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Adventures that Happen When You Don't Travel

I strongly believe that, even when you’re not on the go, you should still be open for adventures. Take an example from what happened to me in the past 24 hours. 571 more words


Rhea Lana's

Rhea Lana’s is a franchised consignment event that I look forward to attending twice a year.  I purchased most of Melody Rose’s nursery items, toys, clothes, and misc items at a 1/3 of the price between Rhea Lana’s and yard sales.  107 more words

My thrift store finds

I thought I had a successful day thrifting. It was crowded, but I managed to find what I needed and a couple of things I didn’t need! 160 more words

Here is a quick and cheap crockpot meal! Crockpot barbecue chicken only takes a couple of steps to prepare. Just place your ingredients into the crockpot on medium high around 2 in the afternoon and by 6 p.m. 129 more words

For the Weekend: Venison Beer Chili

John made quite a bit of ground venison out of the deer he shot this fall (with a bow, at 54 yards, not in a tree stand), and it is my favorite.   185 more words


Success Check - Budget Week 4

Month 1 of my budget has come to an end…so how did I do?

Rent: $633.33
Utilities: $102
Phone: $71.34
Gym: $54.60
Food: $207.01
Entertainment: $102.06… 215 more words


What is your Personal Savings Rate?

The average personal savings, as a percentage of income, in the United States, has averaged about five percent.  To calculate your own personal savings rate, take these steps: 135 more words

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