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What’s Your Picture of Happiness?

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” ~Dalai Lama “If you could paint a picture of happiness, what would it look like?” A question asked by my husband last night. Many will ultimately jump to answering this by saying that something materialistic makes them happy. Deep down, they know thisContinue Reading “What’s Your Picture of Happiness?”

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Money Tips Every Couple Needs to Know

The way we earn, spend, and save money is a practical expression of our most fundamental beliefs. When our priorities are out of sync, money can become the great divide in an otherwise harmonious relationship. By working together toward financial freedom, money can cease being a source of conflict and become a way to expressContinue Reading “Money Tips Every Couple Needs to Know”

Finance/Money Travel

Summer Fun on a Budget

Summer is here, and military families all around the country are preparing for a busy season of BBQ’s,  kid’s activities and traveling. This can surely leave our wallet looking slim, and for many families, we don’t want to take too much summer activities away because of our budgets. So before you start scheduling all those funContinue Reading “Summer Fun on a Budget”

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We’re in This Together

The things that unite us are far more powerful than the differences that divide us. We are a community; every man, woman and child who has a family member serving his or her nation. We are united as one cohesive family even if we may never know the names, faces or stories of many ofContinue Reading “We’re in This Together”