Na Na pinches her pennies

Shh… don't tell anyone I'm poor. They all think I'm living frugal and green just like everyone these days. This is a blog about a senior citizen living a frugal life, on a fixed income, in a low income food desert, and passing along knowledge from lessons learned. Some she learned from her Grandma Mama many years ago and some learned only a few days ago.

URGENT!!!! It is not from me

My email has been hacked.  If you receive an email from me asking for money PLEASE DO NOT RESPOND!  It is not coming from me.  I am at home and … Continue reading

September 16, 2017 · 14 Comments

Happy Mother’s Day

God cannot be everywhere so he made mothers. Wishing all the mothers out there the happiest of days.  

May 14, 2017 · 6 Comments

To Cynthia re: comments

I was wondering why you sometimes don’t share readers’ comments on your blog. I suspect there is a community of like-minded people who read your blog and I would enjoy … Continue reading

October 15, 2016 · 2 Comments


Thank you everyone for you kind comments.  I appreciated knowing there are other who care. Mom is back at the nursing home and is her feisty self.  Weaker but just … Continue reading

February 26, 2016 · 4 Comments

Taking time off

Diabetes and poverty had wrecked havoc on my teeth.  Within a year my teeth went from semi-healthy to broken and decayed. Dental care is not covered by medicare and I … Continue reading

February 21, 2016 · 13 Comments


Quick post.  At my last doctor visit, the Wednesday before New Year, I got a flu shot.  I knew the shots always make me feel bad for a day or at … Continue reading

January 3, 2016 · 13 Comments

Happy holidays

Wishing all my readers very happy holidays and a frugally prosperous new year!

December 24, 2015 · 5 Comments

Bad week

I’ve been in bed with some type of virus for a week.  I missed Thanksgiving completely by sleeping right through it. Obviously I haven’t been to the food bank and … Continue reading

November 28, 2015 · 18 Comments

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