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My Husband: The Motivator

Yes, I can finally say it! My husband! My husband is quite the cheerleader. He is the one who motivates me, who knows how to push me, and who encourages me. Sometimes he encourages me too much. Like when he encourages me to eat another cookie, or another slice of cake… What kind of motivation? […]

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Can You Make Money With Survey Sites?

Some blog posts will mention how wonderful it is to make a part time income with surveys. Others about how much time someone spends clicking on video links or having their kids plays games on these sites all day. I don’t do either of these things. Realistically, you wont make a part time income with surveys. You […]

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The Wedding Series

Wedding Series Part 7: Wedding Celebrations

Over the past few weeks I have had the opportunity to spend some time with family and friends. Michael has been doing the same and going to events with his friends, and we have been attending a few wedding celebrations. What kind of wedding celebrations? At work we had a dual celebration for a coworker […]

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My Biggest Wedding Breakdown

I didn’t think I would be one of those brides! I didn’t think I would absolutely lose it! Up until last night, I hadn’t lost it. I was cool, calm, collected. Everything was going the way it’s supposed to go. All of the details and the planning were coming along fine. I didn’t have anything […]

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Cooking in the Kitchen

I would say the best time Michael and I spend together is when we are cooking in the kitchen. We both enjoy cooking. A lot. I love searching for recipes, trying new ingredients, and finding fresh new flavors to incorporate into my own diet. Michael enjoys making things and this creativity even flows into his […]

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Where Did The Week Go?

Whoa! It’s been just about a week since my last post went up on the blog! Where did the week go? Now that I’ve got some time, let me show you what I’ve been up to! Where did the week go? That’s the question I’ve been asking myself all weekend! Here’s what I think may […]

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Grocery Hauls

My $100 Grocery Haul

Last week we used up a lot of meat from the freezer. This week, we are needing to replenish a lot of our pantry staples as well as put together some meals with any sales we are finding. I found that a coupon I used a couple weeks ago was still valid for ground turkey. […]

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Update on my Goals

On May 26th I posted about my goals for the next 30 days. I have 6 goals set up to really start taking care of myself before the wedding. The last day falls on June 24th which is the day before the BIG Day. While I started off strong, here’s how it has gone so […]

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My $52 Grocery Haul

Another small grocery haul! As you read in the last post we had a few mishaps with the meal planning last week. We wont be having that happen to us again this week! What does the grocery haul look like? Here is a picture: This time I think I got a pretty good picture. At […]

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