containers.  I do that becasue I can portion things out to exact calorie counts that way we don't waste food by overeating inappropriatly.  So, not only do I frugally budget our financial resources, I also budget our food resources. 
    Posted to Singles Only (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Wed, Jul 30 2008
  • Re: Dining Singly Poll

    I voted tv, but since I rarley watch that thing taking up space in the corner its actually a good book I plop down to read while I eat. 
    Posted to Singles Only (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Mon, Jul 28 2008
  • Re: TV commericals that annoy you

    I don't watch much tv, but that taco bell fourth meal commercial really really bugs me.  Like this country needs to get fatter.  In fact, any fast food commercial bugs me.  They are hawking calorie and fat laden crud that kills, it should be a controlled substance.  I also really dislike that herbal male enhancement ...
    Posted to General (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Mon, Jul 28 2008
  • Re: Support with Singles Dating.

    I'm single by location, but I am in a committed relationship...he just lives 4000 miles away! I used match.com and eharmony.com with no luck.  I ended up finding my SO right were my grandma always said I'd never find a good man, at the bar...lmao!  And my grandma loves him to death and shakes her finger at us everytime we mention ...
    Posted to Singles Only (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Fri, Jul 25 2008
  • No longer a singleton

    But still a single mum.  My wayward 6 year old son returned home on wednesday from his summer visit with his dad.  He looks like a long haired hippy!  He is getting a haircut saturday for sure, I've got the clippers all oiled up and ready to go.  Now with my son home I have to find more ways to save money on stuff I ...
    Posted to Singles Only (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Fri, Jul 25 2008
  • Re: Heirloom Tomato - Currant Red

    I grow them on my windowsill.  They get plenty of light and it stay warm inside. 
    Posted to Gardening (Forum) by frugal_alaskan on Fri, Jul 25 2008
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