Archive of category "As Frugal Jewgal sees it"

I met Amazing Boyfriend (AB) on the dating website Plenty of Fish.  HAHA laugh all you want, finding an amazing guy on a dating website you snicker?  Yeah well I thought the same thing NINE months ago!  I had been separated from my ex after 8 years of marriage, father of my two children,  when [...]

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September 8th marked the first day of the Jewish New Year.    The Jewish High Holy Days are observed during the 10 day period between the first day (Rosh Hashanah) and the 10th day (Yom Kippur).  Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are the most important of all Jewish Holidays.  Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is celebrated the [...]

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  The homework drama diaries should be a post written by my Belle.  Unfortunately she is stubborn and doesn’t want to read or write any more than necessary. Today, again, Belle refuses to do her homework but this time she turns the drama up a notch.   Upon suggestion from my amazing boyfriend, I sit down with [...]

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So, as I’m attempting to contain my major frustration because my Belle is deciding to boycott her  word search homework, I seek out a stress reliever.  My stress reliever is cleaning.  Yes I am a bit OCD(obsessive compulsive) where I like things around my house to be in order, basically clutter free.    So my mission was [...]

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There are a few key words that I could end the sentance  “Sometimes all you need is a good” with although for today I am sticking with the word CRY.  I’m not usually a crier and the only few emotions I do like to show are happiness and sometimes, annoyance.  I’m all for crying, for others it [...]

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Tonight was my 7 year old “curriculum night” which is a fancy word for school orientation.  I cannot believe how times have changed.   I thought it was bad when my daughter was in kindergarten learning math reading and writing, full days and NO NAPS!!!  I remember I was DUMB in kindergarten.  We went a few hours [...]

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My first real blog and I’m starting it on a depressing note however I feel it is important for moms out in cyber space  read and learn through other cyber mom mistakes. Yesterday I was in a minor car accident driving no more than 15 miles per hour.  In a split second the car in front of me [...]

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Who would have thought choosing a blog name would be so crazy? My boyfriend and I have been brainstorming the perfect name for this Blog for hours!!  Every time we think we have this cool, unique name, we look it up to check if someone else is using it and of course the names are [...]

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