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All is Well with My Soul: A Lesson in Why You Need to take that Girls Trip

Near the end of June I was afforded the fantastic opportunity to visit my best friend A in her home of Hilton Head Island, SC. 798 more words


Budget Busters

Sometimes we slip up, overspend or have something new that genuinely  needs to be added to the budget. So here’s some questions to ask yourself before spending your hard-earned dosh….. 289 more words

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Likes, Loves, & Needs: May

We are nearly through with the month of May already…looks like it’s time to publish my Likes, Loves, & Needs for the month!


  • Anyone who knows me knows about my coffee and travel mug addiction.
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Meet Fiona the Fiat

After we closed on our new house, but before The Big Move (photos to come soon), I drove my beloved Nissan Murano over to wait on furniture delivery. 348 more words


Just Say 'No'

The end of our grad school loans is near. In one of my first posts, I shared that we had about $43,000 in debt at the end of my Master’s program. 820 more words


How to successfully thrift

I try to keep clutter to a minimum and to do that I frequently sell unused items on Ebay and whatever I can’t sell is taken to the thrift store. 246 more words

10 Ways This Shopaholic Cut Out Impulse Buys

I was once the queen of impulse buys. Name the store, and I walk in like Veruca Salt in Willy Wonka singing, “I want it now!” But, I’m a mom on a budget, and the older those kids get, the more I seem to have to stretch that budget. 1,779 more words