Monthly Archives: February 2016

Shelter Pet FI

How Shelter Pets Have Changed Our Home

About 9 years ago our tiny Yorkie, Bo, was hit by a car and passed away. He was an ornery little thing but, we missed him. Soon after his passing I found a Yorkie mix at a shelter and thought he could fill the hole left in our family. I never imagined how this decision […]

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DIY Tissue Paper Pom-poms

Decorating for a party can be overwhelming as well as a drain on the ol’ checkbook. Well have I got a tip for y’all, tissue paper pom-poms! They are adorable, easy and inexpensive. These pom-poms are fun to make and don’t take any time at all. The supplies you need are 8 pk of Tissue […]

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How To Introduce Chores

Having 4 kids I can tell you I am a pro at starting kids at chores. I have had so many people ask, at what age do you start chores and how do you introduce chores? Well guys here is how I do it. I begin to nonchalantly mention things like lets pick up your toys […]

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My #1 Diet Success Secret Weapon

*This post contains affiliate links, which means if you click on the link, I may receive compensation.* I have tried a failed so many diets I can’t even keep count. Before starting this most recent diet I took a little time of reflection to ask myself, why I so often failed my weight loss goals? […]

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Door Knob FI

Updating Brass Door Knobs “on the Cheap”

*This post contains an affiliate link, which means if you click on the product link, I’ll receive compensation.* When we decided to do this huge remodel I knew we had to stretch our budget as far as possible. One of the easiest ways we saved was by updating the existing worn old brass door knobs “on the […]

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