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How Wednesday Nights Became Our Date Nights

Michael and I love to spend time together. We always crave a little something extra though. Not just watching tv together in the living room which is our normal go-to. But Wednesday Nights… Those are our nights. Well, what’s so special about Wednesdays? You would think, of all days to have a date night, why […]

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How my Blog Affects my Full Time Job

I started this whole blog thing only about a week ago. Since then I’ve been writing and writing and trying to develop more and more content so I can show my readers what it is that I want to do with frugal living tips, budgeting ideas, and money saving strategies. This has all been in […]

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Balancing Work and Life

Everywhere you turn you keep hearing about this Work Life Balance thing. From what I’ve read about it, there is supposed to be this shift everyday between what goes on at work and what goes on at home. What does your Work Life Balance look like? Let me tell you about a typical day for […]

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The World’s Pickiest Eaters

In this house, we have the world’s pickiest eaters! I will eat just about anything which means that I hardly have an opinion of what to eat (Yes, this almost makes me picky by default because I’m NOT picky, thus completely indecisive). Michael only eats plain cheeseburgers with french fries, chicken strips, rice-a-roni, and buffalo […]

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How to Set Goals

I am all about setting goals. I love goals. I love setting goals to create lists of goals… it’s really an odd cycle. I set goals for every month. I love the challenge of completing a “30 things in 30 days” goal list. This could almost be considered a “mini bucket list” But having so […]

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My Current Income

Why in the world would I want to post my current income? For a blog about budgeting, saving, and trying to reach a specific monetary goal, I wanted to be sure that you all know how much I currently make at my regular full time job. Blogging is what I use as a way for […]

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Why I Love Excel

I use Excel for EVERYTHING! I use it to sort data, analyze charts, create spreadsheets, templates and more. For work I use it for sign in sheets for events, to create my daily reports, to analyze show rates for different functions, etc. What else can you use it for? Budgeting. You can create a spreadsheet […]

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Building a Command Center

What is a Command Center? Have you ever seen those beautifully decorated homes on those home improvement shows? They usually show a house that’s been renovated with a great office for the husband that he can escape to once he’s home from his other office… wait a minute! What about an office to manage the […]

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