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$782 to savings and 39 pounds of veggies

September 6th, 2009 at 10:01 am

Just an update. We managed to put $782 into savings this week. $550 of it was planned savings-- our $250 direct deposit every payday, plus the $300 extra for what used to go to the student loan payment. The other $232 came from a check from hubby's side work. A nice bonus, considering our side work has basically dried up this year.

I'm up to 39 pounds of veggies from the garden this year. Realistically, I am not going to make it to 100 pounds this year. It just didn't work out. In part, because I was super duper pregnancy sick and tired during planting time. But what we have planted has done well.

And, a lot of it doesn't weigh much-- like hot peppers-- so we really do have an abundance of produce, even if it isn't translating into heavy numbers.

4 Responses to “$782 to savings and 39 pounds of veggies”

  1. NJDebbie Says:

    That's a lot of money going towards savings! Congrats.

  2. baselle Says:

    Corn next year - that's heavy! Big Grin

  3. fern Says:

    I'm tracking my veggies, too, but I'm calculating cost savings according to what i'd pay in the store for organic.

  4. waterfall Says:

    Congratulations on your pregnancy! That's so great!

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