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13 Frugal Tips That Will Help Your Budget

  Are you struggling with spending too much money? Do you not have enough money in your budget to cover your monthly expenses? Fast, Effective Tips to Save Your Family Money Here are some of own personal tips that we do to save money. Make our own laundry soap. There are many different recipes online… Continue reading 13 Frugal Tips That Will Help Your Budget

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Aiming to please

“For am I now seeking the approval of man, or of God? Or am I trying to please man? If I were still trying to please man, I would not be a servant of Christ.” Galations 1:10 (NIV)  Who shall I serve?  Who am I aiming to please?   “No one can serve two masters. Either you… Continue reading Aiming to please

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Debt and a Frugal Mindset

The average American family has credit card debt of just over $16,000 and total overall debt of $132,000. What? That is crazy! I hate debt. We have no credit cards. We quit using them years ago.  We have no student loans either.  We do have a mortgage and I cannot wait until the day it… Continue reading Debt and a Frugal Mindset

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Living Virtuously: A Wife’s Complete Guide to Keeping Her Heart and Home

  “Love and marriage, love and marriage They go together like a horse and carriage This I tell you, brother You can’t have one without the other” This lyrics are infamous for almost anybody that lived through the 80’s and 90’s all because of the television sitcom, Married with Children.   Fun fact, did you know… Continue reading Living Virtuously: A Wife’s Complete Guide to Keeping Her Heart and Home

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Financial Fidelity and Frugality in Marriage

  Does your husband know how much you spend?   Do you as a couple hold each other accountable in finances?   Do you have seperate banking accounts? Money Problems in Marriage Money is the number one cause of divorce among Christian and non Christian couples.  Much of this is caused by financial infedility. So… Continue reading Financial Fidelity and Frugality in Marriage

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LIVING VIRTUOUSLY: Chapter 4 VIRTUOUS COMMITMENTS

Back when I first got married, I was working full time as a teacher.  I took a lot of pride in my job and devoted hours outside of work to my job.   It did not matter, I worked until late at night and through the entire weekend.  Even if my husband and I were together… Continue reading LIVING VIRTUOUSLY: Chapter 4 VIRTUOUS COMMITMENTS

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Save Money by Eating at Home

Americans Spend a Fortune The average American spends over $70,000 in their lifetime on dining outside of the home. And over 47% of Americans dine alone. The typical American spends $20 per meal eating out and does so on the average of 5.8 times per week. That is a lot of money for a country… Continue reading Save Money by Eating at Home

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Living Virtuously: A Wife’s Complete Guide to Keeping Her House and Home (Chapter 3 Study Questions)

  CHAPTER 3 VIRTUOUS CONVERSATION “Loose lips sink ships” How many times have you hear this phrase? I have heard this my entire life growing up from my family.  Gossip was one thing not tolerated by my mother and father. Unfortunately, that concept seem to have not sunk in until I was an adult. And… Continue reading Living Virtuously: A Wife’s Complete Guide to Keeping Her House and Home (Chapter 3 Study Questions)

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How to Completely Transform a Room Without Spending a Penny

  INSTANTLY TRANSFORM A ROOM Want a new look without spending a lot of time (or money)? Rearrange your furniture. Yes, it is that simple. And even better, it does not have to cost a cent. You might be surprised at what a big difference moving a few things around can do. It will feel like… Continue reading How to Completely Transform a Room Without Spending a Penny

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LIVING VIRTUOUSLY: A Wife’s Complete Guide to Keeping Her House and Home (CHAPTER 2 BOOK STUDY)

    Chapter 2 Book Study:  VIRTUOUS CONDUCT   This chapter touches many nerves as Erin dives deep into teaching us about modesty in both our actions and attitude. We learn that even if our actions or apparel may be considered modest,  that if we have an immodest heart that it is practically the same.… Continue reading LIVING VIRTUOUSLY: A Wife’s Complete Guide to Keeping Her House and Home (CHAPTER 2 BOOK STUDY)