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#30 + kids frugal party ideas

Day 30 is late because I did a long 7hr shift last night.

My eldest is turning 6 next Sunday & I wanted to throw her a party as this is her first year making new friends in kindy. 267 more words


I Judged Her by Her Old Clothes

I remember an instance about five years ago when I particularly judged someone by the things they wear.

It was during my first earning years when I really didn’t care much about saving for my future or even for anything. 273 more words

Of Thoughts And Emotions

Amazon and wish reviews

Wish/Amazxon jewelry reiews!

Only paid a dollar each and a dollar shipping I’ve had them a week Im pretty sure there not as but I forget to take them off and I’ve cleaned washed dishes everything and there still going strong so idk all I can say is great for the price takes a little bit to get here but I say worth it and my mother in law bought like 12 wall decals ( that is so funny she’s like look where am I going to put em) she went crazy but worth the money and they are very cute… 39 more words


On Discovering Who I Actually Am

I’ve let go of physical items, mental clutter, and now even goals. Well, what’s left? I’ve spent a lot of energy trying to purge all the excess, so that all that’s left is simply what matters to me. 990 more words

Personal Growth

Ordinary things: a lamb stew, without a story

I’ve been thinking a lot about ordinariness recently. I was recently writing a spontaneous, off-the-cuff piece about being an ordinary person living an unremarkable life which descended into a strangely anguished… 1,037 more words


Easy Pantry Setup

This post should really be called “Why I’m not buying groceries for 35 days”, but that felt a little wordy. But, it’s true, I’m setting out for 35 days of not buying groceries and I’m pretty excited about it. 284 more words


Getting Sh&t Done - Day 2

Today I got the went op shopping with the kid, although mostly picked up more toys for him. But I did get a $5 Timberland vest for the OH too. 371 more words

Saving Money