I've owned my new to me car for 16 days now, since I was in the city, it was time to fill it up.
Since I was there, I picked up a gallon of milk. $2.99 cash.
Speaking of utilities . . .I had a 3 week's worth of trash and recycling receipt that I didn't mention-$7.80 in fees, still keeping in my budget in that area.
Medical appointment today for DS . . no cost as we've maxed out our deductible. Set up my evaluation for PT, 5 days post op, as well as the first month of rehab. I only have a limited number of days for my "year" so I have to watch this. I won't skimp on this, however, as I know first hand how important rehab it in order to get the max. result from surgery. So far, no cost.
Received a "pending" estimate of benefits for a minor dental procedure for one kidlet. Need to keep on top of that as it's scheduled in a few weeks.
After the medical appointment, I came home to this:
Washing a load of towels at the moment, yesterday's laundry is dried and folded. I came up with a no cost solution to the drafts that come up through the floor boards that serve as a cabinet bottom to the kitchen sink cabinet:
My tip of the day:
So while there were some expenditures (gas, milk), these are necessities. So far, so good.