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« on: July 11, 2010 09:28:06 AM »

Hi everyone!  I was just curious if anyone would be interested in a third round of the Frugal Living Swap. Smiley

For those who haven't participated, it's a swap where we make things to help out keeping on budget: making reusable things for the kitchen, bath, and home (basically anything so we don't have to buy it!) and inspirational things to help us stay into being frugal!  We've had a lot of fun these past two rounds!

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I was thinking signups the last two weeks of July (17-31), partners on August 1st with send-outs September 7th (the day after Labor Day weekend in the US).

I've even got a tag-line ready if there are interested parties!
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« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2010 07:52:36 AM »

I'd love to do another round. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2010 04:50:48 PM »

I'm interested, too!
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« Reply #3 on: July 12, 2010 05:13:51 PM »

I like the idea and bookmarked this thread.  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: July 12, 2010 05:48:50 PM »

Kaz, how could I possibly resist? the last round tempted me out of Swap retirement and the Frugal swap is soooo much fun. I even have a few Frugal blog links to add to the mix if this one is a go.

So do we get to hear the tag line or are you keeping it secret til signups?!  Wink
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« Reply #5 on: July 12, 2010 06:53:31 PM »

Kaz, how could I possibly resist? the last round tempted me out of Swap retirement and the Frugal swap is soooo much fun. I even have a few Frugal blog links to add to the mix if this one is a go.

So do we get to hear the tag line or are you keeping it secret til signups?!  Wink

You're totally going to have to wait. Cheesy

So do the dates work for everyone?  We can push it back if an October send would be better?
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« Reply #6 on: July 12, 2010 09:57:11 PM »

September is fine with me, but I would prefer maybe send outs the week after labor day. I think I may be going out of town for the holiday weekend.
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« Reply #7 on: July 13, 2010 06:57:24 AM »

I was only thinking the other day about the Frugal swap and how cool a Frugal Christmas swap would be, just picture it, tree decs, wrapping paper, Cards, Recipes blah blah blah!!  Wink
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« Reply #8 on: July 13, 2010 07:57:53 AM »

I was only thinking the other day about the Frugal swap and how cool a Frugal Christmas swap would be, just picture it, tree decs, wrapping paper, Cards, Recipes blah blah blah!!  Wink


I was thinking this too!  So hmm ... to wait until September to start the swap with send-outs in November?  Or August-October?  Or should this be separate from round 3?

Thoughts?
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« Reply #9 on: July 13, 2010 03:03:27 PM »

Hmm tough call, I think you could still have them as separate rounds as you may get different people signing up for the Christmas swap but is 4 rounds in one year too much? that's the question I think.  Wink
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