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June Goals// How I did

Parenting: Have a special kiddo and family date night! We went out to eat (which we NEVER do) and to a special place of his choosing! Celebrate the beginning of summer and the end of first grade! See above! We also made a summer bucket list, and we have been having fun checking things off… Continue reading June Goals// How I did

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7 ways to make memories when you are low on cash

I have always been frugal. I was the kid who would get birthday money and hoard it until I could buy something big. And even then, I would plan out how to stretch my money the best way possible so I could find the best deal or purchase the most items….. I guess you could… Continue reading 7 ways to make memories when you are low on cash

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Family Adventures #1// Pet goats & eat cheese

We started our Family Adventure Challenge! I jumped feet first in, since I have a hundred things to do this year with this little family of mine, so I made the first one a good one. The weekend was beautiful! So warm and sunny and spring-like that it made sense to do something outdoors. And what… Continue reading Family Adventures #1// Pet goats & eat cheese

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Challenge: 100 Family Adventures

After writing my last post, I started thinking about a way to commemorate exactly what makes this little family a lovely, happy place for me. I decided that since I love a challenge, that I would challenge myself to have at least one hundred family adventures this year. A hundred might seem like a lot,… Continue reading Challenge: 100 Family Adventures

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Weekly Meal Plan #20

Happy Valentine’s Day, my dear friends! Today I’m off to celebrate with my closest loved ones. My little family and I have some fun planned. And I’m spoiling the fur babies with extra treats all around! Here is what we will be eating this week! Hope you enjoy today, and remember to show yourself some… Continue reading Weekly Meal Plan #20

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Getting real: Me, with no makeup

I have been super sick for over a week. Probably longer, since it is basically the same sickness as the month before and the month before that. A sinus infection that didn’t go away because they didn’t want to give me antibiotic. I’m all for my body fighting off germs itself, but as a long… Continue reading Getting real: Me, with no makeup

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February 2016 Goals

The shortest month. It is a good place to start with goals for the year. I’m totally just saying that because I skipped January. So here we are a new month, and I’m ready to tackle some stuff. I’ve been thinking a lot about where I want to go with my goals for the year.… Continue reading February 2016 Goals