Weekly Menu Plan 4/27/15

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Happy Monday! I hope you had a good weekend. It seemed to go by pretty quickly for me. We did a good job of sticking to the menu plan last week. We tried this Southwest Chicken Pizza for the first time and it was really good. We made the pintos and cornbread on Thursday night and […]

Unique Mother’s Day Gifts For Every Budget At Minted.com

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I received a credit to Minted.com in exchange for my review. All opinions are my own. Mother’s Day is approaching and if you’re like me you want to let your mom know how much she’s appreciated with a thoughtful and meaningful gift. Minted.com offers unique gifts for every budget. Featuring work by independent artists, gifts […]

Our Journey to Frugal Living: The Challenge Part 2

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At the end of part 4 of Our Journey To Frugal Living, my husband had just found a job after being unemployed for 3 months. What we had learned about budgeting had been put to the test and we arrived on the other side of unemployment more focused than ever. We had only just begun to dip […]

Simple Ways To Reduce Waste And Save Money By Choosing To Reuse

Reduce Waste and Save Money by Choosing to Reuse

We have curbside recycling for the first time ever. I absolutely love being able to just take my recycling to the curb instead of loading it in the car and driving to the drop off location. I have been recycling for many years and it’s a great way to reduce waste. However, according to the […]

Weekly Menu Plan 4/20/15

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Happy Monday, my friends! I hope your week is off to a great start. We’ve been soaked in rain for days and days now. It is supposed to clear up sometime today and I’m so looking forward to some sunshine.  We did get a little peek of it yesterday afternoon which was nice but I’m ready […]

Dark Chocolate Chip Mini Cheesecakes

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I love easy and delicious desserts. These Dark Chocolate Chip Mini Cheesecakes fit the bill on both accounts. The come together very quickly. You just have to be patient enough to let them chill before you eat them. These are great to make ahead of time when you’re expecting company or as a fun surprise for your family. […]

Our Journey to Frugal Living: The Challenge Part 1

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In part 3 of Our Journey to Frugal Living, I shared how we went from years wasteful spending to learning to budget. We were paying off debt and building up our savings. God was working in us and changing how we thought about how we managed what we’d been given. We had no idea that He […]