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Giving Back

  Being a part of the military has its benefits. Some businesses give discounts, free things, and every once in a while we are humbled when a stranger comes up and thanks us. These simple things that civilians do to show their appreciation for our service members and for us as spouses reminds me thatContinue Reading “Giving Back”

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So You’re Having a Baby?

Having a baby is one of the most nerve wrecking things that anyone can go through. We have to take care of a tiny little person… and still take care of the house, our other children (if we have others), maybe go back to work and still endure the ups and downs of military andContinue Reading “So You’re Having a Baby?”

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Natural Living?

What do you think of when you hear “natural living”? Do you imagine a 1970’s hippie wearing the tie dyed t-shirt with a peace sign on their bandana? Do you picture a modern family? There are so many different ways to live a “natural” life. More and more families are cloth diapering these days, “baby wearing,”Continue Reading “Natural Living?”

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Becoming Debt Free: Part 3

As I mentioned in the last part of this series, we aren’t going to become debt free overnight and it’s going to take some really hard work along with some sacrifice. Before you start working on Dave Ramsey’s “Baby Steps” (which we’ll get to in a minute), you want to write down your budget. WriteContinue Reading “Becoming Debt Free: Part 3”