Monthly Archives: April 2010


There are SO many things we can do to cut costs around the home.  I’m going to share a few I found from a great article…and you can head on over here to read the full article!! 1. Bundle your services.  If you get cable and internet, see if you can put them together and save that way.  You can do this with auto and home insurance too.  Heck, you can do it buying on ebay!  Most places online combine […]

Frugal Friday – Cutting out Household Costs


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The other day when I was volunteering at Munchkin’s school, I wore my hair in pigtails.  Nothing wrong with that, I thought.  But then a 1st grader walked up to me and said, “You REALLY love pigtails, don’t you?”  I didn’t know what she meant by that, but I just confirmed that yes, I did. Walking home I remembered something that had happened about 2 months ago at church.  One of the ladies there said to me, “Wow, you REALLY […]

Let me ‘splain something…



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(photo credit) “Read in order to live.”   – Henry Fielding “To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.” -Victor Hugo “There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world.  Love of books is the best of all.” – Jacqueline Kennedy “A capacity and taste for reading gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others.” -Abraham Lincoln “The more you read, the more things you will know.  The […]

Thoughtful Thursday – The Beauty of the Written Word




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*This is a post I wrote about a year ago…I still feel it applies, so here it is again: I’ve felt some stirrings for quite a while now, and I’ve decided I can’t wait any longer to share. I have felt very strongly that these troubling economic times are our golden opportunity for greatness. I believe that this is the chance we need to show what kind of people we truly are. Do we really mean it when we say […]

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