Monthly Archives: August 2011

Wordless Wednesday – Just LOOK at the Camera!

Tiger just wouldn’t look at the camera, so Munchkin “helped” him…   Link up your pictures!  

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Emergency Kits – Light it Up

This week let’s add flashlights to our emergency kits.  You probably have a few spare lying around…feel free to use some of them!  If not, you can certainly buy one or two for cheap (and don’t forget the batteries).   … Continue reading

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Menu Monday 8/29/11

Another week, another menu…I feed my family of four on a monthly budget of $300.  That budget includes any going out to eat, diapers for my son, and general household needs (toiletries, cat food, etc).  I wanted to post what … Continue reading

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Peace Be With You by David Carlson

I received the book, Peace Be With You, Monastic Wisdom for a Terror-Filled World by David Carlson from BookSneeze.   In the wake of the ten-year anniversary of 9/11, as tension between Christians and Muslims rises, author David Carlson seeks … Continue reading

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5 Things 8/28/11

You know how sometimes you can make a really good plan, and then out of nowhere that plan is BLASTED INTO SPACE? I’m sure you do.  That’s how my week was.  It’s not necessarily all bad…just all unexpected!  Here’s how … Continue reading

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Friday’s Frugal Food: Make Your Own Go-Gurts

When I came across this blog post about making your own gogurts, I was so excited, man.   I was geeking out, seriously.  That’s a self-reliant “cooking” idea if I ever saw one.  And I just happened to have all … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Thursday -

(photo) “It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.” – Seneca

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Wordless Wednesday – The Final Camp Out

The boys really enjoyed their Father’s/Son’s camp out. Munchkin enjoyed the backyard camp out as well:-)

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Emergency Kits – It’s Not About the Money, Money, Money

Y’all like that song?  Price Tag?  It’s a goody.   Well, it’s not true.    Kind of.  This week’s emergency kit focus is going to be on the money.  Ideally, you can put a bunch away, but realistically, probably not.  … Continue reading

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Menu Monday 08/22/11

Another week, another menu…I feed my family of four on a monthly budget of $300.  That budget includes any going out to eat, diapers for my son, and general household needs (toiletries, cat food, etc).  I wanted to post what … Continue reading

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