Tag Archives: Homemaking

Groceries delivered

Here are some of the ways I’ve  been trying getting groceries delivered to my house:

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  • ThriveMarket.com – My sister will get some cash back. Why sign up?
  • Instacart  or use referral code: RERNST6121  I will get $10.
  • Frontier Co-op.  Free Shipping only with $250 order, but what I do is order a couple of times per year and stock up on some basics. The prices really are the best you can get, rivaled only by ThriveMarket.com.
  • smile.Amazon.com with my Prime Membership – I use this when the other sources don’t have what I need.

In the Minneapolis-St. Paul area: 

  • Urban Tails pet supply delivery. The best quality foods.  I use frozen, raw dog food chunks.  Northwest Naturals and there’s another brand that is even better AND cheaper–I ask for the 10 lb. bag of Turkducken.  Go into the shop first and get set up. There are deals to be had with their frequent buyer programs – get the 12th bag free and such.

 

OFFICE ORG: document storage & filing

Here’s one way that I began filing some of our paper crap a couple of years ago. Document boxes like the Bigso Oskar from Amazon.

I have 5 of them now. They represent categories of paper filing which I need to stash things regularly.

The first four boxes relate to taxes, and at the end of year will all go into the year’s tax file in the filing cabinet.  One big fat file annually. But, in the current year, I keep these things as separate categories, one box per category: Continue reading

Follow Your Bliss—WTHDTM?

Follow Your Bliss—WTHDTM*?

*What The Hell Does That Mean?

Sorry, I haven’t written this article yet. I am reading The Art of Work and will reflect later.  Please stop by again later.  And, if you have any thoughts in the meantime, please do comment below!!