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Trifty Thursday

I think I'm going to start doing a little thing on Thursdays showing you my ideas for thrifty family fun! I would like to report that Eric and I have dramatically reduced our eating out habits and thus have a surplus this month rather than a deficit! On that note, here are my ideas for this weekend:

Thursday: I like to spend some one on one with Eli on Thursdays doing something fun for him. Since it is getting sort of cold outside, I think I will take him to ride the carousel at the mall and get a cookie...Total Cost $3.

Friday: WKU Homecoming Parade!! Of course parades are free, so that's always a good thing. It starts at five and I don't want Eli out in the cold after dark, so we'll head home for some Turkey Burgers and Sweet Potato Fries after it's over. Once Eli is in bed, Eric and I will likely watch a movie and drink some Apple Cider Hot Tea that I picked up earlier this week.....Total Cost $0

Saturday: Monster Mash at the Corvette Museum!! It's free and is super cool, so tune in on Saturday for more details. I'm also planning on taking Eli to see Emma Kate play soccer before heading to WKU Homecoming Celebrations. I think we'll likely eat dinner out and go birthday shopping for a certain father-in-law and nephew....Total Cost $20 plus gifts

Sunday: Of course we'll go to church and play for the rest of the day with this little guy.... Total Cost $0


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