I live in Greenfield with my husband and cat. I work full time. Frugality and simplicity have been a part of my life long before they became popular and it has made life a lot less stressful. I love volunteering, home improvement/decorating, crafting and gardening.
Wow - I've heard that cyber Monday is off to a fantastic start. Hopefully, this is because people are finding good deals, have the money to pay for these deals, and are purchasing useful items that will make friends and family happy for years to come. ...with a few goodies for themselves, as well.
I did not shop on Thursday or early Friday of last week but I did venture out to a few stores later on Friday afternoon. I encountered a few impatient people on the roads but other than that, the shopping experience was fine. Most people within the stores were courteous and in good spirits. The clerks were a bit "worn out".