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Month: July 2013

Weekend Links

Weekend Links

I wanted to start something for the weekends and I couldn’t really decide what. I have a lot of interests and I read about a lot of different things. I always want to share that information with you and I couldn’t decide on the best way for a long time. I always want to sound like the expert and share this information with you after I tried it, but you know I just don’t have the time to try everything…

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Monday Frugal Update

Monday Frugal Update

This last week has been an exercise in not going to the store. I finally did some grocery shopping at Aldi’s Thursday when Jordan went to see the oral surgeon. I knew our gas budget would be higher due to the driving to work, doctors, and meetings so I tried not to buy anything. I did break down on Saturday and go shopping due to the fact we needed cat food, blades for the reciprocating saw, and a few grocery…

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Scenes From The Farm

Scenes From The Farm

If you stopped by today and visited with us, this is what you would see! We have bell peppers starting to blossom and some are growing peppers. I can’t wait for them to turn red and orange! Some rugs over a chair waiting to go back inside Some wild roses on their last bloom We are surrounded on all four sides by corn growing tall Beautiful yellow daylilies The tomatoes are growing big and we have tons of blossoms! An…

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Monday on Tuesday Frugal Update

Monday on Tuesday Frugal Update

Paige and Dane are finally home! Yeah! Now if I could have all four home at the same time, that would be even better. Time is slipping away fast. Shali will be going to college in six weeks. I feel like there is so much yet to teach her and guide her in that I sometimes panic. What do you teach an 18 year old about going to college and being frugal with their money? We did finally get a…

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Weekend Links

Weekend Links

I wanted to start something for the weekends and I couldn’t really decide what. I have a lot of interests and I read about a lot of different things. I always want to share that information with you and I couldn’t decide on the best way for a long time. I always want to sound like the expert and share this information with you after I tried it, but you know I just don’t have the time to try everything…

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Who will you rely on?

Who will you rely on?

After listening and watching to several podcasts and videos over the last few years as well as living life, I have figured out a few things. One is be prepared. The next is to take care of your family. The third thing is that having a community of like-minded people is far better than being the lone wolf.Before I really get started on this topic, I understand there is many different viewpoints on this topic. I don’t see a wrong…

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