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Money Saving Tips, Installment #3

  This week’s installment is regarding your utilities.   If you have read my blog for any length of time, you know that just over a year ago we moved to a newer, larger home with a pool…..our forever home! … Continue reading

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A Moment in God’s Word today….5/22/13

  This morning I was reading in Psalm 108, again a passage that I have read dozens of times, but this morning I saw it just a little bit differently. Psalm 108:1-6 My heart is steadfast, O God! I will … Continue reading

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Homemade Salsa (two recipes–salsa verde and roasted tomato salsa)

            Remember when I posted this a few days ago?   Well, I didn’t ever post the end results of this particular part of that yummy meal.   I just had a friend on Facebook … Continue reading

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A Moment in God’s Word today…..5/21/13

  Something that I have struggled with kind of all of my life, but most especially the past 12 years is being afraid of being abandoned by those who are never supposed to abandon me.   You see, I have … Continue reading

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Turkey and Bean Chili

    Tonight we are having Turkey and Black Bean chili for dinner over brown rice.   HOWEVER, the black beans that I had cooked a few days ago that were in the fridge were past their prime, and I … Continue reading

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Broccoli Slaw

Last week my honey and I had our annual wellness appointments and my blood pressure is up a little bit and while my overall cholesterol is down from last year, a couple of the numbers are up a little from … Continue reading

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Fruit Dip and impromptu parties

This past weekend (on Friday at 3 pm, to be exact :)) the kids came in and asked if they could have a party the next afternoon.   I told them that they would have to wait until Daddy got … Continue reading

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Money Saving Tips Installment #2

  Today’s money saving tip is inspired by all of the years that we had babies in the house.   The funny thing is that this is something that I had always said I would NEVER do!   Only took … Continue reading

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A Moment In God’s Word Today……5/14/13

  Let me start by saying that I love our pastor!  I love his teaching style, he takes the Bible verse by verse and just teaches straight from God’s word.  RARELY does he do topical sermons, he’s been teaching out … Continue reading

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Money Saving Tips Installment #1

  I realize that the above pictures may not make much sense alone, but by the time I finish this post, it should all come together 🙂   First, I’d like to share the reason for this post, and what … Continue reading

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