I was so gleeful when my roommate plus I went shopping plus saw our preferred house goods store had finally restocked for fall. It’s been getting unquestionably frigid in the air, plus she plus I are trying our best not to touch that thermostat. The more than one of us just had our oil tank filled for the long Winter time ahead, plus we’re determined not to turn on the heat for anything less than below cold temperatures, or a blizzard. However, the cold rainy weather has made it guess positively raw. We’ve tried taking tepid baths, but even those the two of us need to do in moderation. Our oil boiler heats both the house the two of us rent plus the tepid water the two of us use. If she plus I want to get through the worst of the Winter time before filling the tanks for the oil gas furnace once again, the two of us need to be cautious with the tepid water too, fortunately, she plus I found a wonderful budget-friendly way of doing so–heated blankets! Since neither of us have the money for a area gas furnace at the moment (though the two of us put particular models on Christmas lists to our parents) a heated blanket is a wonderful way to keep warm without turning on the oil heater. I remember my mom used to warn my heated blankets were dangerous, but they’ve really gotten a lot safer over the years. The one the two of us purchased even has a timer. So, if one of us falls asleep on the couch, the heated blanket will shut itself off. I’m hopeful the heated blanket will keep us nice plus toasty, plus save us money on the oil gas furnace in the long run. Maybe we’ll get lucky plus Santa will bring one of us a area gas furnace this year too.