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The Desires of Your Heart

When I was growing up, I had some big dreams that only God could make happen. When everything felt completely impossible, (like when the doctor told me at 18 that I was infertile. Or when my boyfriend of 4 years…
Homemade Greek Yogurt

Slow Cooker Greek Yogurt

Greek yogurt is a great source of protein and probiotics.  It’s thick and creamy even when made with skim milk.  The only problem is it can get expensive! A 48 ounce container from Costco is around $6, but I can…
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The Breakfast Cookie Formula

Thursday I showed you a yummy strawberry breakfast cookie recipe.  I’m the kind of girl who loves to experiment with new flavors and combinations. I use recipe formulas to do that.   I’m aware that there are people out there…
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Frugal Friday #11

rgIf you are new here, this is the day I share some of the frugal things I’ve done recently and then you share yours in the comments. the idea is to encourage and inspire each other. Happy Friday!  I’m so…
Strawberry Breakfast Cookies

Strawberry Breakfast Cookies

If you ever have a busy morning and wish there were somthing nutritious to grab and eat in the car on your way to wherever….these are for you.  They are mildly sweet and have a good amount of fiber and…
Frugal Friday

Frugal Friday #10

Happy Friday!!! If you are new here, this is the day I share some of the frugal things I’ve done recently and then you share yours in the comments. the idea is to encourage and inspire each other—not to make anyone…
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Peach Mint Iced Tea

We save a lot of money by drinking water instead of juice, milk, or soda.  I keep a pitcher of water full in the fridge so it’s cold and inviting.  Even then, sometimes, it’s nice to have something flavorful to…
Sweater farm

How to Fix Pilled Clothes

I’m cheap, I’ll admit it publicly.  I love getting a great deal on clothing and if you compliment my outfit I’ll say, “Thanks!  It only cost $5!” Or something equally embarrassing.  Most of the time I won’t even have the…
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The One Important Thing

If you could cut your grocery spending in half and remove all your debt payments, how would your life change? When I was a young bride with 3 small children, we asked ourselves that question.  We were struggling along on a…