Mr.CBB’s Week in Review
Working lots of hours has set me back a bit this week but I never turn down some juicy overtime, although it’s almost every week. I’ve finished the painting for the time being this week and am now going to use my “secret weapon” to contact the landscaping company to see what the heck is going on. There’s nothing worse than a business not returning a customers phone call. It’s been over 2 months since our visit, picked out everything we wanted. This bill will be in the thousands $$$ and we get one phone call saying our steps did not come in. Have we heard a peep since…NOPE! A good reason never to pay any money up front.
So maybe we will have to find a company in the GTA that wants to make some money but first I will unleash….”Mrs. CBB”. She’s the Queen of negotiations and really enjoys talking on the phone, where I hate it. Hopefully someone will step up to the plate. Other than that we are taking it slow, soaking up all the yummy goodness in our third organic tomato of the year, haha. The garden is coming along nicely and the peppers are ready to be picked.
Next week….be on the lookout “operation landscaping”. Will it happen in 2012 remains to be seen, but we are being optimistic.
Finally, congratulations to all the PF bloggers that are finalists in the Plutus Awards for 2012 something I will look into more for next year! Some excellent blogs you may want to check out!!
What’s Been Happening at Canadian Budget Binder
Nice to meet you, welcome! Come on in and check out what Mr.CBB has been up to all week long!
- How We Designed Our Budget Step 10- Projected Expenses
- Reader Question: How much Debt is Too Much Before You Need To Budget?
- The Grocery Game Challenge August 20-26 Stick To The Budget
- Why We Want To Pay Off Our Mortgage Early – Guest Post by Nurse Frugal
- Mr. CBB’s Easy Beef Vegetable Stir Fry With Rice
- Rebuilding Life and Finances After A Divorce
- My Guest Post at Budgeting In the Fun Stuff- Budgeting Can Change Your Life And Get You Out Of The Debt Hole
Mr.CBB Top Blog Post Picks of the Week
- Canadian Personal Finance Blog- After 25 Years, Then What?
- Making Sense Of Cents- Do you want to be Self Employed?
- Aunt B on A Budget- Blackberry Chocolate Upside Down Cake (looks so good)
- Finance Fox- Gentlemen, How Much Would You Spend On An Engagement Ring?
- Modest Money- 5 Places You Are Not Looking for Content Ideas
- Yes I am Cheap- Tips For Buying A New Car
- When Life Gives You Lemons, Add Vodka- The Life Insurance Movement- I’m Indifferent
- My Canuck Buck- What Would You do If You Won The Lottery?
- Canadian Dream: Free at 45- Detachment
- Tackling Our Debt- Let’s Talk Money- The Series With Stephanie from The Empowered Dollar
- What To Cook? – Ten Bean Soup
- Thirtysixmonths- Housecleaning And Getting ready for Fall
- IHeartBudgets- Death- The Only Reason For Life Insurance
- Married With Debt- Confessions Of A Life Insurance Movement
- Femme Frugality- How To Pick A Major Without Wasting Money
- Club Thrifty- Start Saving Money Today With These 4 Simple Tips
- Budget and The Beach- My Passion killed My Finances
- Nurse Frugal- Work The friend I Never Knew I Had
- Money Bulldog- Is it Worth Getting Accidental Damage Cover?
- Money After Graduation- It’s That Time Of Year Again: Get Your Credit Report
- Earth and Money- How To Deal With A Bad Landlord?
- Sustainable Personal Finance- What is the Greener Option;Shopping On-line or In-store?
- Give Me Back My Five Bucks- Why 20 Somethings Might Have A Hard Time Retiring at 65
- L Bee And The Money Tree- 7 New Home Budget Busters
These are just a few of the Amazing Blogs and Websites that took the time to Tweet or re-Tweet posts this week for Canadian Budget Binder. Thank-You so much! If I missed you.. my apologies.
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What People Searched to Find Canadian Budget Binder on the Web
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How we found Mr.CBB>>>>>> Some good one’s this week!
- How to Make Sexy Oil Shatter- If anyone could please explain this, go for it!
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- Students say yes- I wonder what they are saying yes to?
- Quotes about dads who don’t pay child support- someone’s going to the pit.. watch out “daddy no pay child support” you in big trouble!
- Don’t spend too much time justifying- justifying what? at least finish your sentence..
- Cartoon pizza
- How much water do you give to a radish government- I have no idea on this one, do you?
- Can Canadian Universities stay out of Debt- Did you mean….. can students who “go” to University stay out of debt.
- Best Canadian Budget Blog- Oh ya baby!!! You know it!! Fist pumpin my own horn, but hey it’s like everyone saying their kids are the cutest!
- Budget Cigarettes Canada- Hate to break it to you but either way you look at it.. it’s a waste of money. I know I smoked for 15 years but then I was driven to quit and am now smoke free!
- Hard Working Man- Ha ha.. ya that’s me you got it!
- You gave me the wrong key- No kidding.. I bet I gave you the wrong address as well ha!
- How to Find a Frugal Man- Ah.. right here!!! Smiling, Flexing, Running hand through my Edward hair… ha…oh Bella.. You have no idea how long I’ve waited for you.
- Why couples divorce after 5 years- why do people research this stuff.. there is no “true” answer- It’s life… but I’m betting Money and Love have something to do with it lol
- Potatoes Balls recipe- Never knew potatoes had balls… did you?
- Is there a law in Canada to Have Garage Sales- Yes,you have to pay me first then proceed… a little side income never hurts!
- “Cool” binders for school- FOR REAL.. who cares? Get your education that’s what’s COOL!
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