And I fall asleep counting my blessings
When my bankroll is getting small I think of when I had none at all
And I fall asleep counting my blessings."
The yummy lunch special from our very FAVORITE Chinese restaurant Fortune Cookie
COST: six dollars
FRUGAL LUXURY: healthy eating, priceless...
My amazingly easy conserves made from a handful of over-ripe strawberries...http://frugalluxuriesfood.blogspot.com)
COST: about one dollar,
FRUGAL LUXURY: homemade jam for my family, priceless...
Receiving visits from my crazy squirrel friends
COST: about a quarter
FRUGAL LUXURY: squirrelly friendships? Priceless!!
Shangra La tea, sent to me via my brother-in-law (he bought it in bulk and had a bunch extra).
FRUGAL LUXURY: drinking the best iced tea in the world with family and friends? Priceless!
My HUMUNGOUS, GORGEOUS pine cone (four inches by five or more) that Katie found for me yesterday and brought home... it now sits atop a cake plate in the living room (low carb)...
FRUGAL LUXURY: a gift from your child... priceless
The story about the chihuahua dog who was blown away by a strong gust of wind and was lost for two days...until a pet psychic informed its elderly, heart-broken owners of its wearabouts and she is now safely home (that story courtesy of today's Oprah show).
FRUGAL LUXURY: a hearty laugh, a good cry, and a happy ending... priceless
A most welcome cup of Starbucks brewed coffee this morning... along with MIke's company... enjoyed it at the marina while watching the boats leave the harbor...
FRUGAL LUXURY: being awake... priceless
Stumbling upon a yard sale on the way home and finding four, cut crystal tumblers (brand new)... a picnic basket with lid (for future frugal luxuries)... amongst other goodies...
FRUGAL LUXURY: the satisfaction of buying expensive luxuries at a fraction of the original cost... priceless
Sitting on our most comfy old couch with my delightful, de-lovely, daughter!!
FRUGAL LUXURY: Quality time with my loved ones... priceless
Are we blessed or what??!!
Remember, frugal luxuries are more than daily occurrences... they're a way of life!
What are your frugal luxuries from this week?
Tracey and Katie xoxox