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    50+ Things You Need in Your Vehicle!

    I learned to “Be Prepared” in Girl Scouts. Over the years, I’ve become quite adept at having what I, and others, need–in my vehicle (or purse!) I wanted to share a list of things in my vehicle to inspire you.…

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    5 Ways To Save Money Every Month

    Living off a single income as a family of 6 has been very challenging at times.  In the beginning we had to quickly make drastic changes to our lifestyle in order to support our family.  In my opinion, it has…

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    The Truth About Holistic Cleansing

    The word holistic can be pretty vague. You know it’s a good word … you know it’s healthy … you know it has something to do with, well, everything. But you’re not 100% clear. Cleansing, on the other hand, is…

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    Unplugging and Reconnecting

    I’ve just been inspired by this article:  What happens when mom unplugs teens for 6 months? Basically, she banned all computers, MP3 players, video game systems, cell phones, etc etc, for 6 months.  And to kickstart the whole experiment, they…

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    Shaking up home education

    It took me just over a year to shake the strict standardized style of education when I brought my kids home. Our homeschool days seemed so sterile, cold, rigid, and bland. I needed to draw out the adventure, intrigue, and…