She actually allowed me to sleep late for a change--I got up before my Kitty Alarm!!
So what did I attempt to do all day the 31st? Well--finish off 2 books I had started and write up the reviews for them. Maybe start another one. I already have a giveaway pre scheduled for the 4th (one of the hops that you all love that I do and)--2 more giveaways that will be coming up--You have probably seen me promoting them--then there are the giveaways related to the book reviews! (one on the 6th).
I managed to get my car inspection done on the 29th--it is due today--cutting it close-but I was in the hospital--needed brakes--oh well--it could have been worse I guess--not an expense I needed at this moment!
For the first time in a lot of years I actually have my personal taxes in order--even after having my computer crash a couple of months back-now I just have to wait for the 1099's from the few clients who send them to me--or grab the info when I am there next! I even managed to get all the important expenses listed on Quicken from my debit and credit cards--a MIRACLE!! Yes, I did take a couple of shortcuts (I am a bookkeeper/accountant after all). Now I can concentrate on getting my clients ready--I am sooo glad I am semi retired and don't have too many of them left. OH--the payroll quarterlies for the last quarter of 2015-- have to do them before the year end work for my clients.
There are lots of sales starting on the 1st (affiliate links on the left side of my blog)-and Lilla Rose has their new January Flexi--so I will be updating all that Friday. Probably will pre schedule the Sunday Stroll as well-I will just have to keep adding my new ones as the week progresses.
One thing that I have already started doing which up until now I was simply horrible at is couponing a bit--but not clipping them and taking them with me--I always forget those even when they are in my pocketbook!! The A&P where I normally shop went bankrupt and the one I used was bought by Acme. Acme's prices are better but there are some items I miss. WHAT I LOVE is that instead of having a store card you go online and sign up. They have something called Maxx which are actually manufactor's coupons! All I have to do is go online--clip the ones I think I want and then when I go to check out I put my phone number into the credit card machine--and those coupons are automatically deducted!! I saved over $8.00 the other day!! Now even I can't mess this up (as long as I remember to write a list and not forget to take that with me!!). I think you can actually do it while at the store if you have a smart phone--but I don't so I do it before I leave my desktop!!
This is probably more then I've written in a while--so I'll let you go--see you all on my blog and yours!!
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