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Spring Family Update

I haven’t written in a while so I figured I would give a little family update on what’s been going on.  This winter has been pretty routine but there have been a couple of exciting things that happened. Ben turned 6 months old and has finally been sleeping a little better even though he’s still in our bed. He tries so hard to sit up on his own and crawl. This means…

How I Paid Almost Nothing for Christmas

And You Can Too! With Christmas right around the corner, I figured I would share some of my secrets on how I almost spent nothing out of my own pocket this Christmas.  Yes, that’s right, with the exception of a few items, most of the presents underneath our tree were bought with gift cards I got by doing surveys or using other passive ways of accruing income.  My husband and I do keep…

An Open Letter to the Upset Hillary Supporter

Donald Trump won the Presidency. Now Please Get Over it. Dear Hillary supporter, Donald Trump is the 45th president of the United States of America. Let that sink in. The people have spoken and Donald won. That is what this country ultimately chose and we are all in this country together. A lot of us, even some who voted for him, are probably a little nervous right now because this is the first president who…